Committees

Executive committee

Andrea Plaza-Gonzalez

Management and Communication

Germany


Christian Schaaf

Vice-President, Chair Media and Communication Committee, Awards

Germany


Cornelius Kininger

Co-Chair Finances and Partner Committee, PCO

Germany


Elodie Klevenz

Chair Finances and Partner Committee, PCO

Germany


Gudrun Rappold

Co-Chair Scientific Committee

Germany


Henriette Hoegl

Chair Family, User, Stakeholder Committee

Germany


Ila Eckhoff

Co-Chair Family, User, Stakeholder Committee

United States of America


Marco Konings

Management and Communication, EACD

Belgium


Michaela Kienle

Congress Program Secretary

Germany


Moritz Mall

Co-Chair Media and Communication Committee, Awards

Germany


Rainer Blank

President, Chair Medicine, Supporting Network Committee

Germany


Roslyn Boyd

Vice-President, IAACD

Australia


Sabine Vincon

Chair Therapy, Supporting Network Committee

United Kingdom


Sebastian Schroeder

Chair Scientific Committee

Germany


Steffen Syrbe

Scholarships, Awards

Germany


Subcommittees

Chairs

Ass. Prof. A. Sebastian Schroeder

Sebastian Schroeder (Chair, local)

Child Neurologist

Germany


Gudrun A. Rappold

Gudrun Rappold (Co-Chair, local)

Scientist in Molecular Genetics

Germany


Representative IAACD

Prof. Dr. Roslyn N. Boyd

Roslyn N. Boyd (Co-Chair, IAACD)

Physiotherapist

Australia


Representative EACD

Annemieke Buizer

Annemieke Buizer

Pediatrician in Rehabilitation Medicine

The Netherlands


Kenya

Amina Abubakar

Psychologist, Public Health

Kenya


usa

Andrew Gordon

Psychologist

United States of America


uganda

Angelina Kakooza-Mwesige

Child Neurologist

Uganda


Belgium

Anja Van Campenhout

Pediatric Orthopedist

Belgium


india

Asis Kumar Ghosh

Pediatrician

India


netherlands

Bert Steenbergen

Human Movement Scientist

The Netherlands


germany

Christian Schaaf

Human Geneticist

Germany


South Africa

Cilla Springer

Developmental Pediatrician

South Africa


china

Cougar Hu Hao

Scientist in Human Molecular Genetics

China


usa

Diane Damiano

Physical Therapist, Movement Scientist

United States of America


uk

Dido Green

Occupational Therapist

United Kingdom


brazil

Egmar Longo

Pediatric Physical Therapist

Brazil


sweden

Elisabet Rodby Bousquet

Physical Therapist

Sweden


sweden

Eric Domeloff

Psychologist

Sweden


china

Gourong Wei

Physical Therapist

China


brazil

Guillerme Polanczyk

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Brazil


australia

Gulam Khandaker

Pediatrician, Public Health, Epidemiology

Australia


norway

Guro Andersen

Pediatrician

Norway


canada

Jacob Vorstman

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Canada


netherlands

Jan-Willem Gorter

Physiatrist

The Netherlands


canada

Jill Zwicker

Occupational Therapist

Canada


poland

Katarzyna Swieczkowska

Special Education Teacher, Caregiver Representative

Poland


australia

Kristie Bell

Dietician

Australia


uk

Lindsay Pennington

Speech and Language Therapist

United Kingdom


usa

M Wade Shrader

Orthopedic Surgeon

United States of America


mexico

Maria Consuelo Ibarra-Rodriguez

Physical Therapist

Mexiko


south_korea

MinYoung Kim

Scientist, Stem Cell Biology

South Korea


germany

Rainer Blank

Pediatric Neurology, Social Pediatrics, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Germany


uk

Richard Hastings

Educational Psychologist

United Kingdom


france

Sylvain Brochard

Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine

France


india

Tapas Kumar Som

Pediatrician, Neonatologist

India


switzerland

Thomas Dreher

Orthopedic Surgeon

Switzerland


germany

Tobias Banaschewski

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Germany


germany

Volker Mall

Social Pediatrician, Child Neurologist

Germany


china

Xiaojie Li

Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Child Neurologist

China


japan

Yukihiro Kitai

Child Neurologist

Japan


Chairs

Henriette Hoegl

Henriette Hoegl (Chair)

Board member Childrens Network Germany

Germany


Ila Eckhoff

Ila Eckhoff (User)

Board chair CP - Foundation USA

United States of America


Deirdre Fitzgerald

Lecturer in General Nursing

Ireland


Gillian Saloojee

Chair South African ACD (SA-ACD)

South Africa


Harald Neerland

President Autism Europe

Norway


Jeanne Nicklas-Faust

Managing Director Lebenshilfe

Germany


John Coughlan

Chair International CP Society (ICPS)

