Human Growth Foundation Education Day 2020

October 17, 2020

The 2020 Human Growth Foundation Education Day Conference is for pediatricians, primary care physicians, pediatric nurse practitioners, medical students and medical personnel interested in updating medical knowledge of conditions and entities in Pediatric Endocrinology

Target Audience

Pediatricians
Primary Care Physicians
Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
Medical Students

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will be able to

  1. Identify abnormal growth patterns in children
  2. Prevent diabetes risk during pandemic crisis
  3. Manage Cholesterol and Triglycerides in pediatric patients
  4. Identify patients with gender dysphoria and refer to specialized care to prevent psychological complications
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course opens: 
09/03/2020
Course expires: 
10/17/2020
Event starts: 
10/17/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/17/2020 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$35.00
Rating: 
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7:30 - 8:00 AM

Registration

8:00 - 8:15 AM

Welcome: Ms. Patti Costa, President HGF & Dr. Marco Danon, Pediatric Endocrinologist

8:15 - 8:45 AM

Thyroid Disorders in Childhood: Dr. Pedro Pagan, NCH Pediatric Endocrinologist

8:45 - 9:15 AM

Thyroid Cancer in Children: Dr. Yong Bao, JMH Pediatric Endocrinologist                                                                                                                                  

9:15 AM – 9:30 AM

Pre-Diabetes in Children, the Pandemia Effect: Dr. Janine Sanchez, JMH Pediatric Diabetologist

9:30 – 10:00 AM

Management of Pediatric Diabetes: Dr. Adriana Carrillo, NCH Pediatric Endocrinologist

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Questions & Answers:  Drs. Pagan, Bao, Sanchez, Carrillo

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

BREAK

10:45 AM – 11:15 PM

Extremes in Puberty: When to Worry: Dr. Milagros Huerta, Pediatric Endocrinologist

11:15 PM – 11:45 PM

Contraceptives and PCOS in Adolescents: Dr. Marcela Nur, JMH  Adolescent Medicine

11:45 PM – 12:15 PM

Hyperlipidemias in Children: Dr. Joshua Tarkoff, NCH Pediatric Endocrinologist

12:15 – 12:45 PM

Questions & Answers: Drs. Huerta, Nur, Tarkoff

12:45 PM – 1:15 PM

BREAK

1:15 -1:45 PM

Pediatricians dealing with Gender Dysphoria: Dr. Alejandro Diaz, NCH Pediatric Endocrinologist

1:45 - 2:15 PM

Bone Age and Other Skeletal Issues: Dr. Rachel Pevsner, NCH Pediatric Radiologist

2:15 - 2:45 PM

Growth Treatment in Genetic Syndromes: Dr.Carmen Bustamante, Pediatric Endocrinologist

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM

BREAK

3:00 - 3:30 PM

Growth Hormone and Aromatase Inhibitors in Short Stature: Dr. Monica Dussan, NCH Pediatric Endocrinologist

3:30 - 4:00 PM

NON-CME LECTURE: Long Acting Growth Hormone: Dr. Pisit Pitukcheewanont,
Los Angeles Children’s Hospital Pediatric Endocrinologist

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Questions & Answers

This virtual event is will be broadcasted by

  

 

Virtual meeting details will be provided prior to the event. You will be contacted via email with instructions on how to connect. These instructions will also be posted within the course.

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

DESIGNATION STATEMENT: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT DISCLOSURE:  No commercial support was provided for this activity. 

FACULTY/PLANNER DISCLOSURE POLICY: In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Standards for Commercial Support, all planners, teachers, and authors involved in the development of CME content are required to disclose to the accredited provider their relevant financial relationships. Relevant financial relationships will be disclosed to the activity audience.

Available Credit

  • 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Price

Cost:
$35.00
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Registration Fees:

Registration Type

Fee

Nicklaus Children's Hospital Employed Staff (Including physician & non physician employees)

Free

Nicklaus Children's Hospital Geographic Medical Staff (Non-NCH Employed)

Free

Nicklaus Children's Health Other Medical Staff (Credentialed but not hospital based)

$35

Nicklaus Children's Hospital Resident or Fellow

Free

Non-NCHS Residents or Fellows (Letter or email from program director required)

$35

US/Domestic Physician

$35

International Physicians - NO CME

$35

Required Hardware/software

To be able to successfully view/complete this course the following hardware/software are required:

Web browsers compatible with our system:

Desktop: Google Chrome, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft EDGE, and Opera

Mobile: Apple iPhones and iPads iOS 6+, Android phones and tablets 4.1+

If you encounter any issues while accessing our courses, please contact cme@nicklaushealth.org