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International Young Researchers Conference on Deafblindness

The 2nd International Young Researchers Conference on Deafblindness will be held in St. Petersburg, Russia November 23-27, 2019. 

The main aim of the conference is to give the opportunity to young scientists within the field of deafblindness to share experiences and to help create an international network of young scientists in working towards interdisciplinary research to meet the demand of challenges in the field of deafblindness.

Students and young scientists from all over the world will be able to give presentations and to share their research work on that involve different clinical, theoretical and practical issues related to help people with dual sensory impairment/deafblindness.

All participants are invited to the plenary lectures of well-known researchers within the field of deafblindness.

All participants will have the opportunity to meet with adults with deafblindness and parents of children with dual sensory impairment/deafblindness. This will give both researchers and practitioners a better understanding of the needs which are related to deafblindness.

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Event Date: 

Nov 23, 2019 to Nov 27, 2019