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20th Annual Peyton Manning Children's Hospital Pediatric CME Conference

Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM (EDT)

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20th Annual Pediatric CME Conference

Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

 

Please join us for the 20th Annual Fall Pediatric Conference to be held at Ritz Charles in Carmel, IN on September 25, 2019.  Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. with presentations to kick off at 8:30 a.m.  Topics of discussion for this year's conference include Vaping and Teens, Infectious Disease, Pediatric Stroke and Moya Moya Syndrome, Food Allergies, Sleep Apnea, Surgical Management of Neonatal and Infant Heart Disease and Childhood Acute Meyloid Leukemia, featuring Dr. Anders KolbDirector of the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, and member of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Scientific Council.  Please see the Keynote Speaker Bio below regarding more information on Dr. Kolb and his area of study.

 

Register now to join fellow colleagues for a day of educational learning.  

 

Topics of Discussion

  • Pediatric OSA--Beyond T&A, Leyla Akanli, MD
  • Food Allergy:  From Prevention to Intervention, Mark Holbreich, MD
  • Infectious Disease Update, Chris Belcher, MD
  • Progress and Possibilities in Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Anders Kolb, MD
  • Pediatric Stroke and Moya Moya Syndrome, Lisa McGuire, MD and Jodi Smith, MD
  • Vaping and Teens:  What You Need to Know, Rita Patel, MD
  • Contemporary Surgical Management of Neonatal and Infant Heart Disease, Anthony Azakie, MD
   

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the signs and symptoms consistent with obstructive sleep apnea in the pediatric population
  • Define the characteristic presentation of a food allergy in pediatric patients
  • Discuss and understand changes to the CDC vaccination schedule
  • Describe the genomic landscape of childhood AML, highlighting the major differences between children and adults
  • Identify the risk factors for and appropriate evaluation of a potential stroke in the pediatric population
  • Review the emerging literature about the health effects of e-cigarettes

 

About the Speakers

 

Featured Speaker

Anders Kolb, MD  is the Director of the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware, and member of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Scientific Council.

Dr. Kolb attained an undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a medical degree from Jefferson Medical College. He completed a residency in pediatrics at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. The common theme to his laboratory and clinical work has been the efficient and effective translation of novel therapies into children. As a founding member of the National Cancer Institute funded Pediatric Preclinical Testing Program, he has successfully completed preclinical evaluations of numerous anti-cancer strategies in human tissues and aided in the translation of these agents into clinical trials. His expertise is in genomics, proteomics and cell signaling research to support the critical rationale needed for effective translational medicine. 

Within the Children’s Oncology Group (COG), Dr. Kolb serves as the Chair of the Myeloid Disease Committee and Member of the Scientific Council. Through this work, his focus is on collaborative science, resource stewardship, clinical research development, clinical trial design and implementation, and in the necessities new agent development. 

 

Anthony Azakie, MD is the Chief of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St. Vincent and serves as the Medical Director of the Congenital Heart program. His clinical focus is in neonatal, infant, pediatric, and adult congenital heart surgery.

Dr. Azakie obtained his undergraduate and MD degrees from McGill University, Montreal, Canada and trained in General Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco. He then completed fellowships in Cardiothoracic Surgery and Pediatric Heart Surgery at the University of Toronto, the Hospital for Sick Children, and UCSF. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery, and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (C). He is former Professor and Chief of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery at UCSF and served as Chief of the Division of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery at the University of Minnesota. He also served as Co-Director of the Pediatric Heart Center at the Masonic Children’s Hospital, leading the congenital heart program and pediatric heart transplant program. 

Dr. Azakie's research activities are concerned with the role of cardiac transcription in development and disease, as well as the development of pediatric cardiac medical devices. He has over 90 publications in the field and has given over 50 presentations at regional, national and international meetings. Dr. Azakie has been named a Super Doc and Regional top doctor by US News.

 

Leyla Akanli, MD, FAAP, FAASM, is a pediatric sleep medicine specialist with Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at Ascension St. Vincent. Dr. Akanli is board-certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine.  Prior to coming to Peyton Manning Children's Hospital, Dr. Akanli was an assistant professor of pediatrics and pediatric Pulmonology at Bristol Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital, Robert Wood Johnson University and Loma Linda Children’s Hospital. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and American Academy of Sleep Medicine. She provides acute care and care for chronic conditions to children from birth to 18 years of age.

Dr. Akanli has a special interest in sleep disordered breathing, hypoventilation syndromes, pediatric obstructive sleep apnea, asthma, hypersomnias, parasomnias, and bronchoscopy. She strives to care for patients and caregivers via open communication and trust.  She has been nominated as an Indianapolis Monthly and US News Top Doctor.

Outside of the office, Dr. Akanli enjoys spending time with family including her two children, travel and reading.

