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2017 Spokane Perinatal/Neonatal Conference

Register for the Spokane, WA professional outreach education for pediatric and perinatal medical providers.

12th Annual Professional Outreach Education Conference

Promoting Excellence in Perinatal/Neonatal Care

October 19 & 20 | 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Center Place Regional Event Center | Spokane Valley, WA

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Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to monitor and manage the perinatal patient, fetus and neonate with co-morbidities such as substance use disorder, neonatal abstinence syndrome, diabetes and perinatal/neonatal infections.

Cost

  • Early Bird (before October 12, 2017): $60/day or $99 for both days.
  • After October 12: $85/day or $124 for both days.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Registration will close October 17.

Contact hours will be provided*

Keynote Speaker:

Jonathan M. Fanaroff, MD, JD, FAAP

Jonathan M. Fanaroff, MD, JD, FAAP
Dr. Fanaroff is a Neonatologist and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

He is the Co-Director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital as well as Director of the Rainbow Center for Pediatric Ethics. He also chairs the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Committee on Medical Liability and Risk Management.

Additional Speakers

  • Ronald Abrahams, MD
  • Erin Armstrong, BSN
  • Alyson Blum, PharmD, CDE
  • Alice Gong, MD
  • Omar Husein, MD
  • Jennifer Jolley, MD
  • Holly Lammer, BSN
  • Matthew Layton, MD
  • PhD Jamie Straub, DO

Accommodations

The Oxford Suites is located just minutes from the Center Place Event Center. Reservations can be made by calling hotel directly at 509-847-1000 or toll-free reservations at 866-668-7848. For best rates, mention that you are associated with the Sacred Heart Promoting Excellence Conference. Complimentary airport & event transportation is available.

*Providence Health Care (PA #28/Feb/18) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Washington State Nurses Association Approver of Continuing Nursing Education (A-CNE), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 
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Dates Offered:

Day 1

October 19, 2017 Thursday 08:00 AM – 04:30 PM

Center Place Regional Event Center
2426 North Discovery Place
Spokane Valley, WA 99216

Agenda

 8 a.m.

Welcome & Announcements

 8:15 a.m.

Social Media Snafus
Jonathan Fanaroff, MD

 9:15 a.m.

Helping Families Make Difficult Decisions
Jonathan Fanaroff, MD

10:15 a.m.

Break

10:45 a.m. Breakout Session 1
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease in Pregnancy
    Jennifer Jolley, MD
  • Baby it’s Cold Outside: HIE & Cooling
    Erin Armstrong, BSN
11:45 a.m.

Lunch

12:45 p.m. Breakout Session 2
  • Mechanical Madness: Diabetes Management
    Alyson Blum, PharmD, CDE
  • Gut Goodness: The Microbiome
    Alice Gong, MD
 1:45 p.m.

Break

 2:15 p.m.

Maternal Infections and Potential Fetal Effects: Here we go again
Jennifer Jolley, MD

 3:15 p.m.

Beyond Skin to Skin: The Science of Nurture
Alice Gong, MD

 4:14 p.m.

Evaluation and Adjourn


Day 2

October 20, 2017 Friday 08:00 AM – 04:30 PM

Center Place Regional Event Center
2426 North Discovery Place
Spokane Valley, WA 99216

Agenda

 8 a.m.

Welcome & Announcements

 8:15 a.m.

Opioid Use Disorder in Pregnancy: Treatment Options
Matthew Layton, MD

 9:15 a.m.

All Tied Up: Tongue Tie and Breastfeeding
Omar Husein, MD

10:15 a.m.

Break

10:45 a.m.

Perinatal Addiction: Trauma-informed Care
Ronald Abrahams, MD

11:45 a.m.

Lunch

12:45 p.m.

Perinatal Addiction: Implementing Rooming-in
Ronald Abrahams, MD

 1:45 p.m.

Break

 2:15 p.m.

The Psychology Behind Birth: Happy Mom, Happy Baby
Holly Lammer, BSN

 3:15 p.m.

Wrapped in Hope: Treating NAS – Improving Outcomes
Jamie Straub, DO

 4:15 p.m.

Evaluation and Adjourn


Contact

Professional Outreach Education - Spokane
(509) 474-7206