2022 Neonatal/Perinatal Conference

May 17, 2022 - May 19, 2022
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Improving Safety and Quality of Neonatal and Perinatal Care: Current Concepts and Challenges

Conference Agenda

  • May 17, 2022 — Neonatal Skin Symposium
  • May 18-19, 2022 — Main Conference

See detailed agenda below.

Featured Speakers

Jonathan M. Klein, MD
Professor of Pediatrics — Neonatology
Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital

Annie Janvier, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical Ethics, University of Montreal
Neonatologist and Clinical Ethicist, CHU Sainte-Justine

Michael Narvey, MD, FRCPC, FAAP
Associate Professor, Section Head, Neonatology
Medical Director — Child Health Transport Team
Shared Health, Women’s Hospital

May 17, 2022: Building Skin Expertise in the NICU: Starting at the Bedside

Time Event
7:45 - 8 a.m. Welcome
8 - 9 a.m. The Importance of Skin Assessment in the Neonate – Betsy Rodgers
9 - 10 a.m. The Myths and Reality of Wound Care – Sara Anderson
10 - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Don’t Forget the Skin in your Small Baby Protocol! – Media Esser
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Skin Care and Parents: What’s the Correlation? – Media Esser and Kelly Kelley
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Skin Care CSI: Interactive Case Studies – Media Esser and Sara Anderson
2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 – 3:15 p.m. Considerations Beyond the Diaper Change – Heidi Cohen
3:15 - 4:15 p.m. To Mars and Back: Skin Care 2030! – Media Esser and Abby Brodbeal
4:15 - 4:30 p.m. Wrap-up

May 18, 2022: Main Conference Day One

Time Event
7:45 - 8 a.m. Welcome
8 - 9:15 a.m. Management from Resuscitation to Discharge of the Periviable Infant Born at 22 to 23 Weeks Gestation – Jonathan M. Klein
9:15 - 10:15 a.m. Aquapheresis and Other Therapies to Support the Kidneys in the NICU – Tahagod Mohamed
10:15 - 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 - 11:45 a.m. Pulmonary Hypertension and Chronic BPD: What’s the Correlation? – Matt Kielt, Ashley Hattie and Christina Phelps
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Lunch
12:45 - 1:45 p.m. Addressing Perinatal Mood Disorders in the SCN/NICU – Amy Baughcum and Shannon Gillespie
1:50 - 2:50 p.m. Breakout Session One
Perinatal: Family Perspective of NICU Support – Amy Baughcum, Moderator
Tertiary: Monoclonal Antibodies in the Treatment of RSV – Colleen Miller
Quality/Safety: Neonatal Clinical Trials: Real-world Considerations to Optimize Informed Consent Processes – Laura Marzec and Rox Ann Sullivan
2:50 - 3:20 p.m. Break, Visit Vendors and Posters
3:20 - 4:20 p.m. Caring for Non-Traditional/Alternative Families in the NICU – Jason Jackson
4:20 - 4:30 p.m. Evaluations, end-of-day announcements

May 19, 2022: Main Conference Day Two

Time Event
7:45 - 8 a.m. Welcome
8 - 9 a.m. Moral Distress: Evidence and New Horizons – Annie Janvier
9 - 10 a.m. State of the Science in Cue Based Feeding: Exploration of its Implementation and Impacts – Katlyn Elizabeth McGratten
10 - 10:30 a.m. Break, Visit Vendors and Posters
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. What’s New in Neonatal Respiratory Treatments for the Neonate – Michael Narvey
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Lunch
12:45 - 1:45 p.m. Breakout Session One
Perinatal: COVID-19 in Pregnancy: Recognition, Treatment and Prevention – Maged Costantine
Tertiary: Caring for Neonates: Their Schedule or Ours? – Jessica Niski
Quality/Safety: Using Simulation to Improve Care of Neonates – Cecilie Halling and Christina Stine
1:45 - 1:50 p.m. Room transition
1:50 - 2:50 p.m. Breakout Session Two
Perinatal: New and Innovative Programs to Improve Maternal Mortality in Maternity Care Deserts in Ohio and the Nation – Lisa Holloway and Abra Greenberg
Tertiary: Beyond the Trisomies: Understanding Other Genetic Disorders in the Neonate – Bianca Zapanta
Quality/Safety: Neonatal Surgery in 2021 and the Future – Karen Diefenbach
2:50 – 3:20 p.m. Break, visit vendor and posters
3:20 - 4:20 p.m. What’s the Correlation between Race, Equity and Clinical Genomics? – Bimal Chaudhari
4:20 - 4:30 p.m. Evaluations, conference wrap-up