• Brain Injury ISIG
  • Brain Injury

    BI-ISIG *Celebrating 30 years*

    CHAMPIONING HIGH STANDARDS IN BRAIN INJURY REHABILITATION / EDUCATION / RESEARCH

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    ABOUT THE BI-ISIG

    The ACRM Brain Injury Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group (BI-ISIG) promotes high standards of rehabilitation practice, education, and research among interdisciplinary professionals with common interests in brain injury.

    The BI-ISIG holds two meetings per year, one a mid-year spring meeting and the other, an annual fall meeting, which is held in conjunction with the ACRM Annual Conference, Progress in Rehabilitation Research.

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    “What does ACRM mean to YOU?"

    James Malec, PhD, FACRM
    Indiana University School of Medicine/Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana

     

    BI-ISIG NEWS

    Call for Nominations to the 2016-2018 BI-ISIG Executive Committee

    It is that time again to elect new members. Our Nominating committee, composed of Dr. Bogner, Chair-Elect, Dr. Bergquist, Member-at-Large, and Lance Trexler, Past Chair, is seeking nominations from the BI-ISIG membership for the 2016-2018 BI-ISIG Executive Committee.

    Please either volunteer yourself because you want to make a difference for the BI-ISIG and work with great BI-ISIG colleagues or nominate one of those great BI-ISIG members you respect to lead our esteemed organization.

    The committee will accept nominations through 23 April 2016.  Please direct questions and nominations to Dr. Lance Trexler.

     

    2016 Early Career Travel Scholarship Recipients Selected

    The BI-ISIG is pleased to announce the 2016 Early Career Travel Scholarship recipients. We would like to thank everyone who applied for a scholarship and congratulate those of you who were selected this year. We are confident that all three recipients will make an invaluable contribution during the Mid-Year-Meeting. This year's recipients are:

    Maria Kajankova, PhD
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    Shital Pavawalla, PhD, ABPP-CN
    Sutter Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

    Emily Nalder, PhD
    Rotman Research Institute, University of Toronto

     

    CLICK to View SPRING 2016 IssueMoving Ahead

    This semi-annual newsletter of the ACRM BI-ISIG, reports the news, updates, progress, and opportunities that spring from the group’s many task forces and dedicated members.

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    BI-ISIG MEMBER BENEFITS

    • Moving Ahead semi-annual newsletter
    • BI-ISIG Task Forces
    • Continuing education
    • Opportunity to plan educational courses for the ACRM annual conference
    • Development of position papers
    • Joint research opportunities

     

    BI-ISIG EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

    Chair Donna Langenbahn, PhD, FACRM
    Rusk Rehabilitation, NYU Langone Medical Center
    New York, NY
    Past Chair Lance E. Trexler, PhD, HSPP, FACRM
    Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana
    Indianapolis, IN
    Chair-Elect Jennifer Bogner, PhD, ABPP-Rp, FACRM
    Ohio Valley Center for Brain Injury Rehabilitation and Prevention, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Columbus, OH
    Treasurer Alan Weintraub, MD
    Craig Hospital
    Englewood, CO
    Secretary Karen McCulloch, PT, PhD, MS, NCS
    UNC Chapel Hill
    Hillsborough, NC
    Early Career Officer Monique Pappadis, PhD
    University of Texas Medical Branch – Galveston
    Galveston, TX
    International Networking Liaison (Ex-Officio) Kristine Kingsley, PsyD, ABPP-Rp
    Rusk Rehabilitation, NYU Langone Medical Center
    New York, NY
    Communications Officer Kristine Kingsley, PsyD, ABPP-Rp
    Rusk Rehabilitation, NYU Langone Medical Center
    New York, NY
    Program/Awards Officer Dawn Neumann, PhD
    Indiana University School of Medicine
    Indianapolis, IN