  

Christopher Belcher, MD is a board certified Pediatric Infectious Disease physician from Indianapolis, Indiana. He achieved a bachelor’s degree in microbiology from UCLA with College Honors and was awarded his M.D. degree from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. He was a resident in pediatrics at Stanford University, and split his pediatric infectious disease fellowship between Washington University in St. Louis and Stanford University.

Dr. Belcher has been in Indianapolis since 2000, as a partner of Infectious Disease of Indiana. There, he is the Director of Pediatric Infectious Disease and the Director of Travel Medicine. He is the Director of Pediatric Infectious Disease at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis, where he is also the Infection Prevention Director and Chair of the Quality and Safety Committee.

 

Mark Holbreich, MD is a Board Certified allergist practicing in Indianapolis. He completed a pediatric residency at The New York University School of Medicine. He then completed his Allergy Fellowship at National Jewish Health in Denver Colorado. Following Fellowship Dr. Holbreich was on the faculty of National Jewish Health while also practicing allergy with Kaiser Permanente in Denver.

 Dr. Holbreich began practicing allergy in Indianapolis in 1987. He sees both children and adults. However has a particular interest in the evaluation and management of children with complex allergic problems.

He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology and The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. He is a Diplomat of The American Board of Allergy and Immunology. He is Vice Chair of the Allergy Section at St. Vincent.

Dr. Holbreich has a number of research interests and publications. These include the effect of Amish lifestyle on allergy protection, eosinophilic esophagitis and the early introduction of peanut into the diet of infants at risk for peanut allergy.

   

Lisa McGuire, MD, is a pediatric neurologist with Peyton Manning Children's Hospital, part of Ascension. Dr. McGuire is board-certified in pediatric neurology. She provides specialty care for neurologic disorders to children from birth to 18 years of age.

Dr. McGuire has a special interest in epilepsy, headache, developmental disorders, neuromuscular disorders, and movement disorders. She strives to establish good working relationships with primary care physicians to provide better care for the patients and families that are shared.

Outside of the office, Dr. McGuire enjoys spending time with family, travel and playing the piano.

 

Rita Patel, MD MPH FAAP is a board certified Pediatrician and the Program Director for the Pediatric Residency at PMCH.  She graduated magna cum laude from UC, San Diego and was awarded her M.D. from Harvard Medical School.  She completed her Pediatric residency at Boston Children’s Hospital and Duke Medical Center and then completed a Preventive Medicine fellowship at UNC, Chapel Hill at which time she also obtained an MPH.  She then worked as medical director for a non-profit teen clinic in Raleigh for several years.  Most recently, she worked as faculty and Associate Program Director at Beaumont Children’s Hospital for nearly 20 years before moving to Indianapolis this year.

 

 

Jodi Smith, PHD, MD – Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine/Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital.  Dr. Smith received her Ph.D. in Anatomy at the University of Utah School of Medicine for her doctoral dissertation studies on “Neurulation.”  Dr. Smith subsequently completed medical school and residency training in Neurological Surgery at the University of Utah, as well.  Following residency, Dr. Smith completed a pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts.  Dr. Smith joined the Department of Neurological Surgery at the Indiana University Medical Center/Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana in 2000.  For the past 19 years, Dr. Jodi L. Smith has been an academic pediatric neurosurgeon at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health in Indianapolis, IN and was recently advanced to Professor of Neurological Surgery in the Department of Neurological Surgery at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Indiana. Beginning on March 1, 2019, she became the Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis, IN.

Dr. Smith is a Diplomat of the American Board of Neurological Surgery and the American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery, and her memberships include The Congress of Neurological Surgeons, The American Association of Neurological Surgeons, The American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery, The American Association of Neurological Surgeons – Pediatric Section, The Society for Neuroscience, The American Association of Anatomists.  Dr. Smith’s research interests include understanding the cellular and molecular mechanisms of neurulation, including the role of folic acid/folic acid deficiency in this process and understanding the electrophysiological properties of dysplastic/epileptogenic human cortical tissue using a multi-channel electrode array.


Accreditation Statement

St. Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center Inc. is accredited by the Indiana State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

St. Vincent Hospital & Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation(OBN-001-91) (OH-435, 12/1/2019)

6.25 contact hours of nursing continuing education will be provided.

 

Designation Statement

St. Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center Inc. designates this live symposium for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Disclosure Statement

As a sponsor accredited by the Indiana State Medical Association, St. Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center Inc. must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all sponsored educational programs. All faculty participating in these programs must complete a disclosure statement indicating any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of the continuing education program. This pertains to relationships with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers, or other corporations whose products or services are related to the subject matter of the presentation topic.

 

Commercial Support

No commercial support was used in the planning or implementation of this CME activity

 

 

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Ritz Charles Banquet & Conference Center
12156 N. Meridian Street
Carmel, IN 46032

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM (EDT)


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