Extremely Preterm Birth and its Consequences: The ELGAN Study – a new book


Mac Keith Press has recently published a new book: Extremely Preterm Birth and its Consequences: The ELGAN Study edited by Olaf Dammann, Alan Leviton, Thomas Michael O’Shea and Nigel Paneth. The book identifies potentially modifiable risk factors and pathways leading to a broad range of neurodevelopmental impairments in middle childhood, as well as to other conditions such as asthma, obesity, cerebral palsy and autism spectrum disorder.


Archives of the Pisa Summer School, July 15-19, 2019

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.

Message from EACD Chair

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.