DVBIC brings together leading experts from the traumatic brain injury (TBI) field annually to provide multidisciplinary education events for health care providers involved in all aspects of TBI care, education and research for the military population. Most events are offered in person and virtually. Past events are summarized below.

Previous Events

2017 DCoE Summit

Sept. 19-21, 2017 – The online virtual event focused on advancements (or best practices) of psychological health or traumatic brain injury care with a connection to military health care.

2016 DCoE Summit

Sept. 13-15, 2016 – The 2016 Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Summit brought together health care professionals and academics to exchange knowledge on the State of the Science: Advances, Current Diagnostics and Treatments of Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury in Military Health Care.

2015 DCoE Summit

Sept. 9-11, 2015 – The DCoE Summit: Continuum of Care and Care Transitions in the Military Health System promoted a collaborative approach to meeting the psychological health and traumatic brain injury needs of today's service members, veterans and their beneficiaries in all treatment contexts and phases of recovery. Read more about the 2015 summit.

2014 TBI Global Synapse

Sept. 15-17, 2014 – Sessions addressed best practices in TBI assessment, diagnosis and treatment; innovative approaches to multidisciplinary care; management of comorbidities, including psychological health conditions; and successful reintegration strategies. Seven pre-recorded, on-demand sessions complemented the three-day live event. Audio recordings and slide presentations may be accessed below: