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.

Course Information
Course Date:
October 16, 2019
Course Location:
Fountain Blue Banquets & Conference Center
Des Plaines , IL
Pediatric Pearls Fall

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 Discuss 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 Discuss 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.

 

 

Registration

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To register for this course only, check off the "Attend in Person" box below, check off your preferred breakout sessions, then click the "Add to Basket" button further down to complete your purchase. Note that the pricing shown below is for informational purposes only. Once you click on the "Attend in Person" box, the appropriate pricing will be applied based on what you have previously indicated in your profile.

Note that this course is part of our 2019-2020 Pediatric Pearls CME Series, and is available for purchase in a package/subscription package. 

Speaker Information
Aisha Ahmed MD  [ view bio ]
Timothy Brown MD  [ view bio ]
Anna Fishbein MD  [ view bio ]
Clayton Hinkle PhD  [ view bio ]
Terri Laguna MD  [ view bio ]
Melanie Makhija MD  [ view bio ]
Jacqueline Pongracic MD  [ view bio ]
Rachel Robison MD  [ view bio ]
Sigrid Wolf MD  [ view bio ]
Akira Yamada MD, PhD  [ view bio ]
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Nurse: $115.00
Advanced Practice Nurse (APN): $115.00
Lurie Children’s Employee: $115.00
Lurie Children’s Nurse: $115.00
Lurie Children’s Advanced Practice Nurse (APN): $115.00
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Physician: $150.00
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Following the morning lectures, participants will attend two smaller workshops called Breakout Sessions. Please select your top two choices from the Breakout Sessions listed below. We will try to accomodate your choices, but please note that space is limited and is filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (physician)
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 5.50
Approved for 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
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Pediatric Pearls Fall
Nursing Student: $75.00
Lurie Children's Physician/Attending: $115.00
Resident/Student/Trainee: $115.00
Fellow: $115.00
Nurse: $115.00
Government or Not-for Profit Agency: $115.00
Lurie Children’s Employee: $115.00
Lurie Children’s Nurse: $115.00
Lurie Children’s Advanced Practice Nurse (APN): $115.00
Children's Community Physicians Association (CCPA) Member: $125.00
Physician: $150.00
Advanced Practice Nurse (APN): $150.00
Full Price: $150.00