The Ontario Brain Injury Association in collaboration with the Personal Injury Alliance (PIA Law) is pleased to announce the 2015 Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation!
These awards will be presented by the Ontario Brain Injury Association to recipients who have been selected by their peers for providing exceptional service to the brain injury community in the following six categories:
Date: Sunday, June 7, 2015
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Thomson, Rogers, as a proud member of PIA Law, is pleased to support MADD Canada's Strides for Change event.
Strides for Change is MADD Canada's annual walk/run. The annual 5 km walk/run supports Chapters and Community Leaders in their efforts to educate the public about the dangers of impaired driving and to help victims in their communities. The campaign is also an opportunity to keep safe and sober driving top of mind during the spring and summer months when the rate of impaired-related crashes are traditionally higher.
Bring your friends, family, and your co-workers.Enjoy a health and safety fair, kid’s zone, tribute and survivor area and much more both before and after the walk!
EARLY BIRD registration is now available until May 24th: www.StridesForChange.ca
PIA Law and MADD Canada | Working together to keep our roads safer for your loved ones.
Date: Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
This annual ABI community event aims to raise awareness of brain injury while bringing together professionals for an evening of entertainment.
Click on the following link to Purchase tickets online for the BIST/OBIA Mix & Mingle
To download a form click HERE.
For more information, please click on the following link: BIST/OBIA 11th Annual Mix & Mingle 2015.
Date: Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Location: The Carlu, 444 Yonge Street, Toronto
This conference will enable participants to:
- Discover the impact of the latest legal decisions on your rehabilitation practice.
- Increase awareness and understanding of the serious impact of an invisible injury.
- Discover emerging trends in the diagnosis and treatments of invisible injuries.
- Network with leaders in their field in an informal cocktail reception following the program.
Click on the following link to view the Practical Strategies Conference AGENDA
NRIO Breakfast Seminars - A Survivor's Perspective on Rehabilitation after a Catastrophic Brain Injury
Date: Friday, June 19, 2015
Time: 9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Location: Etobicoke Clinic, 59 Beaver Bend Crescent, Etobicoke, ON
Each spring, NRIO offers a series of Breakfast seminars to anyone involved in the field of Rehabilitation and Acquired Brain Injury. Speakers present on topics related to current issues facing professionals, families and survivors. Seminars are free of charge.
Leonard Kunka, partner at Thomson, Rogers, and Glenn Fincham, brain injury survivor, will be presenting "A Survivor's Perspective on Rehabilitation after a Catastrophic Brain Injury." A compelling and successful rehabilitation and legal journey.
The following highlights will be discussed:
- Immediate investigation;
- Instituting timely medical and rehabiliation treatment; and,
- Treatment supplemented by professional long-term medical and rehab brain injury programs.
Click on the following link to Register for NRIO Breakfast Seminars
For more information, please call Christine Romanenchuk at 416-231-4358 or email email@example.com
Date: November 11-13, 2015
Location: Sheraton on the Falls Hotel, 5875 Falls Avenue, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 3K7 (Across from the Rainbow Bridge)
Accommodations: For reservations click HERE (receive special convention rate by booking before OCTOBER 11, 2015).
Thomson, Rogers is proud to be the Diamond Sponsor of the 2015 Acquired Brain Injury Provincial Conference hosted by the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA) in collaboration with participating Community Associations.
This year's Conference theme is: "Innovate, Integrate, Motivate"
The conference curriculum will appeal to ABI rehabilitation professionals such as Case Managers, Legal Professionals, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Researchers, Speech and Language Pathologists and persons living with the effects of ABI.
The main conference includes 2 days of multi-disciplinary educational sessions as well as the following distinguished keynote speakers:
Dr. Herman Lukow II - Efficacy of an Intervention to Enhance Resilience
Dr. Heather Lee Kilty - The Therapeutic Use of Humour
Dr. Donald Stein - How Brain Injury Effects all Parts and Functions of the Body
Denis Morrice - Advocacy: It’s All About Connecting the Dots
For more information, please click on the following link: Acquired Brain Injury Provincial Conference 2015