1st European Transition Symposium

14 September 2018

Transition from pediatric to adult care for adolescents with chronic illness has been a growing theme of interest in clinic as well as in research for the past two decades. The first European Symposium on Transition that will take place at the Lausanne University Hospital on the 14th September 2018. A wealth of literature has been published on the subject and the time has come to put this knowledge and expertise together. The aim of this symposium is to gather experts from across Europe in order to share experiences and think together on where to go from now on .

This symposium is ideal for : Professionals working with children and/or adolescents with chronic illness (educators, nurses, psychologists, physicians, researchers, social workers, teachers, etc.) wishing to develop or implement a transition program in their clinic, or to share their experience in transition; Students undertaking a masters or PhD on the subject of chronic conditions/transition.

Centre Hospitalier, Universitaire Vaudois, Launsanne, Switzerland


Centre Hospitalier
Universitaire Vaudois

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