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EACD EUrope 2021

The EACD 2021 Scientific Committee invites you to submit your abstracts for an oral communication and/or e-poster presentation until January 31st, 2021, 23:59 Central European Time (CET).

Improving Quality of Life book

Last year Mac Keith Press sponsored the hosting of a group of internationally recognised clinicians and research scientists to discuss mobility and function priorities for individuals with cerebral


The Better Together 2022 on-line link to the current e-newsletter (December 2020) is here -

Arnab Seal

Dear EACD members, friends and colleagues
As the year comes to an end and the festive season draws closer, it is time for us to take a well-earned break. It has been a difficult and sombre year for us all, which has seen the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic.

AGM Meeting Agenda

We kindly invite you to attend the Annual General Meeting to participate, to let hear your voice and to vote for the candidates for the vacancies on the EACD General Management Committee.
Date and Time: Thursday 26 November 2020, 19.00 to 21.00 hrs
Room: Virtual Hall 1, EACD Poznan 2020 Meeting

Pisa Summer Scool

A 5-days training course “Evidence based medicine and research in rehabilitation of childhood disabilities» has been organized on July 15-19, 2019 as a University of Pisa Summer School by the European Academy of Childhood Disability, with the support of the IRCCS Fondazione Stella Maris.

Lectures recorded during the course are available for viewing now.

Seal Arnab

Dear friends, colleagues, EACD members and well-wishers,
My warm wishes to you and your family for the season. I write to you as the new Chair of the EACD, having taken over from the irreplaceable Professor Giovanni Cioni. Professor Cioni served the EACD as Chairperson for 6 years and with his leadership we have gained huge strength as an organisation.


There are two excellent bidding candidates for the 2023 EACD Annual meeting: Ljubljana, Slovenia and Heidelberg, Germany. Both bids are presented below in alphabetical order. Please cast your vote below for your preferred candidate!

Poznan EACD

The EACD2020 team is thrilled to announce that we will be offering a virtual program from 25-28 November 2020, similar to our traditional Annual Meeting format!