Pediatric Pearls: Spring

Date & Location
Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 8:10 AM - 3:45 PM, The Hyatt Regency - Schaumburg, 1800 Golf Road, Schaumburg, IL

Target Audience

This one-day symposium is designed for healthcare providers interested in learning about
the latest pediatric treatments. The structure of this program remains the same with brief,
practical hints related to several subspecialty issues confronting you in your daily practice.
For this installment, we present lectures on pediatric dental emergencies, bronchiolitis,
tonsillitis and recognizing the patient with an addiction problem so proper management
can begin. In addition, we will feature a special guest, Lurie Children’s first fetal surgeon.
He will discuss advancements in fetal surgery.

  1. Describe the common approach to evaluation of a prenatal fetal surgical candidate.
  2. Recognize the various types of dental trauma in primary and permanent teeth.
  3. Discuss the pathophysiology and relationship of tonsillitis and tonsil hypertrophy.
  4. Consider maternal T cell engraftment in an infant with evidence of immune dysregulation and intractable diarrhea.
  5. Discuss the current management of recurrent bronchiolitis.
  6. Recognize the adolescent with an alcohol and drug dependency.

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The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.