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An Innovative Concept in Pediatric Continuing Medical Education

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago is pleased to announce that it will again offer its CME series as a subscription package, one that enables physicians and practices to secure spots in multiple courses at one discounted price.
 

By purchasing a full (five-course "showcase") or partial (three-course "sampler") series, attendees can save as much as 25% depending on which package they choose. By buying the series in advance, attendees are not only able to save money, but guarantee a spot in what have been historically sellout conferences.
 

For added flexibility, purchased spots are fully transferable. Attendees may also purchase spots in individual courses.
 

Don't miss this opportunity to earn CME credits, network with your colleagues and gain a wealth of practical information on cutting-edge pediatric health topics. For questions or more information, call 312.227.7411 or e-mail cdenari@luriechildrens.org.

 

Conferences in the Series

A total of five (5) conferences are being offered in the 2019-2020 Pediatric Pearls CME series. Learn more about each conference:
 

 

Showcase Series

Purchase all five conferences as a package. (Note: the Showcase Series must be purchased by October 11, 2019. Purchase the Showcase Series

 

Sampler Series

Purchase three of the five conferences. Select your package from the options below:

Pearl Fall/ Pearls Infectious Diseases/ Pearls Mental & Behavioral Health (must purchase by October 07, 2019)

 

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This program is designed for dietitians, diet technicians, students of nutrition and other healthcare professionals who are involved with the nutritional care of children.

See our our conference brochure for a detailed agenda and listing of faculty.

Registration

Fee: A fee of $105 ($45 for full-time students and dietetic interns) has been established for this conference. The fee includes educational materials, refreshments and continental breakfast.

Early Registration: Seating is limited and early, online registration is recommended. The deadline for online registration is Thursday, April 4, 2019. Registration will be accepted at the door, if space allows, for an additional $10. Credit cards cannot be accepted for onsite registration.

Refunds & Cancellation: Please call 312.227.5067 by Thursday, April 4, 2019 if you are requesting a refund. A $10 service fee will be charged.

Continuing Education Units

7.5 hours of CPE activity have been requested from the Commission on Dietetic Registration for RDs and DTRs.

Emergency Messages

Emergency messages may be left at 312.227.5067 during the conference. We request that all audible devices be turned off during the conference. Please step outside the conference center to text so as not to distract other attendees.

Directions & Parking

Visit our main hospital page for location details.

Public transportation is strongly encouraged.

A discounted parking rate at Erie/Ontario and Huron/Superior garages of $25 for 7 to 24 hours or $11 for 0-7 hours is available for attendees. Early Bird parking rates are also available at most local parking garages. Please note that parking rates are subject to change.

Formats Available: Streaming
Original Course Date: April 10, 2019

Approved Credit:
  • CDR: 7.50 hours CPEUs

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    Purpose

    Eating, sleeping and playing are essential to the provision of age-appropriate developmentally supportive NICU care. However, supporting NICU infants in these activities remains challenging. The purpose of this conference is to present concepts central to supporting eating, sleeping and play with the NICU infants in your care. 

    See our agenda.

    Target Audience

    All NICU professionals including Physicians, Nurses, Advanced Practice Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Respiratory Therapists, Child Life Specialists, Social Workers, Developmental Specialists and Family Support Specialists.

    Objectives

    1. Discuss issues related to transitioning NICU infants to oral feedings.
    2. Describe the importance of sleep for NICU infants. 
    3. Identify developmentally appropriate play activities for NICU infants.  

    Date, Time & Location

    Conference spans two days. Wednesday, November 6 through Thursday, November 7, 2019

    Lurie Children's Conference Center, 11th Floor
    Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hopsital of Chicago
    225 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

    Parking

    Parking is available at the Huron-Superior Garage, 222 Huron Street, Chicago, IL 60611. Visit our main hospital location page for more information on parking at this garage.

    Hotel

    A limited number of rooms will be reserved at a local hotel for the conference. If interested, please contact Sue Horner at shorner@luriechildrens.org

    Keynote Speakers

    Erin Ross, PhD, CCC-SLP.  Erin’s extensive work in NICUs has focused on shifting attention from volume-driven feeding to infant-led feeding: Erin is the author of the SOFFITM Oral Feeding Method for NICU infants.

