Session 01: Pediatrics

Pediatrics is well known as the new modern medicine of the society that incorporates the therapeutic care of newborn children; kids; and young people. It is the cutting edge study in the public today that decreases the death rates of children and adolescents and furthermore controls the spreading of pediatric infectious diseases. The aim of pediatrics study is to promote healthy lifestyles for a long infection free life and to facilitate children and adolescent problems.  It incorporates the essential medications required for the improvement of the children health.

Related Societies & Associations

Academic Pediatric Association; American Academy of Pediatrics; American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry; Canadian Pediatric Society; Brooklyn Pediatric Society; American Academy of Pediatrics Breastfeeding; Asia Pacific Pediatric Endocrine Society; Dutch Association of Pediatrics.

Session 02: Neonatology and Perinatology

Neonatology is a medical specialty that deals with premature or ill infants.  Perinatology is concerned with the care of the fetus and complicated high-risk pregnancies. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is the vital constituent of neonatology. The new-born infants who are experiencing low birth-weight; innate deformities; sepsis; pneumonic hypoplasis; birth asphyxias and rashness are dealt with in the NICUs. Neonatologists concentrate on the care of new-borns that require Intensive Care Unit (ICU) hospitalization as their organs are not fully developed it can prompt host issues that require expert interventions. The key role of pediatric perinatology incorporates dealing with the fetus and the complicated health conditions during incubation period.

Related Societies & Associations

Academy of Neonatal Nursing; Bulgarian Association of Neonatology; European Society of Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care; International Society for Neonatal Screening; Swiss Society of Neonatology; German Society for Neonatal Screening; International Neonatology Association.

Session 03: Newborn Respiratory Disorders

The most common presenting feature among newborn infants is Respiratory Distress Syndrome. The most neonatal respiratory disorders represent most admissions to intensive care units in the prompt newborn period. Newborns in respiratory trouble are assessed expeditiously and precisely; at times; neonatal respiratory misery is life-threatening and requires quick mediation. The reasons for respiratory distress syndrome in the infant are various and are due to pulmonary or nonpulmonary forms. Initial stabilisation of the neonate; through management of breathing and circulation; takes precedence over determining the cause. An exhaustive starting evaluation; including maternal and neonatal history; physical examination; and suitable utilization of symptomatic tests; is basic to diagnosing the reason for respiratory diseases.

Related Societies & Associations

The World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons; Society of Pediatric Nurses; Spanish Society of Neonatology; Union of European Neonatal and Perinatal Societies; Jordan Pediatric Society; Japan Pediatric Society; International Pediatric Association.

Session 04: Neonatal Neuromuscular Disorders

The fundamental manifestations of neuromuscular disease in the newborn period are hypotonia and weakness. Newborn children with extreme hypotonia but only marginal weakness usually do not have a disorder of the lower motor unit. These babies may have hereditary conditions; metabolic unsettling influences; inherent coronary illnessmuscular dystrophy; sepsis;  hypothyroidism; spinal muscular atrophy; or other fundamental issue. Extremely reduced antigravity movements and reduced fetal movements and abnormal liquor were frequent but not present consistently in infants with neuromuscular disorders. The most reliable indicators of a neuromuscular disorders are severe muscular weakness and contractures.

Related Societies & Associations

International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery Canadian Neurological Society ; Canadian Pediatric Society American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology Association of Child Neurology Nurses International Child Neurology Association ; European Academy of Pediatrics

Session 05: Neonatal Congenital Effects

Structural abnormalities are the most common type of congenital defects that exists in an infant even before birth and is known as birth defect. Teratogen causes anomaly in infants and some disorders can be detected through prenatal screening. Most of the defects caused due to inheritance are mostly rare.

Related Societies & Associations

European Society for Neonatology; National Association of Neonatal Nurses; Union of European Neonatal and Perinatal Societies; Ukrainian Association of Endoscopy; Pediatrics Infectious Diseases Society; Neonatal and Perinatal Societies; German Society for Neonatal Screening.

Session 06: Pediatric & Neonatal Nutrition

Pediatric Nutrition is the maintenance of a well-balanced diet consisting of essential nutrients and the adequate caloric intake necessary to advance development and maintain the physiologic necessities at the different stages of a child’s development. Pediatric nutritious needs vary significantly with age; level of movement; and natural conditions and they are specifically identified with the rate of development. Nourishment is responsible for up to one-portion of announced hypersensitivity cases exhibiting to emergency departments in developed countries around the globe. Food is the main source among recognised triggers of hypersensitivity in children and young adults outside of the healing centre setting.

Related Societies & Associations

Russian Society for Digestive Endoscopy; Oregon Dietetic Association; Ocular Nutrition Society; Canadian Pediatric Society; Children’s Centre for Digestive Health Care; Eat Right Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy.

