2020 Perinatal and Infant Mortality Summit

Summit Presentations

  • Welcoming Remarks, Donald Dudley, MD
  • Guest Speaker, Ann Heerens, MD, MBA
  • Carrie and Noah’s Story, Crystal Matthews*
  • Zoe’s Story, Shirelle Sullivan
  • Update on Governor’s Five-year Goals & Strategies, Governor Ralph S. Northam
  • National Trends in Mortality & Maternal Levels of Care (LOCATe), Julie Zaharatos, MPH (Presentation)
  • Beyond Extreme Prematurity: Management and Outcomes of the 22-23 Week Premature Infant, Jonathan M. Klein, MD (Presentation)
  • Caring for the Caregiver & Trauma: Informed Care for Families and Patients, John Richardson-Lauve, LCSW (Presentation)
  • Screening of Laboring with Hope & Presentation, Nakeitra L. Burse, DrPH, MS, CHES (Presentation)
  • Discussion on the Management of the 22-23 Week Gestation Premature Infant and Mother Dyad, Donald Dudley, MD and Joseph Khoury, MD

*To learn more about Amniotic Fluid Embolism (AFE), click here

Breakout Sessions

Community Track Breakout

Injury and Violence Prevention, Domestic Violence, Community Involvement to Improve Maternal and Infant Outcomes

Raven E. Dickerson, MSW, CNP

Maternal Track Breakout

Implementation of Maternal Mortality Report Recommendations

Melanie Rouse, PhD
Rachel Fried, MHA (Presentation)
Donald Dudley, MD (Presentation)

Neonatal/Pediatric Track Breakout

Establishing Fetal Infant Mortality Review (FIMR) or similar

Lori Dippold, MSN, NNP-BC
Barbara Snapp, DNP, NNP-BC
Joseph Khoury, MD
Jonathan Klein, MD
Jonathan Swanson, MD, MDc
Ann Heerens, MD, MBA

In the News