    Mary E. Coughlin, RN, MS, NNP.  Mary is an internationally recognized expert in the field of trauma-informed age-appropriate care for NICU infants, and has authored two texts on the topic of trauma-informed NICU care.

    Contining Education

    Nursing

    Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)

    Occupational Therapists

    Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago has been approved by the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation as a continuing education provider for occupational therapists, License No. 224.000030.  This course is offered for 13 hours.

    Physical Therapists

    Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago has been approved by the Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation as a continuing education provider for physical therapists and physical therapy assistants, License No. 216.000060.  This course is offered for 13 hours.

    Speech-Language Pathologists & Audiologists

    Participants are expected to be present for the entire program. Individuals who are not present for the full program will not be recommended for ASHA CEUs.  No partial credit will be provided.

    ASHA-logo

    This program is offered for 1.3 CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional Area).  The presentations, SOFFIin the NICU by Erin Sundseth Ross Ph.D. CCC-SLP and Implementing SOFFI™ by Sue Horner MS, APRN/CNS, RNC-NIC, focus specifically on Supporting Oral Feeding in Fragile Infants™ (SOFFI™) and associated resources and there will be limited or no information provided about similar products or services.

    In compliance with the requirements of ASHA’s Continuing Education Board concerning transparency in course planning, delivery, and marketing, below is information on presenters’ financial and nonfinancial interests relevant to the content of their presentation:

    Mary Coughlin - 
    The Importance of Sleep in the NICU
    Mitigating NICU Trauma Through Play

    Mary Coughlin has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

    Sue Horner - 
    Assessing Sleep in NICU Infants
    Implementing SOFFI
    Lego Serious Play Interactive Summary
    Sue Horner has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

    Elizabeth Klinger
    Music Therapy in the NICU
    Elizabeth Klinger has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

    Jim Manzardo - 
    Self-Care Moments: Meditation
    Jim Manzardo has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

    Katherine Miceli - 
    Developmentally Appropriate play in the NICU
    Katherine Miceli has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

    Janice Nuuhiwa - 
    Cultivating Play & Rest for the Caregiver
    Janice Huuhiwa has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

    Sarah Parker - 
    Self-Care Moments: Chair Yoga for Caregivers
    Sarah Parker has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

    Erin Ross - 
    Nourishing Infants and Families in the NICU
    SOFFIin the NICU
    Financial:  Erin Ross collects a salary and holds intellectual property rights as an employee, president, and owner of Feeding Fundamentals, LLC.  She developed and owns Supporting Oral Feeding in Fragile Infants™ (SOFFI™).
    Nonfinancial:  Erin Ross has no relevant nonfinancial relationships to disclose.

    Katelyn Zilles
    Developmentally Appropriate play in the NICU
    Katelyn Zilles has no relevant financial or nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

    Illinois Early Intervention

    Application for EI credential credit through the Illinois Early Intervention Training Program has been completed.  The course is still under review for approval.

    Cost

    $250 includes breakfast, lunch, reduced parking and CE for two-day conference  ($225 for Lurie Children's employees and Lurie Children's partner hospital employees  - must have discount code)
    Note: Only full conference registration is available.

    Breastfeeding Mothers

    Pumping facilities will be available for conference attendees, however you must bring your own pump kit, milk storage supplies and cooler.

    Questions

    Please contact Sue Horner at shorner@luriechildrens.org

     

    Formats Available: Developomental Care Conference: Eat Play Sleep
    Original Course Date: November 06, 2019
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    Overview

    This full-day conference is perfect for the healthcare practitioner interested in learning more about allergy/immunological issues in the young patient. Several topics being presented will include new data, research and approaches for food allergy and avoidance, drug allergies, and allergy testing. Other topics will include an update on atopic dermatitis and immunodeficiency. The breakouts in the afternoon will be case-based and interactive allowing for a deeper dive in some of these topics.

