We invite you to participate in the 5th International Conference on Child Health, Development and Welfare taking place at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem on December 2-4, 2019.

The contemporary issues that will be discussed include: Raising a child with a chronic disease or disability, therapeutic uses of cannabis in children, long-term outcomes of prematurity, child abuse and neglect, long-term challenges of adoption, autism, pediatric palliative care, displaced children, immigration, growing up under the specter of war or terrorism, screening for addiction, medical clowns, new treatments for rare diseases sex, screens and media among children.

Clinicians, researchers and therapists from the fields of medicine, allied healthcare disciplines, education, social work, psychology and rehabilitation sciences will gather in Jerusalem to discuss a wide range of issues challenging children and adolescents.

The conference is set in Jerusalem – a city of old and new. Jerusalem will provide the appropriate setting for a conference that will blend innovation with tradition.

Find out more information about the conference here.