First Announcement / Call For Papers
We are pleased to announce that the 6th World Congress on Fluency Disorders will be held at Veiga de Almeida University located in Rio de Janeiro, one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
The aim of the 6th Congress is to bring together clinicians, researchers, people who stutter, and other interested parties to discuss theoretical, empirical, clinical and cultural issues related to fluency disorders. Major themes of the congress will be biological aspects of fluency disorders, behavioural aspects, and technology. The programme will consist of sessions reporting research results, seminars, workshops, short courses and poster presentations.
The congress will be held at Veiga de Almeida University, a private University in Rio de Janeiro founded in 1971. This is spread over three campuses hosting more than 20,000 students.
Rio de Janeiro, a cidade maravilhosa (the marvellous city) as it is called by its inhabitants has world famous beaches such as Ipanema and Copacabana and has a wonderful climate throughout the whole year.
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