Over 50 neonatal doctors and nurses from more than 20 partner hospitals across China joined CMF’s 4th National Neonatal Network Conference in Shanghai. Keynote speakers from China and abroad were invited to present the latest clinical trends in saving newborns.

(Above left) Welcoming the conference participants are: Guifang Li, CMF Program Director; Dr. Wang Wei, Vice-President of Shanghai Children’s Medical Center; David Wong, CMF Executive Director; Dr. Zhou Wenhao, Vice-President of Children’s Hospital of Fudan University; Dr. Chen Chao, Director of Neonatology at Children’s Hospital of Fudan University; Dr. Zhou Wei, Director of Neonatology at Guangzhou Women & Children’s Medical Center

(Above left) Dr. Joseph Ting from Children & Women’s Health Centre of British Columbia spoke about safe neonatal transport between hospitals.  (Above right) Dr. Zhou Wei clarifies proper medication practices in the NICU.

(Above) Conference participants, speakers, and the CMF team pose for a group photo.

(Above) During interactive group discussions, participants shared their experiences and challenges in delivering quality neonatal care, as well as creative ideas on how to improve. From this lively and energetic session, plans will be made for further development.

(Above left) Dr. Sun Jianhua, Director of Neonatology at Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, summarizes the day’s activities and makes closing remarks.  (Above right) Wang Xiaoyong, General Manager of Draeger Medical Equipment, talks to participants about why Draeger supports CMF’s neonatal programs

(Above) Participants also attended the 5th Shanghai Neonatal Forum, an international conference highlighting global neonatal issues and research, providing broader exposure beyond China

(Above) A tour of the Department of Neonatology at Children’s Hospital of Fudan University was also arranged for participants, where questions were answered about various treatment protocols and specialized equipment


Special thanks to Children’s Hospital of Fudan University for providing the conference venue, as well as hosting the conference, along with Shanghai Children’s Medical Center and Guangzhou Women & Children’s Medical Center. Our appreciation to Dräger Medical Equipment for their kind sponsorship of this 4th National Neonatal Network Conference.