2nd Annual Children's Hospital Colorado Virtual Pediatric Care Symposium

October 27, 2021

This virtual symposium focuses on the assessment and management of common pediatric conditions in hospital, ambulatory and community settings. Current clinical issues and implications for children's health and clinician care delivery are presented and discussed. 

This conference will be hosted virtually.  A Zoom link will be provided via email 2 days before the conference.

Conference Brochure: PDF icon Conference Brochure-2nd Annual Children's Hospital Colorado Virtual Pediatric Symposium 10-27-21.pdf

Target Audience

This conference is for interdisciplinary healthcare team members including nursing, providers and pre-hospital providers.

International Participants

International participants are welcome! Please note the mobile number feature is not enabled for international guests. International guests, please complete the registration process by visiting the "Register" tab.

Learner Outcomes

As a result of this session, learners will be able to report new knowledge related to pediatric specialty practice in order to provide current, evidence-based care to pediatric populations. 

 

Learning Objectives

  • Describe common targeted non-pharmacological interventions that can be provided in a medical setting to patients with identified mental health concerns.
  • Define human trafficking, identify risk factors and review resources for identification and reporting.
  • Discuss the initial evaluation and management of cyanotic heart disease.
  • Identify seizures versus seizure mimic symptoms in the diagnostic process.
  • Describe current recommendations for the management of common pediatric respiratory symptoms.
  • Examine resilience practices within a research model designed to measure the efficacy of creative arts therapy as an intervention to prevent burnout
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.25 Attendance
  • 6.25 Colorado State EMS
  • 6.25 NCPD
Course opens: 
07/27/2021
Course expires: 
11/17/2021
Event starts: 
10/27/2021 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
10/27/2021 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Time

Topic

Faculty

7:45 am

Introduction and Welcome

 

8:00

Early Identification & Targeted Treatment of Pediatric

Mental Health Concerns in a Medical Setting

Jessica Hawks, Ph.D.

9:00 

Screening and Recognition of Human Trafficking                 

Denise C. Abdoo, PhD, CPNP

 

10:00

Break

 

10:15

Cyanotic Heart Disease                                                                                                                   

Mike DiMaria, MD, FASE

11:15                 

Seizures…or is it?                                                                           

Diana Walleigh, MD

12:15 pm

Lunch

 

1:15

Common Pediatric Respiratory Infections                                

Kaitlin Widmer, MD

2:15

Building Resilience in Healthcare

Katherine Reed, LPC

3:15 

Evaluation and Adjourn

 

Children's Hospital Colorado
United States

This conference will be hosted virtually.  A Zoom link will be provided 2 days before the conference.

Denise C. Abdoo, PhD CPNP
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Child Protection Team, SANE Coordinator
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Mike DiMaria, MD, FASE
Assistant Professor
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Director, Single Ventricle Program
Director, Echocardiography Lab
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Christine Griffin, PhD, RN, NPD-BC, CPN
Caritas Coach, Master HeartMath Trainer
Professional Development Specialist
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Jessica Hawks, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychologist
Clinical Director of Ambulatory Services
Pediatric Mental Health Institute
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Diana Walleigh, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology
University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus
Attending Physician in Child Neurology and Epilepsy
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Kaitlin Widmer, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine Attending
Children’s Hospital Colorado

 

Medical

Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this Other activity (Internet Live Course) for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing

Children’s Hospital Colorado is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational activity for 6.25 nursing contact hours is provided by Children’s Hospital Colorado.

EMS

Children’s Hospital Colorado is a State of Colorado recognized EMS Training Group (CO-049) and will provide 6.25 continuing education credits for all pre-hospital providers.

Other

A general certificate of attendance will be available.

 

Available Credit

  • 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.25 Attendance
  • 6.25 Colorado State EMS
  • 6.25 NCPD

Price

Cost:
$0.00
Please login or register to take this course.
  • Register for the conference
  • To capture your attendance at the conference, you must enter the attendance code via text or desktop . The attendance code will be shared at the start of the conference. 

*The mobile number feature is not enabled for international guests. International guests, please complete the registration process.

Required Hardware/software

This conference will be held online. You will need access to the internet and speakers or a headset to participate.