Mar 22 - Mar 23
2018
Thu - Fri

MCCPOP 38th Annual Perinatal Potpourri 2018: Advances in Care

Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa

Presented by the Department of Pediatrics and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Stanford University School of Medicine and The Charles B. and Ann L. Johnson Center for Pregnancy and Newborn Services, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford in collaboration with MCCPOP.

Sponsored by the Stanford University School of Medicine

Statement of Need

This course will provide current up-to-date clinical advances in maternal, fetal and neonatal medicine. The faculty will present a variety of topics in lectures, panels and cases that will include topics on: prevention of prematurity, update in fetal medicine, congenital renal disease in neonates, marijuana use effect on pregnancy and lactation, sepsis in the newborn and medico-legal issues in perinatology.

Target Audience

This is a regional program, designed for:

  • pediatricians
  • obstetricians
  • neonatologists
  • hospitalists
  • family practice physicians
  • certified nurse midwives
  • nurse practitioners
  • nurses
  • allied health professionals

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

  • Manage the pregnant patient’s care to diminish risks for preterm birth considering such risks as prior preterm birth, short cervical length and history of cervical surgery.
  • Counsel the pregnant and/or lactating patient on the risks of marijuana use.
  • Assess the neonate for indications of congenital renal disease.
  • Diagnose and manage the neonate with early-onset sepsis using best practice and current evidence-based guidelines.
  • Integrate ethical practice and current law in perinatology into the care of pregnant and neonatal patients.

Course Directors

Ronald S. Cohen, MD

Clinical Professor, Pediatrics – Neonatal and Developmental Medicine
Co-Medical Director, Mid-Coastal California Perinatal Outreach Program (MCCPOP)

Maurice L. Druzin, MD

Charles B. and Ann L. Johnson Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics
Co-Medical Director, Mid-Coastal California Perinatal Outreach Program (MCCPOP)

Philip Sunshine, MD

Professor, Emeritus Pediatrics – Neonatal and Developmental Medicine
Co-Medical Director, Mid-Coastal California Perinatal Outreach Program (MCCPOP)

 

A Continuing Medical Education Activity

Presented by the Department of Pediatrics and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Stanford University School of Medicine and The Charles B. and Ann L. Johnson Center for Pregnancy and Newborn Services, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford in collaboration with MCCPOP.

Sponsored by the Stanford University School of Medicine


Conference Contact

Stanford Children’s Health CME
725 Welch Road
MC 5517
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Tel: (650) 498-6757
Fax: (650) 497-5738
lpchcme@stanfordchildrens.org

Conference Coordinator:

Lucia Garcia
CME Conference Coordinator

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