The Illinois Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics is hosting the annual "Current Trends in Neonatology Dinner Seminar"
March 21, 2012 at the Embassy Suites O'Hare/Rosemont
5500 North River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
Dinner and Event: Walden Room
The seminar topic is: “Pulse Oximetry Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Disease: Just Do It”
-Inform participants of justification for screening for CCHD
-Review data on efficacy of screening with pulse oximetry
-Examine pitfalls in the use of pulse oximetry to screen for CCHD
-Explore issues in implementation of screening at a statewide level
The featured speaker is Dr. William R. Morrow; a nationally recognized and published pediatric cardiologist from the Arkansas Children's Hospital.
*The cost of dinner is $30 and must be paid in advance to secure a spot at the seminar.*
6:00-6:30- Check-in and Networking
6:30-6:40- ICAAP Welcome
6:40-7:00- ICAAP Committee on Fetus and Newborn Member-Speaker Introduction
7:00-8:00- Dr. William Morrow "Pulse Oximetry Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Defects: Just Do It"
8:00-8:30- Questions, Evaluation, Networking