Session 07: Neonatal Nursing Care

Neonatal nursing generally encompasses care for those infants who experience problems shortly after birth; yet it additionally includes care for infants who experience long-term problems related to their illness or prematurity after birth. Advancement in neonatal surgery; anesthesia; and intensive care have enhanced the result for neonates with consolidated surgical conditions as well as for those preterm newborn children with consolidated medicinal and surgical issues. Infants with surgical issues may remain in the neonatal care setting for weeks or months; and giving continuous nursing consideration can challenge however fulfilling. The most commonly used technique in neonatal intensive care unit and delivery room during resuscitation is tracheal incubation. Various methods like clinical sign; chest radiography; capnography; external digital tracheal palpation; ultrasonography; respiratory functional monitor; video-laryngoscope and fiberoptic devices are used for confirming the position of endotracheal tube.

Related Societies & Associations

Visiting Nurse Associations of America; Virginia Nurses Online; The National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners; Society of Pediatric Nurses; National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists; Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association; Association of Nurses in AIDS Care; Society of Trauma Nurses.

Session 08: Pediatric Rheumatology

Rheumatology is a sub-speciality in internal medicine concerned with the diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases like vasculitis; lupus and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis; which are known to be the disorders of the immune system.  One of the significant change in current rheumatology is the advancement of new medications called biologics; or disease modifying agents; which can control extreme ailment more effectively. Rheumatic diseases are mostly treated with analgesics; non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs; steroids; monoclonal antibodies. Patients with rheumatoid joint inflammation often require a long term; composed and a multidisciplinary group approach towards administration of individual patients. Logical research on biologics and clinical trials on monoclonal antibody treatments have added a new dimension to the restorative treatment of arthritic disorders.

Related Societies & Associations

European Academy of Pediatrics; Dutch Association of Pediatrics; European Pediatric Association; European Society of Pediatric Research; International Pediatric Associations; Brooklyn Pediatric Society; Czech Pediatric Society

Session 09: Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology is a vital subject to be learnt to focus on factors identified with child’s immune system. Many children who have mild adverse reactions to penicillins; such as maculopapular rash; hives; or gastrointestinal symptoms; are not hypersensitive and can securely get this class of anti-infection agents in the future. Anaphylaxis is a serious allergic reaction that is quick in onset and may cause death. Food allergy affects around 6 to 8 percent of kids under five years old. Oral immunotherapy for nourishments is an investigational treatment for food allergies that can prompt brief desensitization to a food; however the capacity of oral immunotherapy to initiate permanent tolerance to the food is less certain. Ecological and food allergies in children occur when the children’s immune system responds to ordinary innocuous substances present in the environment.

Related Societies & Associations

European Society of Pediatrics Allergology and Clinical Immunology; European Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases; Child Health International Foundation; The World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons; ; Virginia Nurses Online; The National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners; Society of Pediatric Nurses;

Session 10: Pediatric Cardiology

Pediatric cardiology is a branch of medicine associated with treating the conditions of pediatric heart related problems and besides it essentially focuses on the diagnosing of various inherent heart defects in babies. The various demonstrative strategies connected with diagnosing the diverse heart issues in children include cardiac electro catheterizations echocardiogram diagrams and electroencephalography studies. New recommendations for assessing and managing coronary artery abnormalities incorporate a refreshed hazard stratification outline in view of coronary artery aneurysm estimate; which is utilized to direct antithrombotic treatment and long-haul development.

Related Societies & Associations

American Society for Echocardiography Conferences; American Society of Preventive Cardiology; European Society of Cardiology; Northeast Pediatric Cardiology Nurses Association; Pediatric Congenital Heart Association; American Society of Nuclear Cardiology.

Session 11: Pediatric Critical Care

Pediatric Critical Care is concerned with the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions that requires organ support and invasive monitoring. Critical care treatment raises issues that includes psychological health; pressure points; mobilisation and physiotherapy; and secondary infections. Critical care is provided to the children whose condition is potentially reversible and who have a good chance of surviving with intensive care support. A prime imperative for admission to an emergency unit is that the basic condition can be overcome. Convenient diagnosis and initiation of treatment are required in order to counteract unnecessary increases in patient morbidity and mortality.

Related Societies & Associations

Society for Pediatric Urgent Care; International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care; European Society of Pediatric Neonatal Intensive Care; European Society of Intensive Care Medicine; European Confederation of Primary Care Pediatricians; American Association of Critical-Care Nurses.

Session 12: Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Pediatric Emergency Medicine is concerned with the care of undifferentiated; unscheduled children with intense ailments or injuries that require immediate medical attention. New practice parameters includes hemodynamic support of pediatric and neonatal septic shock that continue to emphasize timely fluid administration; early initiation of broad-spectrum antibiotics; patients with fluid refractory shock; and prompt administration of vasoactive drug infusions. High-fidelity simulation is emerging as a powerful tool for pediatric crisis medication through both individual and group based training exercises.

