Scientific Information

Scientific Committee

 
 

Scientific Programme

All scheduled times indicated in the programme
will take place in Central European Summer Time (CEST)

Scientific Committee:
Tore Curstedt, Ola D. Saugstad, Mikko Hallman, Virgilio Carnielli, Neena Modi, Eren Özek, Christian P. Speer.

08:30-08:45

Welcome/ Introduction

T. Curstedt, Stockholm, Sweden; C. P. Speer, Würzburg, Germany
In memoriam Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Paolo Chiesi

08:45-09:15

16th Bengt Robertson Memorial Lecture
An endless story: What is the best strategy and device for non- invasive ventilation?

Haresh Kirpalani, Philadelphia, USA

SESSION I

09:15-11:00

SESSION I

Chairperson:
C.C. Roehr, Bristol, Oxford, UK;
O.D. Saugstad, Oslo, Norway

09:15-09:45

Cord clamping, cord milking and optimal oxygenation in the first minutes of life

Satyan Lakshminrusimha, Davis, USA

09:45-10:15

Optimal ventilation strategies in preterm infants: A myth?

Richard Sindelar, Uppsala, Sweden

10:15-11:00

Round Table:Strategies of optimal oxygenation and ventilation

S. Lakshiminrusimha, C.C. Roehr, O.D. Saugstad, R. Sindelar

11:00-11:30

Break

SESSION II

11:30-13:15

SESSION II

Chairperson:
E. Herting, Lübeck, Germany;
R. Ramanathan, Los Angeles, USA

11:30-12:00

RDS in late preterm infants: Surfactant deficiency or something else?

Virgillio Carnielli, Ancona, Italy

12:00-12:30

No iNO for preterm PH?

Satyan Lakshminrusimha, Davis, USA

12:30-13:15

Round Table: Indications, limitations and open questions of surfactantan NO treatment

V. Carnielli, E. Herting, S. Lakshminrusimha, R. Ramanathan

13:15-14:15

Lunch

SESSION III

14:15-16:30

SESSION III

Chairperson:
M. Hallman, Oulu, Finland;
C.P. Speer, Würzburg, Germany

14:15-14:45

LISA: Benefits, risks and limitations - a dialogue

Peter Dargaville, Hobart, Australia; Christoph Härtel, Würzburg, Germany

14:45-15:15

Surfactant and budesonide: A magic combination to prevent BPD?

Brett Manley, Melbourne, Australia

15:45-16:30

Round Table: LISA and surfactant as carrier of drugs

P. Dargaville, M. Hallman, B. Manley, C.P. Speer, C. Wright

16:30-17:00

Coffee

Free Presentations

17:00-18:00

Free Presentations

Chairperson:
K. Sekar, Oklahoma City, USA,
G. Lista, Milano, Italy

Relaxant effect of pulmonary surfactant on airway smooth muscle: the role of prostaglandin E2 Juliana Hanusrichterova, Maros Kolomazni, Romana Barosova, Jana Adamcakova, Daniela Mokra, Juraj Mokry, Henrieta Skovierova, Margaret Kelly, Elaine de Heuvel, Shahina Wiehler, David Proud, Hua Shen, Priyanka Mukherjee, Matthias Amrein, Andrea Calkovska
Bratislava, Slovakia; Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Synthetic surfactant with a recombinant Combo peptide improves lung function and attenuates inflammation in a rabbit model of ARDS Pavol Mikolka, Petra Kosutova, Maros Kolomaznik, Juliana Hanusrichterova, Tore Curstedt, Andrea Calkovska, Jan Johansson
Bratislava, Slovakia; Stockholm, Sweden

Training curriculum and assessment tool for less invasive surfactant administration: an international Delphi consensus study Niklas Breindahl, M.G. Tolsgaard, T.B. Henriksen, C.C. Roehr, T. Szczapa, L. Gagliardi, M. Vento, R. Støen, K. Bohlin, A.H. van Kaam, D. Klotz, X. Durrmeyer, T. Han, A.C. Katheria, P.A. Dargaville, L. Aunsholt
Copenhagen, Denmark; Bristol, United Kingdom; Poznan, Poland; Viareggio, Italy; Valencia, Spain; Trondheim, Norway; Stockholm, Sweden; Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Freiburg, Germany; Créteil, France; Beijing, China; San Diego, USA; Hobart, Australia

