The New York Perinatal Society

41st Annual Scientific Meeting & Abstract Submission

Date:             Thursday, April 26, 2018

Time:            5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location:      NYU Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012

Call For Abstract(s)

Abstract submission is now open for the 41st Spring Meeting. We invite students, residents and fellows to submit abstract(s) for presentation.

Deadline For Submission

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Guidelines For Submission

  1. A one-page abstract(s) in MS Word including tables & figures, single spaced, 1 inch margins, 11 or 12 font size must be submitted for consideration. 
  2. Standard format: title, authors, institution, objective, methods, results, conclusion. 
  3. The file name for the abstract should be the presenter's last name, followed by the number if there are more than one submission (maximum 3). 
  4. An abstract which has previously been submitted to another meeting (national, regional or local) may also be submitted.
  5. A verification letter from program director stating medical student, residency or fellowship status.
  6. Completed registration form.

Full manuscripts of submitted abstracts may be submitted for possible publication in the Journal of Perinatal Medicine (

Electronic Submission

The following must accompany your submission to be considered:

  1. Verification letter from program director
  2. Registration Form
  3. A one-page abstract following the above submission guidelines
Submit electronically to

Acceptance Notice

Acceptance notice will be e-mailed by Friday, March 30, 2018

Free Admission & Dinner Will Be Provided To Abstract Presenters



4:30 p.m.

Registration & Poster Exhibit

5:00 p.m.

Abstract Presentations

6:00 p.m.

Poster Exhibit


7:00 p.m.

Keynote Speaker

Julie S. Moldenhauer, MD, FACOG, FACMG

Associate Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology in Surgery

Medical Director, Garbose Family Special Delivery Unit

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

The Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania


Fetal Therapy: Where Are We In 2018?


1. Review criteria and rationale for candidate conditions and fetal therapeutic techniques.

2. Discuss currently available therapies, technical approaches, perioperative management, outcomes, and maternal implications.

3. Explore potential future treatments including minimally invasive techniques, stem cell therapy, and the artificial placenta.

8:30 p.m.

Award Presentation