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 ddpc@cfpc.ca.

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Upcoming Events

  • Conference on Mental Health and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    Wednesday, October 22, 2014
    8:45 a.m. - 5 p.m.

  • The 4th Health and Wellbeing in Children, Youth, and Adults with Developmental Disabilities Conference
    Life Transitions
    October 22 – 24, 2014, Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites, Vancouver, B.C.

  • Developmental Disabilities sessions at FMF – Quebec City, QC, November 13-15, 2014

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014:

    8 - 11:30 a.m. MC The Current Status of the 18 Month Check for Child Development 3.0 MC

    Thursday, November 13, 2014

    10 – 11 a.m. How Poverty, Intellectual Disability, and Cultural Factors Can Impact Health Outcomes: A look at social determinants of health - A collaborative session given with the Pediatrics, Global Health and Maternal/Newborn programs

    3:15 – 4:15 p.m. FASD: How Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Impacts the Life Course Trajectory of Children, Teens and Young Adults – A collaborative session given with the Pediatrics, Prison Health, Mental Health, Global Health and Maternal/Newborn programs

    Saturday, November 15, 2014:
    9 – 9:30 a.m.  Developmental Disabilities Health Checks

    9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Autism Spectrum Disorder

    1 – 4:30 p.m. MC Primary Care of Adults With Developmental Disabilities 3.0 MC

  • Looking for Mainpro-accredited events in your area? Visit the CPD calendar.
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