Oxygen Reduction Test (ORT) for assessing lung development in preterm infants breathing room air at 36 weeks postmestrual age Lucia Lanciotti, Alessio Correani, Sara Massioni, Chiara Giorgetti, Sara Colombo, Michele Luzzati, Maria Laura Palazzi, Virgilio Paolo Carnielli
Ancona, Italy

Panel discussion

18:00

Adjourn

SESSION IV

08:30-10:45

SESSION IV

Chairpersons: K. Glaser, Leipzig, Germany; D. Sweet, Belfast, Northern Ireland

08:30-09:00

Inflammatory mechanisms in preterm infants and potential anti-inflammatory strategies

Clyde Wright, Denver, USA

09:00-09:30

Caffeine: Timing, risks and benefits

Barbara Schmidt, Philadelphia, USA

09:30-10:00

A PDA in extreme preterm infants, should we stop talking about it or avoid a Babylonian confusion of tongues?

Tim Hundscheid, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

10:00-10:45

Round Table: Basic science and evidence-based neonatology

T. Hundscheid, K. Glaser, B. Schmidt, D. Sweet, C. Wright

10:45-11:15

Coffee

SESSION V

11:15-13:00

SESSION V

Chairperson:
E. Özek, Istanbul, Turkey;
O.D. Saugstad, Oslo, Norway

11:15-11:45

Involving parents and patients in research

Neena Modi, London, UK

11:45-12:15

Artificial intelligence and machine learning in neonatology

Joseph Neu, Gainesville, USA

12:15-13:00

Round Table: The role of parents and artificial intelligence

N. Modi, J. Neu, E. Özek, O.D. Saugstad

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-15:30

Case Presentations of different NICU Patients

A. Lavizzari, Milano, Italy; C.C. Roehr, Bristol, Oxford, UK

Free Presentations

15:30-18:00

Free Presentations

Chairpersons: T. Curstedt, Stockholm, Sweden; V. Carnielli, Ancona, Italy
Chairperson:
T. Curstedt, Stockholm, Sweden;
V. Carnielli, Ancona, Italy

Prenatal care and delivery room stabilisation for preterm infants with respiratory distress syndrome: a nation- wide survey in China
Yuan Shi, Long Chen, Yong Ji, Rong JU, Ling LIU, Jiang-qin Liu, Jingyun Shi, Lili Wang, Hui WU, Falin Xu, Chuanzhong Yang, Huayan Zhang
Chongqing,Taiyuan, Chengdu, Guiyang, Shanghai, Lanzhou, Hefei, Changchun, Zhengzhou, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, China

Investigating the awareness of the medical community regarding the long-term respiratory implications of prem- ature birth: results of the PRE-TELL international survey (PREmatures towards effective lifelong lung care)
Federico Bianco, Laura Costa, Natalia Meshchenkova, Laura Franzini, Elena Nudo, Marielle van der Deijl, Xabier Murgia, Ful- vio Braido, Leonardo M Fabbri, Alberto Papi, Andrew Bush, Daiana Stolz, Klaus F Rabe, Anna Lavizzari, Charles Christoph Roehr, Alvar Agusti, Anne Greenough, Eugenio Baraldi
Padova, Italy, Parma, Italy, Bilbao, Spain, Genova, Italy, Ferrara, Italy, London, United Kingdom, Basel, Switzerland, Freiburg, Germany; Kiel, Germany; Milan, Italy; Bristol, United Kingdom; Barcelona, Spain

Application of artificial intelligence based clinical decision support system for the diagnosis and treatment of necrotizing enterocolitis in preterm infants
Senem Alkan Özdemir, Akgün Oral, Mehmet Can, Mehmet Can, Emin Argun Oral, İbrahim Yücel, Aslı Nur Ömeroğlu, Hus- sein Alameri, Tülin Gökmen Yıldırım
İzmir , Türkiye

Panel discussion

18:00

Closing Remarks