Education and Awareness Events

SAVE THE DATE: MONDAY DECEMBER 12, 2022

Location: Ingleside Hotel and Conference Center / 2810 Gold Road, Waukesha, WI 53072

The Brain Injury Resource Center of Wisconsin is hosting the first annual Winter Conference and Christmas Celebration on Monday, December 12, 2022.  Our organization specializes in assisting families and survivors who are living life after brain injury.  Attendees will have an opportunity to obtain resources and information on a variety of topics. Topics range from being a Caregiver to Parenting after Brain Injury and so much more Online registration is coming soon!

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Plan for the Day (Timed Events)

Non-Alcoholic Beverages and Coffee Bar included with Events

Start TimeEnd TimeDescription
9:00
am
10:00 amDoors open at 9:00 am’ Check-In and Registration (Includes Light Morning Snack)
10:00 am12:00 nnCaregiver Workshop with Author and Guest Speaker Aimee Schmitt – each participant will receive a copy of Aimee’s new book  (Registration Required)
12:00 nn12:30 pmBREAK (Includes Light Meal Snack)
12:30 pm1:30 pmUnmasking Brain Injury “Mask” Performance  
1:30
pm
2:00 pmBrain Injury Survivor Skit  
2:00
pm
3:00 pmParenting After Brain Injury (My Parent Has a Brain Injury Book) (Registration Required) Bari Rieth (Leader)    Shari K (Assistant Leader)
3:00
pm
4:00 pmOpen Forum Support Group
4:00
pm
6:00 pmChristmas Celebration and close of Event (Registration Required)

Plan for the Day – Untimed Events (Manned Stations)

Non-Alcoholic Beverages and Coffee Bar included with Events

Start TimeEnd TimeDescription
9:00
am
4:00 pmUnmasking Brain Injury Creation Station Featuring Unmasking Brain Injury display
9:00
am
4:00 pmConcussion and Double Vision Awareness Station (Hands-on Station) Scott Daul (Leader)Katie Marshall (Assistant Leader)Sheri Krahn (Assistant Leader)
9:00
am
4:00 pmBIRC Gifts featuring items made by local brain injury survivors
9:00
am
4:00 pmTopic Tip Cards Table and Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center MSKTC Fact Sheets
9:00
am
4:00 pmTote Bag Program Display and Information
9:00
am
4:00 pmBrain Injury Identification Wallet Card Display and Information
9:00
am
4:00 pmDonation Station and Resource Facilitation Registration table
9:00
am
4:00 pmBaby Brain Recovery Study Recruitment (UW Madison)

Online Registration will be available starting October 18, 2022.

Note: All registered Resource Facilitation participants will also receive paper registrations for ease of use.