3rd Annual Conception to Cradle Conference - 2019

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

This conference has already taken place.

Flowerfield - St. James, NY
1 Day Conference October 23rd, 2019
6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours


Participation in this CME activity help learners understand the health care disparities involved in Maternal Health Care and in Neonatal health care.  It will identify the knowledge gaps and address best practices in pediatric surgery, caring for the health care team, developmental interventions in NICU and with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome. 

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Dates and Times

Start: 10/23/2019 7:30 AM
End: 10/23/2019 4:10 PM


  • Understand the developmental needs and outcomes of preterm infants.
  • Appreciate the health disparities in NICU outcomes.
  • Discuss potential strategies to minimize Perinatal Morbidity and Mortality in Moms of Color.
  • Learn emerging concepts regarding Microbiomes in maternal and child health.
  • Discuss Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome and Models of Care which support the baby and family.
  • Become familiar with common surgical emergencies in newborn.
  • Describe the concept of providing emotional support to the healthcare team.  


Tier Price
General Admission $100.00
Full-time Medical & Nursing Students, Residents & Fellows (Stony Brook & Non-Stony Brook -must present valid ID) $50.00


  • Todd Griffin, MD
    • Closing Remarks
  • Kimberly Herrera, MD
    • Maternal Mortality and Morbidities in Women of Color
  • Jarold Johnston, DNP
    • The Perinatal Microbiome: Peeking under the Lid
  • Megan Lochner, MD
    • Code Lavender: Creating a Culture of Compassion
  • Christopher Muratore, MD
    • Neonatal Surgical Controversies
  • Aruna Parekh, MD
    • Handle with Care and Watch Me Grow, "I was Born Premature", Developmental Needs and Outcomes of Preterm Infants
  • Jochen Profit, MD
    • Inequities in NICU Care
  • Jessamyn Ressler-Maerlender, Master's Degree
    • Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Addressing Models of Care which Support the Baby and Family


199 Mills Pond Road
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 Credit(s) . 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/Peds
Phone: (631) 444-2021
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