ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

The 9th International Conference of the Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences University of Zagreb will be held in Zagreb, Croatia, from May 17 to May 19, 2017. The conference will be held at the FORUM Zagreb Congress Centre.

Conference organizers

The Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences of the University of Zagreb is the leading Croatian scientific and higher education institution in the fields of rehabilitation sciences, social pedagogy, and speech and language pathology.

Indiana State University is a public university with a broad range of graduate studies and a wide scope of research areas. There is a long and fruitful collaboration between ERF and ISU.

The Faculty of Education of the University of Ljubljana is the central Slovenian institution for the education of professional workers in the field of education and is committed to research in various related areas.

The conference will bring together scholars from the large scope of areas of conference fields connected by strong tendencies toward interdisciplinary research. We invite you to submit posters and abstracts for oral presentations. Selected papers will be published in our journals: Croatian Review of Rehabilitation Research, Criminology and Social Integration, and Logopedics.

ERFCON2017 is organized under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Croatia, Mrs. Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović and the Mayor of Zagreb, Mr. Milan Bandić.

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

HEAD OF THE COMMITTEE

Snježana Sekušak Galešev, PhD, Associate Professor, Vice Dean for Science 
Department of Inclusive Education and Rehabilitation 
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

HEAD OF THE COMMITTEE

Ivana Jeđud Borić, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Behavioural Disorders
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

CONFERENCE SECRETARIES

Sonja Alimović, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Visual Impairments
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Gordana Hržica, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

MEMBERS

Sandra Bradarić Jončić, PhD, Professor
Department of Hearing Impairments 
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Belle Gavriel Fied, PhD, Professor
Bob Shapell School of Social Work
The Gershon Gordon Faculty of Social Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Phyllis B. Gerstenfeld, PhD, Professor and Chair of Criminal Justice
California State University, Stanislaus, USA

David Foxcroft, PhD, Professor
Department of Psychology Social Work and Public Health
Oxford Brookes University, UK

Mijna Hadders-Algra, MD, PhD, Professor
Faculty of Medical Sciences, Paediatrics, Beatrix Children’s Hospital
University Medical Center Groningen, University Groningen, the Netherlands

Marija Kavkler, PhD, Associate Professor
Department of Special and Rehabilitation Pedagogy
Faculty of Education, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Damjana Kogovšek, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Special and Rehabilitation Pedagogy
Department for Speech and Language Therapy, and Pedagogy for
Deaf and Hard of hearing
Faculty of Education, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Jelena Kuvač Kraljević, PhD, Associate Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Renata Martinec, PhD, Associate Professor
Department of Motoric Disorders, Chronic Diseases, and Art Therapies
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Elmedin Muratbegović, PhD, Associate Professor
Faculty of Criminalistics, Criminology, and Security Studies
University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Neven Ricijaš, PhD, Assistant Professor
Head of the Department of Behavioural Disorders
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Maja Roch, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Developmental Psychology and Socialization
University of Padua, Italy

Ana Wagner Jakab, PhD, Assistant Professor
Head of the Department of Inclusive Education and Rehabilitation
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Agnieszka Żyta, PhD, Associate Professor
Chair of Special Education
Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Poland

Youri Maryn, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, and Communication Disorders
University of Antwerp, Belgium

Vesna Čavić, coordinator of International Cooperation and Projects
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

MEMBERS

Jasmina Frey Škrinjar, PhD, Full Professor
Department of Inclusive Education and Rehabilitation
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Dalibor Doležal, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Criminology
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Ana Leko Krhen, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Sanja Šimleša, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Vlatka Penava, Research Assistant
Department of Visual Impairments
Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Web support
Anamarija Ivanagić

Accounting office
Ivana Hribar

Language support
Maja Mihalić

ORGANIZERS

ERF UNIZG ENG ISU UVLJ

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