International Conference

The International Kangaroo Care Awareness Day (May 15th) is celebrated across the world since 2011 by individuals to bring the focus of the stakeholders involved in newborn care towards an intervention that has a large evidence for saving lives and improving the quality of life lived by children. The Kangaroo Mother Care Foundation, India has been celebrating it since its inception.

During these times, we present to you four online sessions where you can participate.

1. On May 15th, in the First webinar, few of us will be on a Panel Discussion on the dIAP platform. The Indian Academy of Pediatrics will be organizing this meeting from 11 am to 12 am as a part of its regular activities.

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2. The Next Webinar is on “Increasing Awareness and Quality Kangaroo Mother Care in India – The road ahead”, organized by KMC Foundation, India, NNF Gujarat, AOP Gujarat in association with D-Rev at 3 pm to 4:30 PM

The following are the details on how you can log in.

Zoom meeting id –

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3. The Third webinar will be organized by NNF Karnataka< UNICEF along with KMC Foundation, India.

Topic 1 :- Role of UNICEF in KMC – Dr Sri Krishna RSV , UNICEF

Topic 2 :- Scope of KMC – Prof. Shashi Vani, KMC Foundation India

Topic 3 :- KMC and Brain development – Prof. Somashekhar Nimbalkar, KMC Foundation India

Time: May 15, 2020 05:00 AM India

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 890 2685 2441

  1. The Fourth and Final webinar explores the mothers and families perspectives on their provision of Kangaroo Mother Care to their children. We will listen to four stories from Ms. Shefali Vaidya, Ms. Parthiv and Mr. Jaimin, Dr. Bhavika, Dr. Mohak and Dr. Jitisha Bakshi. This webinar is supported by the International Pediatric Association.

Subscribe to the IPA YouTube Channel to notified when it goes live.

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