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Annual Conference: Neurobehavioural Rehabilitation

Cancellation Notice

Due to the current outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) Hamilton Health Science and the Conference Planning Committees are cancelling the 27th Annual Conference scheduled for April 30-May 1, 2020. We thank you for understanding. Please save the date for next year’s conference April 29-30, 2021. If you have already registered, your fees will be refunded.

Please contact June Ciampichini if you have any questions or concerns ( 905) 521-2100 Extension 40339 ciampich@hhsc.ca

The Annual Conference on Neurobehavioural Rehabilitation in Acquired Brain Injury is a highly regarded educational event attracting approximately 400 delegates from across the province, Canada and the United States each year. The conference brings together speakers, exhibitors and delegates from many professional backgrounds and provides opportunities for learning, networking and exchange of ideas.

This year marks the 27th annual conference focusing on innovation and technology in neurobehavioural rehabilitation. This conference is of interest to rehabilitation professionals working in acquired brain injury, physicians, psychologists, program planners, insurance and legal representatives and advocates. View our conference brochure.

Conference Date: April 30-May 1, 2020
Hamilton Convention Centre, 1 Summers Lane Hamilton, ON, L8P 4Y2
Call for Abstracts is now open! See form below to apply.

Link for delegate registration
Link for exhibitor and sponsor registration


There are several hotels within walking distance or a short drive of the conference site. Please call the hotels directly for conference rates:

Sheraton Hotel
116 King St. W.
905-529-5515 or 1-800-514-7101
*A limited number of rooms have been booked at the conference rate and are available on a first come first serve basis until April 3, 2020.

Staybridge Suites
Hamilton – Downtown
20 Caroline St. S., Hamilton, ON,
L8P 0B1
905-527-1001 or 1-877-600-8550


Thank you to all of our sponsors. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact June Ciampichini conference coordinator at (905) 521-2100 ext. 40339 or ciampich@hhsc.ca. View the sponsorship levels.

Thank you to our 2020 sponsors.

Exhibitor Information

Exhibit Space

  • Exhibitor space is available to agencies who wish to share information about their programs at the conference.
  • Exhibitor Registration includes the display area and one exhibitor registration.
  • Display area includes:8 ‘X 10’ space; draped table; one chair.
  • The exhibitor room has limited provision for electrical outlets.

Exhibitor Registration Fees

  • Early registration: $800
  • After April 15, 2020, $900

Important Dates

  • Online registration for exhibitors will open March 2 on a first come, first serve basis
  • Exhibitor set-up time is April 30, 2020

If you are interested in becoming an exhibitor, please contact June Ciampichini conference coordinator at (905) 521-2100 ext. 40339 or ciampich@hhsc.ca.

Call for Abstract Form

  • First Presenter Information

  • Second Presenter Information

  • Third Presenter Information

  • Abstract Information

  • Incomplete abstracts WILL NOT be considered for inclusion in the program. Include: 1. Background and aims 2. Methods 3. Conclusions
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.