WSC Spotlight: Maternal and Neonatal Sepsis
The Global Sepsis Alliance and the World Health Organization have joined forces to host the WSC Spotlight: Maternal and Neonatal Sepsis on September 12th, 2017. The WSC Spotlight is a free online congress in the style of the 1st World Sepsis Congress last year, but focuses on a particular topic, which is maternal and neonatal sepsis.
The congress will be held in English and is open to everyone with an internet connection.
For more information on program, speakers, time zones, and to register for free, please visit www.wscspotlight.org
In 4 distinctive sessions, over 20 speakers from all around the world will share their knowledge on maternal and neonatal sepsis and give updates on sepsis in 10-minute presentations and keynotes. After each talk, the speakers will answer live questions from the audience. After the congress, all presentations will be made available to view on demand on the World Sepsis Congress YouTube Channel and as a Podcast on Apple Podcasts.
Highlights include the Opening Session, titled “Sepsis: The Challenges of Medicine, Politics, and Society”, with Dr. Margaret Chan, Director General of the WHO and Flavia Bustreo, Assistant Director-General of the WHO, Ron Daniels of the UK Sepsis Trust, and Konrad Reinhart, chairman of the Global Sepsis Alliance.