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Bruce Stern in Tennessee: All Brain Injury is Serious

Posted in 10 Myths of Brain Injury, Brain Injury Events

On Monday, September 26, 2016, I had the pleasure of giving a presentation entitled “Dispelling the Myths of a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: All Traumatic Brain Injury is Serious.” My presentation addressed 10 myths surrounding Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, such as concussions are not serious, everyone recovers from mild TBI, mild TBI is not permanently disabling,… Continue Reading

North America Brain Injury Society holds its 28th Medical Legal Seminar in Tampa

Posted in Brain Injury Events, Brain Injury News

The North America Brain Injury Society (NABIS) held its 29th Medical Legal Traumatic Brain Injury Seminar to educate attorneys and assist them in better representing their clients. Medical and legal experts from around the United States presented at this three day conference held in Tampa, Florida. As one of the programs co-chairs, along with Ken… Continue Reading

Stern Delivers Two TBI Presentations

Posted in Brain Injury Events, Brain Injury FAQs, Brain Injury Resources & Links

This past week, I attended the American Association for Justice’s mid-winter convention in Palm Desert, California.  Besides my duties and responsibilities as Parliamentarian of AAJ, I was pleased to be invited to give a presentation at the Specialized Track: Concussion Crisis-Litigating Sports Injuries and TBI CLE program where I spoke on the topic of “Proving… Continue Reading

New York Court Upholds Use of Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Litigation

Posted in Brain Injury Events, Brain Injury Legislation, Brain Injury News

I was recently sent two Orders from the State of New York in which defendant’s motion to bar the introduction of diffusion tensor imaging was denied.  Here is a discussion of the first case with the second to follow. In the matter of Girgs v. Snapple Distribution Corp., Civil Court of the City of New… Continue Reading

Bruce Stern Invited to Speak at Trucking Collision Seminar

Posted in Brain Injury Events

The American Association for Justice Education’s Trucking Collision Seminar at the end of April provides the latest courtroom litigation strategies for representing victims of trucking collisions. A faculty of experienced trial lawyers and consultants will offer tools and tactics when representing victims and their families.

2014 World Congress on Brain Injury, March 19 – 22, 2014 in San Fransisco

Posted in Brain Injury Events

The World Congress is held biennially, and sponsored by the International Brain Injury Association. The IBIA World Congress is the largest gathering of international professionals working in the field of brain injury. Delegates are comprised of physicians, psychologists and neuropsychologists, therapists, social workers, nurses, case managers, legal professionals, advocates, and all others working in the field of brain injury. In 2012, over fourteen multi disciplinary professionals attended the Ninth World Congress held in Edinburg, Scotland.

North America Brain Injury Society 26th Legal Conference

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I just recently returned from New Orleans where the North America Brain Injury Society held its 26th legal conference on traumatic brain injury as well as its 11th medical conference on traumatic brain injury. As co-chair of the legal conference I was very pleased with the high quality of the speakers and their presentations.