Poznan meeting
Ladies and Gentlemen! We would like to draw your attention to the EACD Annual meeting 2020 which will be held at Poznan Congress Center from 17th – 20th June 2020 in Poznan, Poland!
Movement Difficulties

Mac Keith Press has recently published the book Movement Difficulties in Developmental Disorders: Practical Guidelines for Assessment and Management by David Sugden and Michael Wade, which could be of great interest to members of the European Academy of Childhood Disability.

Pisa Summer school

Evidence based medicine and research in rehabilitation of childhood disabilities
A course on research in child rehabilitation and good clinical practice
Coordinator: Prof. Giovanni Cioni (Pisa)

Paris meetings slides

For the ones who missed the conference or some specific sessions, the keynotes, the oral presentations (.pdf), posters (.pdf) and some video recording of the authors who agreed to share them are available here


Combined 73rd AACPDM Annual and 2nd IAACD Triannual Meeting to be held in Anaheim, California from September 18-21, 2019.

The 10th Biennial AusACPDM Conference will be held in Perth, Australia from 11-14 March 2020. The theme for the upcoming Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AusACPDM) conference is 2020 Visionaries.  

The European Academy of childhood Disability (EACD) 2019 conference took place in Paris between the 23th and the 25th of May. The motto of the conference was “Innovation for participation” with a clear aim of the organizing committee to emphasize the association of these two “hot” topics.

IAACD Log competition

The International Alliance of Academies of Childhood Disability (IAACD) are in need of a logo that reflects our goals and message, and we need your help!

Applications are now open for the ‘IAACD Logo Competition’. The logo will be used internationally to represent the Alliance and reflect our core message. It will appear on all forms of communication, including at conferences and on our website.

La Fondation Paralysie Cérébrale

La Fondation Paralysie Cérébrale decided this year to renew its support for research on Cerebral Palsy by launching a call for a great joint project in 2020.

This call for proposals will evaluate projects with a total budget between € 500 K to € 1.5 million maximum over a period of 3 to 5 years.

These may include large scale projects in the field of clinical research, translational research, public health or social sciences aiming at improving the diagnosis and/or early detection capabilities of


Selected abstracts of the 31st Annual Meeting of the European Academy of Childhood Disability are published in a special issue of the Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology and are available online at Wiley Online Library

The 31st Annual meeting of the European Academy of Childhood Disability will be held in Paris at the conference centre of la Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie (City of Sciences and Industry) of La Villette, from May 23rd to 25th May 2019.