Over 100 internationally recognized invited speakers will present the latest findings on the assessment, treatment, and future priorities in brain injury research and rehabilitation. In addition, multidisciplinary brain injury professionals can have their research considered for presentation through the peer-reviewed abstract process.
Congress attendees are comprised of rehabilitation physicians, psychiatrists, psychologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, speech pathologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, social workers, educators, nurses, case managers, advocates, legal professionals and all others committed to improving the outcome of adults and children with traumatic and non-traumatic brain injury.
From the Official Website:
"The 6th International Consensus Conference on Concussion in Sport will be held in Amsterdam, from 27 to 28 October 2022. The organizing federation for this Consensus Conference is the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The sponsoring federations are the IOC, Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), International Federation for Equestrian Sports (FEI), World Rugby (WR), International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF), and Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), with a separate Scientific Committee coordinating the program.
Concussions are in the spotlight more than ever. For this reason, the IOC, IIHF, FIFA, WR, FIA, and FEI have taken a lead role in organizing this Conference, together with an independent Scientific Group.
The purpose of the Conference is twofold. The first objective is to present a summary of new evidence-based summaries that span the spectrum of concussion, from definition to initial management, investigations, treatment, return to play protocols and prevention"