Important Dates

December 9, 2013
Abstract Submission Site Opens
International Scholarship Submission Opens

January 31, 2014
Abstract Submission Site Closes
International Scholarship Submission Closes

February 1, 2014
Student Scholarship Submission Opens

Abstract Decision Notifications Sent via Email to Corresponding Authors
Student Scholarship Submission closes April 30, 2014

Late May
Preliminary Program Available On-line
On-line Conference Registration Opens

July 30, 2014
Early Bird Registration Closes

August 8, 2014  
Hotel Group Rate Ends     

August 13, 2014
Advanced Conference Registration Closes      

September 10-13, 2014
AACPDM 68th Annual Meeting                                             

For more information, please contact:
555 E Wells, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone: 414-918-3014
Fax: 414-276-2146

Thank You!

We cannot express enough gratitude to all who have contributed to make the AACPDM 68th Annual Meeting a huge success! Each and every one of you helped exchange ideas, create connections, and provide an amazing atmosphere. In the following weeks, please keep an eye out for informational emails to complete surveys, claim CEUs, and mark your calendars for October 21-24, 2015 for Austin, TX.  We hope you continue to learn, connect, and "boldly go..."

View recorded presentations from the 68th Annual Meeting

Dear Colleagues,

The 2014 Scientific Program Committee is pleased to announce that the 68th Annual Meeting of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM) will take place September 10-13, 2014, in San Diego, CA, USA. The AACPDM Annual Meeting provides high-quality dissemination of information in the basic sciences, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and technical advances as applied to persons with cerebral palsy and other childhood-onset disabilities. To Boldly Go… is the theme for the 2014 Annual Meeting.

AACPDM Annual Meeting Objectives:

  • To disseminate information on new developments in applied and translational sciences, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and technology for individuals with cerebral palsy and other childhood onset disabilities.
  • To create an interdisciplinary forum to facilitate communication and team-building between professionals who are providing services and care for individuals with childhood onset disabilities

Target Audience

Includes Developmental and other Pediatricians, Neurologists, Psychologists, Physiatrists, Orthopedic and Neuro-Surgeons, Physical and Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Pathologists, Orthotists, Rehab Engineers, Kinesiologists, Nurses, Nutritionists, Special Educators, Administrators, Researchers, and all others concerned with the care of people with cerebral palsy and other childhood-onset disabilities.  All skill levels will be addressed.

We hope that you will join us at the 68th AACPDM Annual Meeting! The preliminary program for the meeting will be available in late May 2014.


Iona Novak | 2014 Scientific Program Co-Chair

Wade Shrader | 2014 Scientific Program Co-Chair