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Pediatric Update Symposium

PACCAR Medical Education Center

Saturday, April 13, 2013 from 7:30 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

Pediatric Update Symposium

Registration Information

Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
NWC/Adena Medical Group Physician   more info Ended Free $0.00
Adena /NWC Healthcare Professional Ended Free $0.00
Physician (Non-Adena/NWC)   more info Ended $20.00 $0.00
Healthcare Professional (Non-Adena/NWC) Ended $15.00 $0.00
Students/Interns/Residents Ended Free $0.00
Reserve Seat/Pay at Door
You will be required to pay appropriate fee at door via cash or check (written to: Adena Health System)
Ended Free $0.00

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Event Details

An educational collaboration between Columbus Nationwide Children's Hospital and Adena Medical Center.

**NOTE: this event coincides with a community event to begin at 10 a.m. Community to register under the different event for that portion**

General Conference Objectives:

  • Differentiate between presenting problems in infants and children requiring referral to pediatric tertiary center and those effectively managed in the community.
  • Educate patients and families about the condition(s) and the medical and surgical interventions.
  • Manage complex patients in consultation with pediatric specialists as appropriate.


7:30 – 8:00      Registration and breakfast.

8:00 – 8:40      Minimally Invasive Surgery
                        Karen Diefenbach, MD

• Discuss the advantages of minimally invasive surgery in pediatric patients    

• Discuss current applications of minimally invasive surgery in pediatric patients

8:40 – 9:20      Common Behavioral Issues (The difficult child)
                        Rebecca Baum, MD                  

·         Categorize common behavioral issues of young children encountered in primary care

·         Summarize evaluation strategies for young children with common behavioral concerns in the primary care setting

·         Identify interventions for young children with common behavior problems in primary care


9:20 – 9:30     BREAK


9:30 – 10:10    Resuscitation and stabilization of the preterm infant 
                       Leif Nelin, MD and Lee Ann Wallace MBA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC        

·         Recognize special considerations for the delivery resuscitation of the preterm infant

·         Discuss fluid/metabolic management of the preterm infant

·         Identify the role of surfactant deficiency and transient tachypnea of the newborn in the preterm infant


10:10 – 10:50  Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes
                        Allie Zaidi, MD

·         Discuss the prevalence of SCD in Athletes

·         Discuss pre participation screening with a focus on Italian and US Data

·         Address how to respond to parents

10:50 – 11:00  BREAK


11:00 – 11:40  Pediatric Sport-related Concussion:Overview and  
       James MacDonald, MD    

·     Recognize signs and symptoms of youth concussion and get updates on current, preferred management

·      Assess the details and impact of the new ohio state 'concussion law' (house bill 143, signed into law by gov kasich dec 2012)



11:40 – 12:20   Pediatric Urological Dysfunctions and    
                            Daniel Herz, MD

  • Identify patient risk factors in Vesicoureteral Reflux and apply this to the use of prophylactic antibiotics
  • Implement initial and subsequent renal imaging after assessing the patient risk factors in Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Assess the current minimally invasive surgical treatments and their outcomes


Accreditation Statements and Disclosure

Adena Health System is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Adena Health System designates this educational activity for 4  AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits are applicable toward continuing education for nursing licensure.

Adena Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing education by the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board, RSX 118902. This session has been approved for 4 CEU.

There are no conflicts of commercial interest to disclose by speakers, planners, or CME Committee members.

Have questions about Pediatric Update Symposium? Contact PACCAR Medical Education Center

When & Where

PACCAR Medical Education Center
446 Hospital Rd
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Saturday, April 13, 2013 from 7:30 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

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PACCAR Medical Education Center

Opened in September 2008, the PACCAR Medical Education Center is a dream that became a reality thanks to the cooperation of Adena, local, state, and federal officials, and the community. Through philanthropic grants, our community raised over $5 million to support the construction of the PACCAR Center while Adena Health System contributed $10 million.

The PACCAR Medical Education Center...bringing the future of medicine to Southern Ohio and beyond.

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Pediatric Update Symposium
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