Third Annual Northern Illnois Perinatal, Neonatal and Pediatric Conference

Mercyhealth Hospital-Rockton Avenue is proud to bring you the Third Annual Northern Illinois Perinatal, Neonatal and Pediatric Nursing Conference. We invite all of our Women and Children’s colleagues to enjoy reviewing current trends, best practices, and the latest evidence in our field. This will be an exciting opportunity to network with other organizations and update your knowledge base with the most current research findings. The data, information and evidence obtained can be shared with your home institutions and co-workers! Join us for this energizing two-day event!

Who should plan to attend? Perinatal nurses, neonatal intensive care nurses, pediatric nurses, case managers, educator/clinical nurse specialists, and social workers.

Topics covered at a glance

  • Perinatal: Nitrous Oxide for Labor Pain Management; Hypertension; Keeping Mothers and Babies Safe in the Social Media Era; Obstetric Emergencies; Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Neonatal: Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy; Lab Interpretation; Genetics; Infant Feeding Issues
  • Pediatric: Critical Care Transport; Crohn’s Disease; Palliative Care; Family-Provider Collaboration
  • General Information: Managing Disruptive Behavior; Positive Psychology

For the full conference schedule, please download our brochure. To make a reservation, please call 815-226-2100.