21st Annual Amazing Newborns Conference - Newborn Care in the 21st Century (ANC 2012)

Venue: Amazing Newborns Conference

Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Event Date/Time: Nov 08, 2012 End Date/Time: Nov 09, 2012
Registration Date: Nov 08, 2012
Early Registration Date: Oct 25, 2012
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Description

Conference Description
The 21st Annual Amazing Newborns Conference
titled, “Newborn Care in the 21st Century” presents a
well-balanced agenda that explores a diverse array of
contemporary medical, social and behavioral issues related
to the health care of infants and their mothers.
The goal of the conference is to provide evidence-based
education to healthcare professionals through didactic
lectures, panel discussions and hands-on workshops. The
objective is to provide the most current information and
research to improve the overall health of infants and their
mothers throughout New Mexico.
Conference Objectives
At the conclusion of this conference, the participant
should be able to:
• Understand the role of steroids in extremely premature
infants
• Understand the basics of fetal lung development
• Understand what stem cells are and their role in healthcare
• Understand basic blood physiology in the newborn infant
• Understand what methods in the community are being used
to prevent shaken baby syndrome and the legal aspects
• Understand the utilization of kangaroo care for infants
• Understand the goal of parent empowerment programs
• Understand the new national screening guidelines for
heart disease in infants
• Understand the physiology of breast milk and the new
national guidelines
• Describe the new guidelines for the diagnosis of
gestational diabetes mellitus
• Describe physical features of some genetic syndromes
• Describe the process of transporting infants to higher
level regional healthcare centers
• Apply breastfeeding practices to improve infant feeding
• Apply learned clinical skills in stabilizing ill newborns

Venue

Marriott Hotel, 2101 Louisiana Blvd.
Albuquerque
New Mexico
United States
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Additional Information

Register online at: http://som.unm.edu/cme Early Bird Registration (Postmarked on or before 10/25/12) Two Days One Day MD, DO $229.00 $149.00 RN, LPN, NP, PA, OT, PT Other $179.00 $99.00 Resident/Fellow* Free Free *A copy of the Resident’s ID must be included, along with the registration form. Regular Registration (Postmarked after 10/25/12) Two Days One Day MD, DO $269.00 $189.00 RN, LPN, NP, PA, OT, PT Other $219.00 $139.00

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