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International Children's Continence Society Course on Pediatric Bowel and Bladder Dysfunction

This conference is held by IWK Health and Dalhousie University to address pediatric bowel and bladder dysfunction.

There will be many local, national, and international multi-disciplinary experts on the 2-day program and it will take place at the Halifax Convention Centre on June 16th and 17th.

Topics Covered

  • Bowel and Bladder Dysfunction
  • Recurrent UTIs
  • Urotherapy
  • Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy
  • Communication Strategies
  • Nocturnal Enuresis
  • Mobility and Continence
  • Transitional Urology

Target Audience

  • Family medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Nursing
  • Pediatrics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Psychology
  • Urology


Organizing Committee

Dr. Dawn MacLellan (Chair)           IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Canada

Dr. Dan Keefe                                   IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Canada

Dr. Rodrigo Romao                         IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Canada

Confirmed Speakers

Dr. Ashley Cox                                 Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada

Dr. Joana Dos Santos                      Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

Dr. Israel Franco                              Yale University, Connecticut, USA

Dr. Joanne Gillespie                        IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Canada

Dr. Elizabeth McLaughlin               IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Canada

Dr. Tryggve Nevéus                         Uppsala University, Sweden

Dr. Anka Nieuwhof-Leppink           University Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Dr. Yoshiyuki Ohtomo                    Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan

Jenny Roy, MScPT                           The Pelvic Health Clinic, Dartmouth, Canada

Dr. Jordan Sheriko                          IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Canada


Course Webpage Link

Registration Link




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