The 41st annual Williamsburg Brain Injury Rehabilitation Conference is pleased to announce three different presentation opportunities – breakout presentations, oral presentations, and poster presentations. The multiple presentation formats provide an extensive discussion forum for researchers and practitioners in the field of rehabilitation. Preferred topics of interest include innovative rehabilitation techniques and interventions, innovative clinical programs, and clinical research studies. The peer review process will give preference to presentations that include or are based upon empirical information. Applicants may submit multiple presentations for consideration. All presenters must register for the conference.
The deadline for presentation submission was November 30, 2016. Applicants will be notified by email of their application status by December 15, 2016. Accepted applicants will receive a follow-up email detailing additional steps for registration and presentation.
The 2017 call for Breakout Presentations is CLOSED.
Breakout presentations provide an in-depth discussion opportunity on a wide variety of rehabilitation techniques and interventions. Presenters will be scheduled for 60 minutes, with 5-10 minutes reserved for audience questions. The title and primary presenters (maximum two) will be publicized on the web site and printed in the final conference program. Primary presenters (maximum two) will be granted a one-night hotel stay and $50 discount on the two-day conference registration fee. Breakout presentations will occur on Thursday, May 4, 2017.
The 2017 call for Oral Presentations is CLOSED.
Oral presentations offer an excellent opportunity for a targeted discussion innovative research studies and clinical programs, as well as other practical rehabilitation topics. Presenters will be scheduled for 30 minutes, including 5 minutes for questions and answers. The title and primary author only of accepted presentations will be publicized on the web site and printed in the final conference program. Selected primary author invited to present will be granted a $25 discount on the two-day conference registration fee. Oral presentations will occur on Friday, May 5, 2017.
NEW! The 2017 call for Poster Presentations is CLOSED.
The Williamsburg Planning Committee is pleased to announce the addition of a poster session in 2017, which will replace the rapid podium presentations. In addition to established clinicians and researchers, the poster presentation is an excellent opportunity for fellows and students to display their work and to network with other rehabilitation professionals.
The poster session will take place during the Thursday evening social and cocktail event from 5:00-6:30pm, Thursday May 4, 2017. One presenter should be present to discuss their poster during this time. The title and primary author only of accepted posters will be publicized on the web site and printed in the final conference program. Maximum poster size is 36”x48” and two posters will be presented on each board 4’x8’ board.
Questions about submissions should be sent to us at WilliamsburgTBIconference@gmail.com