Grand Hyatt Doha – February 15-17, 2020

  • Child Protection in the Digital Age         
  • Child Protection Systems and the Role of Religion in Child Protection
  • Child Protection in Domestic and Educational Settings
  • MDT Approach, Policy and Legislation in Child Protection
  • Psycho-Social Support for Families, Victims and Perpetrators of Child Abuse
  • Role of the Medical Care System in Preventing Child Maltreatment
  • Special Circumstances: Sports & Child Safety, Care of Refugees and Children in Conflict Zones, Children with Disabilities


Working Group on Child Data & Child Death Review Schedule – Friday, February 14th

Working Group on Child Death Review: 1-5pm at Sidra Medicine
Working Group on Child Maltreatment Data: 1-5pm at Sidra Medicine
Youth Program 3pm-8pm at the Beach! (invite only)

CONGRESS DAYS FEB 15-17th (Arabic translation in all rooms)

FREE Core Courses (Feb 15-17 included with Registration)
Medical Evaluation of Child Sexual Abuse
Forensic Interviewing
Non-accidental Injuries
Bullying / Cyberbullying
Positive Parenting / Corporal Punishment

Meet the Expert Panel Sessions

The Advancement of CRC 30 years later: Funding, Data, Multisectoral Response, Religious/Community response

The Child Protection Systems in the Middle East: Referral systems, Multisectoral involvement Treatment and support services

Corporal Punishment : The data, policies, in home, at school, and prevention programs

Special Workshops in Arabic and English

Countries in Transition Workshop on Child Marriage

INSPIRE Workshop on Legal Frameworks


Disclosure: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

ISPCAN, our planners, presenters, and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use.

ISPCAN did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.


Please join us for our planned cultural dinner at Banana Island

Sunday, February 16, 2020, at 7:00 PM

US $50.00 per person includes:

Round trip Transportation from Hyatt + boat ride from Corniche to Banana Island 

Traditional Qatari Buffet Dinner