Dublin 30-31 May 2013
The RICHE and CHICOS projects, together with colleagues in TACTICS and EURO-PERISTAT, are hosting a joint meeting to celebrate European child health research, and launch their reports in Dublin in May, and you are invited! Join leading researchers and practitioners in child health, policy makers, advocates, and children, to help shape the future of child health research in Europe.
Date: Thursday May 30th, and Friday May 31st 2013
Place: School of Nursing and Human Sciences, DCU
The aims of this conference are :
The conference will be opened by Ireland’ Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Frances Fitzgerald, and closed by Patricia O’Reilly, Health lead from the European Commission DG Research Commissioner Maura Geoghegan-Quinn’s cabinet.
The two keynote speakers will be :
Other speakers will include:
Prof. Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer RICHE, UKE, Hamburg, Germany
Dr. Martine Vrijheid CHICOS, CREAL, Barcelona
Dr. Sean Denyer Department of Children and Youth Affairs, Ireland
Prof. Ronan Lyons Swansea University, UK
Dr. Jennifer Zeitlin EURO-PERISTAT, INSERM U953, France
Prof. Michael Rigby Nordic School of Public Health
Dr. Matilde Leonardi RICHE, INNCB, Italy
Ms. Joanne Vincenten TACTICS, ECSA
Dr. Sinead Hanafin Ex-director of Research, Dept. of Children, Ireland
This international conference is organised by two EU funded FP7 projects, RICHE, led from DCU in Dublin, and CHICOS, led from CREAL in Barcelona. Both projects end in 2013.
The following projects will be at the meeting and many plan to launch their reports there:
Registration is now open from here.
(This is the main DCU website conference service registration system). The early bird registration fee is €220 for the whole conference, €110 for students. Early bird registration will close on April 14th 2013. Full registration will be €260, and €130 for students.
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