Southwestern sites, CME beckon in heart of San Antonio
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Brush up your patient care skills and brighten up your February at PREP: The Course in sunny San Antonio. The Hyatt Regency San Antonio River Walk hosts this intensive review and pediatric update course, Feb. 21-25.
Enhance your practice through case-based sessions, discussions and visual diagnosis segments. Those preparing for the American Board of Pediatrics Maintenance of Certification (MOC) examination or needing additional points for the Part 2 component of MOC also will benefit from attending.
While visiting, stroll down the famous San Antonio River Walk and enjoy a city center bustling with culture. Close to fine dining, shopping and just steps from the historic Alamo, the Hyatt Regency also offers a spa and rooftop pool.
Highlights of the course include:
“Genetics,” with Joan M. Stoler, M.D., FAAP, of Harvard Medical School and Boston Children’s Hospital;
“Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics,” with Jessica L. Roesser, M.D., of the University of Rochester;
“Respiratory Disorders,” with Lawrence Rhein, M.D., FAAP, of Harvard Medical School and Boston Children’s Hospital;
“Adolescent Health/Gynecology/Substance Abuse,” with Aneesh Kumar Tosh, M.D., M.S., FAAP, of the University of Missouri;
“Rheumatology,” with Hilary M. Haftel, M.D., FAAP, of Mott Children’s Hospital and the University of Michigan;
“Infectious Diseases,” with Michelle Anne Joubert Gill, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of Texas Southwestern, and Felice C. Adler-Shohet, M.D., FAAP;
“Sports Medicine,” with Andrew John Maxwell Gregory, M.D., M.S., FAAP, of Vanderbilt University;
“Allergy and Immunology,” with Stacy Dorris, M.D., of Vanderbilt University;
“General Pediatrics,” with Ryan Coller, M.D., FAAP, of the University of Wisconsin;
“Hematology and Oncology,” with Helge D. Hartung, M.D.;
“Endocrinology,” with Srinath Sanda, M.D.;
“Emergency Medicine,” with Brett McAninch, M.D., of the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh;
“Cardiology,” with Angela M. Sharkey, M.D., FAAP, of Saint Louis University School of Medicine;
“Renal and Urologic Disorders/Fluid and Electrolyte Metabolism,” with Beth Ann Vogt, M.D., FAAP, of University Hospitals — Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital; and
“Gastrointestinal Disorders,” with Alvin Jay Freeman, M.D., of Jackson, Miss.
Participants can earn a maximum of 42.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits. Register by Jan. 22 for early bird rates.
For more information on continuing medical education meeting registration, brochures and general meeting information, visit http://www2.aap.org/livecme or call 866-843-2271. Outside the United States and Canada, call 847-434-4000, option 3.