Professional Development

Annual Advances in Perinatal Neonatal Care Conference VIRTUAL

Join us as we present topics that have significant impacts in reducing morbidity/mortalities, improving the quality of life for patients and families.

Available Online



CE/CME credit is available for attending. Please refer to the CE/CME disclosure and credit attachment for details!  

Disclosure & Credit Designation_Advances in Perinatal-Neonatal Care Conference

In Support of improving patient care, Ascension/St. Vincent’s Health 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. This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive up to a total of 5.5 IPCE credits for learning and change. FOR PHYSICIANS: Ascension/St. Vincent’s Health designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 5.5 credits AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

FOR NURSING: This activity is awarded up to 5.5 contact hours (based on 60 minutes per contact hour). Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

To obtain CE Credit you must: 

1. Attend one or more of the live virtual conference sessions in its entirety. 

2. Complete the electronic attestation/conference evaluation within 10 days after the event. 

Note: Credit will be awarded commensurate with participation and certificates will be sent 2 weeks after the event. 


  • Allison McNeil , MSN, CNM, Director - Solidarity Operations Ascension Mission Integration
  • Arlene Kennedy , M.S. CCC-SLP, CNT, NICU Speech Language Pathologist- UnityPoint-Meriter - Madison, WI
  • Cornelia Graves , MD, Medical Director of Tennessee Maternal Fetal Medicine and the Medical Director for Perinatal Services at Baptist Hospital - Nashville, TN
  • Jeanette Panchula , IBCLC - Vacaville, CA
  • Karen Robinson , PhD, RN, CNM, Associate Professor and Director, Nurse-Midwifery Program at Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
  • Leah Hanson , MSN, RN, C-EFM, Clinical Nurse Leader, Women and Families Ascension St. Elizabeth Hospital- Appleton, WI
  • Matthew Grossman , MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Hospital Medicine) Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Vice Chair for Quality, Department of Pediatrics - Yale - New Haven Children’s Hospital, New Haven, CT