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02 February 2020 / GLANCE, news

EFCNI’s global initiative The Global Alliance for Newborn Care – GLANCE – is taking shape

One year ago, we went public about the founding of GLANCE, the Global Alliance for Newborn Care for the first time and shared the news about this big endeavour with...
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16 December 2019 / news

European Standards of Care for Newborn Health – One year anniversary

We reached a lot, it was a long way. In November it has been exactly one year since the European Standards of Care for Newborn Health had been officially launched...
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13 December 2019 / news

Become a patient expert and play an active role in the development of clinical trials

c4c(conect4children) is a large collaborative European network that aims to facilitate the development of new drugs and other therapies for the entire paediatric population. In this sense, the voices of...
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10 December 2019 / news

5th Global Summit for Preemies by Neišnešiotukas in Vilnius

The 5th Global Summit for Preemies in Vilnius, Lithuania – focusing on the European Standards of Care for Newborn Health – took place at the beginning of December. Together with...
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10 December 2019 / news

One year anniversary of the European Standards of Care for Newborn Health

We reached a lot, it was a long way. In November it has been exactly one year since the European Standards of Care for Newborn Health had been officially launched...
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09 December 2019 / news, WPD News

World Prematurity Day 2019 – A big campaign for small babies

“Born too Soon: Providing the right care, at the right time, in the right place” Worldwide, about 15 million babies are born preterm every year. That means approximately a baby out...
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06 December 2019 / GLANCE, news

GLANCE – Global Alliance For Newborn Care

The new project website is now online On the occasion of World Prematurity Day, the website of our latest global project GLANCE, which was launched in January 2019, went online!...
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06 December 2019 / news

Book review: „Infant Brain Development: Formation of the Mind and the Emergence of Consciousness“

This book by Professor Hugo Lagercrantz, gives a comprehensive, captivating and lively insight into the particularities of early childhood development and the consequences of brain disorders and malformations during different...
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25 November 2019 / news

Should infant and follow-on formula continue to contain arachidonic acid in the future?

A position paper of the European Academy of Paediatrics and the Child Health Foundation From February 2020 onwards, new standards for infant and follow-on formula will be in effect in...
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05 November 2019 / news

Belgium EPIBEL cohort history

Patrick Van Reempts[1], Isabel De Groote[2], Liedewij Verhaege[3], Herbert Roeyers[4], Jo Lebeer[5] In the 1990ies information regarding the outcome of infants of extremely low gestational age was rare, and most...
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