The deadline for applying is EXPIRED.


09.00 – 17.30

ESN course 1 – Neonatal Infections *

Course coordinator: Sinno Simons (The Netherlands)

€ 150,00

  • Introduction/welcome
    Sinno Simons (Netherlands)
  • Basics of infectious diseases in Neonatology
    Rene Kornelisse (Netherlands)
  • Early onset sepsis NICE guidelines
    Mark Turner (UK)
  • Adequate anti-biotic dosing /TDM
    Karel Allegaert (Belgium)
  • Infection prevention
  • Emerging resistance patterns of microbial pathogens and how these relate to the choice of antibiotics
    Christoph Buhrer (Germany)
  • Heart rate variability and physiologic monitoring of neonatal sepsis / probiotics in Necrotizing enterocolitis
    Irwin Reiss (Germany)


09.00 – 17.30

ESN course 2 (Circulation Course) – Neonatal Haemodynamics *

Course coordinator: Williem de Boode (The Netherlands)

€ 150,00

  • Welcome and Introduction
    Willem de Boode (Netherlands)
  • Cardiovascular Physiology
    Shahab Noori (United States)
  • Advanced Haemodynamic Monitoring
    Willem de Boode (Netherlands)
  • Echocardiography on the NICU
    Afif El-Khuffash (Ireland)
  • Advanced Echocardiographic Technologies
    Eirik Nestaas (Norway)
  • Assessment and Management of the PDA
    Patrick McNamara (Canada)
  • Assessment and Management of PPHN
    Nim Subhedar (United Kingdom)
  • Assessment and Management of Shock
    Colm Breatnach (Ireland)
  • Longterm Outcome of Circulatory Failure
    Mayka Bravo (Spain)
  • Case Histories
  • Summary and Close
    Willem de Boode (the Netherlands)


Before starting the registration process, please prepare a file including:
1 – Letter from Head of Department
2 – Curriculum Vitae – Your CV should include the following details (in 1 page) :

  • Personal details
  • Center of training in Pediatrics and dates
  • Center of training in Neonatology and dates you attended
  • Years of clinical experience in Neonatology you attended
  • Involvement in clinical projects (project and participation)
  • Involvement in research projects (project and participation)
  • Publications (max 3)

Registration to the congress is not mandatory to attend the ESN courses
Please do not proceed with the payment until you have been notified by e-mail that your application to the ESN courses has been accepted. A final decision will be taken by the end of September.