Annual Spring CME Conference – Adolescent Health
Saturday, April 24, 2021
We invite you to our annual spring CME conference, this year on Adolescent Health: Risk Taking, Mental Health, Media Use and Abuse. We will also be having small group discussions on Substance Abuse Counseling and Treatment, Motivational Interviewing, Hands on Learning About PEARLS Screening and ACEs in Teens with Role Play and Discussions, and Physician Wellness and Self Care.
|AAPCA1 Chapter Member||$60.00||$80.00|
|Non-AAPCA1 Chapter Member||$85.00||$100.00|
|Young Pediatricians (< 3 Years)||$35.00||$50.00|
|Emeritus, NP, PA, Social Workers, Teachers||$45.00||$65.00|
Meet our Speakers:
Bonnie Halpern-Felsher, PhD, FSAHM
Dr. Halpern-Felsher is a Professor in the Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, and the founder and executive director of the Tobacco Prevention Toolkit and the Cannabis Awareness and Prevention Toolkit. She is a developmental psychologist with additional training in adolescent and young adult health. Her research focuses on understanding and reducing adolescent risky behavior. Her research, committee, and advocacy work have been instrumental in setting policy at the local, state, and national level. She has served as a consultant to a number of community-based and national adolescent health promotion programs, and has testified in several cities, states, in congress, and at the FDA arguing for more tobacco/e-cigarette regulation. She has also served on six Institute of Medicine/National Academies of Medicine committees, and contributed to three Surgeon General Reports, all focused on reducing adolescent risk behavior and promoting health.
Shashank V. Joshi, MD, FAAP, DFAACAP
Meet our Small Group Discussion Leaders:
Seth Ammerman, MD, FAAP
Deirdre Bernard-Pearl, MD, FAAP
Deirdre Bernard-Pearl, MD, FAAP is the Pediatric Medical Director at Santa Rosa Community Health where she introduced ACEs screening and Trauma-Informed Care in 2014 with a Healthy Tomorrows Grant and is currently serving on the ACEs Aware Clinical Implementation Subcommittee through the California Office of the Surgeon General.
Hailey Nelson, MD, FAAP, IBCLC
Dr. Hailey D. Nelson is a Complex Care Pediatrician in the Charlie Mitchel Children’s Clinic at Valley Children’s Hospital in Madera, CA. She is the Director of Continuity Clinic and Core Faculty for the Pediatric Residency Program. She received her medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine. Her internship and residency were at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters. She completed a chief year and also served as the AAP representative for her program. She received a certificate in public health from Eastern Virginia Medical School. Dr. Nelson recently became a board certified lactation consultant. Dr. Nelson is currently faculty for the AAP ECHO Group on COVID-19 Infection Control. She is also the lead physician for her clinical team on an AAP QI Project for Safe Sleep. She is the co-chair of the Clinical Learning Environment and Wellness Committee at VCH and enjoys helping others find and maintain their joy in medicine. She started resident Wellness Week to provide activities and resources to her residents. Outside of the hospital, she maintains wellness by spending time with her husband and three children. Her family enjoys nature and biking as well as arts and crafts, particularly slime making.
Steven Peterson, LCSW, CADCIII
Miriam Rhew, MD, MPH, FAAP
- This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the California Chapter 1 of the AAP. The American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 4.0 AAP credits. These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
- PAs may claim a maximum of 4.0 Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.