Conference for Physicians, PAs, NPs and School Nurses

Friday, May 4, 2018

Augusta Community Care Building
64 Sports Medicine Drive
Fishersville, VA 22939

This conference will focus on Pediatric Medicine. By lectures and question and answer periods, participants will learn to identify new tools they can take back to their practices and schools to help the implementation of improving medical care of infants, children, and teenagers.

 

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe educational management of environmental health and climate experienced by school age children.
  2. Identify issues experienced by the adolescent population.
  3. List current public health issues facing youth citizens of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  4. Discuss the management of school absenteeism and coordination between the medical home and the school in addressing these concerns.
  5. Update and demonstrate Disaster Planning and community preparedness.
  6. Define transitioning adolescents with special health care needs transitioning from high school to adult care.

Target Audience

Pediatricians, Nurse Practitioners, PAs, and Nurses will also benefit from this educational offering.

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Medical Society of Virginia through the joint providership of Carilion Clinic’s CME Program and Virginia Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics.  Carilion Clinic’s CME Program is accredited by The Medical Society of Virginia to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Carilion Clinic’s CME Program designates this live activity for a maximum of    AMA PRA Category 6.75 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Agenda

FRIDAY, May 4, 2018

7:15 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. • Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m. • Welcome/Introductions

Robert Gunther, MD, FAAP
AAP District Vice-Chairman

Tracy White, MA, BSN, RN
VDOE, School Health Specialist

8:10 a.m. – 9:10 a.m. • Climate Change and Schools

Jerome A. Paulson, MD, FAAP
Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics and of Environmental & Occupational Health George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health

9:10 a.m. – 10:05 a.m. • Adolescent Health Immunization Update/ Overcoming Barriers to Immunization

Marshall P. Vogt, MPH, CIC®
Senior Epidemiologist
Virginia Department of Health

Sandy Chung, MD, FAAP
Virginia Chapter-AAP Vice President                                                                                

10:05 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. • Break

10:20 – 11:15 a.m. • Public Health Update

Norman Oliver, MD, MA
Deputy Commissioner for Population Health Virginia Department of Health

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. • Virginia Health Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery

Colonel Bob Mauskapf
Director, Emergency Preparedness Virginia Department of Health

Stop the Bleed Presentation

Leonard J. Weireter Jr. MD FACS

Arthur and Marie Kirk Family Professor of Surgery Eastern Virginia Medical School, Vice-chair American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma

 

12:15 p.m. – 1:10p.m. • LUNCH       

1:10 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. • Mental Health-Anxiety

Dorothy A. O’Keefe, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

1:50 – 2:40 p.m. • Adolescent Health Transition

Julia Taylor, MD, MA
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics,
University of Virginia School of Medicine 

Patricia V. Haymes, JD
Director, Office of Dispute Resolution
Virginia Department of Education

2:40 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. • Break  

2:55 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. • School Absenteeism Panel

Julia Taylor, MD, MA
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Virginia School of Medicine

 Joseph Wharff
School Counseling Specialist
Virginia Department of Education

Dorothy A. O’Keefe, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

4:00 p.m. • Adjourn

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Conference for Physicians, PAs, NPs and School Nurses

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