Scientific Program


Scientific Program

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Friday, September 5, 2014

Pitfalls and possibilities of prenatal ultrasound

Karim Kalache, Berlin

Lung protective ventilation

Ulrich Thome, Leipzig

Bronchopulmonary dysplasia – what options arethere for treatment and prevention?

Benjamin Bar-Oz, Jerusalem

Nutritional assessment of the preterm infant

Nicholas Embleton, Newcastle

Thresholds for transfusion of platelets and red blood cells in preterm infants

Christof Dame, Berlin

Prevention of brain damage in very preterm infants

Thomas Schmitz, Berlin

Saturday, September 6, 2014

Bacterial colonization of the preterm gut

Janet Berrington, Newcastle

How to improve use of antibiotics in neonates

NICE clinical guideline 149

Karel Allegaert, Leuven

Palliative care in the neonatal unit

Lars Garten, Berlin

Cardiovascular diagnostics in preterm infants:Advances and challenges

Christoph Czernik, Berlin

New strategies in the management of patent ductus arteriosus

Ömer Erdeve, Ankara

Vasopressors and inotropes – really beneficial?

Christoph Bührer, Berlin



Program Overview

Please found a detailed schedule in the corresponding subfolders.

Friday, September 5, 2014

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm


2:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Theory lectures and industry exhibition at the Eventpassage

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Networking evening (exhibition area)


Saturday, September 6, 2014

8:15 am - 09:15 am


9:15 am - 1:00 pm

Theory lectures and industry exhibition at the Eventpassage

2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Hands-on skills courses

Please use public transportation and allow sufficient travelling time! Travel information


Congress Language

The official congress languages will be English. There will be no simultaneous translations.