Current Concepts in Neonatal Care
- Start Date:
- Wednesday, 25 September, 2013
- End Date:
- Saturday, 28 September, 2013 1:15pm
Including topics on: Nutritional Support, Brain Development Dilemmas, Respiratory Distress, Management of Blood Products, Jaundice, and much more…Speakers: John A. Kerner, Jr., MD; Philip Sunshine, MD; Sonia Bonifacio, MD; Robert D. Christensen, MD; Alan Jobe, MD, PhD; M. Jeffrey Maisels, MD, DScOur Current Concepts in Neonatal Care conference will present an array of topics pertinent to health care professionals who care for the tiniest and most fragile of infants.
Interventions and technologies continue to change in this field and those involved need current evidence-based and practical information to provide optimal care. Updates in the management of early nutritional support; brain development and respiratory dilemmas; jaundice; and legal dilemmas will be presented at this conference, as well as many other key issues in neonatal care.The primary goal of this conference is to increase knowledge and enhance the competence of attendees.
Emphasis will be placed on practical application of the evidence-based topics presented.Topics for this year's conference have been selected based on the educational needs determined from the identified professional practice gaps derived from a variety of sources including evaluations and outcomes data from past participants; clinical expert input; Symposia Medicus' online survey; and other medical and nursing data.Conference format will include didactic lectures, smaller group breakout sessions, case studies, and question and answer sessions.An outstanding faculty has been assembled for this conference.
Each member was selected based on their individual area of expertise and ability to communicate current, evidence-based and practical information to participants.You are sure to enjoy our Current Concepts in Neonatal Care conference while sharing ideas and experiences with colleagues from across the country in the beautiful setting of the Napa Valley.CONFERENCE OBJECTIVESAs a result of participating in this conference, you should have increased knowledge and enhanced competence to…• Provide the best possible nutritional support for the critically ill and recovering newborn• Manage respiratory distress in newborns• Use cutting-edge technologies and evidence-based practice to protect the developing newborn brain• Apply current techniques and management of blood product use in the NICU environment• Provide care for the jaundiced infant utilizing current evidence
Napa Valley Marriott Hotel & Spa,
3425 Solano Ave,
Conference organized by Symposia Medicus
Since 1978, Symposia Medicus has been providing the highest quality continuing health education to physicians, nurses and other health care professionals all over the globe. Our mission is to promote the improvement of patient care by enhancing the skills of health care professionals in a relaxing and stimulating environment.We are accredited by: Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC)
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