Riley Hospital for Children – First Annual Neonatal Nursing Conference

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Date & Location
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 7:15 AM - 4:45 PM   Goodman Hall (GH), Indianapolis, IN



At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  1. Describe the criteria for whole body cooling in neonates with suspected hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy.
  2. Recognize the risk factors for necrotizing enterocolitis.
  3. Summarize the principles of antibiotic stewardship in the neonatal intensive care unit.
  4. Utilize evidence-based recommendations to promote growth and nutrition in the very low birth weight infant.
  5. Recognize the essentials of clinical assessment, pharmacologic management, and non-pharmacologic management of infants with neonatal abstinence syndrome.
  6. Explain the key features and facilitators of best practices in neonatal palliative care and bereavement.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Indiana University School of Medicine and Indiana University Health. The Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Indiana University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Indiana University Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education.

Nursing contact hours will be given for this program.