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2022 Neonatal Pharmacology Conference - Incorporating Evidence-Based Practice into Clinical Decision Making

November 9 - 11, 2022
Francis Marion Hotel 
Charleston, SC

 

Conference Description

The need for evidenced-based practice in neonatology is increasingly important as clinical decisions and treatments are made. The conference is designed to help NICU professionals including physicians, nurse practitioners, nurse managers and experienced staff nurses make those decisions. The goal of the conference is to share evidence-based approaches in the care of the neonate. 

Conference Schedule

A full schedule for this virtual conference can be found on the 2022 Neonatal Pharmacology Conference Brochure (pdf)

Online Syllabus

The conference syllabus will be provided online. Information will be emailed to you the week prior to the conference so that you may download a copy.

Credit Designation

The Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Credit: This activity has been submitted to the South Carolina Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The South Carolina Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Advanced Practice Registered Nurses: This continuing education activity awards 20.00 PH (pharmacology hours). Hours for controlled substances are 2.0.  

Disclosure

In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education anyone involved in planning or presenting this educational activity will be required to disclose any financial relationships with any ineligible companies. An ineligible company is any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, reselling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. Any financial relationships with these ineligible companies have been mitigated by the MUSC Office of CME. Speakers who incorporate information about off-label or investigational use of drugs or devices will be asked to disclose that information at the beginning of their presentation.

Accreditation

The Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Access To Recorded Presentations

The MUSC Office of CME, with the permission of each speaker, will be recording each presentation of the conference. The videos will be posted online after the conference and be available for those who are not able to live stream the entire conference. Viewing the videos will offer the same amount of CME credit and can be viewed for up to 14 days following the posting date. The non-refundable fee for this service is $100.00 and is only available to individuals registered for the conference. Access to the videos will be granted to attendees who purchase this option in advance of the conference.

Credit Designation: The Medical University of South Carolina designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™ for each video. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Americans with Disabilities Act

It is the policy of the Medical University of South Carolina not to discriminate against any person on the basis of disabilities. If you feel you need services or the auxiliary aids mentioned in this act in order to fully participate in this continuing education activity, please call the Office of Continuing Medical Education at (843) 876-1925, or attach a note to your registration.

Registration Fees 

Early Bird  Regular
(on or by 8/31/2022) (after 8/31/2022)

In Person Attendance $450 $500
Virtual Attendance $450 $500  

Pandemic Uncertainty

The lack of certainty about the future trajectory of the pandemic makes it difficult to make an informed decision about almost everything.  With this in mind, we have listed some key points to consider as you decide between the in-person registration and the virtual registration:

  • Wearing a mask will not be required in the conference room
  • We will not be offering COVID Testing onsite at the conference
  • If you are traveling internationally, please refer to the CDC Requirements for International Travelers prior to making your arrangements
  • For everyone flying to Charleston, we suggest purchasing travel insurance in the event your trip is cancelled.

Cancellation

A refund will be made upon written request prior to October 9, 2022; however, $100 will be retained for administrative costs. No refunds will be made after October 9, 2022. We reserve the right to cancel the program if necessary. Full registration fees will be refunded for canceled programs. By registering for this conference, you agree to this cancellation policy.

Registration Methods

(Please use ONE of these methods to register. Do not mail if previously faxed or telephoned).

Mail registration form with check made out to “Medical University of South Carolina” or credit card information to:

Monica Conetta
MUSC Office of CME
96 Jonathan Lucas Street
HE 221A, MSC 754
Charleston, SC, 29425

Telephone: (843) 876-1925 – Registration by credit card only

Fax: (843) 876-1931 – Registration by credit card only

Email: cmeoffice@musc.edu

Online: https://tinyurl.com/Neonatal2022online

Hotel Information

The Hyatt Place Charleston Historic District
560 King Street
Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 414-4900

Stay in contemporary suites with kitchens at Hyatt House Charleston/Historic District. Centrally located on King Street Historic District, our hotel offers well-equipped meeting spaces and puts you within walking distance of downtown restaurants, bars, and beaches. Wake up to free daily breakfast before setting out to explore downtown Charleston and beyond. The Hyatt Place is only a few blocks from the Charleston Visitor Center, South Carolina Aquarium, restaurants, boutiques, galleries, museums, antique shops and night life.  Special group rates start at $269.00, plus tax, per night. A limited number of guest rooms have been reserved and are being offered on a first come, first serve basis. The room block will be held until Sunday, October 9, 2022. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel directly at 843-414-1900 and identifying yourself as being a participant in this meeting, or by following the online directions below. Link for online reservations:

Online Booking Link: MUSC - Neonatal Pharmacology Conference

Courtyard by Marriott
125 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 805-7900

Make your stay a success at Courtyard Charleston Historic District. Our Downtown Charleston hotel has everything you need to stay rested and productive during your stay. Get a great night's sleep in our modern hotel rooms and suites equipped with free Wi-Fi, ergonomic workspaces, and plush Marriott bedding. Satisfy your appetite at the Bistro, our onsite restaurant serving healthy breakfast and dinner options, Starbucks® coffee, and evening drinks. You can also explore local restaurants near our Charleston hotel like The Ordinary, Halls Chophouse, and Hominy Grill. Maintain your active lifestyle at our refreshing outdoor pool and 24/7 fitness center. Explore nearby attractions like Marion Square, King Street, and Charleston Gaillard Center during your stay. Our downtown location also makes our event venues a great choice for your upcoming meeting, wedding, or special occasion. Whatever brings you to town, make the most of it at Courtyard Charleston Historic District..  Special group rates start at $259.00, plus tax, per night. A limited number of guest rooms have been reserved and are being offered on a first come, first serve basis. The room block will be held until Sunday, October 9, 2022. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel directly at 843-805-7900 and identifying yourself as being a participant in this meeting, or by following the online directions below. Link for online reservations:

Online Booking Link: Book your group rate for MUSC Overflow Block