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Caring for Families - The 9th Annual Perinatal/Neonatal Conference

VMC Foundation

Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 8:00 AM - Friday, October 17, 2014 at 5:00 PM (PDT)

San Jose, CA

Caring for Families - The 9th Annual...

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Single Day Conference Ended $100.00 $0.00
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Caring for Families”

The Ninth Annual Perinatal/Neonatal Conference

Sobrato Center 1400 Parkmoor Ave.  San Jose, CA  95126

 

DAY 1: Thursday, October 16, 2014

 

Morning Program

 

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM            Registration & Breakfast

 

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM            Welcome & Introduction

                                                      What’s New in the NICU?

                                                      Balaji Govindaswami, MD, MPH

 

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM         Learning a New Language: Trauma informed care as an effective

approach to supporting families coping with substance use

                                    Lenora Marcellus RN, MN, PhD

 

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM         Break

 

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM     A Global Approach to Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

                                    Priya Jegathesan, MD

 

10:15 AM – 11:00 AM      A Guide to Mandated Reporting

                                                      Rhoda Blankenship, RN, BSN

 

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM      Pulmonary Hypertension

                                                      Christina Sheridan, MD

 

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM         Lunch

 

Afternoon Program

 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM            BRIDGE Program: Identification of Medical Errors in the Home

                                                      Rupalee Patel, BSN, MS, C-PNP, IBCLC

                                                      Adebola Olarewaju, BSN, MS, C-PNP

                                                      Carley Goldberg, BSN, MS, C-PNP

 

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM            Break

 

2:15 PM – 4:15 PM            Intro to Infant-Driven Feeding: A Neurodevelopmental Approach to Oral Feeding in the NICU

                                                      Sue Ludwig, OTR/L

 


DAY 2: Friday, October 17, 2014

 

Morning Program

 

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM            Registration & Breakfast

 

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM            Local Initiatives Related to Customer Service

                                                      Tau Gaoteote, Edgar Calonje, Laura Berritto, Louise Fry

 

9:00 AM – 9:45 AM            Embracing the Parent Perspective

Brittany Brown, VMC NICU Family Support Specialist

Patty Mier, VMC NICU Family Support Specialist

Maura Georges, MPH, MSW, March of Dimes

 

9:45 AM – 10:15 AM         Break

 

10:15 AM – 12:15 PM      Parents – the other patients

James Bosch, MFTi

 

12:15 PM – 1:15 PM         Lunch

 

Afternoon Program

 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM            Bereavement: Sibling Grief

                                                      Stephanie Omens, MA, LCAT, RDT, CCLS

 

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM            Break

 

2:15 PM – 3:00 PM            Genetics, Culture and Communication

                                                      Bob Wallerstein, MD

 

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM            I’ve Had Breast Surgery, Can I Still Breast Feed ?

Alganesh Kifle, RN, BSN

 

3:15 PM – 3:30 PM            Is the Infant’s BMI Important?

                                                      Sonya Misra, MBBS, MPH

 

3:30 PM – 3:45 PM            Early Infant Expression

                                                      Sunshine Weiss, MD

 

 

3:45 PM – 4:00 PM            Closing & Evaluations

 

 

 

 

 

 

We will be offering 15.3 CEU's for nurses for the two day conference. Attendees participating in only one day will be able to receive the CEU's for that single day.  

Tickets are non-refundable.  

Slides for each of the presentations will be available in the days leading up to the conference on the VMC Foundation website. Visit www.vmcfoundation.org/nicuconference to download. 

Have questions about Caring for Families - The 9th Annual Perinatal/Neonatal Conference? Contact VMC Foundation

When & Where


The Sobrato Center
1400 Parkmoor Ave
San Jose, CA 95128

Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 8:00 AM - Friday, October 17, 2014 at 5:00 PM (PDT)


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