    Date, Time & Location

    May 15, 2020

    The Doubletree Hotel

    1909 Spring Road Oak Brook, IL 60523

    847.472.6000

    Objectives

    1 Describe the impact of labeling a child with a beta-lactam allergy

    2 Discuss common presentations and proper evaluation of beta-lactam allergy in children

    3 Identify steps primary care providers can employ to reduce unnecessary antibiotic avoidance

    4 Discuss desensitization modalities for food allergies including oral immunotherapy, epicutaneous immunotherapy and sublingual immunotherapy

    5. Identify new immunotherapy drugs that are being studies as adjunctive therapies for food allergy immunotherapy

    6. identify other potential treatments for food allergy that are in the research pipeline

    7. Recognize atopic dermatitis chiefly on the basis pf the clinical exam

    8. Manage exacerbations appropriately on the basis of evidence and recommendations

    9. Select treatment for moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis on the basis of available data

    10. Discuss the increased incidence of food allergies in children and potential cause factors

    11. Describe potential ways that families can intervene to prevent development of food allergies

    12. Discuss test modalities and clinical scenarios in which they are helpful as well as their limitations

    13. Discuss risks and benefits of blood allergy testing

     

    Time Topic

    Speaker

     

    8:10-8:15 a.m. Welcome Remarks Course Director: Jacqueline Pongracic, MD
    8:15-8:45 a.m Prevention of Food Allergy Timothy Brown, MD
    8:45-9:15 a.m. New Developments in Treatment of Food Allergy Melanie Makhija, MD
    9:15-9:45 a.m. Allergy Testing: Who, When and How? Fatima Khan, MD
    9:45-10:15 a.m. When to Suspect Immunodeficiecy Aisha Ahmed, MD
    10:15-10:30 a.m. Break  
    10:30- 11 a.m. Atopic Dermatitis Anna Fishbein, MD, MSCI
    11-11:30 a.m. Beta- Lactam Allergy: What you can do to reduce unnecessary avoidance Rachel Robison, MD
    11:30 - Noon

    You Ask, We Answer

    All Faculty
    Noon- 1 p.m. Lunch with Faculty  

    1 -2 p.m.

    and

    2:15-3:15 p.m.

    Breakout Session 1 (please pick one; you will have the opportunity to attend 2 sessions)

    15 minutes break in between to allow for switiching

     

      a. Food and Drug Allergy Cases

    Melanie Makhija, MD

    Rachel Robsion, MD

    Timothy Brown, MD

      b. Primary Immunodeficeincy Cases Aisha Ahmed, MD
      c. Case Studies for Management of Atopic Dermatitis

    Anna Fishbein, MS, MSCI

     

    Credit & Accreditation Statements

    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine logo  

    Accreditation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Credit Designation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Disclosure

    Lurie Children's CME Leadership & Staff: Dr. Ravi Jhaveri, MD, Course Director; Claudia Cooper,CME Manager; FSM's CME Leadership & Staff: Clara J. Schroedl, CME Medical Director; Sheryl Corey, CME Manager; Senior Program Administrator, Jennifer Banys; Senior Program Coordinator, Allison McCollum; Administrative Assistant, Rhea Alexis Banks have nothing to disclose.

    Formats Available: Pediatric Pearls Allergy & Immunology
    Original Course Date: May 15, 2020
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • NUFSM: 5.50 hours AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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    Overview

    This full-day conference is designed for healthcare providers interested in the latest pediatric treatments related to several advanced conditions as well as some more common dilemmas encountered in the daily practice of pediatric medicine.  For this installment, we present lectures on pediatric hydorcephalus, newborn screening guidlines, cancer predisposition, the opioid crisis, pediatric spesis, surgical options for epilepsy and foreign bodies and  the ED visit. 

    Date, Time & Location

    October 16, 2019

    Fountain Blue Banquets and Conference Center

    2300 Mannheim Road  Des Plaines   Illinois  60018

    847.298.3636

    Objectives

    • 1 Discuss when shunting is an option for hydrocephalus

      2 Discuss when surgery for unmanageable seizures should be considered

      3 Identify which recent conditions have been added to the Illinois Newborn Screen Panel

      4 identify both benefits and risks of expanded newborn screen panels

      5 Recognize which patients need to be referred for cancer predisposition evaluation and genetic

      counseling

      6 Summarize how a pediatrician should manage a child/adolescent with a cancer predisposition.

      7 Discuss the pathophysiology of Sepsis and recognize patients at risk for severe sepsis and septic shock

      8 Describe the efforts to improve sepsis care and recognition in pediatric patients

      9 Describe common foreign body ingestion and insertion situations

      10 Differentiate emergent from non-emergent foreign body situations

      11 Outline the workup and management for commonly ingested and inserted foreign bodies

      12 Review the methodology and utility of different genetic sequencing tests, including genome sequencing

      13 Evaluate and interpret a genetic testing result with resources to formulate appropriate follow up

      14 Summarize the opioid crisis and the effect on newborns

      15 Identify ways that healthcare providers can respond to the crisis

       

