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The International Growth and Development Conference (IGDC) entitled 'Healthy Ageing: Paediatric to Geriatric' has been organised by an Organising Committee and the programme has been produced by a Scientific Committee.

The First International Growth and Development Conference - 2017 (IGD-2017) is to be held on 16 - 18 March 2017 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). The IGDConference-2017 highlights the theme "Healthy Ageing: Paediatric to Geriatric".

Health is a basic human right! Optimising individual physical, social and mental well-being is an essential element of health development throughout the life course.

The IGD Conference-2017 with the theme of Healthy Ageing: Paediatric to Geriatric is the first conference to be held in the region. It will feature leading keynote speakers, session speakers and poster presenters. Researchers will present their research on topics related to healthy ageing, along with age-related changes in metabolism and body composition, as well as the effects of conditions that develop during the ageing process. 

The conference provides a great platform for multidisciplinary collaboration between medical professionals, scientific and public health researchers from around the world.

Topics of interest during the programme includes nutrition, paediatrics, neonatology, health and ageing, endocrinology, public health, nursing and technology and innovation in health.  View the programme.

Opportunities to submit an abstract are available until 31 January 2017.