ERIC Number: ED031024
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Selected Papers from Professional Program Segments of United Cerebral Palsy's Annual Conference (Washington, D.C., March 6-8, 1969).
United Cerebral Palsy Association, New York, NY.
The proceedings include seven selected papers. In one, Brewster S. Miller reports on the 1968 activities of the Medical and Scientific Department of the United Cerebral Palsy Associations. In another, James J. Gallagher anticipates the next 20 years in special education for the handicapped. Also considered are the following topics: new directions for the next 20 years of research, by Sidney Farber; a blueprint for prevention, by William Berenberg; control of infections contributing to brain dysfunction, by Louis Z. Cooper; more effective use of today's knowledge in better prenatal care, by Frederick C. Battaglia; and intrauterine diagnosis of fetal abnormality, by Henry L. Nadler. (JD)
Descriptors: Agency Role, Cerebral Palsy, Clinical Diagnosis, Down Syndrome, Educational Change, Etiology, Exceptional Child Services, Financial Support, Genetics, Handicapped Children, Injuries, Lysergic Acid Diethylamide, Medical Research, Medical Services, Multiple Disabilities, Parent Counseling, Pregnancy, Premature Infants, Prenatal Influences, Prevention, Rubella
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Cerebral Palsy Association, New York, NY.