Dear Colleagues,

“I am honored to invite to the “Prof. Dr. Hıfzı Özcan 7th International Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Disorders Congress".

The congress which will be held on 23-25 ​​February, 2018 in Hilton Kozyatagi Hotel in Istanbul. The main subject of the Congress is 'Cerebral Palsy within Life'. In our meetings many valuable scientists from domestic and foreign countries will be join us for share their information. Also academicians who serve in different branches about Cerebral Pals, they will find the opportunity to share their experiences.

In the congress, new developments in rehabilitation and special education will be observed, as well as the most important and interesting topics in the field of neurological diseases.

On the other hand, we will be glad to see the six names from Munich University in Germany and Sweden Karolinska Instute.

We will also find opportunities to listen to examples from abroad on Education Inclusion Models from valued academics

The Symposium, which will be held on the 2nd day of Congress will be informed on the topics of Developmental Disorders and Genetics. On the same day, the topics our families are curious about will be covered in the panels and conferences we will organize.

Topics in the Congress Program will be discussed again in parallel sessions for family questions about Cerebral Palsy and Possible questions will be answered.

In addition, we will be with our families in two different panels titled "Promoting CP Speech Therapy and Nutrition Habits" and "Difficulties I Live" with our families.

On the last day of the Congress, will be held courses for professionals working in the field as below:


- Neurodevelopmental Evaluation and Educational Planning Course in Cerebral Palsy

- Technology Based Rehabilitation Course

- Cerebral Palsy for Practice and Orthotic Course

- Neurodevelopmental Evaluation and Educational Planning Course in Cerebral Palsy

Its pleasure to see you in our Congress!


Best regards.


Prof. Dr. İpek Akman
President of Congress