Related Societies & Associations

European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery; American Pediatric Surgical Association; Turkish Society of Trauma and Emergency Surgery; Dutch Associations of Pediatrics; European Academy of Pediatrics Societies; European Pediatric Association; Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society; Society for Pediatric Urgent Care;

Session 13: Adolescent Medicine

Adolescent medicine otherwise known as hebiatrics is concerned with the care of patients who are in adolescent period of development. The field of adolescent medicine tends to the necessities of the entire individual from an assortment of mental; sociological; and physiological perspective. Issues of medical ethics are particularly related to confidentiality and the privilege to consent for therapeutic care are pertinent to the practice of adolescent medicine.

Related Societies & Associations

Academic Pediatric Association; American Academy of Pediatrics; American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry; Canadian Pediatric Society; Brooklyn Pediatric Society; American Academy of Pediatrics Breastfeeding; Asia Pacific Pediatric Endocrine Society; Dutch Association of Pediatrics.

Session 14:  Pediatric Endocrinology

Pediatric endocrinology deals with disorders of the endocrine glands. Type 1 diabetes mellitus is the most common disease that accounts for at least 50% of a typical clinical practise and the incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus has increased in children and adolescents and is linked to the rise in childhood obesity. Since Type 2 diabetes mellitus and its comorbidities are risk factors for vascular disease; it is basic for health care providers to distinguish and treat children and adolescents with this disorder. Growth disorders are another most common problem; especially those amenable to growth hormone treatment.

Related Societies & Associations

European Society of Pediatrics Endocrinology; Asia Pacific Pediatric Endocrine Society; American Board of Pediatrics; American Pediatric Society; Canadian Pediatric Society; Czech Pediatric Society; The World Federation of Associations of Pediatric Surgeons

Session 15:  Pediatric Gastroenterology

Pediatric Gastroenterological studies reduces the death rate of infant and children by controlling the spread of infectious disease and promotes the healthy lifestyles for a long disease-free life. Chronic abdominal pain is common in children and adolescents. The Pain-predominant functional gastrointestinal disorders are the most common cause of chronic abdominal pain in children and adolescents. Pain frequency and intensity in children and adolescents with functional abdominal pain disorders are reduced by gut-directed hypnotherapy. Self-directed hypnotherapy is known to be the reasonable option for children and adolescents with functional abdominal pain disorders.

Related Societies & Associations

American Gastroenterological Association; American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; Asian Pacific Association of Gastroenterology; Belgian Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy; British Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology; Hepatology and Nutrition; British Society of Gastroenterology; Canadian Association of Gastroenterology.

Session 16:  Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology

The discipline of Neuro-Ophthalmology connects the neurosciences with ophthalmology in order to study the ophthalmic manifestations of disorders of the central nervous system. Neuro-ophthalmologists experience specific preparing and aptitude in issues of eye; mind; nerves and muscles. Children with Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology endure an extensive variety of normal and complex conditions; including Optic nerve variations from the Migraine-associated visual changes; Nystagmus; optic atrophy; congenital optic nerve anomalies; eye movement disorders; double vision; etc. Inpatient therapeutic care; surgery; including insignificantly obtrusive methods are the full scope of treatments accessible in market to treat these conditions.

Related Societies & Associations

Child Neurology SocietyEuropean Pediatric Neurology SocietyInfantile Seizure SocietyAmerican Pediatric Society / Society for Pediatric ResearchBelgian Society of Pediatric NeurologyCanadian Association of Child Neurology; Asia Pacific Pediatric Association

Session 17:  Pediatric Oncology

Children have different coping strategies at different developmental stages and have problems coping with the stresses of treatment; surgery; chemotherapy and radiation. The major cause of morbidity and mortality in cancer patients are due to infections. Pediatric palliation is complex and multifactorial and it had been indicated by global data that the healthcare for children with cancer should include psychological services to prevent long-term emotional and behavioural problems. Pediatric psychosocial oncology is an emerging subspecialty of psychosocial oncology which is psychosocially and physically significant. The level of psychosocial functioning in pediatric psychosocial oncology is influenced by host of variables.

Related Societies & Associations

SIOP-International Society of Pediatric Oncology; Orange Country Foundation for Oncology; Children and Families; Neuroblastoma Children’s Cancer Society; International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care; European Society for Trauma and Emergency Care; CURE Childhood Cancer Association; American Society of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology.

Session 18:  Eating Disorders

Eating disorders include self-critical; negative considerations and feelings about body weight and food; and dietary patterns that disrupt normal body function and daily activities. Many children-especially adolescents are concerned about how they look and can feel self-conscious about their bodies. Unfortunately; for various children and youngsters; that concern can prompt a fixation that can turn into a dietary issue. Anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa are eating disorders that causes dramatic weight fluctuation; interfere with normal daily life; and can permanently affect the health of children and adolescents.

Related Societies & Associations

Russian Society for Digestive Endoscopy; Oregon Dietetic Association; Ocular Nutrition Society; Canadian Pediatric Society; Children’s Centre for Digestive Health Care; Eat Right Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; Hong Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy.