We are a worldwide network of cleft professionals and cleft charity leaders with an interest in promoting Comprehensive Cleft Care (CCC) in resource-constrained contexts.
The objectives of the Circle of Cleft Professionals (CoCP) are to:
Facilitate collaboration and networking among Cleft Professionals with an interest in multidisciplinary care in resource-constrained contexts.
Communicate the impact and learning occurring within Comprehensive Cleft Care (CCC) projects.
Support local teams’ growth in implementing CCC.
What do we mean by Comprehensive Cleft Care (CCC)?
Why join the CoCP?
The Circle of Cleft Professionals is free to join. Members have access to:
Webinars: Exclusive access to monthly webinars, led by world-renowned cleft professionals. See examples of our previous webinars here.
Discussion Forum: CoCP members are invited to participate in our Slack forum, dedicated to facilitating discussions and questions among CoCP members from across the globe.
Upcoming Webinars & Events
Attending the Cleft 2022 Conference? Stop by our booth in the Exhibition Hall
Resources for Cleft Professionals
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Member Stories & Updates
Transforming Faces announces the creation of the very first SLT training video materials available in two of the widely spoken languages in Ethiopia. These speech therapy training resources were designed by SLT expert, Dr. Cate Crowley. Yekatit 12 Hospital Medical College’s Speech Team of Berhane Abera and Hirut Menguistu also feature prominently in these resources.
Article was written by Dr. Catherine Crowley, Professor of Practice and Director of the Bilingual Extension Institute at Teachers College, Columbia University and one of Smile Train’s expert speech advisors.