Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia International Symposium 2022

27 Apr


Virtual and in person in Glasgow, 27th April 2022 - 29th April 2022





We are delighted to welcome you to the Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia International Symposium, April 27-29th, Glasgow UK.

Building on the success of previous Symposia, CDH 2022 is the essential opportunity to hear the latest basic science and clinical research in congenital diaphragmatic hernia care.

CDH 2022 is for all international researchers, clinicians, patient and family organisations and colleagues who are passionate about CDH research and clinical care.

Our programme includes expert-led sessions and workshops covering:

  • Basic Science research in CDH
  • Fetal assessment and interventions
  • Delivery room management
  • Postnatal, surgical and critical care in CDH
  • Family experience and priorities
  • Transition to adulthood and long-term CDH care

We hope you will be able to join us in-person in Glasgow, Scotland, UK.

Full COVID-19 precautions will be in place for your safety.

For the first time we are offering a hybrid event, with virtual attendance options available.

Abstract submission is now open. We welcome abstracts on all topics of relevance for CDH research and clinical practice. Abstract submission deadline is Friday 14th January 2022

For more information please visit our website

With best wishes

CDH 2022 Local Organising Committee

Neil Patel, Gregor Walker and Carl Davis, Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow

CDH 2022 Scientific Committee

Alexandra Benachi (France), Irma Capolupo (Italy), Matthew Harting (USA), Hanneke IJsselstijn (Netherlands), Florian Kipfmueller (Germany), Koji Nagata (Japan), Neil Patel (UK), Natalie Rintoul (USA), Laurent Storme (France).

Conference Partners

Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow