Monday 27 February 2017


The Conference will take place over two days, Saturday and Sunday, with a mixture of plenary and concurrent sessions from invited speakers and selected presentations from conference abstracts.

Pre-conference workshops will be held on Friday 22nd of September followed by the ISA Official Opening Ceremony & Welcome Reception.

Key Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline: January 19th – April 21st 2017

Early Bird Registration Deadline: 2nd June 2017

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Confirmed Speakers

Professor Fran Boyle
The University of Queensland, Australia
Dr Molly Byrne
National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Professor Alan Cameron
University of Glasgow, Scotland
Dr Myra Cullinane
Dublin District Coroner, Ireland
Professor Jane Dahlstrom
The Australian National University
Dr Mary Devins
Our lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin, Ireland
Professor Soo Downe
University of Central Lancashire, UK
Professor Elizabeth Draper
University of Leicester, United Kingdom
Professor Richard Greene
National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre,
Dr Alexander Heazell
The University of Manchester, UK
Professor Mary Higgins
University College Dublin, Ireland
Professor Stephen Kennedy
University of Oxford, UK
Professor Louise Kenny
INFANT, Ireland
Professor Joan Lalor
Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Professor Stephen Liben
McGill University, Canada
Professor Fergal Malone
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Dr Tracy Mills
The University of Manchester, UK
Mr Bryan Nolan
Irish Hospice Foundation
Professor Michael Turner
University College Dublin, Ireland
Dr Jane Warland
University of South Australia
Ms Aleena Wojcieszek
The University of Queensland, Australia

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