Orlando CME at Disney resort allows time for learning, fun
- Copyright © 2015 by the American Academy of Pediatrics
Banish end-of-winter blues and enhance your pediatric skills at Practical Pediatrics, March 13-15 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort in Orlando, Fla. Attend topical presentations, question-and-answer sessions, visual diagnostic components and case studies, and take in the wonders of Disney and Orlando.
This continuing medical education course is designed to suit any children’s health care professional, including pediatricians, family practitioners, nurses and physician assistants.
Located next to Magic Kingdom Park, near the heart of Walt Disney World, the Disney Contemporary Resort is a hub for access to fun. Transportation to and from the Orlando International Airport is complimentary with a room reservation. Trains, buses and boats offer one-stop transport from the resort to Disney World’s many parks and gardens.
Course highlights and faculty include:
“Birthmarks … But What Type?” “Common Dermatological Problems in Outpatient Practice” and “Exanthems and Exanthem-like Rashes,” with Hazel Vernon, M.D., FAAD, FAAP, of the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine;
“Intervention Strategies for Autistic Spectrum Disorders,” “Case Studies in Developmental Disabilities: Identifying and Managing Children in an Office Practice,” “Evaluating the Child with Global Developmental Delay, Intellectual Disability and Mental Retardation,” with Andrew Morgan, M.D., FAAP, of the University of Illinois St. Francis at Peoria;
“The Infant with Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease,” “Rhythm Disturbance in Children” and “Marfan Syndrome and Other Familial Aortopathies,” with Angela M. Sharkey, M.D., FAAP, of St. Louis University School of Medicine;
“Gastrointestinal Infections: Old and New Pathogens Behaving Badly,” “Preparing Children and Families for International Travel” and “When a Tick Bites: Diseases That Follow,” with John C. Christenson, M.D., FAAP, of the Indiana University School of Medicine;
“Thyroid Disorders in Children and Adolescents,” “An Endocrine Potpourri” and “Ambiguous Genitalia and Gender Dysphoria,” with Col. Gary Francis, M.D., Ph.D., FAAP, of Virginia Commonwealth University; and
“Respiratory Symptoms and GERD,” “Case-based Approach to Pulmonary Diagnostic Challenges” and “Case-based Approach to Pediatric Pneumonia,” with Veda Ackerman, M.D., FAAP, of the Indiana University School of Medicine.
Earn up to 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 credits. For early bird rates, register by Feb. 11.
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.