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Thursday, June 15, 2017
7:30am to 8:30am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30am to 8:50am Welcome and Announcements

Mel Glenn, MD

8:50am to 9:30am Wellness Groups and Motivational Interviewing in the Continuum of Neurorehabilitation

Elizabeth P. Frates, MD

9:30am to 9:40am Q&A with Dr. Frates
9:40am to 9:45am Transition to Breakouts
9:45am to 10:35am Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 1A-1C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

1A The Etiology of Post-Concussion Symptoms after Mild TBI: A Biopsychosocial Model
Grant Iverson, PhD
1B Electrical Stimulation for Function and Restoration after Stroke
John Chae, MD
1C Stem Cell Approaches to Investigating and Treating SCI 
Yang (Ted) Teng, MD, PhD

10:35am to 11:05am Break (refreshments provided)
11:05am to 11:55am Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 2A-2C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

2A Advances in the Management of Post-Concussion Symptoms after Mild TBI
Grant Iverson, PhD
2B Post-Stroke Shoulder Pain
John Chae, MD
2C Aging with SCI 
Sunil Sabharwal, MD

11:55am to 12:00pm Transition to General Session Room
12:00pm to 12:40pm Harnessing the Placebo Effect for Improved Outcomes

M. Alexis Iaccarino, MD

12:40pm to 12:50pm Q&A with Dr. Iaccarino
12:50pm to 2:00pm Lunch Buffet (provided)
2:00pm to 2:50pm Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 3A-3C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

3A Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
Ross Zafonte, DO
3B Addressing the Challenges of Early Mobilization of the Stroke Patient in the ICU
Nicole Mazwi, MD
3C Cardiopulmonary Issues after SCI: 2017 Update
Sunil Sabharwal, MD

2:50pm to 2:55pm Transition
2:55pm to 3:45pm Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 4A-4C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

4A Are You Accounting for Neuroendocrine Disorders after TBI?
Seth Herman, MD
4B Exercise for Patients with Parkinson'’s Disease
Ronald Hirschberg, MD
4C Brain-Computer Interfaces
Leigh Hochberg, MD, PhD

3:45pm to 4:15pm Break (refreshments provided)
4:15pm to 5:05pm Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 5A-5C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

5A Vestibular Rehabilitation following TBI
Kathryn MacDonald, PT, DPT
5B Constraint-Induced Language Therapy
Marianne Savastano, MS, CCC-SLP
5C Recovery Trials in SCI
Shanker Nesathurai, MD

Friday, June 16, 2017
7:30am to 8:30am Continental Breakfast
8:30am to 9:10am TMS and tDCS to Facilitate Recovery in Disorders of the Central Nervous System

Felipe Fregni, MD, PhD and Leon Morales-Quezada, MD, PhD

9:10am to 9:20am Q&A with Dr. Fregni and Dr. Morales-Quezada
9:20am to 9:25am Transition to Breakouts
9:25am to 10:15am Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 6A-6C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

6A The Benefits of Music Therapy in Neurorehabilitation
Brian Harris, MA, MT-BC, NMT/F
6B Phenol and Botulinum Toxin after Stroke and Neurodegenerative Disease
Mel Glenn, MD
6C Functional Electrical Stimulation for Exercise after SCI
J. Andrew Taylor, PhD

10:15am to 10:45am Break (refreshments provided)
10:45am to 11:35am Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 7A-7C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

7A Helping Survivors to Build Their "New Normal" after TBI
Christopher Carter, PsyD
7B Robotics in Rehabilitation following Stroke
Paolo Bonato, PhD
7C Sports and Exercise for People with SCI
Cheri Blauwet, MD

11:35am to 11:40am Transition to General Session Room
11:40am to 12:20pm Meeting the Evolving Needs of the Caregiver

Marilyn Spivack and Christopher Carter, PsyD

12:20pm to 12:40pm Q&A with Ms. Spivack and Dr. Carter
12:40pm to 2:00pm Lunch Buffet (provided)
2:00pm to 2:50pm Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 8A-8C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

8A Evaluation and Management of Patients with Disorders of Consciousness: State of the Science
Joseph Giacino, PhD
8B Challenges in the Rehabilitation of the Young Patient with Stroke
Randie Black-Schaffer, MD
8C Upper Extremity Surgery in Tetraplegia
Chaitanya Mudgal, MD

2:50pm to 2:55pm Transition
2:55pm to 3:45pm Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 9A-9C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

9A Rehabilitation of Visual Disorders after Stroke
Kevin Houston, OD
9B Treating the Patient with CNS Lyme Disease and Other Tick-Borne Illness
Nevena Zubcevik, DO
9C Sexuality after SCI
Marcalee Sipski Alexander, MD

3:45pm to 4:15pm Break (refreshments provided)
4:15pm to 5:05pm Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 10A-10C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

10A Functional Neuroimaging in Disorders of Consciousness
Yelena Guller Bodien, PhD
10B Social Cognition and Affective Processing in Neurodegenerative Disease
Brad Dickerson, MD
10C Restoring Ambulation Post-SCI and the Impact of Technology
Marcalee Sipski Alexander, MD

Saturday, June 17, 2017
7:30am to 8:30am Continental Breakfast
8:30am to 9:10am Integrative Medicine Approaches in Neurorehabilitation

Ariana Vora, MD

9:10am to 9:20am Q&A with Dr. Vora
9:20am to 9:25am Transition to Breakouts
9:25am to 10:15am Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 11A-11C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

11A Psychopharmacologic Approaches to Attention, Alertness, and Initiation after Brain Injury
Mel Glenn, MD
11B Current and Future Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease
Jonathan Jackson, PhD
11C Bone Health after SCI: Monitoring, Management, and Potential Therapies
Rajiv Gupta, MD

10:15am to 10:45am Break (refreshments provided)
10:50am to 11:40am Case-Based and Interactive Breakout Sessions 12A-12C

Each of these sessions includes 10 minutes of Q&A

12A Psychopharmacologic Approaches to Affective Disorders and Executive Dysfunction after Brain Injury
Mel Glenn, MD
12B The Rehabilitation of Spatial Neglect following Stroke
Yong-Tae Lee, MD
12C Using Targeted Neuroplasticity to Enhance Rehabilitation after SCI
Jonathan Wolpaw, MD

11:40am to 11:45am Transition to General Session Room
11:45am to 12:25pm The Postacute Continuum of Care: Where Are We Heading?

Randie Black-Schaffer, MD

12:25pm to 12:35pm Q&A with Dr. Black-Schaffer
12:35pm to 12:45pm Closing Remarks

Mel Glenn, MD