Monday, November 13, 2017
Paradise Point Resort & Spa
1404 Vacation Road
San Diego, CA 92109
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**Discounted early registration available until October 12.**
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             P.O. Box 711652
             San Diego, CA 92171

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RN License #
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Attendee's Name
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RN License #
Place of Work
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KEYNOTE Speaker:
Sandra Beauman, RN, MSN, CNS
A neonatal nurse for over 30 years. For 19 years she was a neonatal clinical nurse specialist in various hospitals around the LA area. Currently she is the Manager of Clinical Trials Operations where she coordinates several neonatal studies. She also has her own business, CNS consulting. 

Amir Ashrafi, MD
Neonatal Cardiac Intensive Care at CHOC since 2013. Medical Doctorate from the University of Utah. NICU Fellowship at Mattel Children’s hospital UCLA. Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital. 
This conference is designed for neonatal healthcare professionals and interested students, offering current information pertinent to everyday practice in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. 

SCANN - The Southern California Association of Neonatal Nurses was established in 1989. Our goal is to facilitate an exchange of information and to establish a forum for networking among neonatal nurses and other neonatal healthcare professionals, making continuing education available to its members on a regular basis.

Accreditation - The Southern California Association of Neonatal Nurses (SCANN), a chapter of the National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN), is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (provider #ECP9626) to offer 7 contact units for this education conference. 

Tuition - Your registration fee includes: full tuition, continental breakfast, lunch, refreshments at breaks, and parking. Registration confirmation will be sent to all via e-mail. 

Hotel Accommodations - Please use online promo code “CATRAB” using website, www.paradisepoint.com. This code will give you access to a 10% discount on the best available rates. Rates do change daily.

SCANN Board Members
President: Allyson Bryden, RN, BSN
Past President: Nicole Dominguez, RNC, BSN
Secretary: Christina Barrett, RN, MSN
Treasurer: Jillian Sherman, RNC, MSN
General Conference Information
0745-0800 Introductions
0800-0850 Sandra Beauman, RN, MSN, CNS "Late Onset Sepsis"
0900-0950 Erika Clemens, MS, OTR/L, SWC, CLEC "The Struggle is Real; Identifying the Developmental Needs of Fragile Infants"
1000-1030 Break, Vendors, and Posters
1030-1120 Amir Ashrafi, MD "Downstream Effects of PPHN"
1130-1220 Martha Fuller, PhD, PNP "High Risk Infant Follow Up"
1220-1230 SCANN Updates and Raffle Prizes
1230-1400 Lunch, Posters and Vendors
1400-1450 Sandra Beauman, RN, MSN, CNS "Neonatal Exposure/Withdrawal from Elicit Substances"
1500-1520 Break and Posters
1520-1610 NICU Parent Panel; Experiences in the NICU
1620-1630 Conference Wrap Up and Raffle Prizes

Erika Clemens, MS OTR/L, SWC, CLEC
Primary Occupational therapist for the NICU at UCSD since 2013, spearheading program development such as Wee Reads, Neonatal integrative Care Committee, and Cue based feeding. Received her MS in OT from the Washington University in St. Louis.

Martha Fuller, PhD, PNP
Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor at the Hahn School of Nursing, Beyster Institute for Nursing Research at the USD. Member of the California Children’s Services High Risk Infant Follow-up Executive Committee, providing oversight and guidance to HRIF programs throughout the state.