5th Annual Conception to Cradle - 2022

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

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Flowerfield - St. James, NY
1 Day Conference October 19th, 2022
6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours


Participation in this CME activity will help learners to acquire and understand information to discuss/manage maternal and fetal exposure to substances, understand the factors that affect stress and anxiety for postpartum maternal mental health and child outcomes.  In addition, will identify the knowledge gaps and address best practices for improving outcomes for BIPOC birthing individuals, and identify appropriate Neonatal evaluation for infants delivered extramural.  

This is a live and virtual activity. The Zoom link will be sent to the email used to register. Please be sure to indicate if you will attend live or watch virtually when you register.

If you are attending in person, it is located at:  Flowerfield, 199 Mills Pond Road, St. James, NY  11780.

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Dates and Times

Start: 10/19/2022 8:00 AM
End: 10/19/2022 4:00 PM


  • Review the evidence for versus against delayed umbilical cord clamping, milking, and resuscitation with an intact cord.  
  • Describe the tends of congenital syphilis nationally and in NYS, discuss recommended syphilis screening for pregnant persons and recognize the importance of timely diagnosis and treatment of syphilis in pregnant persons to prevent congenital syphilis.  
  • Recognize potential indicators of early childhood adverse outcomes and (learn) relevant available resources in the community.
  • Improve the understanding of the importance of reducing stigma surrounding Opiate Use Disorder in pregnancy.
  • Describe common maternal mental health morbidities observed during the COVID-19 pandemic and identify potential long-term consequences of pandemic related stress and anxiety for postpartum material mental health and child outcomes.
  • Understand emergence of Alternate birth practices and risk assessment in newborns and identify challenges in Vitamin K refusal and Optimize Perinatal Counseling.  


  • Daniela DiMarco, MD
    • Prevention = Elimination: Halting the Rise of Congenial Syphilis in New York State
  • David Garry, DO
    • Stigma & Opioid Exposed Pregnancies
  • Helena Grant, Master's Degree
    • Addressing and Unpacking the Space in Which You Give Care
  • Gillian Hopgood, DO
    • Medical Response to Child Maltreatment: Building Healthy and Resilient Families
  • Anup Katheria, MD
    • Concepts and Controversies in Umbilical Cord Management
  • Brittain Mahaffey, PhD
    • Maternal Antenatal Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Implications for Maternal and Child Wellbeing
  • Wilson Miranda, MPH
    • Prevention = Elimination: Halting the Rise of Congenial Syphilis in New York State
  • Shanthy Sridhar, MD
    • Extramural Births - Perinatal Consultation


  • Panel Discussion
    • Dr. Gillian Hopgood, DO
    • Mrs. Dawn Lazarus, Master's Degree
    • Dr. Brittain Mahaffey, PhD
    • Ms. Brooke Morris, LCSW
    • Mrs. Carleen Newlands, Bachelor Degree


199 Mills Pond Rd
St. James, NY 11780


The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Need help with this Conference?

Please contact the Conference coordinator listed below:

Marianna Lawrence
Department: OB/Pediatrics/Regional Perinatal Center
Phone: (631) 873-9572
Email: marianna.lawrence@stonybrookmedicine.edu

Give us a call
(631) 444-2094
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
HSC, Level 2, Room 142
Stony Brook, New York 11794-8222