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Nicholas Lennox

MBBS, FRACGP, PhD. Former Director Queensland Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disability, MRI – UQ, The University of Queensland

How you can maximise the healthcare delivered to individuals with Developmental Disability

Professor Nicholas Lennox is the former Director of the Queensland Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Brisbane, Australia, and the immediate Past President of the Australian Association of Developmental Disability Medicine. He is a medical clinician, researcher, educator and advocate. He has developed several world first interventions to improve the health of people with intellectual disability. Most notably three randomized controlled trials of the Comprehensive Health Assessment Program (CHAP). This work was a major factor in changes in health care policy and practice in Australia, UK and elsewhere. His team also produced the globally accessible, Able X Series of Massive-Open-On-Line courses, through Edx, which delivers healthcare training on health and developmental disability.