2018 West Virginia Perinatal Summit
November 15-17, 2018
Roanoke, West Virginia
Where professionals in perinatal care come together to share best practices, current trends and experiences in patient care!
This event is made possible through grants from the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission, Division of Health Sciences; WV Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities; WV Bureau for Public Health, Office of Maternal, Child and Family Health, the March of Dimes and through support from partners listed below.
NEW THIS YEAR! WV ACOG Chapter Meeting
For the first time ever, we are partnering with the West Virginia ACOG Chapter to include their annual meeting in conjunction with the WV Perinatal Summit!
WV Perinatal Summit – November 15-16 (Thursday, Friday)
The program is designed to bring professionals from multiple disciplines together to discuss perinatal and child health issues. Local and nationally recognized faculty will encourage participants to consider new research, best practices, collaborative and innovative strategies in perinatal health policy, education and practice. After completing this course, participants will be able to:
• Describe best practices in maternal, neonatal and infant health;
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by The West Virginia Perinatal Partnership and the CAMC Health Education and Research Institute. CAMC Health Education and Research Institute 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.
Current application for CME and CE credits are pending.
It is the policy of the CAMC Health Education and Research Institute that any faculty (speaker) who makes a presentation at a program designated for AMA Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA) Category I or II must disclose any financial interest or other relationship (i.e. spouses/partners, grants, research support, consultant honoraria) that faculty member has with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) that may be disclosed in the educational presentation. Program Planning Committee Members must also disclose any financial interest or relationship with commercial industry that may influence their participation in this conference.
There is plenty of free parking at the conference center.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Stonewall Resort at a rate of $124.00 plus 6% tax for a standard room. The room block is being held until October 14, 2018. Reservations may be made online, or by calling 1-304-269-7400 and reference the WV Perinatal Summit 2018. Cottages are also available at a discounted rate in our block. Ask Stonewall Resort for more information on cottage pricing.
Refunds will be honored for cancellation made prior to November 7th. If you cannot attend, you may elect to send a substitute from your organization.
Though every effort is made to have a comfortable temperature in the meeting rooms, we realize everyone’s comfort zone is different. Therefore, please bring a sweater or light jacket in case the room is too cool for your comfort.
A Lactation Room will be available for the comfort of nursing mothers. Please inquire at the WV Perinatal Summit registration desk upon arrival.