Research meeting ISPID & ISA International Conference on Stillbirth, SIDS and Baby Survival – 7th - 9th June 2018, Glasgow

From 7th – 9th June 2018, 550 delegates from 38 countries gathered in Strathclyde University Technology and Innovation Centre for the International Conference on Stillbirth, SIDS and Baby Survival, hosted by the Scottish Cot Death Trust. This was the first time the conference has been held in Scotland.
With 8 plenary sessions led by 30 invited speakers – all experts in their field, a further 41 parallel sessions, comprising 168 oral paper presentations, workshops and themed panels. were on offer for delegates to choose from. 71 posters were also presented.
In addition to the hugely impressive scientific content, there was a beautiful remembrance ceremony attended by 250 people at Glasgow cathedral and a private showing of the play “Shattered” – a Scottish Cot Death Trust & In Motion theatre company collaboration.
The gala dinner held at Kelvingrove art gallery and museum will provide fond memories for delegates of their wonderful time in Glasgow.
Thank you to everyone who made this whole event truly memorable!