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Advocate for Brain Injury Awareness on March 2210-Mar-2017

Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Greater Kansas City is honored to sponsor an advocacy day in Topeka on March 22nd. Please join us for this free event at the Capitol Rotunda and have your vo.. Read More...

BIA Family and Survivor Seminar - KC10-Mar-2017

The Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Greater Kansas City is pleased to continue our collaboration with the Brain Injury Association of Missouri by offering an annual seminar for survivors of bra.. Read More...

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month01-Mar-2017

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month! A brain injury can happen anytime, anywhere to anyone. Brain injuries do not discriminate. Did you know that 2.5 million children and adults will sustain a t.. Read More...

Social Isolation Research24-Feb-2017

Sarah Shadi, a Ph.D. student in the APA-accredited clinical psychology program from Alliant International University, is currently conducting research in an attempt to understand feelings of socia.. Read More...

Registration Open - 9th Annual Beyond Rehab: Succeeding At Life Professional Conference19-Jan-2017

Please join us March 30th - March 31st for our 9th annual Beyond Rehab: Succeeding at Life conference for professionals working in the field of rehabilitation/brain injury. This year's theme, "35t.. Read More...

BIAKS Brings Home Awards07-Dec-2016

The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) awarded Robin Abramowitz, Executive Director of the Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Greater Kansas City (BIAKS), the State Association Leaders.. Read More...

ABLE Accounts, Trusts, Financial and Benefits Planning18-Oct-2016

Heard about ABLE Accounts, but not quite sure what they are or if you are eligible? ABLE Accounts are tax-advantaged savings accounts for individuals with disabilities and their families, created .. Read More...

NIDILRR Seeking Input to Guide Strategic Planning18-Oct-2016

Administration for Community Living’s National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) is seeking comments and will be hosting several listening sessio.. Read More...

BIAKS on KCTV-5 News19-Sep-2016

BIAKS Board Member Chad Myers spoke about the NFL rule requiring players be taken off the field after a hit:To see his interview, please click here: (http://www.kctv5.com/story/33114512/kansas-cit.. Read More...

Free Webcast - TBI, Aging and Disability14-Jul-2016

This pre-recorded webcast is intended for healthcare professionals who want to learn about traumatic brain injury (TBI), why it is important to know a client’s lifetime history of TBI, how n.. Read More...

Community Support Group at Meadowbrook Rehabilitation Hospital11-May-2016

The traumatic brain injury program at Meadowbrook Rehabilitation Hospital is opening up their Support Group meetings to the community and invites you to join them the second Saturday of each month.. Read More...

Dr. Terrie Price Named as BIAKS 2016 Leadership in Brain Injury Awardee11-May-2016

The Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Greater Kansas City (BIAKS) has named Terrie Price, PhD, ABPP as this year’s recipient of the Leadership Award in Brain Injury. Dr. Price is t.. Read More...

Mount Sinai Hospital Seeking Older Adults for Exploratory Study11-May-2016

The Brain Injury Research Center of Mount Sinai Hospital, located in New York City, conducts studies aimed at addressing the challenges of living with traumatic brain injury. They are interes.. Read More...

New CDC Heads Up Fact Sheet on Playground Safety11-May-2016

Playgrounds provide an important opportunity for children to have fun, explore, and grow. Children learn through play and need opportunities to take risks, test their limits, and learn new skills thro.. Read More...

CTE and PCS Fact Sheet14-Jan-2016

There has been a lot of media attention on the prevalence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) among professional athletes and those who have sustained repeated concussions. According to curr.. Read More...

Concussion movie event11-Jan-2016

Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Greater Kansas City invites you to a private screening of Sony's movie, “Concussion” starring Will Smith as Bennett Omalu, M.D., the pathologist .. Read More...

Federal TBI Program Will Move to Administration for Community Living18-Sep-2015

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Burwell will relocate the Federal Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) State Grant Program from the Health Resources and Services Admini.. Read More...

Study on Social Media Use and Traumatic Brain Injury18-Sep-2015

You are invited to participate in a study of how persons with brain injuries use online social networking sites like Facebook. You are eligible to participate if you are at least 18 years of age, .. Read More...

Participants Needed - University of Wisconsin Conducting Balance and Walking Study26-Jun-2015

The Tactile Communication and Neuro Rehabilitation Laboratory at the University of Wisconsin, Madison is currently conducting a study to improve balance and walking for people with mild or moderat.. Read More...

Military Caregiver Study09-Mar-2015

The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center of the Walter Reed National Military Center is actively recruiting service members and their families for studies designed to inform Congress on the im.. Read More...

Survey for Families of Children with TBI13-Aug-2014

Join other parents in helping children with brain injury sleep better! Researchers at the University of Washington are conducting a study aimed at parents of children *less than 16 years of age* and .. Read More...

BIAKS Video24-Feb-2012

In honor of Brain Injury Awareness Month coming up in March, BIAKS is pleased to present our new video produced by KC Creative. Meet some of the BIAKS staff, learn more about our mission, and hear one.. Read More...

New Address25-Aug-2011

We're Moving! Effective Thursday, August 25, our new address will be: 6701 W. 64th St., Suite 120 Overland Park, KS 66202 Our phone number will stay the same, and we will still be in .. Read More...

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