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ICED Newsletter: August 2017

Dear all,

Summer is in full swing and I am sure that many of you are enjoying your holidays, and are scattered across the globe.

I am writing this newsletter from Brazil, where I am based for one month to work on various projects around babies affected by Zika, as…

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Available Now: Download “Apprendre a connaitre la Paralysie Cerebrale” in French

Download “Apprendre a connaitre la Paralysie Cerebrale” in French
Download high quality versions of each module:

Apprendre a connaitre la paralysie cerenrale (759Kb)
Module 0: Avant de Commencer (938Kb)
Module 1: Introduction (740Kb)
Module 2: Evalyer votre enfant (1.13Mb)
Module 3: Positionnement et porter (1.77Mb)
Module 4: Communication…

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ICED Newsletter: July 2017

Dear all,

Happy 4th of July!

We are delighted that the special issue of the Disability in the Global South journal is out – focusing on Disability and the SDGs, and edited by ICED and Shaun Grech. Read Here This issue follows-on from our 2016 Symposium on the same topic…

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*New* ‘Disability, Health & Human Development’ – Audio Recording & Slide Show:

ICED Seminar Series: Summer 2017
Disability, Health & Human Development 
Speaker: Dr Sophie Mitra, Fordham University, New York, USA
 Audio Recording & Slide Show Here 
This event was held on Monday 3 July 2017, 1.00 – 2.00 PM
This talk covers the main messages from Dr Mitra’s forthcoming…

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*New* ‘Adolescents and Young People Living with a Disability’ – Workshop Recording

The International Centre for Evidence in Disability (ICED) and the Centre for Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive, and Child Health (MARCH) were pleased to host the following workshop:

‘Adolescents and young people living with a disability or chronic conditions … sharing research experiences’
 
Audio-Recording & Slide Show Here
This workshop was…

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ICED Newsletter June 2017

Dear all,

Happy June! Summer is here at last!

We had a fabulous time in May planning different research projects. One of these was the expert meeting we had to finalise the training and support programme for parents of children with Congenital Zika Syndrome. Looking forward to pilot testing it…

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*NEW* Social Protection and Disability Seminar Audio Recording & Slide Show Here

ICED Seminar Series 2017 
‘Social Protection and Disability’
This event was held on Tuesday 20 June 2017 and included talks by leading experts and an opportunity for discussion.
Social Protection & Disability Seminar Audio Recording & Slide Show Here…

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NEW! Findings & Implications of the Guatemala National Disability Survey (Seminar Recording: 4 May 2017 )

Seminar Recording Here…

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May 2017 Newsletter

Dear all,

Happy May!

This month ICED is hosting or taking part in three seminars at LSHTM, and we hope to see you there.

Today! Islay Mactaggart will be presenting the results of the national survey of disability in Guatemala (5:30 in the Rose Room at LSHTM).
On May…

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Public Health Planning for Hearing Impairment – Short Course in Nairobi: 5-9 June 2017

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and the University of Nairobi are proud to present:

 Short Course on Public Health Planning for Hearing Impairment
Date: 5th to 9th June 2017

Cost: $280 excluding accommodation or $640 including accommodation
– Scholarships are available!

Deadline for receipt of applications: 5th May…

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