What´s new?

The next meeting that wil be hold in 14th to 17 November 2018
28 Dec 2016 00:39

After the successful meeting held in Trieste Italy, 2016, now it's time for Bogota, Colombia. The Kangaroo Foundation in Bogota, will organise the event, in collaboration with the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana de Bogot&aac [ ... ]


Call for Abstracts

The deadline for abstract submission has been extended to 14 October 2018!

Abstracts are being solicited for podium and poster presentations.The Scientific Committee will evaluate all the abstracts submitted on time and will notify acceptance by 30 October 2018. Among the accepted abstracts (innovative idea for implementation and dissemination of KMC at country level and new research on neuro-protection through KMC will be among the criteria for acceptance), six posters will be selected for 5 minutes podium presentations (which includes 2 minutes for questions and answers). The remaining accepted abstracts will be presented as posters (instructions will be issued with the letter of acceptance). Workshop and Congress participants will vote for the best poster and will assign an award.

All abstracts should include the following:  the content in 250 words or less, plus, the title and the full name and, the email of the primary author.


Topics for Workshop abstracts

Implementation and dissemination of KMC at country level, barriers, solutions, costs


Topics for Congress abstracts

Basic research on the possible neuro-protective effect of each of the KMC components: kangaroo position, kangaroo nutrition, kangaroo discharge policies and follow-up (through the physiology, neuro-sensorial stimulation, sensitization of the family, modification of the environment, etc ...)

To know all requirements for posters presentation, please click here

Please complete the information below and submit this form with your abstract.