Our Vision

To advance existing systems and to develop novel educational methodology, interdisciplinary research, and clinical initiatives all designed to provide better healthcare for adults with chronic disabilities. IFCD will develop and promote collaborative relationships among those involved in the healthcare, education, and research of those health conditions frequently encountered in adults with both childhood-onset and adult-onset chronic health conditions.



Our Mission

To improve the health of adults, who reside in both community and institutional settings, who suffer from disabilities that result from chronic medical disorders (especially chronic brain disorders), while at the same time ensuring they live satisfying and fulfilling lives, with dignity, respect, and free will.

 

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Past Events

 

September 17th & 18th 2011

 

mind your brain

 

 

doo wop

Doo Wop for Disabilities Concert

On November 13th 2010, the Street Corner Five performed to a welcoming audience at the Washington Theatre in a cooperative effort to raise funds for those who suffer with disabilities. We look forward to future fund raising events at the Washington Theatre.

 

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Brain Health

The Brain Health Initiative was created in 2011 to help people attain “Brain health”.

Frank P. May, Director


 

IFCD Educational Series in Developmental Medicine

 

View a series of talks on various topics, including Bone Health, Seizure Management, Behavior Management, Periodontal Disease, Prader Willi Syndrome, Angelman Syndrome, Fragile X Syndrome, and others.

 


 

Blog Talk Radio IFCD
Educational Series

 

The Blog Talk Radio Series will address current information on the optimal evaluation and management of the primary and secondary health conditions that are frequently encountered in adults with CBD. Primary health conditions that will be discussed include genetic diagnoses, cognitive disability, seizures, behavioral dysfunction, and motor dysfunction.


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