2016 Neonatal Conference :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

2016 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Perinatal/Neonatal Conference

Improving the Quality and Safety of Perinatal and Neonatal Care: Current Concepts and Challenges

Date: May 18, 2016 – Pre-Conferences | May 19-20, 2016 – Main Conference
Location: Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center 
Registration: Click here to register for this conference.

Conference Details

The 2016 Perinatal/Neonatal Conference will highlight concepts of continuous quality improvement and safety in the perinatal and neonatal areas of practice. The rapidly expanding evidence in both specialties poses challenges for the professional to remain current and to recognize opportunities for change in thought and practice. The goal of the conference is to offer science, methodology, practice initiatives and discussion points for the participant to explore.

Keynote Speakers

Lou Halameck, MD
Professor of Pediatrics (Neonatology), Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital and The Sanford University Medical Center Pediatrics – Neonatal and Developmental Medicine
Paula Sturgeon, BA
Author and Speaker, ‘Gimpy By Grace’
Jack Hourigan, BA
FICare Veteran Parent/Communication Specialist, Co-Founder, Sway Partners

Continuing Education


The Nationwide Children's Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Nationwide Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ during Pre-Conference and up to 24 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ between Main Conference Day 1 & Day 2 . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Please call 614-355-0676 for information on Nursing Education Credit for this activity.

Conference and Hotel Accommodations

Nationwide Hotel & Conference Center
100 Green Meadows Drive
Lewis Center, OH 43035
(614) 880-4300
Rooms are available at a discounted rate of $139 + tax for Single Occupancy. In order to receive this discounted rate, room reservations must be made prior to April 22, 2016. Click here for reservations.


A limited number of scholarships are available to those with financial need. Click here to download the scholarship application.


With paid conference registration, we invite you to submit your poster or abstract related to perinatal and/or neonatal care topics.

Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000