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Please click on the linked icons next to each e-poster below to view the PDF or recorded presentation of the poster. You may leave comments by clicking on the icon in the comments column for each poster. Poster presenters will check this webpage periodically to respond to questions. You can find the response by clicking on the comments icon to open the Slido question window and then click “replies” below your comment to view the poster presenter’s reply.  Click here for more detailed instructions: 

Video PDF Comments # Title of Poster Authors
1 The role of the Neonatal Care Coordinator: The UK approach to implementing and developing Family integrated care practices into everyday neonatal care. Developing and investing in support for parents whilst enhancing the experience of families. Dawn Clements, Andrea Firth, Nicola Hunt, Donna Redfern, Marie-Anne Kelly
2 The Parent Book: Parent led learning in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Nicky van Someren, Sarah Wiegele, Judy Adams
3 Enhanced Communication and Care Planning: Responding, Supporting, and Planning with Families in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Using a Communication Tracking Tool Emily Kieran, Mimi T.Y. Kuan, Esther J. Lee, Camara van Breemen
4 Transition from In-Person to Virtual NICU Family Education Classes Michelle Peltier, Cecilia Chow, Tom Wiebe
5 Parental perception and experience in a neonatal intensive care unit ( NICU) in South East England during Covid- 19 pandemic Francis Akor, Oghenetega Edokpolor, Bushra Muhammad, Osayuwamen Egharevba, Shiranthi Jayasekara, Helen Gbinigie
6 Increasing reading frequency to NICU babies through a collaborative Read-a-thon event (September 13-23, 2021) Karen Bong, Lisa Sampson, Luisa King
7 FICare Home: A home visitor and peer-to-peer support program to improve the health of families experiencing the challenges of preterm birth post-NICU discharge Jennifer Young, Anna Colucci, Sara Santini, Jessie Van Dyk, Karel O'Brien, Jelena Popovic
8 Family Integrated Care Plus: Supporting Parents Caring for Critical Ill Infants during the first two weeks of NICU admission Chandra Waddington, Yasmine Lalani, Marianne Bracht, Annette Van Bergen, Anna Colucci, Amy Wright, Karel O'Brien
9 Heart to HEARTT: Supporting Nurses to Partner with Parents Caring for their Critically Ill Infants Chandra Waddington, Yasmine Lalani, Anna Colucci, Annette Van Bergen, Marianne Bracht, Linda Frank, Karel O'Brien
10 Exploring Parent Perspectives and Experiences of Research in the NICU Chandra Waddington, Connie Ku, Jennifer Claydon, Shanlea Gordon, Tom Wiebe, Amy Wright, Helen Brown, Pascal Lavoie
11 Using Technology to Build Connections with Families: Implementation of a Video-Messaging System in the NICU Yenge Diambomba, Elena Nikolsky, Janet Narciso, Kin Fan Young Tai, Janet Mac Alpine, Vibhuti Shah, Karel O'Brien
  12 Pandemic Peer Support Teresa Johnson, Leah Whitehead

Event Dates

Thursday October 14 & Friday October 15, 2021

Event Times:

Day 1:

California, USA 8:00 – 12:00

New York, USA 11:00 – 15:00

London, UK 16:00 PM – 20:00

Brussels, BELGIUM 17:00 – 21:00

*Note that Day 2 starts on Thursday evening for PDT and EDT time zones (see below)

Day 2:

California, USA 18:00 – 22:00 (Thursday evening)

New York, USA 21:00 – 01:00 (Thursday evening)

Perth, AUS 09:00 – 13:00

Shenzhen, CHINA 09:00 – 13:00

Sydney, AUS 12:00 – 16:00

New Delhi, INDIA 06:30 – 10:30

Event Location:

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