Welcome to the Swiss Society of Neonatology

After more than 24 years of regular meetings of the Swiss Neonatology Group, the Swiss Society of Neonatology was founded in 1995. The society's goals are to foster neonatology in Switzerland, improve the quality of neonatal care and represent the interests of newborn infants in the public.

Case Reports

After more than 20 years of monthly publications of Cases of the Month, the SSN continues to publish interesting and well illustrated case reports on an irregular basis. Subscribe today and stay informed. You can also submit cases of your own!

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Annual Meetings of the Swiss Society of Neonatology

Do not miss the 2023 meeting in Aarau !

The 2023 Annual Conference of the Swiss Society of Neonatology will take place on May 9th, 2023 at the Kultur- and Kongresshaus in Aarau with the title " Medical Education and Common Cardiovascular Issues in Neonatology". Young pediatricians and neonatologists are warmly welcome to actively participate and present their research. 


The submission of the abstracts is now closed.

Looking back at the 2022 meeting in Biel
The 2022 Annual Conference of the Swiss Society of Neonatology covered various topics related to support and neurodevelopmental outcome of infants at risk. Young pediatricians and neonatologists actively participated and presented their research. In 2022, no webcasts were produced; however, Power Point files of individual presentations can be accessed through the link below.


2022 Awards of the Swiss Society of Neonatology

Best short presentation - Leonie Plastina, et al. (Zurich)
The Delux Study: Development of lung volumes during extubation of preterm infants

Best E-poster presentation - Vincent Gaertner, et al. (Zurich)Reference values for umbilical artery lactate by mode of delivery and gestational age - a retrospective observational study

Case of the Year Award 2021 - Agri Varvara Dimoupoulo, et al. (Lausanne)
When an elephant hides another one

Case of the Year Awards

Next Business Meeting of the SSN

Tuesday May 9, 2023 at the KuK Aarau, during the 2023 Annual Meeting

The next ordinary Business Meeting of the SSN will take place on May 9, 2023 at the KuK Aarau. The SSN Members will receive the agenda in due time.

Past Meetings

Starting in 2017, the presentations have been recorded and are made available as webcasts.

Webcasts and Abstracts 2020

Update on neonatal nutrition

Webcasts 2020    Abstracts 2020 


Webcasts and Abstracts 2019

Challenges in Perinatal Medicine

Webcasts 2019    Abstracts 2019 


Webcasts and Abstracts 2018

Hot Topics in Neonatology

Webcasts 2018    Abstracts 2018


Webcasts and Abstracts 2017

Challenges in Perinatal and Neonatal Infectious Diseases

Webcasts 2017    Abstracts 2017