Webinar on Coma Patient Day | Fundacja Ewy Błaszczyk Akogo?

Webinar on Coma Patient Day

On April 18th, 2023, Coma Patient's Day falls, as part of this year's celebrations, the theme of which is the issue of communication, we would like to invite you to a webinar addressed to specialists and staff dedicated to this topic.

Specialists from all over Poland will deliver papers:
- dr Roman Olejniczak (Klinika Neurorehabilitacji, Wrocław) Craniofacial stimulation to improve the correlation of oculomotor muscles for improved communication using the C-Eye device
- dr Stanisław Maksymowicz (University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn) - Passing unfavorable information to patients' families
- dr Bartosz Kunka (AssisTech, sp. z o.o.) Eyes open to communication: how C-Eye (Cyber-Eye) helps medical staff in contact with the patient
- dr Paulina Wójcik-Topór (PCRF "Votum", Jagiellonian University, Krakow) Supporting the communication process in patients after craniocerebral trauma in a state of minimal consciousness

We also plan to play recordings of lectures delivered by foreign experts, prepared especially for this event:

Invited guests:
Steven Laureys (neurologist, University of Liege), DaiWai Olson (nurse, UT Southwestern), Claude Hemphill (neurologist, University of California San Francisco), Olivia Gosseries (coma scientist, University of Liege), Kerri S. Kim (University of Illinois, Chicago)

Meeting schedule:
1. Papers of Polish speakers
2. Discussion
3. Playing the papers of foreign guests with Polish subtitles.
4. Discussion

The webinar starts at 20.00, in addition to papers, we anticipate a discussion with speakers and invited guests

run by Katarzyna Kasica („Akogo?" Foundation) and dr hab. Marek Binder (Jagiellonian University, Krakow).

The event will end around 22.30.

Best regards,
The organizers of the World Coma Day in Poland