U of O
The Center on Brain Injury
Research & Training

Project Update 02/28/2012

On February 7, Roberta DePompei presented a statewide session titled,TBI: Beyond School Walls. Lon Thorburg presented on February 8 to TBI Team members. Lon's session was titled,Assistive Technology and TBI.

Looking ahead, the TBI Team has some exciting events planned that will bring the latest information in the world of TBI to Oregon and, through you, to the students we support. Speakers include Sue Hayes, Melissa Nowatzke, Laurie Ehlhardt-Powell, Deborah Ettel, Lyn Turkstra, and Tim Feeney. Please see the Team Training Calendar for more information.

Because of the important work the Team does in supporting students with TBI, CBIRT has added staff support for the TBI Team. CBIRT welcomes our new TBI Team Project Coordinator, Melissa Nowatzke.

CBIRT staff, Debbie Ettel, Melissa Nowatzke, Cathy Thomas, and Carol Dennis are on board to provide leadership, expertise, evidence-based training, and resources for the TBI Team in Oregon.