IPA 2013
Congress Information
Scientific Program
Sponsorship & Exhibition
Useful Links
International Congress of Pediatrics (ICP)

Scientific Program 



ICP 2013 Provisional Program Highlights:

Plenary Sessions on:

  • The State of the World's Children: Where Are the Gaps?
  • Adolescent Health: A Call to Action
  • Global Action Plan for Diarrhoea and Pneumonia
  • Environmental Impacts on Child Health
  • Modern Technologies: The Future for Child Health 

Keynote Addresses:

  • The State of Health of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Children in Australia
  • Taking on Big Tobacco
  • Children with Disabilities - A Global Perspective
  • WHO Guidelines for Quality Hospital Care
  • Emerging Respiratory Viruses
  • Tackling the Burden of Obesity and Malnutrition
  • Preventing the 'Unpreventable': The Cot Death Story

plus 50 symposia and seminars  and meet-the expert sessions, pre-Congress workshops, training programs, site-visits, research paper presentations and posters.

We look forward to bringing delegates a high quality and challenging program

Dr Neil Wigg                                   Professor Elizabeth Elliott
Congress President                         Chair, Scientific Program Committee