To ensure EACD will be highly visible to families, clinicians and academics in the field of childhood disability, and to ensure EACD will provide high quality, accessible information, education and resources to enable best practice for individuals with childhood-onset disabilities and their families.
Jackie Casey, OT, PhD
Advanced Practitioner Occupational Therapist - Special Seating
John Coughlan, PT, MSc
Member of the EACD Families & Users' Forum;
Oleh Kachmar, MD, PhD
Head of Innovative Technologies Department and Information Center; International Clinic of Rehabilitation, Truskavets
Álvaro Hidalgo-Robles, PT, MSc
Lecturer and Researcher at the
The EACD General Management Committee elects the members to form the EACD Communications Committee. Communications Committee members are elected for a period of 3 years.
Role of Communications Committee Members
The Communications Committee members are expected to work closely together with each other. Communications Committee members have to be members of EACD and must attend the EACD Annual Meetings during their term.
The responsibilities and duties of the EACD Communications Committee members are:
EACD Communications Committee members are accountable to the EACD General Management Committee for the stated duties and responsibilities.