Upcoming Conference! Miami Neonatology 2017 - November 12-15

This is a sponsored post submitted by the Miami Neonatology Conference.

Upcoming Conference! Please find below information about the 2017 Miami Neonatology International Conference:

Click here to download the conference program for full details.

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
• Become familiar with the current approaches to using hypothermia to treat HIE in neonates
• Be able to assess the future approach to screening for metabolic diseases in the newborn
• Analyze the approaches to the long term management of infants with Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
• Contrast the pros and cons of various approaches to the management of patent ductus arteriosus in the neonate
• Identify the diagnostic and interventional approaches to neonatal hematologic coagulation disorders
• Determine the acute and long term impact of viral infections on the neonatal brain
• Examine novel approaches to optimizing nutrition and growth of low birth-weight, premature infants
• Appraise the implications of over and under nutrition on long term outcome and determine best practices to improve growth and development
• Apply the most current approaches to the diagnosis, prevention and management of newborn central
nervous system insults
• Determine best practices for ventilator management in infants with respiratory failure
• Examine the current approach to the diagnosis, safe monitoring and management of infants exposed in-utero to the Zika Virus

DATES: Sunday, November 12th thru Wednesday, November 15th, 2017


TARGET AUDIENCE: This conference is directed towards Neonatologists, Perinatologists, Obstetricians, Pediatricians, Physician Assistants, Respiratory Therapists, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Neonatal Nurses, and other health care professionals within the fields of Neonatology/Perinatology/Pediatrics. Simultaneous Spanish translation will be available.

ACCREDITATION: The University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Alexandria Stewart-Scurry RN, MBA is an approved continuing education provider by the Florida Board of Nursing through CE Broker, and her affiliation with the Black Nurses Association-Miami Chapter.
CREDIT DESIGNATION: University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 24.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Total number of credits in the workshop: 6.50. Credits in conference:17.75.
Nurses will be provided with 17 continuing education units (CEU) for the conference and 3 continuing education units (CEU) for the workshop by the BNA, Black Nurses Association.

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