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Comparative Effectiveness Research

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Comparative Effectiveness Research will impact research, funding and access to care. This information is from our colleagues at the American Brain Coalition.
Rick Rader, MD, AADMD


Informational Paper on Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER)

Introduction of Federal Legislation to Use the Term "Intellectual Disability"

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From our friends at Exceptional Parent Magazine.
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From EP Global Communications

The Arc of the United States Supports the U.S. Senate’s Introduction of Federal Legislation to Use the Term “Intellectual Disability”

Nov 23, 2009 - 10:25:06 AM

Appointment at CMS

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From our colleagues at ANCOR. Announcing the appointment of Barb Edwards at CMS.
Rick Rader, MD, AADMD

SCDA Annual Meeting

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22nd Annual Meeting on Special Care Dentistry
Special Needs in Challenging Times: Clinically-focused Education to Treat the Patient with Complex Needs
March 26-28, 2010
Swissotel Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

Call for Papers, Autism

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Thanks to Joe Valenzano, CEO of Exceptional Parent for informing the Academy of this opportunity to contribute to the growing body of knowledge in the autism arena.
Rick Rader, MD, AADMD Past President

 


 

Fragile X

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Our thanks to Professor Steve Eidelman of the University of Delaware for sharing this article on recent research relating to Fragile X Syndrome.
Rick Rader, MD


Clinical Tests Begin On Medication To Correct Fragile X Defect
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/11/091102121634.htm

Creating a Patient and Family Advisory Council

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For those interested in learning more about orienting their practice environment to a "family centered care" model this webinar may be of interest to you. The AADMD has not been involved with the content nor does it receive any compensation for this posting. It is being shared for educational purposes.
Rick Rader, MD, AADMD Past President


To learn more please visit the link below:

http://guest.cvent.com/EVENTS/Info/Summary.aspx?e=a35e3d97-d02e-455f-82c...

 

Hopkins Educational Program

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Thanks to AADMD President-elect Dr Seth Keller for submitting this educational seminar from Johns Hopkins on The Injured Brain.
Rick Rader, MD, AADMD Past President


For more information please visit this link:

http://www.hopkinscme.edu/CourseDetail.aspx/80021657

 

Family Medical History

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Obtaining a family medical history has been one of the tenets of the patient-physician/dentist encounter. In our population an accurate family medical history is often an obstacle. This upcoming article from the Annals of Internal Medicine looks at the impact of a family medical history on clinical decision making.
Rick Rader, MD, AADMD Past President


Early Releases - Annals of Internal Medicine (soon to be published)

Hospitals Wage War Against Patient Falls

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For those of us working in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities the subject of falls needs our ongoing attention. Thanks to AADMD member Dr Steve Perlman for submitting this article on the myriad challenges and strategies relating to fall prevention (from the Boston Globe.)
Rick Rader, MD, AADMD


DOUGLAS BROWN

Hospitals wage war against patient falls

By Douglas Brown | October 26, 2009

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