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Exploring Brain Injuries training event – London – September 2020

Tuesday, 22nd September @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm

| £105
Exploring brain injuries training event

Another Brain Injury Group brain injury training event with a FREE first place for our members

Our popular traumatic brain injury training events return in 2020 with two all new agendas. Each day will cover a diverse range of topics, highly relevant to those supporting clients with a brain injury. Sessions include medical, rehabilitation and legal topics, presented by experts in their field.

Delegates at our brain injury training events have commented:

  • Excellent training on a very specific and relevant issue to our work
  • Very interesting with excellent, knowledgeable speakers
  • Informative, interesting – very well run course. Experts were specialists in their field and made the seminar very interesting.

Who is the Exploring Brain Injuries training event for?

Catastrophic injury lawyers (claimant and defendant), case managers, therapists and other professionals who support those who are affected by brain injury.

Accreditation from APIL Training (Litigator/Senior Litigator) applied for.

Agenda for this Exploring Brain Injuries training event

– Poor outcome following mild traumatic brain injury

Daniel Friedland, Consultant Neuropsychologist, Imperial Multi-Disciplinary TBI Team
This talk will focus on the reasons why some individuals make a poor recovery following a mild traumatic brain injury. This includes factors such as underestimating the severity of the traumatic brain injury, pain, psychiatric factors, disrupted sleep and fatigue. Symptom exaggeration also needs to be considered in these cases. The findings from diffusion tensor imaging will also be considered in this talk.

– Financial matters to consider for brain injured clients

Nick Martin, Nestor Financial Services
This session will provide an overview of all financial matters that should be considered when working with a client who has sustained a brain injury.

– Treating TBIs at the acute stage

Dr Amjid Mohammed, Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals
Brief outline of acute treatment for different brain injuries and how this has changed and improved over time.

– Working collaboratively – the defendants view

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  • Serious injury guide/Rehab Code
  • Disagreements over choice of case manager
  • Do’s and don’ts
  • Joint vs single instruction of case managers
  • How to resolve differences

– Frontal lobe injuries

Tracey Ryan-Morgan, Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist, Talis Consulting Limited
A fresh look at frontal lobe injuries, the impact of such injuries and prognosis.

– Neuro-imaging in 2020

Emer Macsweeney, Re:Cognition Health
The ability for imaging techniques to define the extent and type of brain injury continues to improve. This presentation reviews how diagnostic imaging can, assist in the understanding of the extent, location and type of brain injury and provide valuable information for rehabilitation.

Exploring Brain Injuries training event pricing

Member law firm first place free
Member law firm additional places £105 + VAT

Case managers, health and social care professionals and charities £105 + VAT
All other delegates £210 + VAT

Price includes refreshments, lunch and course materials which will be available to download.

Accredited by APIL Training (5 hours Litigator/Senior Litigator)

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Brain Injury Group brain injury Exploring Brain Injuries training event Sponsors

With thanks to Nestor Partnership – sponsors of our brain injury training programme

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Our partner in respect of financial and benefits advice is associate member, Nestor Partnership, an IFA that specialises in providing services to personal injury and clinical negligence legal practitioners and their clients.

With thanks to BLM – hosts of this Exploring Brain Injuries training event

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Our kind hosts for this event are BLM, a leading insurance risk and commercial law specialist with 843 lawyers and technical experts operating from 13 offices throughout the UK and Ireland. BLM work in 12 key markets: brokers; care; construction & property; general insurance; healthcare; leisure & hospitality; Lloyds & London market; manufacturing; public sector; retail; TMT; transportation & logistics

With thanks to Independent Living Solutions – joint sponsors of this Exploring Brain Injuries training event

ILS is a leading independently owned case management and rehabilitation company supporting catastrophically injured children and adults nationally. Experienced in specialist areas including Nursing, Neurological OT, Vocational Rehabilitation, Moving/Handling, Physiotherapy, OT for children, Posture Management and Speech and Language therapy.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, 22nd September
Time:
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
£105
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Venue

BLM
Plantation Place, Fenchurch Street
London, EC3M 3BL