Current Events

Friday 7 November 2014 - Developmental Disabilities, Challenging Behaviour and Mental Health: Research to Practice and Policy Conference

The latest development in disability and mental health research will be presented by leading international and Australian researchers. This conference is intended for researchers and clinical practitioners, and will also benefit those working with people with developmental disabilities in the community.

For more information and full program, visit the conference website at

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Monday 10 November 2014 – Update on diagnosis and classification in intellectual disabilities. Moving from DSM5 and ICD-11. Seminar with Professor James Harris (Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine USA) and Associate Professor Kerim Munir, Harvard Medical School

The seminar is by invitation only however you can express interest to .

Tuesday 11 November 2014 - In Conversation with Dr Tom Shakespeare - "What are we doing, when we do disability studies?"

Dr Tom Shakespeare, internationally renowned disability scholar who is an Honorary Associate of CDRP, will discuss the question “What are we doing, when we do disability studies”?

As participation in this event will be limited in number, if you are interested to attend please contact .

Sunday 23 November 2014 - Wednesday 26 November 2014 - 2nd World Congress on Integrated Care

CDRP will participate as associate partner at the 2nd World Congress on Integrated Care
"21st Century Integrated Care: Serving Citizens, Patients and Communities" to be held in Sydney.

For more information about the Conference, please see the link here