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
Explain embryologic basis and anatomy of cleft lip and cleft palate.
Recognize the importance of multidisciplinary care for patients with cleft lip and/or cleft palate.
Review the medical and surgical timeline for care of a patient with cleft lip and/or cleft palate.
Describe the four clinical criteria that are highly suggestive of a diagnosis of primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD)
Discuss the recommended testing to diagnose primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD )and the role of the Pediatric PCD Center at Lurie Children’s
Review updates on concussion management in children including return to learn and return to playguidelines
Discuss the differences in bone physiology between adults and children
Review common patterns of injury in children
Discuss a variety of overuse injuries seen in skeletally immature individuals
Demonstrate an understanding of common pediatric dental emergencies
Recognize a true dental emergency that requires immediate treatment
Discuss the difference in diagnosis between positional plagiocephaly and synostotic plagiocephaly.
Make a clinical and imaging diagnosis of craniosynostosis.
Discuss the current surgical treatment of craniosynostosis.
Lead a focused exam of the knee to identify the most common pediatric knee conditions
Course Director: Ravi Jhaveri, MD
Cleft Lip and Palate
Noopur Gangopadhyay, MD
Challenges with Teeth, Jaw and other Structures
Arun Gosain, MD; John Ford, DMD
When to Suspect Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD)
Terri Laguna, MD, MSCS
Jacqueline Turner. MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
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
Noon- 1 p.m.
Lunch with Faculty
1 -2 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
Akira Yamada, MD, PhD
c. Dentistry Cases and Emergencies
Claire Sheehan, DDS
Credit & Accreditation Statements
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.
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.
April 16, 2020
The Hyatt Regency Schaumburg, IL
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
Pediatric Pearls Spring
Nursing Student: $75.00
Lurie Children's Physician/Attending: $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
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