Sterling Clarren
Canada
Diane Black
Netherlands
Philip May
United States
Ilona Autti-Rämö
Finland
Lauri Beekmann
Estonia
Amy Salmon
Canada
Edward Riley
United States
Nancy Poole
Canada
Nazarius Mbona Tumwesigye
Uganda
Thomas McLellan
United States
Carmen Kreft-Jais
France
Don Fuchs
Canada
Svetlana Popova
Canada
Cudore L. Snell
South Africa/United States
Susan Astley
United States
Maggie Watts
Scotland
Margaret Murray
United States
Erikson Furtado
Brazil
Elena Varavikova
Russia

First International Conference on Prevention of FASD

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder


A conference about

Preventing harm from alcohol use during pregnancy



September 23 - 25, 2013



Shaw Conference Centre
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada




Video - Introducing The First International Conference on Prevention of FASD

This is the first international conference to address the primary, secondary and tertiary prevention of FASD. Plenary sessions will promote discussion and reflection on promising and innovative approaches for preventing FASD, such as policies and programs to address alcohol use and the social determinants of health. Sessions will identify barriers to FASD prevention and possible solutions for overcoming these obstacles. The conference will serve as an international knowledge exchange and networking forum for those interested in FASD prevention, bringing together key experts from around the globe.


This conference will be of interest to:

•     Government officials
•     Policymakers in health, education, justice, and social services
•     Researchers in the fields of FASD, alcohol addiction, social
      determinants of health, social sciences, and social marketing
•     Service providers and healthcare professionals including
       primary care physicians, obstetricians, and gynecologists
•     Indigenous organizations
•     Those affected by FASD, their families, and other caregivers
•     Students
•     Teachers and other educators


Participants attending this conference are also invited to register for our Consensus Development Conference on Legal Issues of FASD, which will take place in Edmonton on September 18-20, 2013.



   
Kenneth Warren
United States
Denis Lamblin
France
Malcolm King
Canada
Tatiana Balachova
United States/Russia
Albert Chudley
Canada
Jacqueline Pei
Canada
Akinori Hisashige
Japan
David Butler-Jones
Canada
Therese Grant
United States
Stuart MacLeod
Canada
Elizabeth Elliott
Australia
Myles Himmelreich
Canada
Dorothy Badry
Canada
Wadieh Yacoub
Canada
Suzanne Tough
Canada
Alison Redford
Canada
Jody Allen Crowe
United States
Joanne Weinberg
Canada
Jennifer Blake
Canada
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