     

    Time Topic

    Speaker

     

    8:10-8:15 a.m. Welcome Remarks Course Director: Ravi Jhaveri, MD
    8:15-8:45 a.m. Pediatric Hydrocehpalus Shunt or Not? Tadanori Tomita, MD
    8:45-9:15 a.m. Surgical Options for Epilepsy Arthur DiPatri, MD
    9:15-9:45 a.m. Updates in Newborn Screening in Illinois Lauren Hitchins, APRN, DNP, CPNP
    9:45-10:15 a.m. Cancer Predisposition for the Pediatrician Joanna Weinstein, MD
    10:15-10:30 a.m. Break  
    10:30- 11 a.m. The Opioid Crisis Kristine Cieslak, MD
    11 - 11:30 a.m. An Update on Pediatric Sepsis Jacqueline Corboy, MD
    11:30 - Noon

    You Ask, We Answer

    All Faculty
    Noon- 1 p.m. Lunch with Faculty  

    1 -2 p.m.

    and

    2:15-3:15 p.m.

    Breakout Session 1 (please pick one; you will have the opportunity to attend 2 sessions)

    15 minutes break in between to allow for switiching

     

      a. Foreign Bodies

    Emily Roben, MD, MS

      b. General Epilepsy Cases Linda Laux, MD
      c. Genome Sequencing

    Alexander Ing, MS,CGC

     

    Credit & Accreditation Statements

    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine logo  

    Accreditation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Credit Designation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Disclosure

    Lurie Children's CME Leadership & Staff: Dr. Ravi Jhaveri, MD, Course Director; Claudia Cooper,CME Manager; FSM's CME Leadership & Staff: Clara J. Schroedl, CME Medical Director; Sheryl Corey, CME Manager; Senior Program Administrator, Jennifer Banys; Senior Program Coordinator, Allison McCollum; Administrative Assistant, Rhea Alexis Banks have nothing to disclose.

    Formats Available: Pediatric Pearls Fall
    Original Course Date: October 16, 2019
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • NUFSM: 5.50 hours AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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    Overview

    This one-day symposium for pediatricians, family physicians and other healthcare providers will showcase the latest approach, updates and research related to certain infectious disease topics, including meales, UTIs, the flu vaccine hesitancy, pneumonia, HIV, hepatitis, bone/joint infections. Our speakers will address health concerns, share cases and offer guidelines on how to manage the patient.

    Date, Time & Location

    November 22, 2019

    The DoubleTree Hlton

    1909 Spring Road Oak Brook, IL 60523

    630.472.6000

    Objectives

    1. Recognize the characteristic presentation of measles and plan the appropriate isolation precautions required in your local office

    2. Discuss options for management of children with recurrent urinary tract infections

    3. Outline communication strategies for dealing with parents and families that are hesitant to vaccinate their children

    4. Review the most common etiologies and most common serious complications of community-acquired pneumonia

    5. Review HIV prevention options and protocols for exposed infants and adolescents at high-risk for acquisition

     

     

    Time Topic

    Speaker

     

    8:10-8:15 a.m. Welcome Remarks Course Director: Ravi Jhaveri, MD
    8:15-8:45 a.m. What is Old is New Again: Measles & Other Vaccines Tina Tan, MD
    8:45-9:15 a.m. Compplicated and Recurrent UTIs Mehreen Arshad, MD, MBBS
    9:15-9:45 a.m. What's New for the Flu Ravi Jhaveri, MD
    9:45-10:15 a.m. Communication Strategies for Vaccine Hesitancy  Sameer Patel, MD
    10:15-10:30 a.m. Break  
    10:30- 11 a.m. Community-acquitred Pneumonia Ben Katz, MD
    11 - 11:30 a.m. HIV Prevention from Birth to Young Adulthood Jennifer Jao, MD, MPH
    11:30 - Noon Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship Sameer Patel, MD
    Noon- 1 p.m. Lunch with Faculty  

    1 -2 p.m.

    and

    2:15-3:15 p.m.

