Health Care Event Calendar
TBI Grand Rounds - "Agitation and Behavior Management"
- Tue, August 14, 2012 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
- Eccles Health Sciences Education Building - Room 1730
- University of Utah Health Care (Google Map Link)
- City, State, Zip
- Salt Lake City, UT 84132
- Shelley Carty
Dr. John Speed, M.B.B.S., Medical Director, Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Program, will present "Agitation and Behavior Management". Also presenting is Justin MacKenzie, Ph.D. and Michelle Dinchecco , Mot, Otr/L. Tonight's focus will be the causes, assessment, and management of agitation after a brain injury. A framework for understanding agitation/irritability during rehab will be discussed and common interventions, focusing primarily on behavioral management techniques will be presented. Experts will also discuss the role of education on therapeutic management of agitation and how to educate family members on managing agitation in their own family member. Healthcare professionals who work with TbI or those interested in learning more about agitation and behavior management with brain injury patients are invited to attend.
Welcome to session 3 of our 4 part summer grand round series featuring Traumatic Brain Injury.
This course is approved for 2 UPTA CEU's. This course meets the requirement for 2 NBCOT PDUs.
To register, please call 801-581-2885 or email email@example.com.
The course is free to University of Utah employees and University of Utah fulltime students. There is a $10 fee for all others that wish to attend. If paying by check, please make checks payable to University of Utah Education Fund. Payment will be taken the night of the event.
Light refreshments will be provided.