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DOCTRID V Conference: Limerick, 27-28 April 2017

 
Registration now open
 
DOCTRID is a unique Irish-led international research network of scientists, disability service providers, practitioners and industry partners. It was established in 2010 by RESPECT and the Daughters of Charity Disability Support Services to coordinate and support cutting edge research and training in intellectual disabilities and/or autism.
 
DOCTRID is one of the largest programmes in the world devoted to ID and/or autism research consisting of 20 institutions and organisations across Ireland, the UK and US.
 
Who should be there?
 
Researchers (social, technological, behavioural and life sciences), Health
care professionals, People with Intellectual Disability or Autism, their families and carers.
 
What will you learn?
 
The DOCTRID V conference will include presentations from international experts, panel discussions and workshops aimed at fostering collaborations and innovations to make a real difference in the lives of those with ID and Autism.
 
Key themes to be discussed:
 
  • Social Inclusion
  • Lifestyle and Connected Health
  • Assistive Technologies
ASSISTID Fellows will provide insight into the progress and findings of their projects.