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Pregnancy and Birth: Current Clinical Issues Annual Conference

Date: November 6 and November 7, 2014
Location: Marriott Toronto Bloor Yorkville

Thursday, November 6, 2014                 

  • Preterm Birth issues: current strategies on prevention - Dr. B. Anthony Armson
  • Premature rupture of membranes  - Dr. Jonathan Morris
  • Induction of labour - Dr. Jon Barrett
  • Twins: management of delivery - Dr. Jon Barrett
  • Growth restricted fetus: etiology and management of pregnancy - Dr. Andrea Lausman
  • Growth restricted infant: management and impact on later life - Ms. Patricia Maddalena
  • Infant/child at risk for cardio-metabolic disorders - Dr. Jill Hamilton

Friday, November 7, 2014                     

  • Pain management in term infants - Ms. Anna Taddio
  • Initiating Breastfeeding: Best Evidence. Best Practice - Dr. Jo Watson
  • Promoting development in the first 6 months of life - Ms. Maureen Luther
  • Late Preterm/Near Term infant in the Community - Ms. Patricia Maddalena
  • Ethical Issues in perinatal/neonatal research - Dr. Barbara Schmidt
  • Bereavement Care - Ms. Wendy Moulsdale
  • Autism: current issues and is there a perinatal connection - Dr. Lonnie Zwaigenbaum

NEW Venue: Marriott Toronto Bloor Yorkville, 90 Bloor Street, East, Toronto, ON

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