Hirschsprung Disease Course

August 12, 2021 to August 13, 2021

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Mobile number is not required for International guests.

Registration is required to participate each day.

Learners must confirm virtual Attendance/Check-in and complete the evaluation for professional credit. Session codes will be provided and check in occurs 30 minutes before the start time. (MST)

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Led by Luis De La Torre, MD, Alberto Peña, MD, and Andrea Bischoff, MD, renowned pediatric surgeons from the International Center for Colorectal and Urogenital Care at Children's Hospital Colorado.

This course will be hosted virtually and daily registration is required.

Target Audience

The course is designed for pediatric surgeons, urologists, gynecologists and gastroenterologists, as well as pediatric nurses managing patients with colorectal issues.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Review the principles of diagnosis and management of anorectal defects
  • Discuss the challenges of short- and long-term postoperative care
  • Describe the diagnosis of fecal incontinence and constipation and the difference in their management
  • Recognize indications for re-operative surgery
  • Discuss management of associated urologic and gynecologic problems
  • Review the comprehensive management approach to cloacal exstrophy
  • Explain or outline the use of the posterior sagittal approach for a variety of conditions


Learner Outcome

Participants will report increased knowledge of pertinent clinical conditions of pediatric patients with Hirschsprung Disease and propose practice improvements to their teams based on evidence-based guidelines, tools and resources presented at the conference.

Additional Information

Course Contact: 
Shaun Ayon, CME Project Manager, (720) 777-2700, shaun.ayon@childrenscolorado.org
Course summary
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/12/2021 - 8:00am MDT
Event ends: 
08/13/2021 - 12:30pm MDT
Children's Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO 80045
United States

Course will be hosted virtually.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships for Planners, Faculty, Content Experts and Content Reviewers

As a provider of continuing medical education (CME) by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) by Colorado Nurses Association, Children's Hospital Colorado ensures balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its CME/NCPD activities. 

To comply with ACCME and NCPD accreditation guidelines, each planner, faculty, content expert and content reviewer(s) in a position to control content of this educational activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest. 

All planning committee and participating faculty have reported NO relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest.

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Daily registration is required. Please register for one or both days by selecting respective day.

On the day of the event you may "mark attendance" and perform virtual check-in thirty minutes early (MST), or anytime throughout the day.

Desktop check in here: https://ce.childrenscolorado.org/code

Aug. 12 session code is: yuxcag

Aug 13 session code is: ledtak

Required Hardware/software

Computer with Internet.

Video and Audio.

Daily registration required.