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Dr. Lia Gravari answers questions experts have about neonatal pneumonia

Dr. Lia Gravari, a neonatologist at Children’s Minnesota, provided her expert insights about neonatal pneumonia, one of the leading causes of neonatal respiratory distress in a question-and-answer style article in Infectious Disease Advisor.

NICU Follow-Up

The purpose of the NICU Follow-up Program is to provide you and your family with an assessment of your child and to collect information about the outcome of children who were patients in the Children’s NICU so we can continue to improve what we do. In the program, your child’s progress is monitored at regular intervals. This allows us to assess how your child is doing and be able to identify any issues early on, before your child reaches school age to ensure that timely referrals can be made to your physician and other specialty providers. Unique to Children’s, the program also offers IQ testing with a clinical psychologist and sees patients up to five years of age.

5th Annual Pediatric Respiratory and Critical Care Conference

October 25, 2019, 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., St. Paul

Grand Rounds: Advances in neonatal neuroprotective care for high risk infants

August 15, 2019, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., St. Paul

Heidi Kamrath, DO

NICU Grad onesie

Caring for children after they leave the neonatal intensive care unit

Caring for babies doesn't end when they graduate from the NICU. Children's Minnesota offers a free follow-up program for at-risk babies.

Low Risk Neonatal Certification Review Seminar

February 21, 2019 7:30 a.m. – February 22, 2019 4 p.m., Minneapolis

This program provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of low risk neonatal nursing based on the low risk neonatal nursing exam content outline. Participants receive information that will not only promote certification exam success, but will also enhance critical nursing practice.

Neonatal overview

Children’s Minnesota neonatology program encompasses the largest high-risk neonatal care program in the Upper Midwest. Our fetal intervention and ECMO programs are also nationally recognized for exceptional clinical outcomes. We are committed to consistent care across the community; limiting unnecessary variation; identifying and spreading best practice; and rapidly addressing opportunities for improvement.

Izzy’s Ice Cream 13 Days of Giving Benefiting the Three Angels Fund

February 15, 2018, 3 p.m. – 9 p.m.

As part of their 5th Annual 13 Days of Giving Event, Izzy’s Ice Cream will donate $2 for every cone sold on February 15, to the Olivia, Jack and Gracie Becker Endowment Fund, which benefits the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Children’s in Saint Paul.

Grand Rounds: Neonatal abstinence syndrome: Current concepts and management

August 3, 2017, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis

Jeanne Mrozek, MD

Grand Rounds: Trisomy 13 and 18

May 18, 2017, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis

Annie Javier, MD, PhD, FRCPC