$15 – $160

The 15th Annual 2018 WakeMed Pediatric and Neonatal Conference

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WakeMed Health & Hospitals, William F. Andrews Conference Center

3024 New Bern Ave

Raleigh, NC 27610

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The 2018 WakeMed Pediatric and Neonatal Conference is our 15th annual conference! It offers evidence-based information for health care providers caring for children, from neonates to adolescents. Dynamic speakers will present current topics applicable to health care providers working in a variety of acute care settings, including NICU, Pediatrics, PICU, and the ED. The conference is now Wednesday and Thursday, April 11th and 12th.

Target Audience

This two-day conference is designed for nurses, nurse practitioners, pre-hospital providers, and therapists who care for pediatric and neonatal patients.

Program Schedule and Topics*


Wednesday, April 11, 2018 8:20am-4:45pm:

The Opioid Crisis: Impact on Infants and Kids


Opioid Misuse as seen in the Children’s ED

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Assessment and Management

Dietary Management and Breastfeeding in the Opioid-Exposed Infant

Social Supports for Infants and Children Impacted by the Crisis

Insights from the Raleigh Police Department

Therapeutic Approach to Patients and Families



Thursday, April 12, 2017 8:30am-4pm:

Varied Topics


Pediatric Code Sepsis

Pediatric and Neonatal Ostomy: Care of the Patient and Family Support

Pediatric Cardiology Update

Thriving vs. Surviving in Times of Change: The Science of Resilience

Neonatal Case Studies: Catching the Abnormal Findings

Adolescent Behavioral Health Care in the Acute Care Setting


*Topics and speakers subject to change. Must attend the entire day in order to earn contact hours.



Continental breakfast, Lunch, Nursing Contact Hours, and Access to Online Handouts are included in the fee.

Vendor exhibits will be available on both days.

Course Credit

Nursing Education will be provided to those that attend an entire day or both days.

Posters may be available for additional continuing education.

Nursing Education Department at WakeMed is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Cancellation Policy

NO refunds will be provided to those that cancel their registration after April 3, 2018.

Continental breakfast, Lunch, Nursing Contact Hours, and Access to Online Handouts are included in the fee.

Parking

Parking just past the Andrews Center (P3 deck) is free for Non-WakeMed Employees with validation. Employees are asked to park in assigned parking areas.

Recommended Hotel Accommodations

Hotels near the WakeMed Raleigh Campus will be convenient to the Andrews Center:

http://www.wakemed.org/body.cfm?id=49

Questions?

Please address questions to the conference sponsor, the Nursing Education Department, by contacting Kim Laurent (919-350-5075, klaurent@wakemed.org) or Heather Kindl (919-350-7484, hkindl@wakemed.org) for assistance.



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WakeMed Health & Hospitals, William F. Andrews Conference Center

3024 New Bern Ave

Raleigh, NC 27610

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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