“Pediatric Head and Neck Update” “How to diagnose, treat and refer for further evaluation of common pediatric problems?"

Pediatric News reported that ear, nose and throat concerns made up more than half of the top 10 pediatric office visits. Join us to learn more as we host 4 pediatric sub-specialists for our 2-hour CME dinner program!

Dates and Locations – Choose one - Click on the date to register! 

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Lake Worth FL

(New location with good food!) Fountains Country Club - 4476 Fountains Drive, Lake Worth, FL 33467

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 Port St. Lucie

Tutto Fresco Restaurant - 9501 Reserve Blvd, Port St Lucie, FL 34986

Presenters: (Each presenter will have specific objectives for each titled 20 minute presentation)

Jiovani M. Visaya, MDSurgical vs. Medical Treatment of Otitis Media in Children: Show Me the Evidence

David L. Mandell, MD: Pediatric Tonsillectomy Guidelines Review: Who, What, Why, When, and How? 

Alfredo S. Archilla, MDRhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery. What is it? 

Eric Stelnicki, MDThe 3 H’s of Pediatric Plastic Surgery: Head Shapes, Hemangiomas, and Hidradenitis Suprativa

 

Overall CME Objectives:

Review the guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of otitis media and sinusitis and when to refer for surgical intervention

Identify adenoidal and tonsillar hypertrophy causing obstructive sleep apnea

Evaluate neck masses on exam with the appropriate radiologic test and when surgical intervention is needed

Differentiate between plagiocephaly and craniosynostosis and the review latest treatments

 Full CME information is found under the education tab

Printable Meeting Flyer click here 

Exhibitor Registration Click here      Printable Display Opportunity Click here 



Thank you to the 80 healthcare providers who attended. 

"Mental Health Naturally"

Monday Evening, January 28, 2019

Presented by: Kathi J. Kemper, MD, MPH

Dr. Kemper is the Director of the Center for Integrative Health and Wellness and a Professor of Pediatrics at the Ohio State University. She is recognized internationally as the founder of the field of integrative pediatrics. She is the author of 4 books: The Holistic Pediatrician; Mental Health Naturally; Addressing ADD Naturally and Authentic Healing.

Objectives: By the end of this session, participants will be able to: 

  • Help patients with possible anxiety, depression, and/or ADHD identify health goals.
  • Use evidence-based resources to recommend, tolerate, monitor, or avoid dietary supplements for mental health 
  • Promote healthy lifestyle behaviors and evidence-based complementary approaches to achieving optimal mental health

2 CME Credits -CME Credit provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare Full CME information is available under the education tab.

To Access your CME credits you need to take the online evaluation: 

https://akhcme.com/akhcme/pages/mentalhealth

 Download a pdf file of Dr. Kemper's full presentation: Mental Health Naturally

 

Many thanks to the companies and organizations who support our society through the purchase of a display during our business reception:  Children's Services Council of Palm Beach County, Chrysalis Health, Jupiter Medical Center, Life Of Purpose Addiction Recovery, Lindamood - Bell Learning Processes, Mead Johnson Nutritional, Palm Beach Childrens Hospital, VIP KIDZ PPEC

If you did not attend and want to pay 2019 membership dues. Click here to pay. 


 

If you are looking for a pediatrician in South Florida or you are involved in our pediatric community, we are here to help you! We are a non-profit organization of pediatricians, pediatric nurse practitioners pediatric dentists and pediatric sub-specialists in Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee counties in South Florida.  Our society’s mission is to provide a forum for these professions to be able to come together in three meetings annually to share experiences, network and learn about the best medical practices in pediatric care with the primary interest being the health and advocacy of children. 

All of our past programs and full presentations can be found under the EDUCATION tab at the top of the pge.  
If you would like to to suggest a meeting topic – we welcome your suggestions. Please email topics and potential presenters to our volunteer administrator: Susie Graham at [email protected]
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