MINNEAPOLIS -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The world’s leading scientific experts in the field of traumatic brain injury will meet on March 6-7, 2013 in Washington, DC for the 3rd Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference, hosted by Arrowhead Publishers.
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and disability in the United States and around the world. In the US alone, an estimated 1.7 million people sustain a traumatic brain injury every year and over 30 percent of all reported injury-related deaths list TBI as a contributing factor. The intent of this conference is to provide attendees with a holistic perspective on the diagnosis, treatment and outcomes associated with traumatic brain injury.
In order to better understand how best to achieve the goal of bringing new therapies to market for TBI, speakers will be presenting novel research in the following areas:
The need for consensus on these key subject areas will drive lively and enlightening discussions.
The two day conference will feature a wide range of TBI experts from academia, industry, military and government. Some of the featured speakers include:
More than thirty experts in the field will be participating in plenary and panel sessions at this dynamic event. Please visit www.tbiconference.com for the full list of speakers, agenda, and information on how to register to attend.