The first 1000 days of a child’s life are the most crucial period of brain development.  Early child development has been acknowledged as the single-most important predictor of human capital but has lagged behind growth, nutrition and infectious diseases on the global child health agenda.  

  • The 2021 International Child Health Group Winter Conference “Early Child Development: Silent Emergency or Unique Opportunity” 
  • It brings together the latest early child development research from across the world to answer important questions relating to risk and resilience; 
  • screening and intervention; race and ethnicity and the impact of societies in flux on early child development as we know it.  
  • The morning features plenary talks from world leading experts in the field whilst the afternoon will include a choice of two of 11 small group workshops.   

Further details and booking

BACCH is registered in England & Wales under charity number 1129758 and company number 06738129 at 5-11 Theobalds Road, London, WC1X 8SH.
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