Pozuelo de Alarcón, October 7, 2021 1st Quirónsalud Pediatrics Meeting Hospital Universitario Quirónsalud Madrid

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On Thursday, October 7, 2021, the 1st Quirónsalud Pediatrics Meeting will be held in Pozuelo de Alarcón in the Auditorium of Hospital Universitario Quirónsalud Madrid.

Attendance will be limited on this occasion. However, participants who are unable to be present may view the event via livestream, available through this website and on the Doryos platform.

Pediatrics is a specialty that offers comprehensive care to both healthy children and children who are ill, from the gestational stage though delivery and up to adolescence.

This first Quirónsalud Pediatrics Meeting will bring together Spanish and international experts in the field, who will address current clinical and care-management topics. Different models of emergency and outpatient care will be analyzed. Discussion will also focus on organizational models used in neonatal units and loyalty-building strategies through continuity of care with the implication of pediatricians.

As for clinical aspects, available scientific evidence on COVID-19 in the pediatric age will be presented, including all aspects of the disease, such as epidemiology, clinical matters, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and vaccination.



12:15 - 12:45


12:45 - 13:00

Welcome address

13:00 - 13:30

Opening keynote
Child health in Europe. What European Academy
can do?
Pr. Adamos Hadjipanayis
President of the European Academy of Paediatrics (EAP). Medical Director and Director of the Pediatrics Section, Larnaca General Hospital (Cyprus).

13:30 - 14:30

First panel discussion:
Resituating models of excellence in pediatric outpatient and emergency care (the greatest risk is taking no risks at all).

Dr. Manuel Baca
Head of pediatrics. Hospital Quirónsalud Málaga.
Panel members: 

How will we have to update our pediatric outpatient care in the near future?
Dr. Cristina Bonjoch
Pediatrics department. Hospital Universitari Dexeus, Barcelona.
How can we make our pediatric emergency care more useful?
Dr. Javier Benito
Head of PED. Hospital de Cruces, Bilbao.

14:30 - 15:30


15:30 - 16:15

Second panel discussion:
Organizational models in neonatal units: care strategies based on family participation and continuity of care.

Dr. Fernando Cabañas
Head of Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology. Hospital Universitario Quirónsalud Madrid and Quirónsalud San José.
Panel members: 
Organizational models based on family participation: integrating parents in care.
Dr. Adelina Pellicer
Head of the neonatology department, Hospital Universitario La Paz, and Assistant Head of neonatology, Hospital Universitario Quirónsalud Madrid and Quirónsalud San José.
Continuity of care in neonatology.
Dr. Eva Valverde
Head of the neonatology section, Hospital Universitario La Paz and Senior staff member of the Hospital Universitario Quirónsalud Madrid and Quirónsalud San José neonatology departments.

16:15 - 17:30

Third panel discussion:
COVID-19 in pediatric care.

Dr. Pere Sala
Head of pediatrics, Hospital Universitari General de Catalunya, Sant Cugat del Vallés, Barcelona.

Panel members: 
SARS-CoV-2 infection in pediatric patients.
Dr. Grisel Vilagrasa Restifo
Pediatrics department. Hospital Universitari Dexeus, Barcelona.
Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Dr. Alberto García Salido
Hospital Infantil Universitario Niño Jesús, Madrid.
Lessons learned and consequences of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic in patients of pediatric age.
Dr. Antoni Soriano Arandes

Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona.
The European Medicines Agency and SARS drug therapy in children
Dr. Laura Fregonese
Scientific Officer at the European Medicines Agency (EMA), Amsterdam (Netherlands).

17:30 - 18:00

Closing keynote:
Pediatric and Neonatal Brain Research
Pr. Petra S Hüppi

Vice President of the European Society for Paediatric Research (ESPR), Assistant Dean at Campus Biotech, School of Medicine, University Medical Center, Geneva (Switzerland).

18:00 - 18:15

Closing remarks.
Presentation of the Corporate University and medical projects.

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