Updates in Primary Care

Leonard and Madlyn Abramson Pediatric Research Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
3615 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104  

Date:
Apr 4, 2020 from 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (ET)

Overview

This one-day program created by Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Primary Care Network, will provide primary care pediatricians and advanced practice providers with the most up-to-date information on a variety of common pediatric issues and current research. By the end of the conference, attendees will be able to recognize threats to public health, analyze current pediatric primary care literature, critique current practice guidelines, and create a wellness and/or safety culture. The speakers represent experts from across Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in an interdisciplinary education model.

Objectives

  1. Define common pediatric dermatologic conditions and prepare for their management within primary care
  2. Describe the current management of asthma and differentiate treatment options based on asthma phenotype
  3. Explain the most common bacterial pathogens of pediatric illnesses and select appropriate antibiotics to minimize antimicrobial resistance globally
  4. Evaluate personal priorities in addressing wellness and safety for self and patients, and, through hands-on workshops, create strategies for promotion of a wellness and/or safety culture

Registration

The conference will be held in the Leonard and Madlyn Abramson Pediatric Research Center at CHOP. The registration fee is $100 and includes continental breakfast, breaks, lunch, parking and syllabus material.

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Accreditation

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education to physicians.