AusACPDM


The Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AusACPDM) is a multidisciplinary group committed to advancing knowledge and awareness of evidence based practice in the field of childhood physical disability.

The AusACPDM aims to provide scientific education for health professionals and to promote excellence in research and best practice clinical care for children and adults with cerebral palsy and developmental conditions.

8th Biennial Scientific Conference

The next conference will be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre from 30 March – 2 April 2016, providing a forum for the exchange of ideas, a chance to network with like-minded colleagues and friends as well as the opportunity to discuss the latest research findings and advances.

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Australian Cerebral Palsy Register

The Australian CP Register (ACPR) is a confidential research database of clinical information about people with cerebral palsy. The register collects data from each of the country’s state and territory cerebral palsy registers to enable researchers to understand causes, trends and interventions.

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Centre for Research Excellence in Cerebral Palsy

The CRE-CP is a five year NHMRC funded project that aims to improve the health and well-being of all people affected by cerebral palsy, by performing high quality research, providing education, and ensuring evidence is adopted into routine practice.

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Bike skills training for children with cerebral palsy

Occupational therapists and physiotherapists working in Australia who have experience working with children with cerebral palsy are being invited to participate in ...

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Photos from the 8th biennial AusACPDM Conference in Adelaide have been posted on the DC Conferences Facebook page - click here to view. AusACPDM is delighted with the amount of ...

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The Gross Motor Function Classification System descriptors and illustrators have been updated. Please visit the CanChild website to access Version 2 of the GMFCS Descriptors & Illustrators.