May 2019 Global Health WSP: Rwandan Neonatal Care and the Development of the Non-electric Infant Warmer

Join us for the next Physician World Shared Practice Forum on May 28, 2019.

In this video, Dr. Anne Hansen, Medical Director of the Neonatal ICU at Boston Children’s Hospital, outlines challenges facing today’s physicians and nurses in Rwanda as they care for newborns. She also introduces a non-electric infant warmer and outlines the benefits of its use in dealing with the challenge of neonatal hypothermia.

Interview conducted by Dr. Judith Palfrey, Director of the Global Pediatrics Program at Boston Children's Hospital.

Upon viewing this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Understand current trends and statistics surrounding neonatal care in Rwanda
  • Know the challenges facing Rwandan physicians in caring for neonates and track the timeline of protocol development
  • Identify the benefits of using the non-electric infant warmer to complement Kangaroo Mother Care

The Physician World Shared Practice Forum is May 28, 2019.


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Date & Time: 
05/28/2019 - 12:00 to 13:00