Human Growth Foundation Education Day 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
Primary Care Physicians
Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants will be able to
- Identify abnormal growth patterns in children
- Prevent diabetes risk during pandemic crisis
- Manage Cholesterol and Triglycerides in pediatric patients
- Identify patients with gender dysphoria and refer to specialized care to prevent psychological complications
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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
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
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
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,
4:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Questions & Answers
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Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Florida Board of Medicine Licensed Physicians ONLY:
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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.
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- 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.
- 6.50 Attendance
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Nicklaus Children's Hospital Employed Staff (Including physician & non physician employees)
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Non-NCHS Residents or Fellows (Letter or email from program director required)
International Physicians - NO CME
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