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Pediatric Puzzles Interactive CME Conference

Saturday, December 7, 2019

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

UCSF Mission Bay Conference Center
Robertson Auditorium

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This annual interactive Winter CME conference will provide pediatricians, family practitioners, nurses, and nurse practitioners with information and knowledge necessary to identify, treat and appropriately refer the most challenging conditions that present in the primary care office. This meeting is a forum for the chapter to interact with its membership and for conference attendees to socialize, network and exchange ideas and experiences. This year’s topics include Pediatric Cardiology, Development and Behavior, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Endocrinology and Motivational Interviewing. As always, all the talks (except lunchtime) will be in audience-response format.

 

How To Endo Like a Boss (Or At Least a 1st Year Fellow)

Diane Stafford, MD – Stanford Children’s Health

Participants will learn the most commonly referred pediatric endocrinology conditions, create a forum for discussion of current issues and problems in endocrinology, be able to manage straightforward endocrinological conditions in the office, and know which endocrinological conditions should be immediately referred for subspecialty care and why.

 

Do You Hear What I Hear?: Cardiology For the Rest of Us     

Kishor Avasarala, MD – UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

Participants will learn the most commonly referred pediatric cardiology conditions, create a forum for discussion of current issues and problems in cardiology, be able to manage straightforward cardiac conditions in the officeand know which cardiac conditions should be immediately referred for subspecialty care and why.

 

Gastroenterology: Quick Bites for the Generalist         

Elizabeth Gleghorn, MD – UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

Participants will learn the most commonly referred pediatric gastroenterology conditions, create a forum for discussion of current issues and problems in gastroenterology, be able to manage straightforward gastrointestinal conditions in the office, and know which gastrointestinal conditions should be immediately referred for subspecialty care and why.

 

Developmental Milestones: Easy As 1-2-3

David O. Childers, MD – University of Florida, Jacksonville

Participants will review the progression of milestones as a neurologic progression of maturation/myelination, review the domains of gross motor, fine motor, expressive and receptive language, and create a forum for discussion of developmental and behavioral issues.

 

Office-Based Motivational Interviewing: This Is the Way     

Seth Ammerman, MD – Adolescent/Addiction Medicine, Alliance Medical Center-Healdsburg

Participants will understand the utility of motivational interviewing in the office, learn best strategies for incorporating this technique in practice, learn how to interact most effectively with the adolescent patient population, and create a forum for discussion of adolescent issues.

 

Hey, Pay Attention! Top 10 ADHD Mistakes   

David O. Childers, MD – University of Florida, Jacksonville

Participants will review basics of diagnosis of ADD and its comorbid conditions, learn best approaches to treatment of ADD, learn which mistakes are commonly made in the diagnosis and treatment of ADD and how to avoid in the future, and create a forum for discussion of ADD challenges in treatment.

 

What’s Skin It for You?: Derm Tales 

Amy Gilliam, MD – Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Participants will learn the most commonly referred pediatric dermatological conditions, create a forum for discussion of current issues and problems in dermatology, be able to manage straightforward skin conditions in the office, and know which skin conditions should be immediately referred for subspecialty care and why.

 

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