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Sunday, December 2, 2018
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration
 
Monday, December 3, 2018
7:00 a.m. Registration/Continental Breakfast/Exhibits (Independence Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
7:45 a.m. Welcome and Introduction – Jay S. Greenspan, MD, MBA and Haresh
Kirpalani, MD, MSc
   
Golden Hour Pulmonology Management
Moderator – Myra Wyckoff, MD
8:00 a.m. Tidal Volume Monitoring in the DR – Arjan te Pas, MD, PhD
8:20 a.m. Results of the Sustained Aeration of the Infant Lung (SAIL) Randomized Controlled Trial – Haresh Kirpalani, MD, MSc
8:40 a.m. Helping Preterm Babies to Breathe After Birth: Short- and Long-Term Consequences – Lex Doyle, MD
9:00 a.m. Panel/Debate
9:30 a.m. Break/Posters/Exhibits (Independence Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
   
Green or Rotten Apples
Moderator – Joseph Kaempf, MD
10:00 a.m. Surfactant Plus Budesonide to Prevent BPD*Brett J. Manley, MB BS, PhD
10:30 a.m. Extensive Antibiotic Use and Reservoirs of Multi Drug Resistance*M. Jeeva
Sankar, MD, DM
11:00 a.m. The Case for Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Neonatology*Maria V. Fraga, MD
11:30 a.m. When Evidence and Practice Diverge*Roger F. Soll, MD
Noon Lunch (on your own)/Posters/Exhibits (Independence Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
12:15 a.m. Lunch Symposium: Optimization of the Human Milk Diet in Preterm Infants. Preregistration required. (Liberty Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
   
Keynote Session
Moderator – Jay Greenspan, MD, MBA
1:30 p.m. Early Nutrition - First, Do No Harm* – Alan Lucas, MD, FMedSci
2:00 p.m. Self-Reported Quality of Life in 11-Year-Old Caffeine for Apnea of Prematurity (CAP) Trial Children* – Barbara Schmidt, MD, MSc, CM
  The Jerold F. Lucey, MD, Lectureship and Keynote Address
2:30 p.m. Plain People and Precision Medicine – Kevin A. Strauss, MD
3:15 p.m. Break/Posters/Exhibits (Independence Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
   
Access to Therapy with Low Probability of Success
Moderator – Robin H. Steinhorn, MD
3:45 p.m. A Parent's Perspective Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler
4:05 p.m. Recent High-Profile International Controversies in Innovative Therapies Joe
Brierley, MD
4:25 p.m. Ethical Principles Robert D. Truog, MD, MA
4:45 p.m. Case Discussion Marva Moxey-Mims, MD, FASN
4:55 p.m. Panel (all speakers in this session plus Tonse Raju, MD, DCH)
5:45 p.m. Adjourn
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Reception and HTN Poster Session
(Independence Ballroom, Meeting Level 4 and Marquis Salon 7-10, Meeting Level 2)
   
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
7:00 a.m. Registration/Continental Breakfast/Exhibits (Independence Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
   
BPD and PHT
Moderator – Thomas H. Shaffer, MSE, PhD
8:00 a.m. Classification of BPD using Clinically Relevant Outcomes*Erik Jensen, MD, MSCE
8:30 a.m. Recent Advances in the Management of Pulmonary Hypertension in BPD*Steven H. Abman, MD
9:00 a.m. Cell-Based Therapy for BPD* - What is Needed Now – Mario Rüdiger, MD
9:30 a.m. Break/Posters/Exhibits (Independence Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
   
Green or Rotten Apples
Moderator – Haresh Kirpalani, MD, MSc
10:00 a.m Advances in High-Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation: The DOVE Trial*Martin
Keszler, MD
10:30 a.m. iNO and Race in the Prevention of BPD in the Preterm Infant*Roberta Ballard, MD
11:00 a.m. Human Milk Nutrient Fortifiers*Deborah O’Connor, PhD, RD, and Sharon Unger, MD, FRCP
11:30 a.m. Blood Test May Predict Gestational Age and Risk of Premature Birth During Pregnancy*Mira Moufarrej, PhD Candidate
Noon Lunch (on your own)/Posters/Exhibits (Independence Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
Noon Lunch Symposium: Bench to Bedside: Non-invasive Ventilation Strategies in Preterm Infants. Preregistration required. (Liberty Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
   
Nutrition 
Moderator – Alan H. Jobe, MD, PhD
1:30 p.m. Hydrolyzed Infant Formula: Evidence for Use*Tarah Colaizy, MD, MPH
2:00 p.m.. TRIGR Trial* Mikael Knip, MD, PhD
2:30 p.m. Large Trials vs. Small Trials*Jeffrey Krischer, PhD
3:00 p.m. Break/Posters/Exhibits (Independence Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
   
Recent News from the AAP
Moderator – John A. F. Zupancic, MD, ScD
3:30 p.m. Do Prolonged Nasogastric Tube Feedings Reduce Gastroesophageal Reflux in Infants? - Michael Favara, DO
3:45 p.m. Effect of Antenatal Magnesium Sulfate on Preterm Infants with Extremely Low Gestational Age - Seh Hyun Kim, MD
4:00 p.m. Diagnostic Accuracy of Adjusted Growth Curves to Predict Cognitive Scores at 24 Months in Extremely Preterm Infants - Anisha Bhatia, MD
4:15 p.m. Symptomatic GER in the Preterm Infant: Fantasy or Real?*Eric C. Eichenwald, MD
4:45 p.m. Racial Disparities Impacting Neonatal and Pregnancy Outcomes – Renate Savich, MD, FAAP
5:05 p.m. Disparities in NICU Care - TIme for Action – Jochen Profit, MD, MPH
5:25 p.m. Q & A – Renate Savich, MD, FAAP, and Jochen Profit, MD, MPH
5:35 p.m. Adjourn
   
