A successful, interactive workshop. Thank you to all organisers, faculty members and delegates for entering into the spirit of the workshop.

Location: Children’s City Hospital 2, Almaty city, 2nd district, 54 Kazakhstan

Date: 12-14 April 2023

Topic: Workshop on Assessment Tools in Neonates and Young Children

Programme: CLICK HERE

Local Organisers: Professor Marzan Lepessova and  Dr Altynshash Jaxybayeva

Course Moderators: Professor Leena Haataja, Dr. Altynshash Jaxybayeva


Professor Colin Kennedy (UK)

Professor Leena Haataja (Finland)

Ass Professor Coriene Catsman-Berrevoets (The Netherlands)

Dr Brigitte Vollmer (UK)

Professor Marzan Lepessova (Kazakhstan)

Dr Altynshash Jaxybayeva (Kazakhstan)

Number of participants: limited to 40 participants, including 2 bursary awardees, to preserve the interactive nature of the meeting. The Kazakhstani Association of paediatric neurologists awarded the 2 bursaries.

Who was the training course aimed at? This practical workshop was aimed at physicians who will return to their workplace and share what they have learned. It is aimed at ‘teaching the teachers’.

Attendees were responsible for organising and paying for their own transport and hotel accommodation.