Jordan Conference Attendees Agree with ACPA White Paper on International Treatment Programs

Alyssa KirkmanACPA News

John A. van Aalst, MD, chair of the International Outreach Committee, recently attended the first Middle East-wide Cleft and Craniofacial Conference in Sweimeh, Jordan. The purpose of the conference was to “establish the framework for cleft practitioners throughout the Middle East to meet each other, build friendships, and encourage partnerships between in-country cleft and craniofacial organizations.”

As chair, van Aalst is continuing to encourage acceptance of the ACPA white paper on International Treatment Programs. The paper was highlighted during the meeting and attendees unanimously agreed to the principles in the paper.