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21st Annual Practical Pediatrics: 2018 Update

1 Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education

Friday, March 2, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM (CST)

21st Annual Practical Pediatrics: 2018 Update

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Physician, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, Pharmacist   more info Mar 1, 2018 $150.00 $0.00
Nurse, Social Worker, Mental Health Provider, Behavioral Therapist, Other Interested Healthcare Provider   more info Mar 1, 2018 $85.00 $0.00
Fellow, Resident, Full-Time Student
Verification of full-time student status may be required either by phone call or e-mail from appropriate authority.
Mar 1, 2018 $50.00 $0.00
Optional Handout Materials
This ticket is not available for Telehealth attendees.
3d 6h 24m $15.00 $0.00
Remote Site via Web Conferencing
This ticket is only available for registrants at sites that are 100 miles or more from Omaha. Please pay online or mail a check to the Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education office before the date of the program.
Mar 1, 2018 $45.00 $0.00

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Event Details

Designed For: Pediatricians, Family Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician
Assistants, Pharmacists, Nurses, Social Workers, Mental Health Providers, Behavioral Therapists, Fellows, Residents, Students and Other Interested Healthcare Providers

Jointly Provided By:
Creighton University School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education
Ambassador Health

                       

Purpose: To provide attendees with a review of recent advances and new developments in the field of pediatrics.

Objectives:

  • Develop a systematic approach to the evaluation and management of fever without a source in the infant and young child
  • Describe the etiology, clinical presentation and treatment for the most common orthopedic conditions found in children
  • Recognize the alarming signs, symptoms and labs that indicate possible pediatric rheumatic diseases and the significance of common lab tests and imaging diagnostics used
  • Identify distinctions between IgE-mediated and non-IgE-mediated adverse food reactions, know the role of testing in different adverse food reactions, and examine early life nutritional interventions and development of food allergy
  • Illustrate current research initiatives and projects in pediatrics
  • Discuss recent key developments and controversies in pediatrics
  • Describe the pathophysiology and prevalence of dyslipidemias in pediatric patients, dyslipidemia screening, and the management of pediatric lipid abnormalities
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of common pulmonary disorders and sleep-related breathing problems in children and identify a multidisciplinary approach for treatment and management
  • Discuss the latest information and efforts of Nebraska’s medical professionals, treatment providers and law enforcement in the prevention and treatment of opioid abuse

 


Schedule:

7 a.m.
Registration, Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits

7:30 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview

Erin A. Loucks, MD, FAAP

7:45 a.m.
KEYNOTE: Fever Without A Source: Evolving Practice

Stephen I. Pelton, MD

8:45 a.m.
Common Orthopedic Problems in the Pediatric Patient

Paul W. Esposito, MD

9:30 a.m.
Break, Visit Exhibits and Posters

9:45 a.m.
Rheumatology in Pediatric Practice

Rima Khasawneh, MD

10:30 a.m.
Updates in Food Allergy

Ebrahim M. Shakir, MD

11:15 a.m.
Lunch and Visit Exhibits

12 p.m.
Poster Session

12:30 p.m.
Ask The Experts Q&A Panel

Britni L. Delva, MPAS, PA-C, CLS
Jillyn A. Kratochvil, MD, FAAP
Ebrahim M. Shakir, MD
Sharon R. Stoolman, MD, FAAP

1:30 p.m.
Break and Visit Exhibits

1:45 p.m.
Diagnosis and Management of Lipid Disorders in Children and Adolescents

Britni L. Delva, MPAS, PA-C, CLS

2:30 p.m.
Pulmonology-Sleep/Airway

Casey J. Burg, MD

3:15 p.m.
Special Report: Nebraska and the Opioid Crisis

Thomas L. Williams, MD
Sheri Dawson, RN

4 p.m.
Closing Remarks, Evaluation and Adjournment


 


Education Credit:

Category 1
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurse CE
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 7.25 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses licensed in Iowa and California: This activity was planned and developed in accordance with the continuing education standards of the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The Iowa Board of Nursing and the California Board of Nursing will honor ANCC continuing education credits for face-to-face programs held outside Iowa and California, or for ANCC-approved online recorded courses taken in a self-study format.

Pharmacy
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE). The 21stAnnual Practical Pediatrics: 2018 Update is accredited for 7.25 hour(s) for completion of all CE Sessions on March 2, 2018. The 21st Annual Practical Pediatrics: 2018 Update is a knowledge-based activity.

AAFP
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Determination of credit is pending.

Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education and Ambassador Health System for the advancement of patient care. Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Disclosure Policy: It is the policy of Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities. All faculty participating in this activity are expected to disclose to the audience any significant financial interest or other relationship he/she has with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) discussed in an educational presentation.

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CenturyLink Center Omaha
455 North 10th Street
Omaha, NE 68102

Friday, March 2, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM (CST)


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