Sixteenth International Conference on
Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma
September 16, 17, 18, 2018 - Orlando, Florida


The National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome is proud to announce the Sixteenth International Conference on Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma. This world-renowned event will be held on September 16, 17, and 18, 2018 in the exciting city of Orlando, Florida at the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel.

Make sure you block your calendar so you can join leading experts as they discuss the latest scientific research, medical practices, investigative and legal techniques, prevention efforts and family resources.

Registration Now Open

2018 Registration Prices

 Physicians   $425
 General   $325
 Students   $175
 Families of Victims   $175
 Groups of 5-9                 (from same organization)   $275 per attendee
 Groups of 10+                 (from same organization)   $225 per attendee

Registration includes access to all keynote, luncheon and breakout presentations as well as an AM and PM break offered each day.

New Addition – Luncheon Presentation

Monday, September 17, 2018

11:50 AM – 12:50 PM

Consensus Statement on Abusive Head Trauma in Infants and Young Children

  • Arabinda Kumar Choudhary MD, MRCP, FRCR, FACHE, MBA, Chair of Department of Medical Imaging, AI duPont Hospital for Children (Wilmington, DE, USA)
  • Jöelle Moreno, JD, Associate Dean & Professor of Law, Florida International University College of Law (Miami, FL, USA)
  • Peter J. Strouse, MD, John F. Holt Collegiate Professor, Section of Pediatric Radiology Director, C. S. Mott Children’s Hospital (Ann Arbor, MI, USA)

The NCSBS will be selling boxed lunches prepared from the hotel. The cost is $20.78 and already includes tax. These lunches can be purchased while registering for the event or by calling the NCSBS at (801) 447-9360 ext. 105. You will not be able to order this boxed lunch onsite but the hotel does offer other eating options.  

 *Groups must receive a group code prior to registering. Please contact Marisa McPeck-Stringham at  . or (801) 447-9360. ext. 105. Groups must register together and all registrants must be from the same organization and payment submitted together.

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Any registration received after August 15, 2018 will receive a $50 late fee automatically. No refunds will be given unless a written request received on or before August 15, 2018 at which point a $50 processing fee will be assessed.

We strive to keep the conference an open learning environment to all participants, therefore we ask the attendees adhere to the established Code of Conduct. Please click the button to read the full Code of Conduct.

Read the Code of Conduct

If you have any questions pertaining to registration, please contact Marisa McPeck-Stringham at  or (801) 447-9360. ext. 105