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Health and Wellbeing in Children, Youth, and Adults with Developmental Disabilities: Autism, Intellectual Disabilities and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Vancouver, British Columbia
September 30-October 1, 2010

The Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites

This conference will provide education and informative updates on psychiatric, behavioural and complex health components specific to individuals with DD, 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.

  • Pre-Conference Workshops: September 29, 2010
  • Main Conference: September 30, October 1, 2010

For more information and to register (Early Bird deadline is August 25), please visit http://www.interprofessional.ubc.ca/Developmental_Disabilities.html.