ISSOP 2019 GENERAL INFORMATION

Contacts

Attractions

Hotel Accommodations

Scientific Committee:

Fouad M. Fouad (Lebanon); Bernard Gerbaka (Lebanon); Jeffrey Goldhagen, M.D., MPH (United States); Joseph Haddad (Lebanon); Samir Khalil (Palestine); Nick Spencer (UK), Tony Waterston (UK); Jean Bowyer (UK); Joop de Jong (Holland); Ayesha Kadir (Denmark); Shanti Raman (Australia); Raúl Mercer (Argentina); Barbara Rubio (Spain).

Local Organizing Committee

Fouad M. Fouad; Bernard Gerbaka; Joseph Haddad, Gina Cordahi; Rouba El Khoury; Maya Abou Khouzam; Carol Hijazi.

Congress Venue

American University of Beirut
Issam Fares Hall & Bathish Auditorium, West Hall
Riad El-Solh 1107 2020
Beirut, Lebanon






Congress office

Contact person: Maya Abou Khouzam
Office 342, Tel: +961.1.350000, Ext. 4618
Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut
Riad El-Solh 1107 2020 Beirut, Lebanon

Low carbon footprint travel

Engagement of ISSOP against the climate change: choose your personal low carbon footprint and win the ISSOP Sustainability Prize!

Visa

You will find an overview on visa requirements to enter Lebanon here - Please note that if you have an Israeli stamp on your passport you will not be allowed to enter the country. If you do, you are advised to renew your passport.
- Be also advised that every person registering for the conference needs to undergo a vetting procedure. Once cleared you will be informed via email.
- For any questions regarding VISA requirements please email Maya Abou Khouzam
PLEASE do not make any flight or hotel plane reservations until you have received this confirmation. The confirmation will be sent to you via email. All funds received will be returned in full if there is a problem with vetting..

Official Language

The official language of the Congress is English. No translation will be provided.

Insurance

The organizers do not accept any responsibility for injuries/damages or losses sustained by persons or personal belongings during the conference. Participants are strongly advised to carry appropriate travelling and health insurance.

Contacts

Congress Venue
Faculty of Health Sciences
American University of Beirut
PO Box 11-0236
Riad El-Solh 1107 2020
Beirut, Lebanon

Congress Office
Contact person: Maya Abou Khouzam
E-mail: ma493@aub.edu.lb
Office 342, Tel: +961.1.350000, Ext. 4618
Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut,
Riad El-Solh 1107 2020 Beirut, Lebanon

Registration Office
Lisa Maldonado
Partnership for Child Health
911 North Jefferson Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209
Email

Abstract Submission
Contact person: RayKay Santa
Division of Community & Societal Pediatrics
UF College of Medicine-Jacksonville
Department of Pediatrics
841 Prudential Dr., Suite 1330
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Email

ISSOP General Secretary
Barbara Rubio (Spain)
Email

Attractions

Guide to Must-See Attractions in Beirut click here

Guide to Social Program Information click here

Hotel Accommodations

The following accommodations are all in proximity to the Conference site at American University of Beirut. Please note that they are a distance from the Preconference venue at Saint Joseph’s Hospital. Please use the conference code ISSOP2019 when making reservations.

Hotel Listings

RESERVATION CODE: ISSOP2019
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