CME: Practical Pediatrics, Advanced Pediatric Emergency Medicine assembly
TrishaKorioth, Staff Writer
Practical combination: CME and family time
Spend mornings learning and afternoons playing Memorial Day weekend at Practical Pediatrics
CME courses. Choose from the Marriott Resort and Spa on Hilton Head Island, S.C.,
or Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa in Anaheim, Calif.
In Hilton Head, select from concurrent morning seminars: “Musculoskeletal Examination
Findings in Patients With Arthralgia,” with Megan L. Curran, M.D., FACR, FAAP; “Top
Ten Reasons Why Children’s Fractures Differ from Adult Fractures,” with William Hennrikus,
M.D., FAAOS, FAAP; “A ‘Poop Pouri’ of GI Disorders: Things to Know That Will Improve
Your Practice,” with Ivor D. Hill, M.D., M.B., Ch.B., FACG, FAAP; “Allergies in Film
and Television: Myths Versus Realities,” with Angela Duff Hogan, M.D., FAAAAI, FACAAI,
FAAP; “Psychopharmacology Update for the Primary Care Practitioner,” with Michelle
Macias, M.D., FAAP; and “Update on Common, Uncommon and Rare Birthmarks,” with Jeffrey
Sugarman, M.D., FAAD.
In Anaheim, concurrent sessions include “Direct Ophthalmoscopy for the Pediatrician:
How to Use One of the Most Powerful Instruments in Your Office,” with Steven J. Lichtenstein,
M.D., FACS, FAAO, FAAP; “Update in the Management of Apparent Life-Threatening Events:
What’s BRUE,” with Gerald M. Loughlin, M.D., M.S., FAAP; “Positive Behavior Management:
Upset Children and Angry Parents,” with Karen J. Miller, M.D., FAAP; “Vaccine Safety,
Hesitancy, Refusal and Ethical Concerns,” with Flor M. Munoz, M.D., M.S., FAAP; “Pediatric
Orthopedic ‘Pub Quiz,’” with Susan A. Scherl, M.D., FAAOS, FAAP; and “The ART of Pediatric
GI,” with Jonathan E. Teitelbaum, M.D., AGAF, FAAP.
Earn up to 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 credits. Register by April 27 for early bird rates.
March to Disney for emergency medicine
Join the Academy and American College of Emergency Physicians this month for the Advanced
Pediatric Emergency Medicine assembly, March 13-15, at Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club
Resorts. Find details at http://www.acep.org/pem.
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