    Breakout Session 1 (please pick one; you will have the opportunity to attend 2 sessions)

    15 minutes break in between to allow for switiching

     

      a. Viral Hepatitis Cases

    Ravi Jhaveri, MD

      b. Bone and Joint Infections Patrick Seed, MD, PhD
      c. Best Phone Call Questions

    Zacharoula Oikonomopolou, MD

    Taylor Head-Sargent, MD

    Alexander Newman, MD

     

    Credit & Accreditation Statements

    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine logo  

    Accreditation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Credit Designation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Disclosure

    Lurie Children's CME Leadership & Staff: Dr. Ravi Jhaveri, MD, Course Director; Claudia Cooper,CME Manager; FSM's CME Leadership & Staff: Clara J. Schroedl, CME Medical Director; Sheryl Corey, CME Manager; Senior Program Administrator, Jennifer Banys; Senior Program Coordinator, Allison McCollum; Administrative Assistant, Rhea Alexis Banks have nothing to disclose.

    Formats Available: Pediatric Pearls Infectious Diseases
    Original Course Date: November 22, 2019
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • NUFSM: 5.50 hours AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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    Overview

    This full-day conference should be attended by healthcare providers interested in learning more about several mental health topics relevant to our youth. Incuded will be topics on depression/anxiety, oppositional defiant behavior, the effects of chronic illness on mental wellness, the mental health of the LGBTQ commuity and the effect of social media on teens. Several longer sessions and expert panels will take a deep dive in these hot topics allowing ample time for discussion. 

    Date, Time & Location

    March 12, 2020

    The DoubleTree Hlton

    1909 Spring Road Oak Brook, IL 60523

    630.472.6000

    Objectives

    1 Discuss the range of common behavioral problems presenting in primary care setting

    2 Review the application of behavioral psychology to oppositional behavior for the purpose of providing health education and prescriptive interventions to parents

    3 Identify prevalence rates, symptoms, and effective treatments for disruptive behavior disorders

    4 List pediatric disorders commonly associated with anxiety

    5 Describe strategies to assess the extent to which anxiety is contributing to symptom presentation

    6 Utilize language and skills to help patients and caregivers recognize and address the role of anxiety in their illness or syndrome

    7 Describe the developmental processes of gender identity development among transgender and gender non-conforming youth

    8 Discuss current research findings on autism, depression, anxiety, ADHD and gender variance

    9 Describe the importance of family acceptance in shaping mental health outcomes for youth

    10 Explain the difference between demoralization and clinical depression

    11 Identify key target symptoms for pharmacotherapy in clinical depression

    12 Describe the evidence-based newly mandated strategies for suicide screening by the JCAHO

    13 Discuss implications of the ADHD, anxiety and depression diagnosis in children with chronic illness

    14 Discuss common behavioral health outcomes of chronic illnesses in children and adolescents

    15 List the major social medial platforms and their similarities and differences

    16 Explain different ways parents can manage their child's social media usage and describe the importance of parent social media usage as a risk factor

     

    Time Topic

    Speaker

     

    8:10-8:20 a.m. Welcome Remarks Course Director: John Walkup. MD
    8:20-9:15 a.m. Managing Childhood Oppositional Behavior in the Primary Care Setting John Parkhurst, PhD
    9:15-9:25 a.m. Break  
    9:25-10:20 a.m. Medica Presentations of of Anxiety Disorders Rachel Ballard, MD
    10:20-11:15 a.m. Managing Teen Depression & Demorailization John Walkup, MD
    11:15-11:30 a.m. You Ask, We Answer Drs. Ballard, Parkhurst, Walkup
    11:30 -12:30 p.m. Lunch  
    12:30 -1:30 p.m. Childhood Chronic Illness & Behavioral Health; A Panel Discussion  
    1:30-2:25 p.m. Affirming Mental Healthcare of LGBTQ Youth Aron Janssen, MD
    2:25-2:35 p.m. Break  
    2:35-3:30 p.m. Social Media Panel Discussion
    3:30-4 p.m. Final Thoughs: Q/A John Walkup, MD

    Credit & Accreditation Statements

    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine logo  

    Accreditation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Credit Designation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Disclosure

    Lurie Children's CME Leadership & Staff: Dr. Ravi Jhaveri, MD, Course Director; Claudia Cooper,CME Manager; FSM's CME Leadership & Staff: Clara J. Schroedl, CME Medical Director; Sheryl Corey, CME Manager; Senior Program Administrator, Jennifer Banys; Senior Program Coordinator, Allison McCollum; Administrative Assistant, Rhea Alexis Banks have nothing to disclose.

