Educational Lectures

Andrea Guzzetta

Andrea Guzzetta (Pisa, Italy)

Dr. Guzzetta is Associate Professor at the University of Pisa and Director of the Infant Neurology Section of the Stella Maris Scientific Institute in Pisa, Italy. His main research has focused on the effects of early brain damage on neurodevelopment and the underlying neuroplastic mechanisms, with the final aim to improve early intervention strategies.

Lecture recorded at the 29th EACD Annual Meeting in Amsterdam on May 18,  2017

Tim Theologis

Tim Theologis (Oxford, United Kingdom)

Tim Theologis is a Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon. He is Senior Lecturer at Oxford University and Research Professor at Oxford Brookes University. He has a strong clinical and research link with the Oxford Gait Laboratory. He was Editor in Chief, Gait and Posture 2005-2015. He is President-elect of the British Society for Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery.

Lecture recorded at the 29th EACD Annual Meeting in Amsterdam on May 18, 2017.

Richard Lieber

Richard Lieber (Chicago, USA) - La Fondation Motrice’s lecture

Dr. Lieber is currently Chief Scientific Officer and Senior Vice President at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. His work is characterized by its interdisciplinary nature—an approach that is relevant to those who study biomechanics, rehabilitation and orthopaedic surgery. Currently, he is focused on developing state-of-the-art approaches to understanding muscle contractures that result from cerebral palsy, stroke and spinal cord injury.

La Fondation Motrice’s lecture

Lecture recorded at the 29th EACD Annual Meeting in Amsterdam on May 18,  2017

Christopher Morris

Christopher Morris (Exeter, United Kingdom)

Dr. Morris leads PenCRU, a childhood disability research group at the University of Exeter Medical School, UK. PenCRU has considerable experience in involving families of disabled children as meaningful partners in research through our Family Faculty. Activities include identifying research questions, design research projects, and disseminating the findings to various users of research findings.

Lecture recorded at the 29th EACD Annual Meeting in Amsterdam on May 18,  2017

EACD 2017 logo

Jules Becher, Giovanni Cioni, Mira Thompson band

29th EACD Annual Meeting: Steps into the Future

Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 17-20, 2017

ICPC 2016 Closing ceremony

Challenge the Boundaries, Stockholm, 2016

Challenge the Boundaries: International Conference on Cerebral Palsy and other Childhood-onset Disabilities
Stockholm 4 June, 2016

Richard Ellenson

Richard Ellenson, USA

Challenge the Boundaries: International Conference on Cerebral Palsy and other Childhood-onset Disabilities
Stockholm 4 June, 2016

Peter Szatmari

Peter Szatmari, Canada

Challenge the Boundaries: International Conference on Cerebral Palsy and other Childhood-onset Disabilities
Stockholm 3 June, 2016

John Martin

John Martin, USA

Challenge the Boundaries: International Conference on Cerebral Palsy and other Childhood-onset Disabilities
Stockholm 3 June, 2016

Tamar Weiss

Tamar Weiss, Israel

Challenge the Boundaries: International Conference on Cerebral Palsy and other Childhood-onset Disabilities
Stockholm 2 June, 2016