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Free online LIVE events

Calendar & Speakers

October 26th, 2020

October 26th - 12pm

MARIANNE BRACHT

Common winter illnesses: 

decreasing the risk

Coughs and  colds  affect us all, but for babies born preterm it can be more serious.  Why are preterm infants at greater risk and how can we decrease this risk?  AND how can we support families to feel less anxious not only taking their baby home from the NICU  but also  in  the first couple of years?  - for parents and HCP.

October 27th - 12pm

Dr. THEO MORAES

BPD – Respiratory Issues After the NICU

This talk will briefly touch on the determinants of BPD and the factors that contribute to respiratory morbidity both in the NICU and after discharge from the unit.  Expectations for long term respiratory health in the premature infant will be discussed. - for parents and HCP.

 October 27th - 1:20pm

TBD

TBD

Coming soon

October 28th - 12pm

Dr. BOSCO PAES

Burden of RSV Illness in healthy premature babies

The presentation will focus on the impact of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection on healthy, preterm infants ≤ 35 weeks gestational age without  comorbidities such as bronchopulmonary dysplasia, congenital heart disease and pre-existing medical  conditions. - for HCP.

October 27th, 2020

October 28th, 2020

October 29th, 2020

 October 29th - 12pm

TBD

TBD

Coming soon

October 29th - 12:55pm

ANNA CIERPICH

Risks and Fears of Working During the Pandemic. 

Coming soon - for HCP.

October 30th - 12pm

DR. PAIGE CHURCH

BOOST Program - Sunnybrook Hospital

Coming soon - For Parents and HCP.

October 30th, 2020

October 26th -12:55pm

Dr. MICHAEL NARVEY

COVID-19 : Canadian Update

Delivery room care, life in the NICU and breastfeed recommendations during the pandemic.  - for HCP.

October 27th - 12:40pm

PAULA MEIER

Breastfeeding and RSV

Coming soon - for Parents and HCP.

October 28th - 12:55pm

MARIANNE BRACHT

Report Results & importance of education for parents

CPBF preterm parent survey was  conducted to evaluate parental knowledge of RSV and other respiratory illnesses affecting premature babies. This data and parent recommendations to enhance their  education and support  will be shared with  healthcare  professionals. - for HCP.

October 29th - 1:35pm

TBD

Parent experience in the NICU during COVID

Coming soon

October 30th - 12:40pm

REBECCA PEARCE

Preemies and School: a Parent/Teacher Perspective

Rebecca Pearce will discuss her observations and insights about preemies and the  school environment from a teacher/preemie mother/educational researcher point of view.  - for parents and HCP.

October 30th - 1:20pm

DR. RUDAINA BANIHANI

Virtual Follow up and social media 

Coming soon - for parents and HCP.

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