✯ Guest Speakers ✯


Deborah Campbell, MD, FAAP, USA
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York
Chief, Division of Neonatology
Director, Low birth weight infant Evaluation and Assessment Program (LEAP)
Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, New York
The American Academy of Pediatrics Perinatal Section



Howard Clark, MRCP, FRCPCH, UK
Professor of Child Health, Head of Academic Department of Child Health – University of Southampton
Honorary Consultant in Neonatal Medicine at the Southampton University Hospitals Chair, Academic CSAC, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) Chair, Academic Panel of Academic Regional Advisors , RCPCH Academic Regional Advisor for Wessex, RCPCH Executive Committee, Academic Paediatric Association of Great Britain and Ireland President of The British Neonatal Society



Cristina Campoy, PhD, MD, Spain
Professor of Neonatology and Clinical Respiratory Physiology, King’s College London
Director of the tertiary neonatal intensive care unit at King’s College Hospital
Director of Education and Training, King’s Health Partners
Vice-President (Science and Research), Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.



Axel Heep, MD, FRCPCH, Germany, UK
Professor, Technical University of Munich, Germany.
Consultant Neonatologist, North Bristol NHS Trust.
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, School of Clinical Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol UK.
Senior council member of the Section Brain & Development, European Society of Paediatric Research (ESPR)-European Board of Neonatology (EBN).
Member of expert group at theMedicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, UK.
Member of the Neonatal Neurology Group and member of the Stem Cells and Neurodegeneration Research Group, University of Bristol, UK.



Thomas Hoehn, PhD, Germany
Professor of Pediatrics and Neonatology
Head of the Division of Neonatology and Pediatric Intensive Care Medicine Department of General Pediatrics, Neonatology and Pediatric Cardiology Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf, Germany
Council member of European Society of Paediatric Research (ESPR)-European Board of Neonatology (EBN).



Divyen K Shah, MD, FRCPCH, UK
A consultant neonatologist at the Royal London Hospital with a special interest in the newborn brain. Had long and extensive research training about neuroimaging and EEG monitoring in the newborn . He obtained his PhD from UCL on the use of amplitude-integrated EEG in the newborn. He is currently leading a study investigating novel biomarkers of brain injury in the newborn.
He is a committee member of the Neonatal Society in Uk and a clinical senior lecturer at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Queen Mary University of London