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Centre Partners

  • Academic Collaborative Center Living with an intellectual Disability
  • Achieve Australia
  • Ageing and Health
  • Association Direction Wellbeing”
  • Bayley House
  • Beit Issie Shapiro
  • CDS Life Transitions
  • Center for Participation Research, KatHO NRW
  • Centre for Applied Disability Research
  • Centre for Disability, Research & Policy
  • Centre for Educational Development Appraisal and Research, University of Warwick
  • Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship
  • Centre for intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • Centre for Intellectual Disabilities and Mental Health
  • Centre of Excellence for Clinical Innovation & Behaviour Support
  • Cerebra Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Choice Support
  • Chosen Power (People First Hong Kong)
  • Community Psychology Hub
  • CRDITED de Montreal
  • Deutsche Interdisziplinäre Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Forschung für Menschen mit geistiger Behin
  • Developmental Disabilities Institute
  • Developmental Disabilities Mental Health
  • Disability Studies in Nederland
  • Donald Beasley Institute
  • Down Syndrome Association of Queensland
  • Down Syndrome Research Foundation
  • DSA
  • Erasmus MC
  • Fundacion Uliazpi
  • Geneva University Hospitals, Unit for ID/ASD
  • Golden City Support Services Inc
  • Habilitering o Hälsa
  • Harbor Health Care
  • Human Services Research Institute
  • ID Behaviour Support Program
  • IHC NZ Inc.
  • Institute on Disability and Human Development, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Institute on Disability/UCED
  • Institute on Human Development and Disability
  • Instituto Universitario de Integracion en La Comunidad (INICO) Salamanca University
  • Israel Elwyn
  • Landelijk Kenniscentrum LVG
  • Lighthouse Disability
  • MAMH
  • Mencap Cymru
  • Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS)
  • Muiriosa Foundation
  • Norah Fry Research Centre
  • Novita Children’s Services
  • Onemda
  • Pact
  • Parenting and Special Education Research Group
  • Pluryn Research & Development
  • Radboudumc, Intellectual disabilities&Health
  • Rajanukul Institute
  • Royal Dutch Visio
  • School of Education
  • Scope Australia
  • Special Olympics International
  • Spectrum Care
  • Stichting Philadelphia Zorg
  • Temil co., ltd.
  • The International Journal of Developmental Disabilities
  • Tizard Centre
  • UCD Centre for Disability Studies
  • UDID
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of Gothenburg
  • University of Melbourne, Department of Pediatrics
  • University of Regina
  • UNSW 3DN
  • UPC St. Kamillus
  • Vecova Centre for Disability Services and Research
  • Vela Microboard Association
  • Vitos Haina Forensic Psychiatric Hospital
  • White Top Research Unit/PAMIS
  • winnserv inc
  • Yooralla

International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD) 

The International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD) is the first and only world-wide group dedicated to the scientific study of intellectual disability.

Founded in 1964 as the International Association for the Scientific Study of Mental Deficiency, IASSIDD is an international, interdisciplinary and scientific non-governmental organization which promotes worldwide research and exchange of information on intellectual disabilities.


Please contact the IASSIDD international office for questions about joining IASSIDD, renewing your membership or general questions.
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