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Neonatal Resuscitation Symposium

Join us for the seventh annual Neonatal Resuscitation Symposium and Workshop on Sep. 12-13, 2024!

World experts and leaders in the field will present and discuss the latest advances in neonatal resuscitation science, practice, education and ethics.

The symposium is open to physicians, nurses, practitioners, respiratory therapists or anyone else interested in resuscitation. 

Location:

Indiana University School of Medicine
Hine Hall
875 W. North St.
Indianapolis, IN 46202

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Hotel Information:

Bottleworks
850 Massachusetts Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Hampton Inn
414 W. Vermont St. 
Indianapolis, IN 46202

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Join us for the seventh annual Neonatal Resuscitation Symposium!

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Symposium Speakers

Arjan te Pas, MD, PhD

Leiden University Medical Center

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Anne Janvier, MD, PhD

University of Montreal

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Kari Roberts, MD

University of Minnesota

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Sheri Bucher, PhD, MA

Indiana University

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Nathan Sundgren, MD, PhD

Baylor University

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Symposium Schedule: Friday, September 13, 2024

  • 7:00 am - Breakfast and Registration
  • 8:00 am - Welcome: Laura Haneline, MD

    Opening Comments: Marilyn Escobedo, MD

  • 8:15 am - Initiation of Breathing: What do we know and what can we do? 

    Arjan te Pas, MD, PhD

  • 8:55 am - Panel Discussion Moderated by Edgardo Szyld, MD, MSc

    Discussants: Praveen Chandrasekharan, MD & Anup Katheria, MD

  • 9:30 am - Personalized Prenatal Consultations and How to Speak with Families

    Annie Janvier, MD, PhD

  • 10:10 am - Panel Discussion Moderated by Marilyn Escobedo, MD

    Discussants: Naomi Laventhal, MD & Susan Henderson-Sears, MA

  • 10:45 am - Mid-Morning Break
  • 11:00 am - Implementation of Resuscitation Training in Low Middle Resource Sites

    Sherri Bucher, PhD, MA

  • 11:40 am - Panel Discussion Moderated by Bobbi Byrne, MD

    Discussants: Osayame Ekhaguere, MD & Beena Kamath-Rayne, MD, MPH

  • 12:15 pm - Lunch
  • 1:00 pm - SALSA (Surfactant Administration through Laryngeal or Supraglottic Airways): You can have NIV and Surfactant, too!

    Kari Roberts, MD

  • 1:40 pm - Panel Discussion Moderated by Birju Shah, MD

    Discussants: Elizabeth Foglia, MD & Venkat Kakkilaya, MD

  • 2:15 pm - Afternoon Break
  • 2:30 pm - Human Factors: Team size and roles for optimal performance

    Nathan Sundgren, MD, PhD

  • 3:10 pm - Panel Discussion Moderated by Clara Song, MD

    Discussants: Nicole Yamada, MD, MS & Taylor Sawyer, DO, MBA, MEd

  • 3:45 pm - What to Expect for 2025 from NRP and ILCOR

    Gary Weiner, MD & Bobbi Byrne, MD

  • 4:25 pm - Closing Remarks

    Bobbi Byrne, MD

Organizing Committee

Marilyn Escobedo, MD
Symposium Co-Chair
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Edgardo Szyld, MD, MsC
Symposium Co-Chair
IU School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine

Bobbi Byrne, MD
IU School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine

Vishal Kapadia, MD
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Anup Katheria, MD
Sharp Mary Birch Hospital

Deepika Sankaran, MD
UC Davis Children’s Hospital

Georg Schmölzer, MD, PhD
University of Alberta

Birju Shah, MD, MPH, MBA
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Clara Song, MD
Southern California Permanente Medical Group

Liz Wetzel, MD, MS
IU School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine

Myra Wycoff, MD
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Nicole Yamada, MD, MS
Stanford University School of Medicine