Purpose of the Conference
This conference will provide education, resources and networking for brain injured survivors, family members/ caregivers, military/veterans, healthcare professionals/ clinicians, educators, students and general public. Includes educational sessions, healthcare exhibitor fair, raffle and food service.
About the Planning Committee
BRIDGES, Inc, a Northern Kentucky Brain Injury Support Group, is the organizer of the annual NKY TBI Conference. The planning committee consists of brain injured survivors, family members and professionals from several community organizations - Boone County School Systems, BRIDGES, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Gateway Rehabilitation Hospital, HealthSouth of Northern Kentucky, Neuro-Restorative, Thomas More College, St. Elizabeth Medical Center and Xavier University.
How conference proceeds are used
Proceeds from the conference are used to fund BRIDGES' helmet giveaway program and other educational services. Since 2010, over 4,000 FREE helmets have been fitted and distributed to children and adults to promote brain injury awareness, education and prevention.