SYMPOSIUM
MON
DAY, APRIL 27, 2020

  815Opening and Welcome
C.P. Speer, Würzburg, Germany

Laudatio for Prof. Richard B. Johnston Jr., Denver, USA

Chiesi Prize for Excellence in Neonatology
H.L. Halliday, Belfast, Northern Ireland


THE FIRST MINUTES OF LIFE

Chair: E. Bancalari, Miami, USA; A.H. van Kaam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  845Cardiopulmonary transition at birth:
Optimal strategies for support and stabilization
A.B. te Pas, Leiden, The Netherlands

  905Management of the severely compromised term infant
C.C. Röhr, Oxford, UK

  925Neonatal oxygen exposure and optimal oxygen saturations:
Do we have the answer yet?
O.D. Saugstad, Oslo, Norway

  945Panel Discussion


1015
Coffee Break


RESPIRATORY CARE IN 2020

Chair: H.L. Halliday, Belfast, Northern Ireland; R. Ramanathan, Los Angeles, USA

1045Non-invasive respiratory support of preterm infants with RDS
R.A. Polin, New York, USA

1105Limitations of non-invasive ventilation:
When is mechanical ventilation in the very immature infant indicated?
E. Bancalari, Miami, USA

1125Newer modes of invasive conventional mechanical ventilation
A.H. van Kaam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1145Minimally invasive surfactant therapy: Useful or fashionable?
C. Härtel, Lübeck, Germany

1205Panel Discussion


1230
Lunch


1245
Poster Session__

IV     PULMONARY DISEASES, RESPIRATORY CARE AND BPD - II
        Chair: L. van Marter, Boston, USA; C. Wright, Denver, USA

     INFECTIONS AND INFLAMMATIONS
         Chair: R. Ramanathan, Los Angeles, USA; D. Singer, Hamburg, Germany

VI      MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS
         Chair: T.W.R. Hansen, Oslo, Norway; E. Özek, Istanbul, Turkey


1245
NNI Symposium: Update on Neonatal Nutrition__


BPD AND RESPIRATORY OUTCOME

Chair: M. Hallman, Oulu, Finland; L.J. van Marter, Boston, USA

1400BPD from pathogenesis to prevention: An unresolved problem
E. Bancalari, Miami, USA

1420Topical steroids: Inhaled or mixed with surfactant?
D. Bassler, Zurich, Switzerland

1440Why do former preterm infants wheeze?
R.J. Martin, Cleveland, USA

1500Follow-up and long term respiratory function following prematurity
E. Baraldi, Padua, Italy

1520Panel Discussion


1545
Coffee Break


MICROBIOME, NEONATAL SEPSIS AND PLATELETS

Chair: P.C. Ng, Hong Kong, China; B. Thébaud, Ottawa, Canada

1615The microbiome and the developing immune system
G.A. Holländer, Oxford, UK

1635Platelet transfusion: More harm than benefit?
R. Carr, London, UK

1655Evidence based management of neonatal sepsis
R.A. Polin, New York, USA

1715Panel Discussion


1745
Parallel Seminars___

D      Antibiotics for the newborn baby: Friends or foes?
         A. Liubsys, Vilnius, Lithuania

E      Biomarkers of Neonatal Infection – The Journey
         P.C. Ng, Hong Kong, China

F      Pharmacological prevention and treatment of maternal and neonatal HIV infection
         N. Rakhmanina, Washington, D.C., USA


1830
Adjourn