Chairperson's Message

We welcome you to the 12th Annual Conference of the Indian Academy of Cerebral Palsy in Pune City . The IACPCON 2017 jointly hosted by the Indian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and the renowned Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital will be held in Pune ; the vibrant cultural and educational capital of Maharashtra. The theme for this year’s conference is “ Building Blocks in Early Intervention – from the customary to cutting edge facts”. The theme accurately revolves around increasing the awareness of early intervention and efficiency of multidisciplinary care in the first 3 years of life in a high risk infant in the prevention of Cerebral Palsy and other developmental disorders.. The focus of IACPCON 2017 is to introduce and deliberate issues related to early diagnosis, treatment and community based care in developmental delay. IACPCON 2017 promises to bring together the best national and international faculty to further our knowledge on current protocols , problems and innovations related to early intervention care through various modules, hands on workshops, paper presentations and symposia. IACPCON 2017 will cater to knowledge transfer, not only for students but also for the growing community of clinicians and consultants working in various fields of cerebral palsy and developmental disorders in children.

The Indian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital are especially privileged to invite you all to IACPCON 2017 in Pune, the city which is one of the fastest growing metros in India and is already a hub for the automotive, information technology, engineering and healthcare along with being a seat for quality education. Pune is the seventh-largest metropolis in India and the second-largest in the state of Maharashtra and was once the centre of power of the Maratha Empire.The modern city of Pune located near the confluence of Mula and Mutha rivers is both versatile and vibrant. Being a cultural capital with a myriad range of activities in theatre, arts, music, cinema, spirituality and education, Pune truly has something for everyone.

This conference is a confluence of various faculties in the care of cerebral palsy under one roof. We assure the delegates, that you will benefit from this academic feast and be able to offer high quality holistic care for the betterment of the children and their families. IACPCON Pune awaits you!

About Us

We take great pleasure and excitement to welcome all of you to Pune, where the 12th Annual National Conference of Indian Academy of Cerebral Palsy, organized jointly by IACP and Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital (Academic Partner) will be hosted. The conference will be held from 10th to 12th of November 2017, at Yashada (Yashwantrao Chavan Academy of Development Administration), Pune.


Pediatric Neurology Department,7th Floor, C wing

Deenananth Mangeshkar Hospital

Erandwane,Pune 411004

Tel No. 020- 40151664