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Brain Injury Awareness Day Program Scheduled for Capital Hill

This year’s Brain Injury Awareness Day on Capitol Hill is set to take place on March, 17, 2010.  The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA)  will be unveiling their  2010 legislative agenda and encouraging the grassroots community along with state affiliates to participate in advocating for increased TBI Act appropriations, increased access to care, federal and state level concussion legislation, increased TBI research, military coverage of cognitive rehabilitation and caregiver assistance.

Below is the schedule of events for the day:

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM - Brain Injury Awareness Fair, First Floor Foyer of the Rayburn House Office Building

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM - Briefing: “From the Playground to the Pros: A Heads-Up on
Concussion”, Capitol Visitors Center – Congressional Meeting Room South

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM -  Reception Celebrating Brain Injury Awareness Month, First Floor Foyer of the Rayburn House Office Building

I look forward to seeing you in Washington D.C. on March 17th.

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