Come join us for a virtual two-day symposium on strategies for minimizing lung injury and improving respiratory outcomes in the NICU. A great panel of nationally recognized speakers will address a variety of hot topics in neonatal respiratory care. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn from diverse perspectives and a holistic approach to avoiding lung injury.

Don’t forget to tag us on social media

using #BALI2022 and #BaylorALI.

REGISTRATION AND FEES

 

Registration Fee: $25

Fee includes live stream and access to conference recordings for 60 days after the event. Registration is required to claim continuing education credits for live viewing. Once virtual conference registrations are purchased, cancellations or refunds cannot be issued.

Registration is FREE for all trainees and full-time students!

If you are a trainee or full-time student, please email

BALIConference@texaschildrens.org for registration.

Do NOT click the button above. 

Registration ends on Tuesday, Feb 22.

Doctor's Desk

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Physicians,  including Neonatologists and Hospitalists

  • Fellows, Trainees, Full-Time Students

  • Nurse Practitioners

  • Respiratory Therapists

  • Nurses

  • Pharmacists

  • Other healthcare professionals

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

  • Describe the nature of lung injury among premature infants  

  • Identify sources of lung injury in the course of a premature infant’s hospitalization 

  • List the main interventions that have been studied and proven to reduce the incidence and severity of lung injury in neonates 

  • Implement respiratory care strategies that mitigate the risk of lung injury in neonates

DISCLOSURES

Please view the announcement for a full list of disclosures.

Accreditation
Credit Designation

Texas Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Texas Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Professional Education

This activity has been awarded 7.5 contact hours by University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing. University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Education

This program has been approved for 6.5 contact hours of Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC).

Statement of Ineligible Company Support

 

No ineligible company commercial support was used in this activity.

MEET OUR SPEAKERS!

satyan.jpg

Dr. Satyan Lakshminrusimha

Neonatology

UC Davis Children's Hospital

roberts 3.jpg

Dr. Kari Roberts

Neonatology

University of Minnesota Medical School

schmolzer.jpg

Dr. Georg Schmölzer

Neonatology

University of Alberta, Northern Alberta Neonatal Program, AHS

mcnally.png

Matthew McNally

Respiratory Care

Darmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

greenberg.jpg

Dr. Rachel Greenberg

 

Neonatology

Duke University School of Medicine

mehollinray.png

Dr. Amy Mehollin-Ray

Pediatric Radiology

Texas Children’s Hospital

zhang.png

Dr. Huayan Zhang

Neonatology

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

vanmeurs.jpg

Dr. Krisa Van Meurs

 

Neonatology

Stanford University School of Medicine

Deprest.png

Dr. Jan Deprest

 

Obstetrics and Gynecology,

Fetal Medicine

University Hospitals Leuven

Little Boy Playing Doctor

CONFERENCE AGENDA

This two-day event will occur from noon to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Feb 24, and Friday, Feb 25.

 

All conference times are in Central Standard Time (CST), UTC-6.

Detailed 2022 agenda is now available!

Topics include:

  • Inhaled nitric oxide therapy in premature infants

  • Respiratory monitoring during resuscitation

  • Diuretics and chronic lung disease

  • Fetal Endoscopic Tracheal Occlusion (FETO)

  • Programs for managing and preventing bronchopulmonary dysplasia

CONTACTS

headshot - katakam 2.jpg

Dr. Lakshmi Katakam

Activity Director

BALI Conference
 

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine


Medical Director of NICU

Texas Children's Hospital

headshot - minal.jpg

Dr. Minal Patel

Planning Committee Co-Chair

BALI Conference
 

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine
 

Associate Medical Director of NICU II

Texas Children's Hospital

headshot - monika 2.jpg

Dr. Monika Patil

Planning Committee Co-Chair

BALI Conference
 

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine

Maria Yvette Lopez

832-824-8670