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19th Annual Pediatric CME Conference

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 2:30 PM

19th Annual Pediatric CME Conference Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent MVP Care for Kids Wednesday, September 26, 2018   Please join us for the 19th Annual Fall Pediatric Conference to be held at Ritz Charles in Carmel, IN on September 26, 2018.  Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. with presentations to kick off at 8:30 a.m.  Topics of discussion for this year's conference include Asthma, Orthopedics, Nephrology, Neuromuscular, Dysmenorrhea, Autism Management, Infectious Disease and featuring Dr. Jerry Mendell, Founder of the Clinical Translational Gene Therapy Program at at the Research Institue at Nationwide Children's Hospital.  Please see the Keynote Speaker Bio below regarding more information on Dr. Mendell and his area of study.   Register now to join fellow colleagues for a day of educational learning.     Agenda 7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m.:      Registration and Continental Breakfast   8:30 a.m.-8:35 a.m.:      Welcome/Announcements   8:35 a.m.-9:25 a.m.:      "Asthma Updates," Dr. Chandar Ramanathan     9:25 a.m.-10:15 a.m.:    "Orthopedic Updates," Dr. Enrico Stazzone              10:15 a.m.-10:35 a.m.:  BREAK   10:35 a.m.-11:25 a.m.:  "Nephrology - New Pediatric Hypertension Guidelines,"                                                             Dr. Mona Zawaideh   11:25 a.m.-12:20 p.m.:  KEYNOTE:  Dr. Jerry Mendell, "Changing the Playing Field for                                                   Children with Neuromuscular Disease:   Clinical Gene Therapy for                                             SMA and DMD"    12:30 p.m.-1:20 p.m.:    LUNCH   1:20 p.m.-2:10 p.m.:      "Heavy Menstrual Bleeding/Dysmenorrhea," Dr. Lannette Brown-                                              Jones and Dr. Sweta Gupta, GO Clinic   2:10 p.m.-3:00 p.m.:      Update in management of Autism-Spectrum Disorders," Dr. Parul                                             Vora, Dr. Jessica Green and Dr. Brandy Hunt   3:00 p.m.-3:20 p.m.:      BREAK     3:20 p.m.-4:15 p.m.:      "Infectious Disease Updates," Dr. Chris Belcher   4:15 p.m.-4:20 p.m.:      Wrap-Up/Announcements   Learning Objectives At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to: 1.  Differentiate the various severity levels of asthma and implement appropriate therapy as           indicated 2.  Perform a pediatric orthopedic examination and recognize common traumatic and non-             traumatic orthopedic abnormalities 3.  Understand and implement the new pediatric hypertension guidelines 4.  Understand the role of the primary-care physician in the management of children with               neuromuscular disorders 5.  Discuss the approach to an adolescent female with heavy menstrual bleeding 6.  Be familiar with various treatment options and therapies to improve the functioning                   children with autism-spectrum disorder.  Discuss what is autism and review changes from         DSM IV-TR to 5.  Discuss evidence based on treatment for autism.  Review principles of         behavioral modification for office visits.  Recommendations to help parents advocate for           social based services. 7.  Describe changes to the 2018 immunization schedule     About the Keynote Speaker Jerry R. Mendell, M.D. The Ohio State University  Nationwide Children’s Hospital                                                Changing the Playing Field for Children with Neuromuscular Disease:   Clinical Gene Therapy for SMA and DMD Dr. Mendell currently is the Founder of the Clinical Translational Gene Therapy Program at the Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and holds professorships in Neurology, Pediatrics, Pathology, and Physiology and Cell biology at The Ohio State University. He is a Clinician Scientist directing laboratory projects and carrying these to the bedside while at the same time caring for neuromuscular patients in the clinic at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. He has published more than 350 articles with a focus on

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