07 NOV 2018
A new FASD unit has just recently opened in Hospital Clinic-Maternitat (Barcelona, Spain) as a private facility with the aim to diagnose and follow up children with FASD. See the website here.
28 OCT 2018
The group “Vivre avec le SAF” and Dr. Denis Lamblin recently appeared on the French talk show “Ça commence aujourd’hui.” This show included both adoptive and birth parents, as well as several doctors and a young adult with FASD. The point was repeatedly made that pregnant women deserve information and support, not blame, and that adults with FASD are not getting the support they need. The show can be viewed here [65 minutes].
28 OCT 2018
The 5th European Conference on FASD was held from September 24 to 26, 2018 in Berlin. The Program book with abstracts can be viewed here.
20-21 November 2018
SHAAP (Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems) and Eurocare (The European Alcohol Policy Alliance) are the organisers of the 8th European Alcohol Policy Conference (8EAPC), which will be hosted at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Scotland, on 20th and 21st November 2018.
21-22 November 2018
Perth, Western Australia--The conference theme "FASD Our Science, Our Stories" reflects the strong partnerships that exist between researchers, practitioners and families in this field.