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3rd State-of-the-Art Reviews in
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Overview

We invite you to attend the 3rd State-of-the- Art Reviews in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. Over three days, you will learn from world renowned speakers on recent updates on etiology of preterm labor, role of genetic factors and hormones such as progesterone, acute kidney injury and rare renal diseases, neonatal abstinence syndrome, postnatal use of steroid in preterm infants, problems of late preterm and early term infants, respiratory management of infants with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, fetal surgery, and more.

Workshops

A full-day workshop on the use of Bubble CPAP

Ventilator simulation

A half-day workshop on renal replacement therapy during ECMO and in other complicated cases

Target Audience

This activity is designed for neonatologists, pediatricians, neonatal nurses, nurse practitioners, nephrologists, pediatric neurologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, respiratory therapists, residents, fellows, students, and other professionals interested in neonatal-perinatal medicine.

Objectives

  • Identify clinical outcomes associated with the use of Bubble CPAP, explain technical difficulties in administering CPAP and discuss complications of mechanical ventilation.
  • Discuss pathogenesis of preterm labor.
  • Diagnose borderline cases of HIE and their management.
  • Discuss newer therapies in management of neonatal abstinence syndrome.
  • Improve diagnosis of adrenal failure and appropriate use of postnatal steroids.
  • Discuss acute kidney injury and rare renal diseases.