13
Nov

On Tuesday, November 18 at 12pm -1pm ET, NeuroDevNetKT will be hosting a TweetChat with CanChild leading up to their highly anticipated family engagement event CanChild: What we ‘CAN’ do together’. The topic of this Tweetchat will be Family Engagement.  You can access the chat by logging into your Twitter account through the following link tchat.io or, you can follow along on Twitter under the hashtag #canchildkt

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04
Nov

 A recent study in the journal Pediatrics found the rate of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) among US children in grade one to be considerably higher than previously thought. According to the authors, prevalence of  FASD in the population studied ranges from 6 to 9 per 1000 live births, in contrast to earlier findings that estimated rates between 0.2 to 3 per 1000 live births.

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27
Oct

Dr. Michael Shevell is the 2014 Hower Award recipient, an honour accorded Oct. 25, 2014 by the Child Neurology Society during its annual meeting.

A Chair and Professor of McGill University's Department of Pediatrics, Professor of the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, and Pediatrician-in-Chief at the Montreal Children’s Hospital and the McGill University Health Centre, Dr. Shevell is the past head of NeuroDevNet's Cerebral Palsy Research Project.

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