Fetal Medicine Video Conference Series

Topics in Fetal Medicine is a monthly videoconference featuring subject matter experts from Children’s National and elsewhere as they facilitate the discussion of compelling topics in the field of fetal and transitional medicine.

This series is presented as a live WebEx meeting on the third Tuesday of every month from 7:30-8:15 am. Participants are welcome to attend in person at the Fetal Medicine Institute on the main campus of Children’s National or join remotely through WebEx. The following table provides information about upcoming presentations.

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2016-2017 Agenda Topics Presenter(s)Date
 Title TBDMichael Gallagher, MDDecember 20 2016
 Controversies in GeneticsSophia Hufnagel, MDJanuary 17, 2017
 Fetal HydronephrosisMichael Hsieh, MDFebruary 21, 2017
 Fetal HydrocephalusTaeun Chang, MDMarch 21, 2017

Instructions on how to claim your Topics of Fetal Medicine CME credits.

Upcoming Sessions

Upcoming Sessions


Title: Fetal Arrythmia: How to Diagnose and Updates in Management
Date: November 15, 2016 
Speaker: Anita Krishnan, MD 

Past Sessions: 2014

Past Sessions: 2014

December 16 Title:The Rise and Fall of the Placenta—In 266 Days
Speaker: Melissa H. Fries, MD
November 18 Title:Posterior Fossa Lesions in the Fetus: A Diagnostic Approach to a Complicated Issue
Speaker: Adré J. du Plessis, MBChB, MPH
October 21 Title: Diagnosis of Fetal Heart Disease: Importance for Delivery Planning
Speaker: Mary T. Donofrio, MD
Past Sessions: 2016

Past Sessions: 2016

 October 18Title: Prediction of Birthweight from Third-trimester Ultrasound in Morbidly Obese Women
Speaker: Homa Ahmadzia, MD
 September 15-16Title: International Symposium on the Fetal Brain
Save the Date for Next Year! August 2017
 August 16Title: Prenatal Evaluation of Skeletal Dysplasia - the Basics
Speaker: Dorothy Bulas, MD
 June 21Title: Delivery Management of CDH
Speaker: Billie Lou Short, MD
 May 17Title: Fetal Spinal Anomalies: Impact of Prenatal and Postnatal Management
Speaker: John Myseros, MD
 May 5Title: SPECIAL EDITION: The Zika Virus and the Fetal Brain
Speakers: Roberta DeBiasi, MD, and Adre du Plessis, MBChB, MPH
 April 19Title: Advanced Fetal MR Imaging: The Future is Here
Speaker: Catherine Limperopoulos, PhD
March 15Title: Too Many Cesareans: The Impact of Placenta Accretas
Speaker: Rachael Overcash, MD
January 19Title: Lymphatic Malformations- Impact on Prenatal Counseling and Postnatal Management  
Speaker: Philip C. Guzzetta, MD