BACD Annual Scientific Meeting - Friday 13 March
|08.45||Registration, Refreshments & Exhibition|
|09.15||Welcome - Dr Catherine Tuffrey, BACD Academic Convenor|
|09.20||VINCYP - supporting visually impaired children from identification to post-school transition|
Dr Margot Campbell, Associate Specialist in Community Child Health, NHS Tayside & Lead Clinician, Visual Impairment Network for Children and Young People
|10.00||Living with dual sensory impairment - family perspective|
Theresa Peacock, parent and co-founder Norrie Disease Foundation
|10.40||Coffee Break, Posters & Exhibition|
|11.20||Polani Award 2018 Presentation: Modern illness or a thing of the past? Surveillance study of childhood/ adolescent Syndenham's chorea in the UK and the Republic of Ireland |
Dr Tamsin Newlove-Delgado, Senior Clinical Lecturer in Public Health, University of Exeter
|11.35||BACD Strategic Research Group Update
Prof Jeremy Parr, Chair SRG
|11.55||Paul Polani Lecture: Vision impairment as a complex neurodisability:
advancing research and practice for assessment and intervention
Dr Naomi Dale, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Great Ormond St Hospital & Associate Professor in Paediatric Neurodisability, UCL Institute of Child Health
|12.45||Lunch, Poster, Exhibition & BACD AGM|
|14.00||Providing eye care to children with disability: where are we now and where do we want to get to?|
Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eye Care, See Ability; Rachel Pilling, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
|14.40||National Deaf CAMHS: A specialist commissioned CAMHS service for Deaf Children and the assessment of Challenging Behaviour in Deaf Children |
Dr Reenee Barton, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist (hearing); Kerry Allen, Deputy Service Director/Head of CAMHS Children, Young People and Families Services Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
|15.45||Social-emotional functioning of deaf children and young people: bridging theory and practice |
Dr Emmanouela Terlektsi, Lecturer in Deaf Education, University of Birmingham
|16.30||Summing up, Mac Keith Poster Prize presentation|
Venue Crown Plaza Royal Victoria Sheffield, Victoria Station Road, Sheffield S4 7YE.
Driving Directions Delegates using SatNav should use postcode S1 2AU or Victoria Road Sheffield. Please ensure you register your vehicle at hotel reception.
The BACD annual scientific meeting is supported by
- Cancellations must be confirmed in writing to [email protected]
- No refunds will be given for non-attendance or cancellations received after 3 March 2020 under any circumstances.
- Cancellations received prior to 3rd March 2020 will be eligible for a full refund minus £20 administrative fee.
- Delegates may make arrangements for a substitute to attend in their place at any time with no cost incurred by contacting [email protected].
- Missed meals will not be reimbursed.