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Congressional Briefing: Reaching Children in Conflict Settings

November 14 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Organized by the American Academy of Pediatrics

November 14
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST
385 Senate Russell Building
Washington, DC

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Join the launch event of a new policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics on caring for children in conflict settings. Experts will discuss how systems serving children exposed to armed conflict can help protect children from abuse and exploitation and mitigate the negative effects of war, disaster, and displacement.

Speakers:

1) Sherry Shenoda, MD, FAAP, Lead Author, “The Effects of Armed Conflict on Children” AAP Policy Statement
2) Shari Rosenfeld, Senior Vice President, International Social Impact, Sesame Workshop
3) UNICEF speaker TBA
4) Katie Maeve Murphy, Early Childhood Development Senior Technical Advisor, International Rescue Committee

Details

Date:
November 14
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Senate Russell Building
Room 385, 2 Constitution Ave. NE
Washington, DC 20002 United States

Organizer

American Academy of Pediatrics
Website:
https://www.aap.org/