State of the Science Summit:
Diagnosis of Trauma-Related Brain Disorders

September 12-13, 2018  –  Silver Spring, MD

Agenda – 2018 State of the Science Summit

Day 1: September 12, 2018

Time Topic Format
7:30 – 8:15 am Arrivals, Registration, APP Setup & Breakfast
8:15 – 8:45 am Diagnosing Brain Trauma Today Audience Engagement and
Market Research
8:45 – 9:15 am Welcome
– Cohen Veterans Bioscience
– Veterans Health Administration
– Bush Institute
Introductions
9:15 – 9:45 am What is a Disease Taxonomy? Keynote
9:45 – 10:15 am Break
10:15 – 10:45 am Deconstructing the Prazosin Study: Lessons Learned Fireside Chat
10:45 – 11:15 am Surprising Insights: Non-Symptomatic Driven Discovery Case Study
11:15 am – 12:00 pm R&D Landscape Landscape & Industry Needs
Innovative Funding
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 – 3:00 pm Rationale for & impact of a new taxonomy

  1. DSM
  2. ICD
  3. RDoC
  4. HiTOP
  5. ACRM
  6. NC-PTSD
 Moderated Discussion/Q&A
3:00 – 3:30 pm Breakout Directions  Transition & Break
3:30 – 5:30 pm State of the Science – Domain Expertise Breakouts

Seven separate breakouts each made up of attendees with topical expertise/interest.

Summaries as pre-reads

Engaging all rooms in a central chat – ARS integration

5:30 pm Adjourn
6:30 pm Dinner

Day 2: September 13, 2018

Time Topic Format
7:30 – 8:15 am Arrivals & Breakfast
8:15 – 8:45 am Review of Day 1 Breakouts Data Blitz & Discussion
8:45 – 9:15 am Welcome to the BRAIN Commons Presentation with Q&A
9:15 – 10:45 am Application of Big Data Analytics and Modeling in Trauma-Related Brain Disorders Presentation & Moderated Debate
10:45 – 11:15 am Break
11:15 am – 12:15 pm Real World Evidence: Integration of Research into Practice Clinical Presentation
12:15 – 3:00 pm Working Lunch & Breakouts Cross-Disciplinary Groups
3:00 – 3:30 pm Diagnosing Brain Trauma Tomorrow: Polling Up-Voting Working Groups
3:30 pm Adjourn

Next State of the Science Summit: Summer 2019, Washington D.C.