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Thursday, March 21, 2019

  • 07:00 08:30

    Industry Symposia

  • 07:15 08:15

    Meet the Experts

    Dr. Carlos Alonso Rivera (MEXICO) | Prof. Jean Michel Guys (FRANCE) | Prof. Joy Lawn (UK) | Dr. Mercedes Macias-Parra (MEXICO) | Dr. Ronald Cohn (CANADA)

    Meet the Expert 16: Dr. Carlos Alonso Rivera (MEXICO)
    Update in Seizure Management 

    Meet the Expert 17: Prof. Jean Michel Guys (FRANCE)
    Urinary leaks: What is the role of the Pediatrician 

    Meet the Expert 18: Prof. Joy Lawn (UK)
    Kangaroo mother care

    Meet the Expert 19: Dr. Mercedes Macias-Parra (MEXICO)
    Neonatal infections: New research on prevention, identification and management 

    Meet the Expert 20: Dr. Ronald Cohn (CANADA)
    Newborn Screening for Genetic Disorders  


  • 08:30 10:00

    Plenary 7: From Every Child to Every Adolescent

    Prof. Susan Sawyer (AUSTRALIA) | Prof. Russell Viner (UK) | Jonathan Dr. Klein (USA)

    Chairs: Dr. Aman Pulungan (INDONESIA), Dr. Oswaldo Revelo (EL SALVADOR)

    The changing age of paediatrics
    Prof. Susan Sawyer (AUSTRALIA)

    Ethical dilemmas in adolescent health care
    Prof. Russell Viner (UK)

    Tabaquism and its impact in adolescent health 
    Dr. Jonathan Klein (USA)

  • 10:00 11:30

    Concurrent Sessions 14‑17

    Concurrent Session 14: Survive and Thrive: Transforming care for Every Small and Sick Newborn 

    Concurrent Session 15: Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Disorders 

    Chairs: Prof. Mohamed Douagi (TUNISIA), TBC

    Measles: Reemergence of an almost eradicated disease
    Dr. David Prado (GUATEMALA)

    Yellow Fever: A forgotten disease?
    Dr. Nestor Sosa (PANAMA)

    Dengue: Vaccination or mosquito control?
    Dr. Xavier Saez-Llorens (PANAMA)


    Concurrent Session 16: Advances in Chronic Pain Management in Children 

    Chairs: Dr. Pedro Vargas (PANAMA), Dr. Ivan Wilson (PANAMA)

    Pain management in patients with chronic diseases
    Dr. Christine Chambers (CANADA)

    Advances in the treatment and management of headaches 
    Dr. Carlos Alonso Rivera (MEXICO)

    Integrated pain management in Children
    Dr. Bonnie Stevens (CANADA)


    Concurrent Session 17: Children with Disabilities, Learning Disorders, Autism Spectrum 

    Chairs: Dr. Jamie Boyd (PANAMA), Prof. Olle Soder (SWEDEN)

    Learning disorders: Practical tips and pearls for the pediatrician 
    Prof. Yoichi Sakakihara (JAPAN)

    The growth and development monitoring of the patient with disabilities  
    Prof. Ikeolu Lagunju (NIGERIA)

    Autism spectrum: What general pediatricians need to know 
    Dr. Susana De Leon (PANAMA)


  • 11:45 12:30

    Closing Ceremonies