Thursday, February 22, 2018
The 2018 Mayo Clinic Perinatal Nursing Conference – Before, Birth, and Beyond is designed to address current clinical information for the care of pregnant women and families across the continuum. Highlights include: perinatal mood disorders including PTSD, new trends in prenatal care and childbirth and neonatal drug withdrawal. Accomplished faculty will provide insight for all care providers, novice to expert.
• Explore current technologies and health practices that support optimal outcomes in pregnancy and beyond.
• Identify signs and symptoms of neonatal drug withdrawal, treatment, and support of neonate and family.
• Examine perinatal psychological health for patients and care providers.
This conference is designed for nurses, public health nurses, advanced practice providers, lactation consultants, lactation counselors, dietitians, social workers and students caring for the perinatal/neonatal population.
Date and Location:
This conference will be held on Thursday, February 22, 2018 in Phillips Hall, first floor, Siebens Building, Mayo Clinic, 100 Second Avenue SW, Rochester, Minnesota.
About the provider:
Mayo Clinic’s mission is to inspire hope and contribute to health and well-being by providing the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education, and research.
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education conducts educational conferences that will advance nursing practice.
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, has been granted Magnet® Recognition for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Thursday, February 22, 2018
|7:00 a.m.||Registration, Breakfast, and Posters|
|7:50 a.m.||Welcome and Announcements|
Perinatal Mood Disorders
Katherine M. Moore, MD
A Laughing Matter; or Not? Nitrous Oxide Use in the Labor and Delivery Setting
DeAnna Griebenow, APRN, CNM
|9:45 a.m.||Break and Posters|
Rodrigo Ruano, MD, PhD
Post-post-postpartum: Health Risks After Pregnancy Complications
Margaret L. Dow, MD
|12:00 p.m.||Lunch (on your own)|
Midwifery Practice in the Midwest: Interface Between Home and Hospital
Ellen M. Brodrick, APRN, CNM
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Garth F. Asay, MD and Amy M. Dailey, MSW, LGSW
|2:45 p.m.||Break and Posters|
Staff Care: Healing Our Own
Enid (Yvy) Y. Rivera Chiauzzi, MD
Perinatal PTSD: A Closer Look
Hannah L. Mattheisen, LICSW, MSW; Tamara E. Buechler, MD, MHA; and Jacqueline (Jackie) M. Lee, APRN, CRNA
You must complete the evaluation and claim your certificate to earn contact hours.
Participants can earn up to 7.25 ANCC nursing contact hours for attendance at the conference, commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity and completion of the evaluation.
Mayo Clinic Section of Social Work has been designated by the Minnesota Board of Social Work as an approved continuing education provider. This conference fulfills requirements for 6.5 continuing education hours.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Call for Poster Abstracts
You are invited to submit an abstract (500 words or less) for a poster related to the conference theme. Completed abstracts should be submitted by January 26, 2018.
The primary presenter is responsible for the abstract content. Submission signifies the intent of the submitter(s) to present the poster at the Perinatal Nursing Conference in Rochester, Minnesota. Conference participants are expected to assume costs related to travel, accommodations, and registration.
To submit an abstract, you must register for the conference.
If selected, abstracts will be printed in the conference syllabus.
Register before January 30, 2018
The conference registration fee of $165 includes instructional materials, breakfast, and break refreshments. Lunch will be on your own. A student rate of $95 is available. Please bring proof of current student status to the conference. Pre-registration is required, and preferred by January 30, 2018.
Out of respect for conference participants, children are restricted from the conference.
If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee, less an administration fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Continuing Nursing Education before January 30, 2018 (email: email@example.com). No refunds will be made on or after January 30, 2018.
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education reserves the right to cancel or postpone any conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Continuing Nursing Education must cancel or postpone this conference, Mayo Continuing Nursing Education will refund the registration fee, but is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
Lodging and Parking
Most hotels in the area are either connected to the conference facility via skyway and walking subway or offer a complimentary shuttle service to Mayo Clinic campus.
Hotels connected via skyway/walking subway:
Hotels that offer a complimentary shuttle service:
See the Rochester Convention & Visitors Bureau for a guide to more lodging options in Rochester, MN.
View a map indicating the location of downtown parking facilities. The cost of parking is not included in the registration fee.