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International Society for Social Pediatrics & Child Health

In collaboration with:

Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect The Lebanese Pediatric Society
Faculty of Medicine, Saint Joseph University, Beirut

2019 Annual Meeting

September 25 – 28, 2019

Children in Armed Conflict

“Children in Armed Conflict”

“Rights, Health and Wellbeing”

Rights, Health and Wellbeing

American University of Beirut, Lebanon

American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Saint Joseph University in Beirut (preconference)

Top Reasons to Attend

Major Topic Areas

  1. Learn about the determinants of armed conflict and its impact on the physical and psychosocial health of children.
  2. Learn how colleagues and organizations respond to the challenges these children face through their journeys from countries of origin through transit and resettlement.
  3. Join child health professionals in discussing how to protect, and advocate for the rights of children in armed conflict.
  4. Connect with national and global organizations engaged in the response to the global epidemic of violence against children.
  •   Evidence-based universal, targeted and indicated interventions in children affected by armed conflict.
  •   Building interdisciplinary systems of care through the journeys of children on the move, and their families.
  •   Advancing the rights of children.
  •   Conducting research in conflict zones. Newepidemiological methodologies.
  •   Conflict resolution, intergenerational justice and reintegration of former “child soldiers”.
  •   Engaging with International organizations in the global response.

Early bird rate until June 30, 2019 Abstract submission until July 28, 2019

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