Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Dinner Symposium slated for June 8 has been postponed until a date to-be-determined. A full refund will be issued to all registrants. NEANN apologizes for the inconvenience. Stay tuned for more information. (Updated 6/4/22)



Wednesday, June 8 | 4 p.m.-9:15 p.m.

  • 4 p.m.-5 p.m. – Event Registration, Vendor Visits, Welcome Reception (cash bar & light hors d’oeuvres)
  • 5 p.m.-5:15 p.m. – Welcome Remarks
  • 5:15 p.m.-6 p.m. – “Evolution of Treatment Options for Children with Long-Gap Esophageal Atresia,” Benjamin Zendejas-Mummert, MD, MSc
  • 6 p.m.-7:15 p.m. – Dinner, NEANN Annual Member Meeting (awards and election – open to all), Vendor Visits
  • 7:15 p.m.-8 p.m. – “Assessment Tools and Diagnostic Assays for Oral Feeding Readiness in the Newborn,” Jill L. Maron, MD, MPH
  • 8 p.m.-9 p.m. – “Leveling the Playing Field: Addressing Disparities in NICU Care,” Naomi Bar-Yam, ACSW, Ph.D.
  • 9 p.m.-9:15 p.m. – Closing Remarks


This nursing continuing professional development activity has been submitted for approval to award contact hours to the Northeast Multistate Division Education Unit, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

If you’re local to the Boston metro area, the MBTA’s Red Line runs closest to the Joyce Cummings Center.

Please note that there is a parking
fee of $10 for this event.