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Elsass

Who should be awarded the Elsass Foundation Research Prize in 2021?
Nominate your candidate now!
Call for nomination is open until June 26th 2020.

EACD Survey

Dear EACD friends,
We hope you are doing well in these challenging times!

Giovanni Cioni

Dear members, dear friends of the EACD,
Since the signs of the pandemic became clear, as your Chair I have been thinking of a message to our members. The tragic days experienced with dramatic progression by my country have taken all my time and also my thoughts. The words I could have used, would have expressed too much my feelings of fear, the shock of my fellow citizens, especially those from the North of Italy, where most of my relatives live.

EACD COVID

We are pleased to share this challenging editorial and podcast by Dr Verónica Schiariti. Dr Schiariti speaks for the Latin American Academy of Child Development and Disabilities (ALDID) and reminds us that children with disabilities face two additional challenges during this pandemic.

EACD COVID

The EACD acknowledges that COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease) has created disruption in the world and seeks to offer some helpful advice to families of children with disabilities

EACD2020

Dear EACD friends,
The EACD acknowledges that COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease) has created disruption in the world. People’s health and lives are at stake and several industries have been affected by the virus. The global reaction to combating the virus and its effects have been swift and the international attention and focus on finding solutions is constant.

Nutrition-and-Neurodisability

Mac Keith Press has recently published the book Nutrition and Neurodisability edited by Sullivan, Anderson and Andrew. This practical guide provides strategies for managing the range of nutritional problems faced by children with neurodevelopmental disability.

Myasthenia in Children
Mac Keith Press has recently published the book Myasthenia in Children edited by Sandeep Jayawant, which could be of great interest to members of the European Academy of Childhood Disability.
Bursaries

To support people from low income countries to attend the EACD Annual Meeting 2020 the EACD and the local organizing committees are providing bursaries.