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41st Annual Melvin L. Cohen, MD Pediatric Update 2018

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The Scottsdale Plaza Resort

7200 North Scottsdale Road

Paradise Valley, AZ 85253

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Pediatric Update, hosted by Phoenix Children’s Hospital is a premier continuing medical education event welcoming hundreds of physicians from across the country who recognize and value the opportunity to learn the latest evidence-based practices in pediatric medicine.

Pediatric Update 2018 consists of morning sessions, each lasting five hours on four successive days (Monday, March 12 through Thursday, March 15).

FULL CONFERENCE BROCHURE NOW AVAILABLE! Read/download here: https://www.phoenixchildrens.org/sites/default/files/PDFs/education/Pediatric-Update-2018.pdf

Pediatric Update 2018 offers the practicing physician broad, current information to provide high-quality care for children. Course material has practical application covering the most recent advances and current issues in pediatrics.

Pediatric Update 2018 faculty will include:

  • Crista Johnson-Agbakwu, MD
    • Refugee Health
  • Stephen Daniels, MD
    • Obesity & Cardiometabolic Health
  • Kristin Lindstrom, MD
    • Genetics
  • Craig Alter, MD
    • Endocrinology
  • Randon Hall, MD
    • Sports Medicine
  • Andrew Papez, MD
    • Cardiology
  • William Balistreri, MD
    • Gastroenterology
  • Ronald Hansen, MD
    • Dermatology
  • Larry Pickering, MD
    • Infectious Disease
  • Cindy Bauer, MD
    • Allergy & Immunology
  • Kelly Kelleher, MD
    • Hospital Medicine
  • Terry Stull, MD
    • Infectious Disease
  • Robert Voigt, MD
    • Behavioral Health and Development

FEES TO ATTEND PEDIATRIC UPDATE 2018

Fees to attend Pediatric Update 2018 are $690 for practicing physicians and $565 for retired physicians, residents, nurses, and other allied health professionals. Registration fees include breakfast each morning, refreshments during the meeting, and an evening reception. There will be an additional fee to register for the afternoon workshop. All sessions will be held at Scottsdale Plaza Resort.

EARLY BIRD RATE

Those who register for the course and reserve a room through the Phoenix Children’s Hospital-Pediatric Update guest room block at Scottsdale Plaza Resort, prior to 12/31/2017, will receive a course registration discount of $50. These reduced room rates are outstanding for peak travel season to Arizona. We've negotiated a $251/night rate which includes the resort fee. You should reserve your own guest room and we recommend doing so well in advance.

SYLLABUS

If you would like to purchase the 2018 Pediatric Update hard copy syllabus, please contact any of the three people below in advance of the conference. NOTE: There will be a limited amount of extras available on-site at the conference. The fee for each hard copy syllabus is $40.00.

If you have additional questions, please contact:

JoAnn Cunningham: jcunnin@phoenixchildrens.org, (602) 933-0766

Antwanette Peoples: apeoples@phoenixchildrens.org, (602) 933-3621


THINGS TO DO IN SCOTTSDALE, AZ

Beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona offers exciting options for things to see and do. From world-class museums and a renowned botanical garden to the nation’s largest wilderness preserve. Amusement parks, an award-winning zoo, and a railroad museum appeal to all ages.

Welcome MLB Spring Training fans! Scottsdale is a great place to enjoy Spring Training baseball games. Tickets are reasonably priced and nothing tastes better than a hot dog with a beverage of your choice in the Arizona sunshine! Scottsdale is one of the best cities to spend time indoors or outdoors. Tickets are available for March 14th, we'll be going to see the Arizona Diamondbacks take on the Cincinnati Reds. Tickets are just $26.00 per person and transportation is $11.00 per person. Make your selection when registering for the conference.

Scottsdale Plaza Resort is the perfect desert retreat. The resort features five heated swimming pools, a salon and day spa, state-of-the-art health club, two lighted tennis courts, racquet ball court, two championship golf courses just steps away from the resort, and award winning dining. A limited number of guest rooms are being held at Scottsdale Plaza for a reduced rate of $251 per night (includes resort fee), plus an occupancy tax of 13.17%. Airport transportation is available for an inclusive fee of $23 one way. Please plan to reserve your guest room well in advance. To learn more about The Scottsdale Plaza Resort, visit: www.scottsdaleplaza.com.

Childhood Obesity Symposium

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 12:30pm - 3:45pm

Phoenix Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Follow this link to register for the 6th Annual Childhood Obesity Symposium 2018


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7200 North Scottsdale Road

Paradise Valley, AZ 85253

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