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Advocate NorthShore Pediatric Partnership: Pediatrics in Review Symposium

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Chicago Botanic Garden

1000 Lake Cook Road

(Nichols Hall)

Glencoe, IL 60022

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Advocate NorthShore Pediatric Partnership

Pediatrics in Review Symposium

Friday, October 11, 2019

Schedule of Events

8:00 - 8:30 am - Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 8:35 am - Welcome

Frank Belmonte, DO and Michael Caplan, MD - Co-Chief Medical Officers, ANPP

8:35 am - 9:05 am - Irregular Menses in an Overweight Female...When is it PCOS?

Mary Kay Heneghan, MD - Pediatric Endocrinology, Advocate Children’s Hospital

9:05 am - 9:35 am - Obesity from a Gastroenterology Perspective - Recognizing the Severity of NAFLD/NASH

Vince Biank, MD - Pediatric Gastroenterology, NorthShore University HealthSystem

9:35 am -1 0:05 am - Nutrition, Obesity and Its Effects on Asthma/Allergies/Infections

Ewa Schafer, MD - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology, NorthShore University HealthSystem

10:05 am - 10:20 am - Panel/Q&A

10:20 am - 10:30 am - Break/Exhibits

10:30 am - 11:00am - Traumatic Brain Injury in the Developing Brain

Farha Tokarz, MD - Pediatric Neurology, Advocate Children’s Hospital

11:00 am - 11:30 am - Adolescent Knee Injuries

Verena Schreiber, MD - Pediatric Orthopedics, NorthShore University HealthSystem

11:30 am -12:00 pm - Performance Supplements in the Pediatric Population

Cory Leman, Illinois Bone and Joint Institute

12:00 pm -12:15 pm - Panel/Q&A

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm - Lunch/Exhibits

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Vaccines Refusal: Strategies for Talking with Hesitant Parents

Sean O’Leary, MD - Pediatric Infectious Disease, Children’s Hospital Colorado

2:00 pm - 2:15 pm - Keynote Q&A

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm - From Handshakes to Rapid Diagnostics: Advances in Pediatric Antimicrobial Stewardship

Mary Ellen Acree, MD - Pediatric Infectious Disease, NorthShore University HealthSystem

Ronda Oram, MD - Pediatric Infectious Disease, Advocate Children’s Hospital

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm - Panel/Q&A

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm - ANPP Announcements

Frank Belmonte, DO and Michael Caplan, MD

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm - Cocktail Hour/Exhibits

Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity participants should be able to:

  • Recommend new and innovative diagnostic and treatment options for the management of pediatric diseases and complications.
  • Design a multidisciplinary approach to treating the pediatric patient.
  • Analyze new drug therapies in the management of pediatric diseases and complications.

Format: Lecture and panel

Target Audience: Pediatrics, Family Medicine, Nurses, APN’s, Medical Students, Residents, Fellows, and PA’s

CME Disclosure: Acknowledgement of all disclosures for planners and speakers (nothing to disclosure or the existence of relevant financial relationships) will be made at the activity. Conflict of interest will be identified and resolved prior to the activity.

Commercial Support: Commercial support will be announced the day of the activity.

Exhibitors: The full listing of Exhibitors will be available on the day of the program.

Accreditation Statement: Advocate Health Care is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: Advocate Health Care designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Web Registration is the Preferred Method: advcoatehealth.com/seminars. For additional information, contact Turquoise Johnson at 708.684.4757 or Turquoise.Johnson@advocatehealth.com or Sarah Beebe at 847.570.2530 or SBeebe@northshore.org.

Registration Fee:

Physician - $40.00

Non-Physician - $20.00

Free for Residents, Fellows, and Medical Students

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Chicago Botanic Garden

1000 Lake Cook Road

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Glencoe, IL 60022

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