28th International Conference on

Pediatric Nursing and Healthcare

Theme: Knowledge Translation & Innovations in Pediatric Nursing Care

OCM for Pediatric Nursing- Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Kathy Ruble

Director, Pediatric Oncology Survivorship
Johns Hopkins University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sharon Elizabeth Metcalfe

Director and Associate Professor
Western Carolina University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

David Albert Clark

Director of the Children’s Hospital
Albany Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tammi Evans

NYC President
National Speakers Association
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shereen M Hamadneh

Professor
Al-albayt University
Jordan

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pediatric Nursing-2016

OCM Member

Bruce Buckingham

Professor
Stanford Medical Centre
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hee Yun Lee

Professor
University of Minnesota
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christopher Snyder

Director of Pediatric Cardiology
Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Heather MacDonald

Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Harold S. Bernstein

Professor
University of California
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Josef Holzki

Professor
University Children´s Hospital
Belgium

Biography Research Interest

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P. Syamasundar Rao

Professor
University of Texas
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pilar Ruiz-Lozano

Associate Professor
Stanford University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kendra Russell

Associate Professor
Georgia College & State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hamish B. Wallace

Professor
University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Luis Beato Fernandez

Director, Eating Disorders Unit
General Hospital of Ciudad Real
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Miguel Angel Maluf

Associate Professor
Sao Paulo Federal University (UNIFESP)
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hideya Kodama

Professor
Akita university
Japan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Takehiko Ohura

Chair & Professor
Japanese Association of Homecare for Pressure Ulcers & Wounds
Japan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shumpei Yokota

Professor
Yokohama City University School of medicine
Japan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sheelagh Wickham

Associate Dean of Teaching and Learning
Dublin City University
Ireland

Biography Research Interest

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Eugen Sandica

Director
Heart and Diabetes Centre NRW
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Królak-Olejnik Barbara

Professor
Wroclaw Medical University
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Momcilo Jankovic

Director
University of Milan
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Robert Slusarz

Head of Department
Nicolaus Copernicus University
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

In Young Yoo

Professor
Jeonju University
Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nowicki Andrzej

Director of the Oncological Nursing Unit
Nicolaus Copernicus University
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maurice J. B. van den Hoff

Vice-chair of the Department of Anatomy
University of Amsterdam
Netherland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

David Gozal

Director, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Hadassah University Hospital
Israel

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ayşe Sevim Gökalp

Professor
Kocaeli University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pediatrics 2016

OCM Member

Howard Weber

Professor of Pediatrics, Director of Interventional Pediatric Cardiology
Penn State Hershey Childrens Hospital, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Taosheng Huang

Professor
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Samir K Ballas

Professor
Thomas Jefferson University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ireneusz Marek Kowalski

Head of Department and Clinic of Rehabilitation
University of Warmia and Mazury
Poland

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pediatric Cardiology 2016

OCM Member

Randy Richardson

Associate Dean
Creighton University School of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Amir A. sepehri

Director
CAPIS Biomedical
Belgium

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christopher Snyder

Director of Pediatric Cardiology
Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Andreas C Petropoulos

Head of Pediatric Cardiology Department
Azerbaijan State Medical University
Azerbaijan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Guy Hugues Fontaine

Professor
Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Flavia Ventriglia

Researcher Professor
University of Rome
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jie Tian

Vice-president
Children’s Hospital of Chongqing Medical University
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ingrid Schusterova

Head of Pediatric Medicine Department
P.J. Safarik University
Slovakia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Howard S. Weber

Professor of Pediatrics
Penn State Hershey Childrens Hospital
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pediatric Oncology 2016

OCM Member

Gehan Lotfy

Director
Minia University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Georgios S. Stamatakos

Research Professor/ Director of In Silico Oncology Group
National Technical University of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

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Dr. Norbert Graf

Director of the Clinic for Paediatric Oncology and Haematology
Saarland University
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Annick Beaugrand

Professor
International Network for Cancer Treatment and Research
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Herman Suit

Chief/Professor
Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pediatric Neurology 2016

OCM Member

Lap Ho

Associate Professor
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Laura Flores-Sarnat

Professor
University of Calgary
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Samir K Ballas

Professor
Thomas Jefferson University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gentile Salvatore

Professor
European College of Neuropsychopharmacology
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Luca Ramenghi

Director
U.O.C. Neonatal pathology IRCCS Istituto Giannina Gaslini
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Rabia G Sezerd

Associate Professor
Zeynep Kamil Maternity and Childrens Diseases Training and Research State Hospital
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giuseppe Buonocore

Director
UOC Pediatria Neonatale
Italy

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pediatrics-2015

OCM Member

Guillermo Godoy

Professor
Department of Pediatrics and Obstetrics
University of Alabama
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Howard S. Weber

Professor of Pediatrics
Director of Interventional Pediatric Cardiology
Penn State Hershey Childrens Hospital
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marsha Luginbuehl

CEO
Child Uplift Inc.
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jos Draaisma

Head of the Department of General Pediatrics
Radboudumc Amalia Children’s Hospital
Netherlands

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carlos Sanchez Salguero

Director of the Section of Pediatric Allergy
Professor of Pediatrics and
President of the Association of Childrens Allergy Southern Spain
Port Royal University Hospital
Spain

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Pediatric Cardiology-2015

OCM Member

Omer Faruk Dogan

Professor
Numune Education and Training Center
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mauricio Laerte Silva

Professor
Hospital Infantil Joana de Gusmão-Florianópois
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Eugen Sandica

Director
Heart and Diabetes Centre NRW
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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David Coman

Medical Director of Paediatrics
The Wesley Hospital
Australia

Biography Research Interest

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David Gozal

Director of Pediatric Cardiology
Hadassah University Hospital
Israel

Biography Research Interest

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Dr. Rubin Cooper

Chief of Pediatric Cardiology
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Snyder, Christopher

Director of Pediatric Cardiology
Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Bryan Cannon

Director, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Maurice J. B. van den Hoff

Vice-chair of the department of Anatomy
Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam
Netherland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Brojendra Agarwala

Professor of Pediatric Cardiology
University of Chicago
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Umesh Dyamenahalli

Director of Cardiovascular ICU
University of Chicago
USA

Biography Research Interest