We sincerely invite you to participate in the 16th National Iranian Child Neurology Congress which will be held on 14 - 16th September 2016 at Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran.
Neurodevelopmental disabilities and delays are common problems in children, involving millions of children and their families all over the world, particularly in non-affluent countries. Most of these disabilities can be prevented or their severities can be decreased, giving these children the opportunity to have more productive and independent lives.
This congress aims to fulfill its role in helping these children and their families through increasing the awareness and practical skills of physicians, therapists, special education professionals.
The congress will be held by the collaboration of Iranian Child Neurology Association and International Child Neurology Association (ICNA) and is supported by Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Pediatric Health Research Center, Ministry of Health and Medical Education of Iran, and UNICEF office of Iran. We will have participants from the countries around our region.
Several workshops about normal development, developmental screening tools, developmental disorders and developmental care of children will be held. The main language of congress is English.
The themes of the congress would be early detection, early diagnosis, early intervention and educating the caregivers.
Keynote speakers from Iran, Turkey, Europe, North America and Australia will have presentations in the congress.
We are looking forward to meeting you in the historical city of Tabriz.
Dr. Seifollah Heidarabady
Executive Chair of Congress