31st Annual Abby Stoddard Lectureship in Pediatric Neurology

Aurora, CO US
September 19, 2024 to September 20, 2024

The Abby Stoddard Lectureship and Visiting Professorship at Children's Hospital Colorado provides faculty physicians, residents, fellows, nurses and other healthcare providers from Children's Hospital and throughout the Rocky Mountain Region healthcare community an opportunity to observe and discuss the latest clinical cases in pediatric neurology, neuroradiology, childhood stroke, hematology, pediatric neuro-intensive care, and rehabilitation. 


Target Audience

This education program is intended for physicians, fellows, residents, students, advanced practice providers and nurses who have an interest in pediatric neurology. 

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this conference, participants should be able to

  • List important neurotransmitters and transmitter receptors related to development of genetic and posttraumatic infantile and childhood seizures and epilepsy syndromes.
  • Identify several newly described genes related to epilepsy and how alterations in these genes my inhibit the progression of epilepsy and improve cognition and behavior.    
  • Define the rationale for new, targeted therapies in the treatment of pediatric epilepsy.
  • Analyze and evaluate the challenges associated with recruiting and supporting pediatric physician scientists, including funding, work-life balance, and career development opportunities. 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/19/2024 - 12:30pm MDT
Event ends: 
09/20/2024 - 12:00pm MDT

*Please check back soon for agenda details!

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 E 16th Ave
Conference Center - Floor 2
Aurora, CO 80045
United States

The 31st Annual Abby Stoddard Lectureship is a hybrid event. The in-person portion of this conference will be held in the Mt. Oxford Conference Room of the Children's Hospital Colorado Conference Center. Virtual attendees will receive Zoom instructions prior to the event. 

Guest Speaker

Adam Kirton, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical Neurosciences
Dr. Robert Haslam Chair in Pediatric Neurology
Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary
Pediatric Neurologist, Alberta Children's Hospital

Resident Speakers

Megan Abbott, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Katie Bonds, DO
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Michael Enriquez, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Jaisyn Glickman, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Sarah Guistolisi, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Jerry Jewell, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Mollie Lesser, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Kelsey Patterson, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Eileen Ser, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Kirsten Wilhelm, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado

Amy Young, MD
Resident, Children's Hospital Colorado


Planners, faculty, and others in control of content (either individually or as a group) have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.


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 live activity 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.


A general certificate of attendance will be available after the completion of the online evaluation. Claim only credit commensurate of your conference attendance.

Available Credit

  • 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.25 Attendance


Please login or register to take this course.

We are excited to host a hybrid learning format for this year’s Abby Stoddard Lectureship in Child Neurology Conference -- while signing up for this event, please select your preferred attendance option. 

If you are a virtual learner, please join the conference on the days of the event using the Zoom links that will be provided to you via email the week of the conference.

Please note: this course is only available to learners within the United States.