The FASD Newfoundland & Labrador Network (fasdNL) will be hosting a national FASD Conference & the 14th National FACE Research Roundtable in St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador in September 2013.
September 5 & 6, 2013 – Conference: FASD Throughout the Lifespan: from prevention to lifelong support
September 7, 2013 – 14th Annual Fetal Alcohol Canadian Expertise (FACE) Research Roundtable
The event has three key components: 1) professional training sessions on FASD screening and diagnoses; 2) best practices on FASD prevention campaigns, strategies, programs & policies; and 3) evidence-based approaches to FASD intervention & lifelong support for people living with FASD.
The conference is open to family members, physicians, medical specialists, allied health professionals, service providers in health/mental health, addictions, justice, education, prevention, child welfare, and anyone interested in FASD.