The American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM) exists to provide multidisciplinary scientific education for health professionals and promote excellence in research and services for the benefit of people with cerebral palsy and childhood-onset disabilities.  You can find out more about its activities by visiting the AACPDM website.

The AACPDM has long had links with Mac Keith Press and academy members play a key part in the Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology journal’s development and nominate members to its Editorial Board.

AACPDM Member Discounts

AACPDM members are given free access to either Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology or a choice of Mac Keith Press ebooks to the value of $145. They also get a 20% discount on all Mac Keith Press books and courses – contact admin@mackeith.co.uk for more information.

Mac Keith Press Promising Career Award

This award is given to an American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM) member within four years of completion of training. The winner is selected based on the Awards Committee rating of presented work and is announced shortly after the Annual Meeting.

Congratulations to the latest recipients of the award: Jacinta Quartermaine et al. for their presentation ‘Participation Measures for Young People Aged 15 to 26 Years with Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review’.