PAC/LAC Conference

About the Conference

This event allows for the important dissemination of new and emerging clinical practice standards as well as an opportunity to discuss health-related issues affecting the perinatal community. This one-day conference addresses many of the most pressing perinatal issues in the healthcare community focusing on current neonatal and obstetrical topics. The program is designed for perinatal nurses, pediatricians, obstetricians, neonatologists, hospital administrators, social workers, health educators and other professionals responsible for the care of mothers and/or newborns. Topics presented will explore areas of rapid change and significant influence on the practice of perinatal and neonatal care, with an emphasis on optimizing outcomes for mother and infant.

Agenda

Agenda is subject to change at any point before and during the conference. PACLAC_2021Conference_Agenda

Past Conferences

2021 Awards

Please join us Congratulating the 2021 Recipients:

  • Mitchell R. Goldstein Award for Dedication to Community Recipients: Jung Hsuan Lee is an RN, BSN, Wendy McGrail, MPH, RDN & Rebeca Pastrana Sheng, BS, IBCLC
  • Ellen R. Silver Award for Nurse Leadership Recipient: Michele Curtis-Lavin, MN RN
  • William Ginsberg Integrity Award Recipient: Sarah Overgaag, RN, BSN
  • Barry Halpern Champion of Families Award Recipient: Dr. Bryan Oshiro, MD
  • Lisa Bollman Caring & Compassion Award Recipient: Mimi Leza, BSN, RN, PHN, IBCLC

PAC/LAC 2021 Annual Conference

On May 27, 2021, more than 145 perinatal providers attended PAC/LAC’s 24th Annual Conference: Quality of Life of Families XXIV: Support & Empowerment in Perintal Nursing, hosted virtual via Zoom. 

2021 Conference Presentations

2019 Awards

Please join us Congratulating the 2019 Recipients:

  • Barry Halpern Champion of Causes Award: Leslie Kowalewski 
  • William Ginsberg Integrity Award: Victor Pozos
  • Ellen R. Silver for Nurse Leadership Award: Carmen Rezak
  • Mitchell Goldstein Dedication to Community Award: Eynav Accortt & Margaret Lynn Yonekura

PAC/LAC 2019 Annual Conference

On June 13, 2019, more than 200 perinatal providers attended PAC/LAC’s 23rd Annual Conference: Quality of Life of Families XXIII: Improving Care for Patients Across Generations and Cultures, hosted at the California Endowment in Los Angeles, CA.

2019 Conference Presentations

On May 31, 2018, more than 100 perinatal providers attended PAC/LAC’s 22nd Annual Conference: Quality of Life of Families XXII: Changing World in Perinatal Care, hosted at the California Endowment in Los Angeles, CA.

2018 Conference Presentations

PAC/LAC 2017 Annual Conference

On June 1, 2017, more than 100 perinatal providers attended PAC/LAC’s 21st Annual Conference: Quality of Life of Families XXI: New Frontiers in Quality Care for Mothers and Babies, hosted at the California Endowment in Los Angeles, CA.

2017 Conference Presentations

PAC/LAC 2016 Annual Conference

On May 20, 2016, more than 100 perinatal providers attended PAC/LAC’s 20th Annual Conference: Quality of Life for Families XX: Promoting a Culture of Safety in the Family Centered Care Model, hosted at the California Endowment in Los Angeles, CA.

2016 Conference Presentations