lecture

Senior Professor, occupational therapist, Astrid Lindgren hospital, Karolinska Institutet
Research description: My field of research is children with neurodevelopmental disorder. A main interest is development of hand function in children with cerebral palsy.

Arnab is a neurodevelopmental paediatrician based in Leeds, UK and is the current Chair of the European Academy of Childhood Disability (EACD). He is affiliated to University of Leeds and is a Course Organiser of the MSc Child Health programme in Leeds. Arnab has a strong interest in global education and has been the Chair of the Global Professional Education Programme of the International Alliance of Academies of Childhood Disability (IAACD) from 2014. He is also a Steering Group member of the IAACD

I am a Professor of Developmental Disabilities and I lead for the Faculty on Ethics.
Communication is a human right. I am passionate about developing the evidence base to support communication and interaction for people with severe and profound learning or communication disabilities.

Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, Karolinska Institutet
Hans Forssberg, Professor of Basic and Clinical Neuroscience at the Department for Womens and Children’s Health at the Karolinska Institutet is also an active physician and researcher at the Astrid Lindgren Childrens Hospital at the Karolinska University Hospital. He is also the director of the Stockholm Brain Institute, as well as a member of the Nobel Assembly that selects each year’s Nobel laureate.