World Congress

Conference Information

The Spina Bifida Association is continuing efforts to improve the health of those living with Spina Bifida and is pleased to host the World Congress on Spina Bifida Research & Care. Held every 4 years, this innovative meeting serves as the preeminent forum for a unique gathering of international Spina Bifida researchers and healthcare professionals specializing in a range of medical disciplines including:

  • Developmental Pediatrics
  • Dietary
  • Epidemiology
  • Genetics
  • Neurology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Nursing
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatrics
  • Physiatry
  • Psychology
  • Rehabilitative Therapy
  • Research Science
  • Social Work
  • Urology

The next event will be hosted in 2021. If you’re interested in this event, please email sbaa@sbaa.org.

Check out the highlight video from the 2017 World Congress: