Developmental Disabilities Program Committee

To represent the interests of all CFPC members providing care to people with Developmental Disabilities, including those for whom this is part of their broad scope family practice and those with a special interest or focused practice.

If you have any questions or comments, please contact us at [email protected].

Family Medicine Forum – November 8 – 11, 2017
Palais de congrès de Montréal, Montréal, QC

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Developmental Disabilities Sessions – FMF 2017
 

Session NumberName Date Time
W480Adolescents and Adults with ASD: Ensuring access, managing common conditions, supporting transitions Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 10:00 – 12:15
      
W326Assessing and Understanding Challenging Behaviours in Patients with Cognitive Impairments: Tools and tips Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 13:30 – 16:00
      
T476Implementing the 2017 Canadian Guidelines for Primary Care of Adults With IDD Thursday, November 9th, 2017 13:30 – 14:30
      
F548Developmental Disabilities Networking Breakfast Friday, November 10th, 2017 7:00 – 8:00

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