AAP Colorado's Annual CME Conference 2023

Aurora, CO US
April 14, 2023


Jointly Provided by: AAP Colorado and Children's Hospital Colorado

Welcome AAP Colorado Participants.

Please "log-in" or create one learner profile, if you don't already have one. This will allow for participation on the Children's Hospital Colorado Continuing Education site, including registration, payment, evaluation, crediting and transcript verification for the AAP-CO Conference.

AAP Colorado's Annual CME Conference 2023 is a full-day Hybrid event. We look forward to returning to In-Person format. The format includes interactive case-based discussions and time for questions and answers.  Technology will allow audience participation.  This year's conference will be informative, collaborative, stimulating, and in a format constructed to make learning stick.

Target Audience

Pediatricians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, social workers, counselors, and all who care for pediatric patients will find this conference of interest.

Fee adjusted at checkout based on membership and learner type. 

Additional Information

Course Contact: 
Ellen Brilliant - ellen@aapcolorado.org
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
04/14/2023 - 7:30am MDT
Event ends: 
04/14/2023 - 4:15pm MDT

Agenda - Friday, April 14, 2023 (MST)

7:30-8:00          In-Person Attendance Check-In, Optional Exhibitor Visits, and Virtual Access Link Opens

                           All registered participants

                           AAP-CO Chapter Annual General Members’ Meeting

                           Cassie Littler, MD, FAAP, AAP-CO Chapter President                          

8:00-8:05          Welcome/Opening Comments

Sharisse Arnold Rehring, MD, FAAP, AAP-CO 2023 CME Director

8:05-8:35          A Call to Action: Preventing Suicide in Youth

Sandra Fritsch, MD, MSEd, DFAACAP

8:35-9:35          Conjunctivitis and Uncomplicated AOM- A New Take on 2 Sticky Situations

                           Holly Frost, MD

9:35-10:05       Penicillin Allergy? Fact or Fiction

                           Kirstin Carel, MD

10:05-10:15     Morning Break and Optional Exhibitor Visits

10:15-11:15     Substance Use Disorder: Updates and Interventions

Christian Thurstone, MD

11:15-12:15     Pediatric Patients with Eating Disorders: What is the role of the primary care provider in diagnosis and management?

Amy Sass, MD

12:15-1:40       Lunch Break (Provided for on-site guests) and Optional Exhibitor Visits

12:30-1:30       Pediatric Grand Rounds- Foundations for Child Advocacy in 2023 (12:30-1:30)

                          Featuring Mark Del Monte, JD, CEO and Executive VP, American Academy of Pediatrics

1:40-2:55         Supporting Gender Diverse Youth and Families

                          Amanda Bogart, MD, FAAP & Marissa Nunes-Moreno, PhD

2:55-3:05         Afternoon Break and Optional Exhibitor Visits

3:05-3:35         Home Oxygen Therapy in Preterm Infants: To Wean or Not to Wean 

                          Christopher D. Baker, MD

3:35-4:05         Shedding Light on the Revised AAP Hyperbilirubinemia Guidelines: How to Safely do Less 

                          Kaitlin Widmer, MD

4:05-4:15         Closing Comments, Evaluation, Adjourn

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 E 16th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045
United States

The annual AAP-CO conference will be Hybrid. We look forward to welcoming In-Person participation, with a Virtual Option.

Conference participants MUST park in Visitor Lot #10 - Free parking is accessible from Victor Street only. Do NOT park in the patient parking structure.

Please allow plenty of time to park and pre-screen at main entrance. Masks required in the Hospital and Conference Center Lobby.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Children's Hospital Colorado and the American Academy of Pediatrics, Colorado Chapter.

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

Children's Hospital Colorado designates this Live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.50 Attendance


Please login or register to take this course.

Actual registration fee adjusted based on membership status and learner type at check-out.

Participate as an active learner.

Complete the evaluation to obtain Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit.

Scholarships available through the AAP Colorado's Dr. Barbara R. Reed Education and Advocacy Fund. Please contact info@aapcolorado.org for more information.

Cancellation Policy

The Planning Committee reserves the right to alter the agenda or cancel the conference in the event of an unforeseen circumstance, or if the minimum registration is not attained by March 31, 2023 with a full refund to participants.

The registration fee is non-refundable, however if you are unable to attend, you may send a substitute (notification required).

Individuals who fail to attend the activity (no-shows) will not receive any refund. Forfeited fees may not be applied to any other activity.

Required Hardware/software

Internet connection. Audio and Video.