Brain monitoring with Information Technology

BrainIT Centre Locations

Data Contributing members from 22 cities across 11 EU countries.

BrainIT Group

The Brain Monitoring with Information Technology or BrainIT group ( is a collaboration of clinicians, basic scientists, statisticians, engineers and industry working towards improving the intensive care of brain injured patients. The ethos of the group is one of openness and free collaboration, not competition.

Our Main Objectives


To develop and disseminate standards for the collection, analysis and reporting of intensive care monitoring and management data collected from brain injured patients.


To develop and use a standardised database as a tool for hypothesis generation and the development, testing and validation of new data analysis methodologies.


To provide an efficient multi-centre infrastructure for generating evidence on the utility of new invasive and non-invasive intensive care monitoring and management methods.

Recent News

New website Design

Launch of the New Website in February 2015

The New Website (Designed by Martin Shaw) provides state of the art member features including control over your own Profile page

Proposals for Database Analysis Projects can be uploaded.

Project History and Current Projects are Viewable.

Publications, Database Access and Publication Criteria are Public.

Article Date: 15/01/2015

BrainIT Meeting 2014

BrainIT 2014 Meeting in Vilnius (Sept 10th-11th) was held.

AvertIT Project Final Results were Presented by Rob Donald.

Article Date: 13/09/2014

BrainIT Meeting 2015

BrainIT 2015 Meeting Held in Barcelona on Friday 23rd October.

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Article Date: 20/03/2016

BrainIT Meeting 2016

BrainIT will NOT hold an official meeting this year. Instead, as many of us will be there, we plan to meet informally at the ICP Symposium in Boston (20th June - 2nd July 2016). Many of us plan to be joining in with the CarNet satellite symposium at that meeting.

Article Date: 20/03/2016

BrainIT Meeting 2017

BrainIT 2017 Meeting to be Held in Heidelberg - Hosted by Karl Kiening - Dates to be announced.

Article Date: 20/03/2016

BrainIT Meeting 2018

BrainIT 2018 Meeting to be Held in Edinburgh - Hosted by Milly Lo and Ian Piper - Thursday December 6th, 2018.

Article Date: 25/10/2015