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In Brief | Division News
The 23rd annual conference presented by the California Association of Neonatologists and the AAP District IX Section on Neonatal-Perinatal Pediatrics was held March 3-5, 2017 in Coronado, CA. Ronald Cohen, MD, served as a moderator for one of the sessions, and several faculty members from our division presented work as part of the “CPQCC at Cool Topics in Neonatology Program”:
- Dr. Henry Lee, MD, MS Epi: Perinatal Quality Research in California
- Dr. Jeffrey Gould, MD, MPH: Are Outcomes Improving for the Smallest Babies?
- Dr. Jochen Proft, MD, MPH: Bridging the Racial and Ethnic Divide in California NICUs
Shazia Bhombal, MD, was an invited speaker at the NeoHeart Meeting held March 22-25, 2017 in San Diego California. Dr. Bhombal was part of an expert round table about shock in the newborn and the ductus arteriosus.
Bill Benitz, MD, completed his six-year term on the AAP Committee on the Fetus and Newborn. He is grateful for having had the opportunity to partner with others to make recommendations regarding perinatal practice nationwide and to influence guidelines related to the care of babies.