Neonatal Reanimation

General Information:
Schedule: Saturday, 15h30 & 17h30

  • Hercília Guimarães, MD PhD
  • Carla Sá Couto, PhD

Special requirement: Lab coat

Workshop’s Description:
In this workshop, the algorithm for neonatal resuscitation will be reviewed and trained through simulation scenarios. Three teams will act to stabilize the newborn in distress. The first team will be responsible for identifying and checking the equipment and the other two teams will perform in two neonatal resuscitation scenarios.

About our Lecturers:

  • Hercília Guimarães, MD PhD
    • Former President of UENPS (Union of Neonatal and Perinatal Societies) and former President of the Portuguese Society of Neonatology
    • Member of Editorial Board of the Journal of Pediatric and Neonatal Individualized Medicine (JPNIM)
    • Author of 176 scientific publications in international journals


  • Carla Sá Couto, PhD
    • PhD on Biomedical Engineering, with area of expertise in clinical simulation
    • Director of the Biomedical Simulation Center of FMUP
    • Co-founder and board member of the Portuguese Society of Simulation Applied to Healthcare (SPSim)
    • The Portuguese Coordinator of the European Clinical Simulation Instructor Course (EUSIM)


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