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Scott & White Annual Neonatology (SWAN) Conference

Scott & White Annual Neonatology (SWAN) Conference

September 27 to September 29, 2017

Hilton Garden Inn • Temple, Texas

Objectives

Designed for neonatologists, pediatricians, family practice, nurses, advance practice professionals, respiratory therapists, residents, pharmacists, respiratory therapists and dietitians involved in the care of neonates.

Upon completion of this activity, the attendee should be able to:
  • Apply current concepts in pediatric neonatal problems faced in their daily practice
  • Demonstrate better management and treatment of patients with neonatal problems commonly encountered in their practice such as nutritional management, caring for neonatal skin, neurology issues in the newborn, benefits of breastfeeding, advances in preventing neonatal infections, neonatal jaundice and prevention of hospital-acquired infections
  • Recognize the advances in neonatal nutritional support, breast milk banking, oxygen saturations targets
  • Discuss neonatal neurological issues

Program Agenda

Presentation materials, when available, maybe downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

  • 8:30 a.m.

    Registration and light breakfast

  • 9:45 a.m.

    Introductory remarks

  • Morning Session A: Quality

    10 a.m.

    Establishing a Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement Program (QAPI) in your NICU

    Gautham K. Suresh, MD, DM, MS, FAAP
    Texas Children's Hospital
    Baylor College of Medicine

  • 11 a.m.

    Unity and Diversity in NICU with Panel

    Venkataraman Balaraman, MBBS
    University of Hawaii

  • 12 p.m.

    Lunch

  • Morning Session B: Neonatal Imaging

    10 a.m.

    Fetal Imaging: Case Studies

  • 11 a.m.

    Neonatal Imaging: Interactive Session

  • 12 p.m.

    Lunch

  • Afternoon Session A: Nutrition

    1 p.m.

    Exclusive Human Milk Feeding

    Amy B. Hair, MD
    Texas Children's Hospital
    Baylor College of Medicine

  • 1:45 p.m.

    Discharge Feeding Planning

    Steve Abrams, MD
    Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin
    University of Texas at Austin

  • 2:30 p.m.

    Break

  • 2:45 p.m.

    Do We Really Know What We Are Feeding the Babies, Especially the Preterm Babies?

    Winston Koo, MD
    Lousiana State Univeristy

  • 3:30 p.m.

    Infant Driven Feeding

  • 4 p.m.

    Panel discussion

    Amy B. Hair, MD
    Steve Abrams, MD
    Winston Koo, MD
    Karen D' Apoloito

  • 5 p.m.

    Adjourn

  • Afternoon Session B: Infections

    1 p.m.

    Neonatal Sepsis: Early and Late

    Pablo Sanchez, MD
    The Ohio State University, Nationwide Children's Hospital

  • 1:45 p.m.

    Antibiotic Stewardship

    JB Cantey, MD
    UT Health, San Antonio

  • 2:30 p.m.

    Break

  • 2:45 p.m.

    Perinatal Infections

    Nathan Drever, MD
    Jessica Ehrig, MD

  • 3:30 p.m.

    Infection Control Measures in NICU

    JB Cantey, MD
    UT Health, San Antonio

  • 4 p.m.

    Panel discussion

    Pablo Sanchez, MD
    JB Cantey, MD
    Nathan Drever, MD
    Jessica Ehrig, MD
    Velda Vargas

  • 5 p.m.

    Adjourn

Thursday, September 28, 2017

  • 7 a.m.

    Registration and breakfast

  • 7:50 a.m.

    Introduction and history of SWAN

  • 8 a.m.

    Opening remarks

  • 8:15 a.m.

    Balancing Lung Recruitment and Lung Injury in Hyposic Respiratory Failure: Goldilocks at Work

    Girija G. Konduri, MD
    The Medical College of Wisconsin

  • 9 a.m.

    O2 Saturation Targets in Term and Preterm Infants

    Satyan Lakshminrusimha, MD
    University at Buffalo, the State of New York

  • 9:45 a.m.

    Break

  • 10 a.m.

    PPHN Management: Pre ECMO and ECMO

    Robin Steinhorn, MD
    Center for Hospital Based Specialties
    Children's National Health System

  • 10:45 a.m.

    PPHN in Preterm Babies and in BPD

    Steven Abman, MD
    Unversity of Colorado

  • 11:30 a.m.

    Question and answer session

  • 12 p.m.

    Lunch

  • 1 p.m.

    Panel Discussion on BPD

    Girija G. Konduri, MD
    Robin Steinhorn, MD
    Steven Abman, MD
    Pablo Sanchez, MD
    Winston Koo, MD
    Lori Wick, MD
    John Pliska, MD

  • 2:30 p.m.

    Break

  • Messer Lectureship in Pediatric Neurology

    3 p.m.

  • Neonatal Drug Withdrawal Symptoms

    Karen D'Apolito, PhD, RN
    Vanderbilt University

  • 4 p.m.

    Neonatal Seizures

    Amit Mathur, MBBS, MD, MRCP (UK)
    St. Louis Children's Hospital
    Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis

  • 6 p.m.

    Meet and greet reception

  • 7 p.m.

    What Do Movies Teach Us about Key Concepts of Patient Safety?*

    Gautham K. Suresh, MD, DM, MS, FAAP
    Texas Children's Hospital
    Baylor College of Medicine

    *Ethics credit

Friday, September 29, 2017

  • 7 a.m.

    Registration and breakfast

  • 7:45 a.m.

    Opening remarks

    Eduardo Perez, MD
    Martha Hemingway

  • 8 a.m.

    Adults Born Preterm: Epidemiology and Biological Basis for Outcomes

    Tonse NK Raju, MD
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Heath and Human Development

  • 9 a.m.

    Babies, Mothers, Mountains and Meditation: Achieving Healing Through Love and Compassion in this Ever Challenging World of Medicine*

    Nitin P. Ron, MD, FAAP
    NYP Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
    Cornell Medical School

    *Ethics credit

  • 10 a.m.

    Break

  • 10:30 a.m.

    NICU Grads and Parents with Panelists

    Moderators:
    Tonse NK Raju, MD
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Heath and Human Development

    Nitin P. Ron, MD, FAAP
    NYP Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
    Cornell Medical School

  • 12 p.m.

    Adjourn

Accreditation and Credit Designation

Accreditation

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Baylor Scott and White Health Care System is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Registration

Physicians

$850 early registration
$895 after June 24

Residents/PA/NP

$750 early registration
$795 after June 24

Other

$750 early registration
$795 after June 24

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Deadline to register online or faxed registrations is July 10, 2017. Walk-in registrations are accepted, but we cannot guarantee seating or conference materials the day of the conference.

Refunds (minus $100 administration fee) will be provided to registrants who cancel their registration in writing prior to July 1, 2017. No refunds after July 10, 2017. The conference organizers cannot be responsible for reimbursement of airline fees and other accommodation expenses.

Accommodations

About Hilton Garden Inn

Unwind in a sophisticated and spacious guest room featuring an HDTV, refrigerator, microwave and coffeemaker. Stay connected using complimentary WiFi or catch up with work at the large desk with ergonomic chair. Make yourself at home and sleep tight on our Garden Sleep System® bed, providing pressure-free support for a restorative night's sleep. Upgrade to a suite and enjoy an additional TV and a separate living area with sofa bed.

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