WE ARE: The Academy of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals (ASCIP) is an interdisciplinary organization dedicated to advancing the care of people with spinal cord injury/disorder (SCI/D).
WHO WILL BE THERE: The ASCIP educational conference and expo is a vital resource for Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, Behavioral Health Providers, Physicians, Spinal Cord Injury Nurses, and Occupational/Physical/Speech Therapists with the focus on spinal cord injury and disorder. Professionals attend the ASCIP conference for premium and diverse education, unmatched collaboration, and exposure to the most innovative products and solutions on the market that enrich the continuum of care for individuals with spinal cord injury/disorder.
WHY: The Educational Conference will focus on cutting edge and innovative strategies to promote and achieve successful outcomes following SCI/D. It is essential for the professionals working in SCI/D to stay current with recent advances and technology, and this conference will provide a venue to promote optimal quality of life as it relates to SCI/D medicine and rehabilitation.
TARGET AUDIENCE: ASCIP conference attendees include healthcare professionals representing a variety of specialties involved in the management of spinal cord injury/disorder (SCI/D). Over 700 professionals attended the 2016 Educational Conference & Expo.
2017 ATTENDEE PROFILE:
Formed in 1980 as a joint purchase program, the Alliance of Schools for Cooperative Insurance Programs (ASCIP) became a risk sharing pool in 1985. ASCIP is a non-profit public agency Joint Powers Authority (JPA) that provides liability, property, workers’ compensation, health benefits coverage and school construction insurance to public school districts, charter schools, community colleges, and subsidiary JPAs throughout the state of California.