XVIIth ISPCAN International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect: Towards a Caring and Non-Violent Community: A Child’s Perspective
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, Hong Kong, China
Sept 7-10, 2008
Organized by The International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN) and Against Child Abuse (ACA), Hong Kong.
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Register by 10 June, 2008 at the discounted Early-Bird Rate!
Psychological Abuse: Identification, Assessment and Intervention
Culturally-relevant, Evidence-based Intervention
Child Trafficking, Child Labor, Child Sexual Tourism
Domestic Violence and Child Abuse
Children’s Voices and Children’s Rights (including Legal Protection of Children)
Forms of Neglect (including Institutionalized Children)
Medical Stream (physical and sexual abuse) NEW!
Internet Crimes against Children NEW!
Dr. Cindy Kiro (New Zealand), Commissioner for Children in New Zealand
Dr. David Finkelhor (United States), Director, Crimes against Children Research Center, Co-Director, Family Research Laboratory
Mrs. Priscilla Lui Tsang Sun Kai (China), Executive Director, Against Child Abuse (Hong Kong)
Prof. Xu Yongxigang (China), Dean and Professor, Colleague of Social and Public Administration, East China University of Sciences
Prof. Michael Freeman (UK), Professor of English Law, University College, London
Dr. Richard Krugman, M.D. (USA): Henry Kempe Lecturer
Developing Country (DC Forum) - Saturday, 6 September:
Theme: "Good Practices and Limitations of Child Protection Work"
Location: Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, 15 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.
Speaker: Ambassador Moushira Khattab (Egypt), Secretary General of the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood, member of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child
Master Class- Sunday, September 7:
Theme: "What Have We Learned About Child Abuse in the Past 30 Years?"
Location: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center
James Garbarino, PhD, Director of the Center for the Human Rights of Children, Loyola University (USA)
Margaret Lynch, MD, Professor of Community Pediatrics, Guy's King's and St Thomas School of Medicine (UK), Former President of ISPCAN (invited)
Barbara Bonner, PhD, Director of Center Against Child Abuse and Neglect, University of Oklahoma (USA), Past President of ISPCAN
Patricia Ip, MD, Chairperson, Against Child Abuse (Hong Kong), Congress Co-chair
Bernadette Madrid, MD, Director, Child Protection Unit Network Inc (Philippines)
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