• Mac Keith Press

    The premier developmental medicine and child neurology publisher

    Mac Keith Press was founded by Ronnie Mac Keith in 1959 to improve the lives of disabled children, their families and carers by extending the knowledge and understanding of the fields of developmental medicine and paediatric neurology. We are an independent, registered charity and funded by the sale of our publications.

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  • New publication from Mac Keith Press:

    SINDA: Standardized Infant NeuroDevelopmental Assessment

    Is there a way to accurately predict neurodevelopmental disability within the first year of life? Standardized Infant NeuroDevelopmental Assessment (SINDA) has been developed as a screening instrument for infants aged 6 weeks to 12 months corrected age, to assist early detection of infants at high risk of neurodevelopmental disorders.

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  • Now published!

    Paediatric Neuropsychology within the Multidisciplinary Context

    Booth, Murphy, and Zebracki present exciting new critical insight on neuropsychological theory and its influence on clinical practice in this accessible and forward-looking publication.

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  • Recent publication from Mac Keith Press:

    The Musculoskeletal System in Children with Cerebral Palsy: A Philosophical Approach to Management

    "Intellectually fearless", this upcoming Clinics in Developmental Medicine series title by Martin Gough and Adam Shortland promises to break new ground and spark debate by proposing radical new thought in approaching the assessment and management of the musculoskeletal system in children with cerebral palsy.

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  • Latest in Mac Keith Press News:

    In memoriam: The Late Professor Richard Robinson

    It was with great sadness that we at the Mac Keith Press learned of the death of Professor Richard Robinson earlier this year.

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  • Mac Keith Press Editorial Services:

    New services just launched!

    Do you need language or technical support with your manuscript? If so, Mac Keith Press Editorial Services is here to help. You will be paired with an experienced professional who will provide valuable, quick, and efficient support, saving you time and giving you a better chance of your manuscript being accepted for publication.

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  • Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology:

    Check out the latest issue!

    Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology (DMCN) has defined the field of paediatric neurology and neurodisability for over 60 years, and is one of the world’s leading journals in the whole field of paediatrics. The high quality of published articles is maintained by expert review, including independent statistical assessment, before acceptance.

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  • Mac Keith Press Courses:

    Principles of Child Neurology in Infancy & Clinical Practice of Child Neurology in Infancy

    Mac Keith Press and the European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) present two interactive online learning courses that support paediatric health professionals develop best clinical practice for all neurological problems in infancy.

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Welcome

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Mac Keith Press exists to improve the lives of disabled children by extending the knowledge and understanding of developmental medicine and paediatric neurology through our publications: the monthly journal Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, books, courses and other resources in related subject areas. These are of interest to researchers, health professionals, clinicians, therapists, parents and all involved in the care of children and young people with neurodevelopmental conditions, as well as those with lived experience.

How we help

Books

We publish a programme of books that extend the knowledge and understanding of developmental medicine and paediatric neurology.They are of interest to researchers, health professionals, clinicians, therapists, parents and all involved in the care of children and young people with neurodevelopmental conditions. All are available for purchase directly from this website.

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Journal

Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology (DMCN) has defined the field of paediatric neurology and neurodisability for over 60 years, and is one of the world’s leading journals in the whole field of paediatrics. DMCN is of interest to researchers, all health professionals concerned with developmental disability and child neurology, and others involved with the care of children and young people.

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Courses

Learn at your own pace with our CME accredited courses on child neurology, focusing both on principles and clinical practice. Clearly presented, with questions and reflective activities to help you understand the content fully and improve your outcomes. Subscribe now to get 12 months' access, or take a free trial try out a module or two - take the test to find out the gaps in your knowledge!

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Resources

Explore a wealth of free content, including journal articles, videos, podcasts, ebook chapters, and links to other great resources. You can find DCD guidelines, a link to the free DMCN app - plus much more!

Video spotlight

Mac Keith Press aims to improve the care of children with neurodevelopmental disability by extending the knowledge and understanding of developmental medicine and paediatric neurology. Watch our welcome video to find out more about us!

Meet us at the following conferences:

  • RCPCH 2022

    28-30 June 2022

    As the largest paediatric event of its kind in the UK, RCPCH Conference brings together more than 1,500 visitors to network and discover the latest innovations in child health.

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  • AACPDM 2022

    21-24 September 2022

    The AACPDM are hosting their 76th annual conference in 2022 at Las Vegas. The theme is “Make it Matter”.

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  • ICNC 2022

    3-7 October 2022

    The 17th International Child Neurology Congress that will take place in Antalya, Turkey from October 3-7, 2022.

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  • BPNA 2023

    25-27 January 2023

    The 2023 Annual Conference will be taking place in Edinburgh for the 25-27 January 2023

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