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International conference on Early Intervention - 14th & 15th February 2020, Hyatt Regency, Chennai, India.

Pre-conference Workshops on Early Intervention - 13th February 2020, Hyatt Regency, Chennai, India.

International Conference on Early Intervention 2020 Preliminary Program Schedule

  • 14th February 2020
  • 15th February 2020
Schedule
From To Program
08.45 am 09.00 Welcome Address and Introduction to the Conference
09.00 09.45 Scientific Session – 1
Early Identification
Kirthika Rajaraman Early identification of risk for developmental delay"- How early is early?
Sivarajan T Stroke in Children- Curreent Diagnostic and Management Challenges
09.45 10.15 Poster Session with Tea
10.15 Gathering of all participants in the hall
10.30 Arrival of Chief Guest
10.30 10.35 Lighting of Holy Lamp
10.35 10.40 Invocation by Ms.Iyshwarya
10.40 10.45 Welcome Address by Mr.S.Sankara Raman
10.45 10.50 About Amar Seva Sangam – Short Film
10.50 10.55 About the Conference by Mrs.Sulochana Krishnamurthy
10.55 11.00 Honoring the Guests
11.00 11.05 Address by Guest
11.05 11.10 Address by Dr. Aravind, Kauvery Hospital
11.10 11.15 Address by Guest
11.15 11.25 Chief Guest Address by Honb’le Governor of Tamil Nadu
11.25 11.30 am Vote of Thanks by Mr S. Ramakrishnan
11.30 12.15 Scientific session 2
Early Intervention
Peter Rosenbaum Early Intervention: Let's consider the Family First!
Sankar Sahayaraj M Challenges of a Successful Model
Nandini Mundkur Early Intervetnion
12.15 pm 1.30 pm Lunch
1.30 pm 5.30 pm Oral presentations.
Chief Guest- Inauguration
Chief Guest- Inauguration
Speaker List
Speaker List
  • Kirthika Rajaraman

    Early identification of risk for developmental delay"- How early is early?

    Profile
  • Sivarajan Thandeswaran

    Stroke in Children- Curreent Diagnostic and Management Challenges

    Profile
  • Peter Rosenbaum

    Early Intervention: Let's consider the Family First!

    Profile
  • Sankar Sahayaraj M

    Challenges of a Successful Model

    Profile
  • Nandini Mundkur

    Early Intervetnion

    Profile
Moderator List
Moderator List
  • Senthil Kumar

    Early Identification

    Profile

  • Marie Brien

    Early Intervention

    Profile
Schedule
From To Program
09.00 09.05 Welcoming the dignitaries and lightening the holy lamp
09.05 09.10 Prayer- Tamil Thai valthu & Prayer
09.10 09. 20 Welcome address and honoring the dignitaries
09.20 09.25 About mVBR-EI state level launch
09.25 09.30 Launch of the state level program
09.30 09.37 Address by Chief secretary
09.37 09.45 Address by Social welfare minister
09.45 09.55 Address by Deputy CM
09.55 10.10 Address by CM
10.10 10.15 Vote of thanks
10.15 11.00 Key note address
11.00 11.15 Tea break
11.15 12.00 Scientific session 3
Capacity Building / Impact Evaluation
Anuraj Shankar
Dinesh Krishna Employing measurement for change and impact evaluation to refine an early intervention program for children with disabilities.
12.00 12.45 Scientific session 4
Technology in Early Child Development
Ganesan Visvanathan Technology , backbone to effective management of early Intervention
Franzina Coutinho Technology and Early Intervention: the when, why and how
12.45 01.30 Lunch
01.30 02.15 Scientific session 5
Policy & Inclusion
Jaya Krishnaswamy
Himangshu Das Role of DEPwD, NIS & CRCs in Early Intervention
02.15 03.00 Scientific session 6
Parent Empowerment
Sapna Nair Father’s Involvement in Early Childhood Care among Rural Indian Parents: Insights from a CRT of a Behaviour Change Intervention
Dilip Krishna The rewards and challenges of parenting a child with special needs.
03.00 03.15 Tea break
03.15 04.00 Scientific session 7
Cultural and Gender Consideration
Ayesha Beevi Gender Related Challenges of ASSA's Community Rehabilitation Workers
Janna MacLachlan Considerations for cross - cultural practice in Early Intervention Services: Lessons from Canada
04.00 05.30 Valedictory
05.30 - National Anthem
Speaker List
Speaker List
  • Anuraj Shankar

    Profile
  • Ganesan Visvanathan

    Technology , backbone to effective management of early Intervention

    Profile
  • Franzina Coutinho

    Technology and Early Intervention: the when, why and how

    Profile
  • Jaya Krishnaswamy

    Profile
  • Himangshu Das

    Role of DEPwD, NIS & CRCs in Early Intervention

    Profile
  • Sapna Nair

    Father’s Involvement in Early Childhood Care among Rural Indian Parents: Insights from a CRT of a Behaviour Change Intervention

    Profile
  • Dilip Krishna

    The rewards and challenges of parenting a child with special needs.

    Profile
  • Janna MacLachlan

    Considerations for cross - cultural practice in Early Intervention Services: Lessons from Canada

    Profile
Moderator List
Moderator
  • John Solomon

    Capacity Building / Impact Evaluation

    Profile
  • Aditi Brahmabhatt

    Technology in Early Child Development

    Profile
  • Giovanna Boniface

    Policy & Inclusion

    Profile
  • Mahesh Chandrasekar

    Parent Empowerment

    Profile