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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

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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:
  • Identify new feeding techniques and implement practice changes in nutritional management.
  • Apply the current concepts of ventilator management in NICU
  • Demonstrate better management and treatment of HIE and improve the outcomes
  • Describe quality improvement projects across Baylor Scott & White hospitals

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 PanelPresentation

  • 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 PlanningPresentation

    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
    Louisiana State University

  • 3:30 p.m.

    Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing: Clinical Implications in the NICU

    Jenny Reynolds, MS CCC-SLP, CLC

  • 4 p.m.

    Panel discussion

    Amy B. Hair, MD
    Steve Abrams, MD
    Winston Koo, MD
    Karen D' Apoloito
    Jenny Reynolds, MS, CCC-SLP, CLC

  • 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
    George Dubrocq, MD

  • 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 Hypoxic Respiratory Failure: Goldilocks at Work

    Girija G. Konduri, MD
    The Medical College of Wisconsin

  • 9 a.m.

    O2 Saturation Targets in Term and Preterm InfantsPresentation

    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
    University 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 SymptomsPresentation

    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

    Lea Mallett, PhD

    Shilpi Chabra, MD

  • 12 p.m.

    Adjourn

Accreditation and Credit Designation

Accreditation

Physicians

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

Nursing

Baylor Scott & White Health System is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.25 AMA PRA Category I Credits™. Physicians Should claim credit only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Please note that 17.25 hours includes the Messer Lectureship in Pediatric Neurology, the optional Friday dinner session, and panel discussions.

*This activity meets Texas requirements for 2 hour(s) of Ethical/Professional Responsibility Education.

Exhibitor Registration

The 2017 Scott & White Neonatal (SWAN) Conference welcomes exhibitor participation at this activity. This annual event is host to pediatricians and neonatologists, as well as other allied healthcare providers in Texas and the surrounding five state regions.

Download the vendor packet

Contact Us

If you would like more information about granting and/or other sponsorship opportunities or if you have questions about exhibiting, please contact CME coordinator Cheryl Massar.

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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1749 Scott Blvd.
Temple, TX 76504

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Evaluation and Credit Claim

Evaluate the speakers from each day and claim continuing education credit.

Registration

Physicians

$500 full conference early registration
$550 full conference after September 1
$225 daily

Other

$350 full conference
$150 daily

Cancellation and Refund Policy

The registration fee for this conference includes sessions, lunch on specified dates as well as the online syllabus. Pre-registration for the conference and dinner is required. Onsite registrations will incur a $50 onsite registration convenience fee. Cancellations in writing received prior to September 15, 2017 will be charged a $100 administrative fee.  Cancellations received after September 15, 2017 will not be refunded. Emergency cancellations will be handled on a case-by-case basis and may not guarantee partial nor full refund.

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