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
7:00 a.m. Registration/Continental Breakfast/Exhibits (Independence Ballroom on Meeting Level 4)
   
Perinatology
Moderator – Richard A. Polin, MD
8:00 a.m. Antenatal Steroids: Which Drug and Dose?* Alan H. Jobe, MD, PhD
8:30 a.m. Sterile Inflammation and the Inflammasome*Roberto Romero, MD, DMedSci
9:00 a.m. New Measures of Organ Maturity in the Fetus*Beena Kamath-Rayne, MD, MPH
9:30 a.m. Prevention of Preterm Birth: Development of the Australian Alliance*John Newnham, MD, FRANZCOG
10:00 a.m. Pregnancy as a Window to Future Health*George R. Saade, MD
10:30 a.m. Break/Exhibits (Independence Hall on Meeting Level 4)
   
If, When and How to Close a PDA in Preterm Infants
Moderator – Barbara Schmidt, MD, MSc, CM
11:00 a.m. Debate: Echo Targeted Therapy for a PDA is the Standard of Care
Con: Matthew M. Laughon, MD, MPH
Pro: Patrick McNamara, MD
11:50 a.m. Discussion
12:15 p.m. Adjourn
   
 *Talk includes 10 minutes for audience questions and discussion
   
   
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Saturday, December 1, 2018
2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Registration
 
Sunday, December 2, 2018
7:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Welcome – Munish Gupta, MD, MMSc and Stephen A. Pearlman, MD, MSHQS
8:05 a.m. Keynote Address: Bridging the Divide Between Research and Quality Improvement – John A. F. Zupancic, MD, ScD
 
Panel Discussion – Deeper Dives into Quality Improvement Methods
9:05 a.m The Model for Improvement: Not as Simple as It Looks – Munish Gupta, MD, MMSc
9:25 a.m Does the Model Matter? A Comparison of Lean, Six Sigma, and the Model for Improvement – Heather Kaplan, MD, MSCE
9:45 a.m Tools to Develop Change Ideas When Your Well Has Run Dry – Michael
Posencheg, MD
10:05 a.m. Discussion
10:20 a.m. Break/Refreshments (Marquis Salon 2 on Meeting Level 2)
 
Panel Discussion – Collaboration Improves Quality Improvement
10:40 a.m. What a CRUE Can Do For You: Experiences from the NYS Thruway Collaborative to Reduce Unplanned Extubations – Jeffrey M. Meyers, MD
11:00 a.m. If We Build It They Will Come: Transforming Care via State Perinatal Quality Collaboratives – Martin McCaffrey, MD
11:20 a.m. It's All About Context! Reflections on the Israel Neonatal Infection Prevention Project – Shmuel Zangen, MD
11:40 a.m. Discussion
11:55 a.m. Quality Improvement Initiative to Minimize Antibiotic Utilization in Infants > or = 35 and 0/7 Weeks - Amanda Jacobus, RN, BSN
12:10 p.m. Reducing Time to Surfactant Through Delivery Room Administration for Infants 28 and 0/7 Weeks of Gestation and Younger: Quality Improvement Initiative - Lisa Mitchell, DO
12:25 p.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. Lunch Symposium: Redesigning Post-NICU Discharge Nutrition. Preregistration required. (Liberty Ballroom, Meeting Level 4)
   
1:45 p.m. Concurrent Session 1
  Beyond Cooling: Optimizing Neurologic Care for Newborns – Sonia Lomeli Bonifacio, MD; Shannon Tinkler, RN, BSN, RNC-NIC (Marquis Salon 5)
  Family QI Bootcamp: Practical Approaches for Improving the NICU Parent Experience – Annie Janvier, MD, PhD; Kate Robson, MEd (Marquis Salon 1)
  Improvement Opportunities in Neonatal Transfusion Medicine – Ravi M. Patel, MD, MSc; John A. F. Zupancic, MD, ScD (Marquis Salon 3)
  The Ins and Outs of Publishing Your Quality Improvement Projects – Heather Kaplan, MD, MSCE; Stephen A. Pearlman, MD, MSHQS; Michael Posencheg, MD (Marquis Salon 4)
3:00 p.m. Break (Marquis Salon 6 on Meeting Level 2)
   
3.15 p.m. Concurrent Session 2
  Beyond Cooling: Optimizing Neurologic Care for Newborns – Sonia Lomeli Bonifacio, MD; Shannon Tinkler, RN, BSN, RNC-NIC (Marquis Salon 5)
  Family QI Bootcamp: Practical Approaches for Improving the NICU Parent Experience – Annie Janvier, MD, PhD; Kate Robson, MEd (Marquis Salon 1)
  Improvement Opportunities in Neonatal Transfusion Medicine – Ravi M. Patel, MD, MSc; John A. F. Zupancic, MD, ScD (Marquis Salon 3)
  The Ins and Outs of Publishing Your Quality Improvement Projects – Heather Kaplan, MD, MSCE; Stephen A. Pearlman, MD, MSHQS; Michael Posencheg, MD (Marquis Salon 4)
4:30 p.m. Quality Day Poster Session/Reception (Marquis Salon 7-10)
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