Brain Injury Association of Missouri

About Brain Injury Association of Missouri

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Brain Injury Association of Missouri has created 29 blog entries.

Contact Governor Parson to Save Lives, Prevent Brain Injuries and Save Tax Dollars

Contact Governor Parson to Save Lives, Prevent Brain Injuries and Save Tax Dollars The Missouri legislature passed House Bill (HB) 1963 that repeals the Missouri all-rider motorcycle helmet law. With a VETO of HB 1963 Governor Mike Parson can save lives, prevent brain injuries and save Missouri tax dollars. Please help maintain our current law. Contact Governor [...]

Give STL Day – Success!

Thank you to all supporters of the Brain Injury Association of Missouri (BIA-MO) who donated and cheered us on during Give STL Day on Thursday, May 7, 2020. Because of your help, more than $4,600 was raised during the 24-hour donation period. We also qualify for additional dollars from the day's sponsor, the St. Louis [...]

Giving Tuesday Now – Thank You!

             Thank you to all of our donors who supported the Brain Injury Association of Missouri during Giving Tuesday Now yesterday. Thanks to your generosity, we raised $950! Money raised yesterday will support Donald Danforth Jr. Wilderness Camp, help support education and advocacy, and support services, information and referrals for survivors [...]

Brain Injury Fact of the Day

Active Duty and Reserve Service Members are at high risk of sustaining a brain injury.  Since 2013, an average of 22,000 Service Members a year have sustained a brain injury from combat, training maneuvers, recreation and daily life. The majority of combat related brain injuries for service members are from blast injuries. Learn More #ChangeYourMindAboutBrainInjury  [...]

Survivor and Family Seminars

The Brain Injury Association of Missouri (BIA-MO) Survivor and Family Regional Seminars provide helpful information, practical suggestions and support for life with brain injury. Each year, regional Seminars are held in Southwest and Western Missouri in Spring and Eastern Missouri in October. Seminars are free, but registration is required. Western - Saturday, April 18, 2020 [...]

Sports Concussions: Facts, Fallacies and New Frontiers – Register Now!

Sports Concussions: Facts, Fallacies and New Frontiers Seminars The Brain Injury Association of Missouri (BIA-MO) Sports Concussions: Facts, Fallacies and New Frontiers Seminars are a professional development opportunity for youth sports team and school personnel to reduce the risk of concussions and improve concussion management protocols. Education is currently being held between February 6 and [...]