American Academy of Pediatrics president to speak at Norton Children’s CME symposium

Sara H. Goza, M.D., FAAP, president of the American Academy of Pediatrics, will be the guest faculty presenter at the 2020 “Just for Kids” Pediatric Symposium.

The continuing medical education (CME) opportunity — with up to 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM — will be held by video conference July 24 from 8 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

The symposium is presented by the University of Louisville School of Medicine and Norton Children’s. Currently serving more than 185,000 patients each year, Norton Children’s has been caring for Kentucky and Southern Indiana children for more than a century.

Agenda

8 a.m.             Welcome and announcements

8:05 a.m.         Scoliosis: Diagnosis and Treatment

Kent L. Walker, D.O.

8:35 a.m.         Acute Flaccid Myelitis

Michael L. Sweeney, M.D.

9:05 a.m.         Break

9:15 a.m.         Update in Pediatric Migraine

Brian M. Plato, D.O., FAHS

9:45 a.m.         Dermatology Pearls for the Pediatric Office

Barbara J. Schrodt, M.D.

10:15 a.m.       Break

10:25 a.m.       Common Pediatric Ophthalmology Issues
Rachel C. Cooley, M.D.

10:55 a.m.       Current Topics in Mental Health and Suicide

Kristie V. Schultz, Ph.D., HSP

11:25 a.m.       Lunch, virtual exhibits

Noon               American Academy of Pediatrics Update: Addressing Health Equity

Sara H. Goza, M.D., FAAP

12:55 p.m.       Break

1:05 p.m.         Post-op Care for Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

Tiffany N. Wright, M.D.

1:35 p.m.         Vaccine Hot Topics

Gary S. Marshall, M.D.

2:05 p.m.         Break

2:15 p.m.         Gastroenterology: Aerodigestive Disorders

Tsega Temtem, M.D.

2:45 p.m.         Concussions

Tad D. Seifert, M.D.

3:15 p.m.         Adjournment

Registration

Registration is required in order to receive the Zoom participation links and continuing education credits. There is no registration fee to participate in this livestreamed symposium.

Final registration deadline: Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Register at NortonCME.com and select the “Just for Kids” Pediatric Symposium activity.

Or, call (502) 629-1234, option 4.

Continuing education

Physicians

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Accreditation: 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 Norton Healthcare and the University of Louisville School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics. Norton Healthcare is accredited by the Kentucky Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: Norton Healthcare designates this internet live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABP MOC Credits

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity, with individual assessments of the participant and feedback to the participant, enables the participant to earn 6.0 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to the ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.

American Academy of Family Physicians

This live activity, 2020 ‘Just for Kids’ Pediatric Symposium, with a beginning date of 7/24/2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.0 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For questions related to continuing medical education, contact the Norton Healthcare Center for Continuing Medical Education at (502) 446-5955 or cme@nortonhealthcare.org.

Nurses

Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN) Approved Provider: Norton Healthcare, provider number 4-0002-12-20-128. The program has been approved by Norton Healthcare for 7.2 contact hours which expires 12/31/2020. KBN approval of a continuing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content. Nursing participants must attend a minimum of one hour, attest to the number of hours of attendance, and complete the evaluation to receive contact hours.

For more information related to nursing credits, contact Sally Sturgeon, DNP, R.N., SANE-A, AFN-BC, at (502) 446-5889 or sally.sturgeon@nortonhealthcare.org.


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