Pediatric Pearls: Development & Behavior

Date & Location
Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Double Tree Hotel, Oak Brook , IL

Target Audience
Family Practice, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing, Pediatrics, Physician Assistant

A one-day conference designed for healthcare providers interested in learning more about typical and a-typical behavior and development in our young children.

  1. Recognize the signs of an irritable infant and determine the causes of the fussiness and if a referral to a specialist is warranted.
  2. Discuss the approaches to treating the child with downs syndrome , including new recommendations for advancing their developmental milestones.
  3. Explain the developmental and behavioral concerns in the child ASD and the dilemmas in screening.
  4. Describe the developmental and behavioral issues in the child with congenital heart disease.
  5. Recognize the reasons to be alarmed when speech and language is delayed and when to be concerned.

Register online by February 11, 2019 at


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 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.