Luxembourg


Katarzyna Swieczkowska

Vice-president PSONI, Member of the Scientific Committee

Poland


Myriam Bea

Managing Director ADHS Deutschland

Germany


Niek de Taeye

Partner & Head Of Data Strategy at Madison.Partners Bruges, Speaker EACD Family User Forum

Belgium


Rae Maertens

Knowledge Broker at Kids Brain Health Network and CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability

Canada


Tanja Zdolsek Draksler

Founder & President NGO IDefine Europe

Slovenia


Teresa Mano da Costa

Director CP Association Portugal – APCSM, EACD Family User Forum

Portugal


Medical Societies

Berufsverband der Kinder- und Jugendärzte Deutschland e. V. (BVKJ)

Association of Paediatricians and Adolescent Doctors

Michael Hubmann


Deutsche Gesellschaft für Epileptologie e. V. (DGfE)

German Society for Epileptology

Thomas Bast


Deutsche Gesellschaft für Humangenetik e. V. (GfH)

German Society for Human Genetics

Christian Schaaf


Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin e. V. (DGKJ)

German Society of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Gudrun Noleppa


Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie e. V. (DGKJP)

German Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy

Marcel Romanos


Deutsche Gesellschaft für Sozialpädiatrie und Jugendmedizin e. V. (DGSPJ)

German Society for Social Pediatrics

Sebastian Schroeder


Gesellschaft für die Analyse menschlicher Motorik und ihre klinische Anwendung e. V. (GAMMA)

Society for the Analysis of Human Motor Function and its Clinical Application

Matthias Hoesl


Gesellschaft für Neuropädiatrie e. V. (GNP)

Society for Neuropaediatrics

Steffen Berweck


Netzwerk für Seltene Epilepsien (NETRE) in Verbindung mit Europäisches Netzwerk für neuronale RASopathien (EURAS) und DGfE

Network for Therapy in Rare Epilepsies

Gerhard Kluger


Vereinigung für Kinderorthopädie e. V. (VKO)

Association for Paediatric Orthopaedics

Anna K. Hell


Therapeutic Societies

Berufsverband Kinderkrankenpflege Deutschland (BeKD)

Paediatric Nursing Association of Germany

Bettina Beyer-Lichtblau


Bundesverband selbstständiger Physiotherapeuten IFK e. V. (IFK)

Federal Association of Independent Physiotherapists

Johanna Pleus


dbl – Deutscher Bundesverband für Logopädie e. V. (DBL)

German Federal Association for Speech Therapy

Annika Hecht


Deutscher Verband Ergotherapie e. V. (DVE)

German Association of Occupational Therapy

Sabine Vincon


Deutscher Verband für Physiotherapie e. V. (ZVK)

German Association for Physiotherapy

Frauke Mecher


ECA European Conductive Association (ECA)

German / European Conductive Association

Beate Hoeß-Zenker, Christina Zurhorst


Stakeholders

ADHS Deutschland e. V. (ADHS)

ADHD Germany

Myriam Bea


autismus Deutschland e. V. – Bundesverband zur Förderung von Menschen mit Autismus (Autismus)

Autism Germany, Federal Association for Autism

Maria Kaminski, Fabian Diekmann


Bundesvereinigung Lebenshilfe e. V. (Lebenshilfe)

National Association for Life Support

Jeanne Nicklas-Faust


Kindernetzwerk e. V. (Kindernetzwerk)

Children's Network

Henriette Hoegl


Landesverband für Menschen mit Körper- und Mehrfachbehinderung e. V. Baden-Württemberg (BVKM/LVKM)

National Association for Physical and Multiple Handicapped People

Jutta Pagel-Steidl


Nationales Zentrum für Frühe Hilfen e. V. (NZFH)

National Centre for Early Intervention

Mechthild Paul


rehaKIND – Internationale Fördergemeinschaft Kinder- und Jugendrehabilitation e. V. (RehaKIND)

Network for Child- and Adolescent Rehabilitation

Christiana Hennemann


Vereinigung für Interdisziplinäre Frühförderung - Bundesvereinigung e. V. (VIFF)

Association for Interdisciplinary Early Intervention - Federal Association

Liane Simon


Chair

Christian Schaaf

Christian Schaaf

Geneticist

Germany


Co-Chair

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Moritz Mall

Molecular Biologist

Germany


Representative IAACD

Elisabet Rodby Bousquet

Elisabeth Rodby Bousquet

Physiotherapist

Sweden


Representative EACD

Marco Konings

Marco Konings

Management and Communication, EACD

Belgium


Chair

Elodie Klevenz

Elodie Klevenz (Chair)

Project Manager, PCO m:con

Germany


Co-Chair

Cornelius Kininger

Cornelius Kininger (Co-Chair)

Sales Coordiator, PCO m:con

Germany


Christina Hennemann

Managing Director RehaKIND

Germany


Rachel Byrne

Managing Director CP Foundation

United States of America


Partners

Coming soon