Dear authors (presentations),
You can now upload your WCMHD presentation (as PowerPoint or PDF) in advance. PLEASE DO IT!!! All the interpreters will appreciate that.
Please note, your presentation file will be available for interpreters purposes only.
Following HSJ, Dr. Margaret du Feu is one of healthcare’s most inspirational female leaders.
Full list: http://m.hsj.co.uk/5072743.article
Dr Margaret du Feu
The Scientific Committee has accepted a wide range of interesting abstracts for presentations and posters. The mental health of Deaf people throughout the lifespan will be discussed, with research and experience from around the world. Topics include the emotional development of Deaf children, deafblindness, schizophrenia and dementia. The theme of Pathways to Rights for Deaf people is emphasized. They have the right to positive mental health and to equal access to appropriate mental health services when they are needed.
Dr Margaret du Feu is a consultant psychiatrist specialising in for Mental Health and Deafness.
Over the past year, she’s been working tirelessly with other experts in the field, to bring the sixth World Congress on Mental Health and Deafness, to bring to Belfast this year.
All interpreters are invited to take part in this event. It will take place on 16th September from 10:30 to 16:00.
All information can be found: http://www.wcmhd2014.org/interpreters-day
Thanks to Vicci Ackroyd - BSL/English Interpreter
The Giro d'Italia annual bicycle race is primarily held in Italy and it is considered to be the second only to the Tour of France in terms of prestige in the cycling world.
The Grand Partenza or ' Big Start ' of the Giro d'Italia will take place over three days from 9 - 11 May 2014 and involves routes in Belfast, around the stunning Causeway Coast and Armagh before finishing in Dublin.
Brian Symington, MBE. President.
Dr. Ines Sleeboom-van Raaij. Co-President/ESMHD President.
Dr. Margaret du Feu, OBE. Chair of Scientific Committee.
Renata Sarmento. Manager.
Dr. Ines Sleeboom-van Raaij, The Netherlands
Dr. María Gascón-Ramos, UK
Dr. Otilia Rodrigues, Australia
Dr. Benito Estrada, México
Dr. Lauri Rush, USA
Dr. Robert Pollard, USA
Professor Marleen Jansen, The Netherlands
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