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News highlights 2014

  • July 2014: DISCUSSION PAPER:
    CROSS SECTOR SERVICE COORDINATION for people with high and complex needs: Harnessing existing evidence and knowledge
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  • July 2014: Professor Richard Madden speaks on ABC NewsRadio about The National Disability Insurance Scheme which turned one on 1 July. To listen, click here and search for the text 'The National Disability Insurance Scheme turns one today'.
  • June 2014: The Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, is pleased to announce the World Health Organisation (WHO) has recently designated the Faculty as a WHO Collaborating Centre in Health Workforce Development in Rehabilitation and Long Term Care, for a period of four years until 11 June 2018, with Professor Gwynnyth Llewellyn acting as the Head of the Centre. More information will be available here soon.
  • June 2014: Professor Gwynnyth Llewellyn and Professor Eric Emerson have wrote an opinion piece for 'Ramp Up' about the government's decision not to renew the position of Disability Discrimination Commissioner. This action abandons decades of effort in making visible the discrimination and disadvantage experienced by many ordinary Australians. To read the article, click here
  • February 2014: Professor Stewart Einfeld launched the Stepping Stones Triple P (SSTP) Project at the Helping Families Change Conference in Sydney on 21 February. To find out more information click here.

News highlights 2013

  • November 2013: Transition to retirement: a guide to inclusive practice. A new manual co-authored by University of Sydney academics is available to help Australia's growing population of older people with disabilities successfully move into retirement. Click here to view the table of contents and first few chapters. For more information about the launch of the manual and purchase information click here.
  • July 2013: Professor Gwynnyth Llewellyn, Director, CDRP recently attended the 6th Conference of States Parties on the United Nations Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities at the United Nations in New York. To read more click here
  • June 2013: Presentations from Transition to Retirement Seminar June 14 are now available: View here
  • June 2013: Publication of CDRP Policy Bulletin No 2, 2013: TRANSITION TO RETIREMENT
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