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Call for Posters--Health & Wellbeing in Children, Youth, and Adults with Developmental Disabilities: Autism, Intellectual Disabilities and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Deadline: January 15, 2010

Health & Wellbeing in Children, Youth, and Adults with Developmental Disabilities: Autism, Intellectual Disabilities and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders
September 29th–October 1st, 2010

Conference Description

This conference will provide education and informative updates on psychiatric, behavioural and complex health components specific to individuals with Developmental Disabilities, and showcase best practices in the field. Specifically, the conference will focus on approaches to complex challenging behaviours, contributing medical issues and new developments in medication and behavioral treatment. In addition, the conference will address important health issues including Reflux, Pain, Epilepsy, Dental Management and Sleep. Health problems in common genetic syndromes such as Down and Fragile X will also be addressed. Please download the  advance notice and call for posters from http://www.interprofessional.ubc.ca/Brochures/AdvNot_Health_and_Wellbein....

Call for Posters

The 2nd National Health & Wellbeing in Developmental Disabilities Conference provides an excellent forum for authors to present their work in an interactive setting. Posters are ideal for presenting scientifically based investigation, clinical case studies, and demonstration of community projects. Posters are intended to provide authors and participants from a variety of disciplines with the ability to connect with each other and to engage in discussions about the work. Please download the submission guidelines from  http://www.interprofessional.ubc.ca/Brochures/H&W_submission_guidlines.pdf. Please visit http://www.dentistry.ubc.ca/interprofessional/submissionForm.asp?confere... to submit your abstract.