The 2018 BIAOH Annual Meeting

The 2018 BIAOH Annual Meeting of the Membership took place on November 8, 2018 at the Main Library building in Columbus, Ohio. We were pleased to present information about what BIAOH has accomplished in the past years and what we hope to accomplish in 2019. Thanks to our members who support BIAOH and to all who were able to attend the meeting.

Click here to see the power point presentation from the Annual Meeting.

Welcome Our New Board of Trustees

We are pleased to announce our new Board of Trustees following our first election after coming out of emergency status. Please welcome:

Stephanie Ramsey, President

Emily Smith, 1st VP

Kim Bergstrom, 2nd VP

Jacqueline Stanton, Secretary

Laura Holtsberry, Kedar Hiremath, Christine Koterba, Jonathan Pedrick, Melissa Volk and Greg Wagner, Members-at-Large

Concussion Care For Children and Adolescents: New Recommendations

The Harvard Health Blog reviews the new recommendations for concussion care for children and adolescents. To see the article by Clare McCarthy, MD for an overview of the new recommendations simply click on the title of this post!

Brain Science To Improve Your Relationships - Harvard Health Blog

On the surface, your own brain may be your furthest consideration when you are trying to improve your relationships. Yet it is the very place that processes where you perceive, understand, remember, evaluate, desire, and respond to people. The somewhat bizarre fact of life is that the people who are in our lives are not simply who they actually are. They are some interesting mix of who they are and what we make of them in our brains. If we understand the ways in which relationships impact our brains, we can likely change our brains to alter the ways in which we interact with others too. Click here to read the full post.

New Class Offering By The Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital

The Dempsey Family Education and Resource Center is offering it's Get Connected class.  This class is a 6 week, goal directed class that will help individuals take charge of their mental and physical health.  The class meets on Fridays from 12:30pm-2:30pm from January 19 to February 23rd.  For more information, please call the Dempsey Center at (614) 788-6115.