International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD)
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Founded 11 Aug 1964, Copenhagen (Denmark), following 3 international congresses, with the title International Association for the Scientific Study of Mental Deficiency (IASSMD) -- Association internationale pour l'étude scientifique de l'arriération mentale -- Asociación Internacional para el Estudio Cientifico de la Deficiencia Mental -- Internationale Vereinigung zum Wissenschaftlichen Studium der Geistigen Zurückgebliebenheit, at International Congress on the Scientific Study of Mental Deficiency. Subsequently changed title to International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities (IASSID) -- Association internationale pour l'étude scientifique de la déficience intellectuelle -- Asociación Internacional para el Estudio Cientifico del Deficiencia Intelectual -- Internationale Vereinigung zum Wissenschaftlichen Studium von Intelligenzstörungen.
Promote development of new knowledge, research and other scholarly activities, as well as the application of knowledge, to improve the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families and those who support them.Available with paid subscription only.
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