Neuro Rehab Symposium

Saturday, May 13, 2017
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Covenant HealthCare Mackinaw, 5400 Mackinaw Road, Saginaw - Lower Level Conference Room

Registration:
To register for this symposium, please visit the symposium's EventBrite page here and click "Tickets."

Agenda:

  • 7:30 - 7:55 am: Registration
  • 8:00 - 9:00 am: Concussion Management; William MacInnes, PhD
  • 9:00 - 10:00 am: Treatment Options of Brain Tumors; Frank Schinco, MD
  • 10:00 - 10:15: Break
  • 10:15 - 11:15 am: Cognitive Therapy; Amy J. Waite, MA/CCC-SLP
  • 11:15 am - 12:15 pm: Pain Management for the Patient with a Brain Injury; Babu L. Nahata, MD
  • 12:15 - 12:45 pm: Lunch
  • 12:45 - 1:45 pm: Management of Agitation; Cathy Campbell, MS, RN, CRRN, and Mary Gembrowski, OTRL
  • 1:45 - 2:15 pm: Self-Advocacy/BI Resources; Jennifer Niec, LMSW, CBIS
  • 2:15 - 2:30 pm: Break
  • 2:30 - 3:15 pm: Return to School, Home, Community, Driving; Stacy Krueger, MS, OTR/L, C/NDT
  • 3:15 - 3:45 pm: Patient Perspective; William Foster
  • 3:45 - 4:00 pm: Evaluation

Materials:

Outcome:
Participant will learn how to treat the whole patient with a brain injury including post-concussion syndrome, treatment options of brain tumors, cognitive therapy, management of agitation and pain management as well as self-advocacy/BI resources and when patient may return to school, home, community and driving.

Contact Hours:
6.5 nursing contact hours and 6.0 social work CEUs pending will be awarded to participants who attend the entire activity and complete an activity evaluation.

Course Costs:

  • Covenant HealthCare Employee/Critical Access Employee: $25
  • Kindred Healthcare Employee: $75
  • Student/Retiree: $50
  • Other: $90

For more information, please see the symposium brochure here. If you have questions, please call Kathy Bocade at (989) 583-6414.