    Formats Available: Pediatric Pearls Mental & Behavioral Health
    Original Course Date: March 12, 2020
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • NUFSM: 6.00 hours AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • NUFSM NP: 6.00 hours AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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    Overview

    This full-day conference is designed for healthcare providers interested in the latest pediatric treatments related to several advanced conditions as well as some more common dilemmas encountered in the daily practice of pediatric medicine.  For this installment, we present lectures on cleft lip and palate, teeth and jaw issues (and other dental issues), primary ciliary dyskinesia, an update on concussion, the neuropsychological assessment of the concussed patient, overuse injuries, craniosynotosis and the office-based knee exam. 

    Date, Time & Location

    April 16, 2020

    The Hyatt Regency

    1800 Golf Road Schaumburg, IL 60173

    847.605.1234

    Objectives

    1. Explain embryologic basis and anatomy of cleft lip and cleft palate.
    2. Recognize the importance of multidisciplinary care for patients with cleft lip and/or cleft palate.
    3. Review the medical and surgical timeline for care of a patient with cleft lip and/or cleft palate.
    4. Describe the four clinical criteria that are highly suggestive of a diagnosis of primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD)
    5. Discuss the recommended testing to diagnose primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD )and the role of the Pediatric PCD Center at Lurie Children’s 
    6. Review updates on concussion management in children including return to learn and return to playguidelines
    7. Discuss the differences in bone physiology between adults and children
    8. Review common patterns of injury in children
    9. Discuss a variety of overuse injuries seen in skeletally immature individuals
    10. Demonstrate an understanding of common pediatric dental emergencies
    11. Recognize a true dental emergency that requires immediate treatment
    12. Discuss the difference in diagnosis between positional plagiocephaly and synostotic plagiocephaly.
    13. Make a clinical and imaging diagnosis of craniosynostosis.
    14. Discuss the current surgical treatment of craniosynostosis.
    15. Lead a focused exam of the knee to identify the most common pediatric knee conditions

     

    Time Topic Speaker
    8:10-8:15 a.m. Welcome Remarks Course Director: Ravi Jhaveri, MD
    8:15-8:45 a.m. Cleft Lip and Palate Noopur Gangopadhyay, MD
    8:45-9:15 a.m. Challenges with Teeth, Jaw and other Structures Arun Gosain, MD; John Ford, DMD
    9:15-9:45 a.m. When to Suspect Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD) Terri Laguna, MD, MSCS
    9:45-10:30 a.m. Concussion Update Jacqueline Turner. MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
    10:30-10:45 a.m. Break  
    10:45- 11:15 a.m. Overuse Injuries in the Athlete Rebecca Carl, MD
    11:15 - 11:45 a.m. Neuropsychological Assessment in the Sports-related Concussion Clayton Hinkle, PhD
    11:45 - Noon

    You Ask, We Answer

    All Faculty
    Noon- 1 p.m. Lunch with Faculty  

    1 -2 p.m.

    and

    2:15-3:15 p.m.

    Breakout Session 1 (please pick one; you will have the opportunity to attend 2 sessions)

    15 minutes break in between to allow for switiching

     

     
      a. The Knee Exam

    Sigrid Wolf, MD

      b. Craniosynotosis Akira Yamada, MD, PhD
      c. Dentistry Cases and Emergencies

    Claire Sheehan, DDS

     

     

    Credit & Accreditation Statements

    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine logo  

    Accreditation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Credit Designation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Disclosure

    Lurie Children's CME Leadership & Staff: Dr. Ravi Jhaveri, MD, Course Director; Claudia Cooper,CME Manager; FSM's CME Leadership & Staff: Clara J. Schroedl, CME Medical Director; Sheryl Corey, CME Manager; Senior Program Administrator, Jennifer Banys; Senior Program Coordinator, Allison McCollum; Administrative Assistant, Rhea Alexis Banks have nothing to disclose.

    Formats Available: Pediatric Pearls Spring
    Original Course Date: April 16, 2020
    On-Demand Release Date: Available Now

    Approved Credit:
  • NUFSM: 5.50 hours AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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