08.45 – 09.00

OPENING ADDRESS

09.00 – 09.30

OPENING LECTURE

President: Mauro Stronati (I)

The worldwide challenge of sepsis in newborns and children
Niranjan Kissoon (CA)

09.30 – 11.00

1° SESSION – RESUSCITATION

Chairs: Costantino Romagnoli (I); Andrea Dotta (I)

Resuscitation of extremely premature infants: how to improve even further
Jeffrey Perlman (USA)

Maintaining normal temperature in the newly born: not a trivial game
Jonathan Wyllie (UK)

Interactive discussion

11.00 – 11.30

COFFEE BREAK & EXHIBITION VISIT

11.30 – 13.00

2° SESSION – SURFACTANT

Chairs: Fabrizio Sandri (I), Carlo Dani (I)

Present and future of surfactant delivery in preterm infants with RDS
Angela Kribs (D)

NCPAP, surfactant, or both? A dilemma still waiting to be solved
Daniele De Luca (F)

Interactive discussion

13.00 – 14.00

LUNCH BREAK & EXHIBITION VISIT

14.00 – 15.00

3° SESSION – FREE COMMUNICATIONS

Chairs: Mario Barbarini (I); Eloisa Gitto (I)

15.00 – 17.00

4° SESSION – VENTILATION

Chairs: Fabio Mosca (I); Paolo Tagliabue (I)

Non-invasive respiratory support and RDS: is N-CPAP always enough?
Gianluca Lista (I)

NAVA, neurally adjusted ventilatory assist in the newborn: a new standard of care?
Howard Stein (USA)

High-frequency, multifrequency oscillation, jet ventilation: where are we?
Jane Pillow (AUS)

Interactive discussion

17.00

CLOSURE OF THE DAY

09.00 – 09.30

LECTURE

Chair: Eugenio Baraldi (I)

Survival and neurodevelopmental outcome in periviable infants
Noelle Younge (USA)

 

09.30 – 11.00

5° SESSION – INFECTIONS

Chairs: Luigi Orfeo (I); Pier Michele Paolillo (I)

Pathophysiology and treatment of septic shock in neonates
Hector Wong (USA)

Fungal infections in preterm infants: prevention and treatment
Vassilios Fanos (I)

Interactive discussion

11.00 – 11.30

COFFEE BREAK & EXHIBITION VISIT

11.30 – 13.00

6° SESSION – NUTRITION

Chairs: Massimo Agosti (I); Mario De Curtis (I)

Optimizing early nutrition support in VLBW infants
Thibault Senterre (B)

Long-term adverse effects of early growth acceleration or catch-up growth
Atul Singhal (UK)

Interactive discussion

13.00 – 14.00

LUNCH BREAK & EXHIBITION VISIT

14.00 – 15.00

7° SESSION – FREE COMMUNICATIONS

Chairs: Giovanni Vento (I); Angelo Pietrobelli (I)

15.00 – 17.00

8° SESSION – HIGH-TECH MONITORING

Chairs: Diego Gazzolo (I); Francesco Raimondi (I)

Role of near infrared spectroscopy during neonatal transition
Berndt Urlsberger (A)

Susceptibility weighted imaging helping brain neonatal intensive care
Luca Ramenghi (I)

Heart rate characteristics as physiomarkers for detection of sepsis and other diseases
Karen D Fairchild (USA)

Enhanced cardiorespiratory monitoring of the preterm infant during stabilization in the delivery room
Eugene M Dempsey (IRL)

Interactive discussion

17.00

CLOSURE OF THE WORKSHOP

+ Friday, 09th March 2018

08.45 – 09.00

OPENING ADDRESS

09.00 – 09.30

OPENING LECTURE

President: Mauro Stronati (I)

The worldwide challenge of sepsis in newborns and children
Niranjan Kissoon (CA)

09.30 – 11.00

1° SESSION – RESUSCITATION

Chairs: Costantino Romagnoli (I); Andrea Dotta (I)

Resuscitation of extremely premature infants: how to improve even further
Jeffrey Perlman (USA)

Maintaining normal temperature in the newly born: not a trivial game
Jonathan Wyllie (UK)

Interactive discussion

11.00 – 11.30

COFFEE BREAK & EXHIBITION VISIT

11.30 – 13.00

2° SESSION – SURFACTANT

Chairs: Fabrizio Sandri (I), Carlo Dani (I)

Present and future of surfactant delivery in preterm infants with RDS
Angela Kribs (D)

NCPAP, surfactant, or both? A dilemma still waiting to be solved
Daniele De Luca (F)

Interactive discussion

13.00 – 14.00

LUNCH BREAK & EXHIBITION VISIT

14.00 – 15.00

3° SESSION – FREE COMMUNICATIONS

Chairs: Mario Barbarini (I); Eloisa Gitto (I)

15.00 – 17.00

4° SESSION – VENTILATION

Chairs: Fabio Mosca (I); Paolo Tagliabue (I)

Non-invasive respiratory support and RDS: is N-CPAP always enough?
Gianluca Lista (I)

NAVA, neurally adjusted ventilatory assist in the newborn: a new standard of care?
Howard Stein (USA)

High-frequency, multifrequency oscillation, jet ventilation: where are we?
Jane Pillow (AUS)

Interactive discussion

17.00

CLOSURE OF THE DAY

+ Saturday, 10th March 2018

09.00 – 09.30

LECTURE

Chair: Eugenio Baraldi (I)

Survival and neurodevelopmental outcome in periviable infants
Noelle Younge (USA)

 

09.30 – 11.00

5° SESSION – INFECTIONS

Chairs: Luigi Orfeo (I); Pier Michele Paolillo (I)

Pathophysiology and treatment of septic shock in neonates
Hector Wong (USA)

Fungal infections in preterm infants: prevention and treatment
Vassilios Fanos (I)

Interactive discussion

11.00 – 11.30

COFFEE BREAK & EXHIBITION VISIT

11.30 – 13.00

6° SESSION – NUTRITION

Chairs: Massimo Agosti (I); Mario De Curtis (I)

Optimizing early nutrition support in VLBW infants
Thibault Senterre (B)

Long-term adverse effects of early growth acceleration or catch-up growth
Atul Singhal (UK)

Interactive discussion

13.00 – 14.00

LUNCH BREAK & EXHIBITION VISIT

14.00 – 15.00

7° SESSION – FREE COMMUNICATIONS

Chairs: Giovanni Vento (I); Angelo Pietrobelli (I)

15.00 – 17.00

8° SESSION – HIGH-TECH MONITORING

Chairs: Diego Gazzolo (I); Francesco Raimondi (I)

Role of near infrared spectroscopy during neonatal transition
Berndt Urlsberger (A)

Susceptibility weighted imaging helping brain neonatal intensive care
Luca Ramenghi (I)

Heart rate characteristics as physiomarkers for detection of sepsis and other diseases
Karen D Fairchild (USA)

Enhanced cardiorespiratory monitoring of the preterm infant during stabilization in the delivery room
Eugene M Dempsey (IRL)

Interactive discussion

17.00

CLOSURE OF THE WORKSHOP