International Conferences and NBAS and NBO Training
Cambridge University, England:
The Brazelton Center of Great Britain presented a Study Day at Clare College, Cambridge University, on March 27th 2006.
The United States of America:
The Brazelton Touchpoints 9th National Forum, Strengthening Families, Building Bonds, Forming Alliances will take place at the Radisson Hotel, Boston from June 1 to 4th.
A symposium on "The NBAS: new clinical developments and recent research" will be presented at the World Conference in Infant Mental Health (WAIMH) in Paris on July 9th 2006.
Dra. Carme Costas Moragas, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona and NBAS trainer, has developed a new DVD on the NBAS in Spanish, Escala per a l'Avaluacio del Compartament Neonatal Escala de Brazelton.
Québec City, Canada:
On October 21, 2005, Yvette Blanchard and Kevin Nugent offered an NBO training session to 30 health care professionals in Québec, Canada.
Porto Alegre, Brazil:
The first International Conference on Infant Development - Primeira Infancia Melhor - hosted by the Ministry of Health and the government of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil, in collaboration with UNICEF, UNESCO, Fundacao Orsa, and others, took place in Porto Alegre.
Remembering Michele Bottos - a giant in the field of pediatrics
Brazelton Institute colleagues, Naiphinich Kotchabhakdi and Nittaya Kotchabhakdi, President and Vice-President of the Thai Society of Behavioral Medicine respectively and faculty, Mahidol University, are hosting the Ninth International Congress of Behavioral Medicine, Bridging Behavior and Health - Connecting the Hemispheres, in Bangkok from Nov 29th to Dec 2nd 2006.