2017 AR Trauma Rehabilitation Conference

We welcome you to join us at the 2017 Trauma Rehabilitation Conference!  Conference details and registration information may be found below.

Conference Brochure

To register online, click here to open the registration page.

The conference program is printed below for screen readers:

The Arkansas Trauma Rehabilitation Program, Baptist Health Rehabilitation Institute, and NeuroRestorative Timber Ridge present the Arkansas Trauma Rehabilitation Conference 2017. This event will be held Thursday and Friday, May 18 and 19, 2017, at the Embassy Suites Hotel Little Rock.

This year’s conference features expanded, informative presentations by regional, national, and model system experts.

There will also be an exhibit hall featuring local, regional, and national vendors.

The program will focus on:

  • “The Art of Failing”
  • The Continuum of Care for Burn Trauma Patients
  • Neuroplasticity Following Brain Injury
  • Compassion Fatigue and Caregiver Burnout
  • Disability Rights and Law
  • Amputation Rehabilitation and Prosthetics
  • Issues in Ventilator Dependent Patients
  • Refusing Needed Treatment: Ethical Issues in Rehabilitation Medicine

9.5 Contact Hours/CEUs are pending approval for healthcare professionals.

The Arkansas Trauma Rehabilitation Program is pleased to offer this program at a low cost to participants to help fulfill its goal to disseminate and promote best practice information and support its adoption. This is accomplished by bringing together acute care providers, rehabilitation professionals, and other partners in the system of care for traumatically injured Arkansans.

BAPTIST HEALTH is an approved provider of continuing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


If you wish to pay by mail, please download and print the Mail-in Registration Form and mail it along with your credit card information or a check made payable to the Arkansas Spinal Cord Commission. Registration forms should be mailed to:

Arkansas Trauma Rehabilitation Program
1501 N. University Ave., Suite 400
Little Rock, AR 72207

For more information, contact us at (501) 683-0537 or atrp@arkansas.gov.