International Conference on Caregiving coming to Toronto

We are pleased to announce that CARP has joined the Steering Committee for FICCDAT—The Festival of International Conferences on Caregiving, Disability, Aging and Technology.

Taking place 5 – 8 June 2011 in Toronto, FICCDAT will bring together a broad range of professionals and stakeholders in 6 concurrent conferences to share knowledge, create and enhance recognition and collaboration in policy formulation and practice to enhance the lives of older people, persons with disabilities and their caregivers.

The six conferences will include:

The Rehabilitative Engineering & Assistive Technology Society of North America
Growing Older with a Disability
Advances in Neurorehabilitation
Caregiving in the 21st Century
The 34th Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Conference
The International Conference on Best Practises in Universal Design

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