Born Ready

Born Ready. A virtual education series. Best practices in fetal, perinatal and neonatal medicine.
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We are excited to partner with our fetal, perinatal and neonatal medicine experts to share clinical trends, best practices, care management tips, and updates on technological innovations to care for patients experiencing high-risk pregnancies and babies who are born prematurely or with special health care needs.

Series objectives:

  • Identify current treatment and management options for a variety of perinatal, fetal and neonatal conditions.
  • Discuss clinical changes that may alter the clinical care plan for prenatal care and delivery management.
  • Identify common maternal diagnoses that can affect the newborn’s health after birth.
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Saul Snowise, MD

Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome:
Pathophysiology, diagnosis and up-to-date management and outcomes

6/23/22

Presented by Saul Snowise, MD

Maternal-fetal medicine specialist and geneticist with Minnesota Perinatal Physicians, part of Allina Health

Objectives:

  • Describe the risks associated with monochorionic pregnancies.
  • Identify the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment options for twin to twin transfusion syndrome.
  • Discuss the recommended screening protocols for all monochorionic twins.
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Updates in Fetal Growth Restriction

1/27/22

Presented by Kristi Borowski, MD

Maternal-fetal medicine specialist and geneticist with Minnesota Perinatal Physicians, part of Allina Health

Objectives:

  • Review the definition of fetal growth restriction.
  • Summarize the associated risk factors and etiology of fetal growth restriction.
  • Outline the recommended management of fetal growth restriction.
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When babies outgrow their lungs

3/25/22

Presented by Lia Gravari, MD

Neonatologist and associate medical director, ECMO at Children’s Minnesota 

Objectives:

  • Review the diagnosis of chronic lung disease.
  • Outline the management of chronic lung disease.
  • Discuss strategies for patient follow-up for chronic lung disease.

 

genetic counseling, screening and testing

4/21/22

Presented by Amber Volk, MS, MA, LGC

Neonatologist and associate medical director, ECMO at Children’s Minnesota 

Objectives:

  • Describe genetic counseling and its role in the perinatal clinic.
  • Discuss advances in prenatal screening and diagnostic testing.
  • Explain how to facilitate the decision-making process.

 

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Children’s Minnesota, Allina Health, Midwest Fetal Care Center, and Minnesota Perinatal Physicians. Children’s Minnesota is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Children’s Minnesota takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific interest of accredited continuing education activities.
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Children’s Minnesota designates this live internet activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with their participation in the activity.
ANCC
Children’s Minnesota designates this live internet activity for a maximum of 1 ANCC nursing contact hour. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program offers 1.0 contact hours of continuing education. Most medical professional organizations accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  It is the individual’s responsibility to determine whether an education activity meets the continuing education requirements of their respective licensures and/or professional boards. Go to your respective organization’s website for more detailed information regarding credit requirements