7th Biennial Conference

Breakthrough to Excellence

Cypress Lakes Resort, Hunter Valley | 11 - 14 Mar 2014

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Awards

There were several awards on offer for the best presentations during the AusACPDM 7th Biennial Conference 2014.

Best paper in the prevention and cure of Cerebral Palsy, proudly sponsored by Cerebral Palsy Alliance - Michael Fahey

AUTOLOGOUS UMBILICAL CORD BLOOD MONONUCLEAR CELL INFUSION AS TREATMENT FOR HYPOXIC-ISCHEMIC BRAIN INJURY IN THE NEWBORN LAMB

Best Paper AusACPDM 2014 - Michael Fahey

MELATONIN REDUCES HYPOXIC ISCHAEMIC INJURY IN A THE NEWBORN LAMB BRIAN FOLLOWING BIRTH ASPHYXIA

A/Prof Fahey is head of Neurology for Monash Children’s Hospital and the Neurologist for the Monash hub of the Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation service, a multidisciplinary team that reviews over 400 children with Cerebral Palsy in southeast Melbourne. 


Best paper for effective intervention for people living with Cerebral Palsy, proudly sponsored by Cerebral Palsy Alliance - Koa Whittingham

STEPPING STONES TRIPLE P COMBINED WITH ACT IMPROVES CHILD BEHAVIOUR AND PARENTING IN FAMILIES OF CHILDREN WITH CP: AN RCT


Dr Koa Whittingham is an NHMRC postdoctoral research fellow at the Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre, UQ and a clinical and development psychologist.  Koa conducts research on parenting, neurodevelopmental disability and mindfulness/ACT; obtaining the Early Career Research Award at the Helping Families Change Conference in 2010.  


Best Poster AusACPDM 2014
- Sarah James

ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING MEASURES FOR CHILDREN AGED 5-18 YEARS WITH CEREBRAL PALSY: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

Sarah James commenced her PhD in 2012 at the Queensland Cerebral Palsy and Rehabilitation Research Centre.  Her PhD studies are investigating the effectiveness of an online therapy program in enhancing activity of daily living skills for children with unilateral CP.  Sarah’s supervisors are Professors Roslyn Boyd and Jenny Ziviani.




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