40th Annual Primary Care Pediatrics Conference
The Boston Marriott Long Wharf | November 28 – 30, 2018
The Boston Marriott Long Wharf | November 28 – 30, 2018
Clinical Updates: Peter T. Greenspan, MD
|7:55-8:00||Welcoming Remarks||Peter T. Greenspan, MD|
|8:00-9:00||Pediatric Pulmonary Cases: To Wheeze or Not to Wheeze||Benjamin A. Nelson, MD|
|9:00-10:00||Gluten-Related Disorders: Man Shall Not Live by Bread Alone||Alessio Fasano, MD|
|10:30-11:30||BREAKOUT SESSION A|
|Option 1: Managing Contraception for the Primary Care Pediatrician||Evangeline M. Galvez, MD|
|‡Option 2: "We Should Talk": Advance Care Planning for Children with Lifespan-Limiting Conditions||Patricia J. O'Malley, MD; Blyth T. Lord, EdM|
|Option 3: Improving the Care of Children with Autism: Medical and Psychopharmacological Treatment Updates||Ann Neumeyer, MD|
|Option 4: Controversies Regarding Stimulants and Cardiac Clearance||Ana Maria Rosales, MD|
Clinical Updates: Janice A. Lowe, MD
|12:30-1:45||Clinicopathological Conference: Case Records of the MGH for the New England Journal of Medicine||Moderator: Virginia M. Pierce, MD|
|1:45-2:45||Common Endocrine Issues in Primary Care||Takara L. Stanley, MD|
|3:15-4:15||Challenging Cases in Pediatric Infectious Diseases; Lessons from the Inpatient Wards for the General Practitioner||Chadi M. El Saleeby, MD|
|4:15-4:30||Break: Travel Time to Breakout Sessions|
|4:30-5:30||BREAKOUT SESSION B|
|Option 1: Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Myths: Don't Let These Get in the Way of Effective Management||Michael Pistiner, MD|
|Option 2: Hot Topics; Updates in Workup and Management of Pediatric Fevers||Kevin Schwartz, MD; Madeleine Matthiesen, MD; Chadi El Saleeby, MD|
|†Option 3: Identifying and Treating Substance Use Disorder in Pediatric Practice||Jessica Gray, MD|
|Option 4: Pediatric Lower Extremity Examination: A Pragmatic Approach||Gleeson N. Rebello, MD|
Clinical Updates: Benjamin A. Nelson, MD
|8:00-9:00am||Recognition and Treatment of PANDAS and PANS||Mark S. Pasternack, MD; Kyle Williams, MD, PhD|
|9:00-10:00||Pediatric Ophthalmology Essentials||Melanie Kazlas, MD|
|10:30-11:30||What's New in ADHD?||Timothy E. Wilens, MD|
|11:30-11:45||Break: Travel Time to Breakout Sessions|
|11:45-12:45||BREAKOUT SESSION C|
|Option 1: Treating Eating Disorders in the Primary Care Setting||Kathryn S. Brigham, MD|
|†Option 2: Pediatric Headache: Overview of Evaluation and Management||Kristen Lindgren, MD|
|Option 3: Premature Infants: Special Considerations in Primary Care||Janice Lowe, M|
|Option 4: "What Do I Do When My Son Insists He Is a Girl?": Transgender and Gender-Affirming Medicine for the Primary Care Pediatrician||Ariel Frey-Vogel, MD|
Clinical Updates: Ronni L. Goldsmith, MD
|2:00-3:00||Pediatric Anxiety Disorder||Erica Greenberg, MD|
|3:00-4:00||Office Emergencies||Ari R. Cohen, MD, FAAP|
|4:30-5:30||BREAKOUT SESSION D|
|*Option 1: The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Case-Based Surgical Problems Seen in the Primary Care Setting||Daniel P. Doody, MD|
|Option 2: Difficult Families, Difficult Conversations, Difficult Circumstances: Let's Talk It Over||Michael S. Jellinek, MD|
|Option 3: Stump the Chumps -CANCELLED||Peter T. Greenspan, MD; Marjorie A. Curran, MD|
|Option 4: What's New in the Pediatric Aerodigestive Center?||M. Shannon Fracchia, MD; Christopher J. Hartnick, MD; Stephen C. Hardy, MD; Cheryl Hersh, MA, CCC-SLP|
|Option 5: Bringing Our Best Selves to Our Work: Reflecting on Our Relationships as Pediatric Providers||Rob M. Meyer, MD; Susan R. Hata, MD|
Clinical Updates: John Patrick T. Co, MD, MPH
Magical; The Life of Gi
||Claire Zar Kessler, MD|
||Navneet Virk Hundal MD|
||Uzma Shah, MD|
||Christopher J. Moran, MD|
|9:15-10:15||Paying for Child Health Care—What's New?||James M. Perrin, MD, FAAP|
|10:45-11:45||Primary Care Pediatric ENT||Leila Mankarious, MD; Mike Cohen, MD; Donald Keamy, MD|
|11:45-12:45||Pediatric Dermatology: A Panoply of Practical and Puzzling Patients from Private Practice: Part 12||Ira L. Skolnik, MD, PhD|
|* Risk Management Study Credits † Opioid Education and Pain Management Training ‡ End-of-Life Care Studies|
Residents and Fellows in Training: $575
Allied Health Professionals: $575
Processing (service fee): $5
*All fees shown in USD
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