17-20 June 2020, 32nd EACD meeting, Poznan, Poland

Poznan meeting

Ladies and Gentlemen!

We would like to draw your attention to the EACD Annual meeting 2020 which will be held at Poznan Congress Center from 17th – 20th June 2020 in Poznan, Poland! (http://eacd2020.org/)

The theme for the upcoming European Academy of Childhood Disability (EACD) conference is “From Childhood to Adulthood with Disability”. The conference aims to present the latest knowledge, as well as diagnostic and therapeutic trends, and to create a forum for meetings and interdisciplinary discussions between specialists in the field of childhood disabilities including among other physicians, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, psychologists, pedagogues, and speech therapists.

Abstract submissions for the EACD Annual Meeting 2020 are now OPEN and close 17 November 2019, 12pm CET. Submissions are being sought for Oral presentations, Posters, Instructional courses, and Mini-symposia on a range of topics. All abstracts related to childhood and young persons’ disabilities are welcome, including those on treatment, prevention, early detection, early intervention, transition and lifespan issues, parents’ and siblings’ experiences, adult research, health systems, engineering in disability, basic sciences, social science research and ethics.

To send abstracts please visit our abstract submission platform.

Selection of Keynote speakers

  • Henry Chambers, USA
  • Roslyn N Boyd, Australia
  • Bernard Dan, Belgium         
  • Mauricio R. Delgado, USA
  • Andrea Guzzetta, Italy             
  • Deborah Gaebler-Spira, USA
  • Jeroen Vermeulen, The Netherlands     
  • Peter Rosenbaum, Canada

Key dates

Abstract Submission Opens – Now Open

Abstract Submission Closes – 17 November 2019

Registration Opens – Now Open

Early Bird registration Closes – 31 January 2020

For further information please visit the conference website www.eacd2020.org, or follow EACD on Twitter (@EACDtweet) or Facebook (www.facebook.com/edu.eacd) for the latest updates.


Yours sincerely,

Prof. Marek Jozwiak, MD, PhD
President of EACD Annual Meeting 2020

Christopher Newman, MD, PhD
Co-Chair of the Scientific Committee  

Prof. Małgorzata Syczewska, MD, PhD
Co-Chair of the Scientific Committee