Best Practices In Pediatrics Winter 2014

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Our Best Practices in Pediatrics conferences provides the latest information about common problems encountered in pediatric practices. These conferences benefit all health care providers who work with children, including pediatricians, family practice physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

Registration tips (please view before registering)

Best Practices in Pediatric Winter 2014 registration

  • $125 if registered before Dec. 31*
    Friday: $55.00 | Saturday: $70.00
  • $135 if registered before Feb. 7*
    Friday: $60.00 | Saturday: $75.00
  • $160 if registered after Feb. 7*
    Friday: $70.00 | Saturday: $90.00

Register for the conference

For those not claiming credit there is no cost to attend; registration is required.

The Medical College of Wisconsin and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin providers may attend and receive credit at no cost; registration is required.

*Workshops will be offered to conference participants for an additional $5 fee for each workshop. Attendance is very limited for each workshop and registration is required prior to conference, no day of workshop registration.

Accommodations

Hotel rooms are available at Glacier Canyon Lodge at the Wilderness Resort and Waterpark until they are sold out. Call (800) 867-9453 to make reservations. Please mention you are with the Best Practices in Pediatrics at Glacier Canyon Lodge, or Leader #393176.

Discounted rooms are available at Glacier Canyon Lodge until they are sold out or Feb. 4:

  • Double queen deluxe: $99 (Thur., 3/6)
    $169 (Fri., 3/7 or Sat., 3/8)
  • Two bedroom deluxe: $130 (Thur., 3/6)
    $210 (Fri., 3/7 or Sat., 3/8)
  • Three bedroom deluxe: $225 (Thur., 3/6)
    $400 (Fri., 3/7 or Sat., 3/8)

Glacier Canyon Lodge at the Wilderness Resort and Waterpark
511 East Adams St., Wisconsin Dells, Wis.

Best Practices in Pediatrics Winter 2014 schedule

Friday, March 7
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Workshops
1:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Conference speakers
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Reception and poster session with authors

Saturday, March 8
7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Conference speakers
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Workshops

Full conference schedule (PDF)

Friday, March 7 (This half day will be focused on adolescent topics.)
11:00 a.m. - 12:50 p.m. Registration and posters available for viewing
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Workshops | Heart Murmurs, Constipation, or Feeding/Nutrition
12:50 - 1:00 p.m. Welcome
1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Menorrhagia: Workup and treatment of young women with heavy periods by Veronica Flood, MD, and Seema Menon, MD
1:45 - 2:30 p.m. Pediatric concussion: What's all the fuss about? by Shayne Fehr, MD
2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Break and posters available for viewing
2:45 - 3:30 p.m. Acne: Creating guidelines of care by Sheila Galbraith, MD
3:30 - 4:15 p.m. Headaches in teens: Classification, evaluation and treatment by Katie Dubois-Seremet, APNP
4:15 - 5:15 p.m. Reception, poster session with authors and program exhibits. Children's Specialty Group and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Physicians from Cardiology, Fetal Medicine, Gastroenterology, Hematology/Oncology/BMT, Plastic Surgery, Surgery and Urology will be available for networking. Advanced practice providers, fellows and pediatric and adolescent research or report posters.

Saturday, March 8 (full day)
7:00 - 7:30 a.m. Registration, continental breakfast and posters available for viewing
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Medical news you can use! by Michael Gutzeit, MD
8:00 - 8:45 a.m. Controversies in pediatrics: Management of urinary tract infections, vesicoureteral reflux and antibiotic prophylaxis by John Kryger, MD
8:45 - 9:30 a.m. Common surgical issues in the primary care office by John Aiken, MD
9:30 - 9:45 a.m. Break and posters available for viewing
9:45 - 10:30 a.m. Orofacial cleft management by John Jensen, MD
10:30 - 11:15 a.m. Primary care approach to arrhythmias in older children and adolescents by Anoop Singh, MD
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch and poster session with authors
12:15 - 1:00 p.m. The role of the interventional radiologist in the diagnosis and treatment of children with renal-vascular hypertension by Nghia (Jack) Vo, MD
1:00 - 2:30 p.m Cough: Evaluation and management from an aerodigestive perspective by Cecille Sulman, MD; Nicholas Antos, MD; and Richard Noel, MD
2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Meeting evaluation and wrap-up
2:45 - 3:45 p.m. Workshops | Heart Murmurs, Constipation, or Feeding/Nutrition

ACCME Accreditation Statement

The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement

The Medical College of Wisconsin designated this Live Activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 12 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin fully intends to comply with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If any participant is in need of accommodations, please call (414) 337-7397.