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Defining Moments in Brain Injury Conference

Portland, ME | September 27-28, 2023

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Conference Brochure  l  Session Descriptions  l  Preconference Workshop Flyer

Join us on September 27-28, 2023 at the 14th annual “Defining Moments in Brain Injury” conference, the premier conference centered on brain injury research, treatment, and resources in Maine. 

Location: Holiday Inn by the Bay, 88 Spring Street, Portland, Maine 04101

Preconference workshop on Concussion Symptoms, Assessments, and Treatment

September 27, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

  • Preconference Workshop Flyer
  • Who should attend: pediatricians, physicians, physician assistants, nurses, school nurses, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, athletic trainers, and anyone involved in the care of brain injury survivors.
  • CME and ACBIS CE credits are available (see flyer for more details).
  • Registration fee: $125. Click here to register. 

Note: The preconference workshop has a separate registration fee from the conference.

Defining Moments in Brain Injury Conference

September 28, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

  • Conference Brochure
  • Session Descriptions
  • ACBIS, CCMC, NASW, and Maine Psychologist CE credits are available. 
  • Who Should Attend: Brain injury survivors, family and friends of brain injury survivors, social workers, case managers, Certified Brain Injury Specialists, mental health clinicians, psychologists, nurses, physicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists, pediatricians, physician assistants, school nurses, nurse practitioners, students, and anyone involved in the care of brain injury survivors.
  • Registration fees 
    • Brain Injury Survivors, Family, and Students: $70. Click here to register.
    • Brain Injury Professionals: $155 conference, $255 pre-conference workshop and conference. Click here to register.

Note: The preconference and conference have separate registration fees.

Hotel Reservations

We have a discounted rate of $230/$240+ (dependent on room type) per night available to BIAA-Maine Conference attendees. This discounted rate is valid until August 28, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. ET. To make your reservation at the discounted rate, call 800-345-5050 and identify yourself as part of BIAA.

BIAA-Maine gratefully acknowledges partial support for the BIAA-Maine “Defining Moments in Brain Injury” Conference from the Administration for Community Living (ACL), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under Grant #90TBSG0065-01-00.

Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting? Click here for more information or email Laura Ksycewski at

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