Wednesday, February 26 - Saturday, March 1, 2014
Infant, Child, and Adolescent Medicine Live Course in Palm Springs
Register by January 24 to Save $100
Wednesday, February 26 - Saturday, March 1, 2014
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort and Spa
Palm Springs (Indian Wells), CA
To register by fax or mail, download the registration form(1 page PDF).
Improve care of your youngest patients and prepare them for a lifetime of health awareness by exploring new thinking, new evidence, and new guidelines.
This live activity, Infant, Child, and Adolescent Medicine, with a beginning date of February 26, 2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25.75 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Live activity for a maximum of 25.75 AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
|EARLY BIRD FEE*||FEE|
|AAFP Member||EARLY BIRD FEE*: $895||FEE: $995|
|AAFP New Physician Member||EARLY BIRD FEE*: $820||FEE: $920|
|AAFP Student Resident Member||EARLY BIRD FEE*: $645||FEE: $745|
|Allied Health Professional||EARLY BIRD FEE*: $895||FEE: $995|
|Nonmember||EARLY BIRD FEE*: $1,195||FEE: $1,295|
*Early bird fee available for registrations completed on or before January 24, 2014.
The following hotel is available for accommodations during this course. Contact the hotel to make arrangements for your stay.
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort and Spa(resweb.passkey.com)
44600 Indian Wells Lane
Indian Wells, CA 92210
Phone: (888) 421-1442
Rate: $199 Single/Double Occupancy + current tax rate
Accommodation Cutoff -- January 24, 2014
Note: A limited number of rooms at the discounted group rate are available for conference registrants on a first-come, first-served basis, and cannot be guaranteed by the AAFP.
About Hotel Reservations
- Reservations made after January 24, 2014, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
- Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort and Spa guarantees reservation by credit card and will not be charged prior to scheduled arrival date.
- Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival.
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Improve adherence to evidence-based clinical guidelines in practice.
- Synthesize appropriate diagnosis and treatment plans for common pediatric conditions in both outpatient and inpatient settings.
- Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with patients and their caregivers.
- Recognize when to refer to or consult with other specialists to provide optimal patient care.
- Assess cultural factors in the health history and modify management plans to accommodate cultural influences.
Registration includes online access to the syllabus one week before the course. A hard copy of the syllabus may be purchased for $60 when registering for the course. Additional information and instruction will be provided by email after you register.
Download the complete schedule(7 page PDF), which includes session times, topics, faculty, and learning objectives.
|Wednesday, February 26, 2014|
|Wednesday, February 26, 2014 : 7:15 - 7:45 a.m.||Registration / Breakfast Provided|
|Wednesday, February 26, 2014 : 7:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Wednesday, February 26, 2014 : 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Wednesday, February 26, 2014 : 1:30 - 5:15 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Thursday, February 27, 2014|
|Thursday, February 27, 2014 : 7:15 - 7:45 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Thursday, February 27, 2014 : 7:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Thursday, February 27, 2014 : 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Thursday, February 27, 2014 : 1:30 - 5:30 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Friday, February 28, 2014|
|Friday, February 28, 2014 : 7:15 - 7:45 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Friday, February 28, 2014 : 7:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Friday, February 28, 2014 : 12:15 - 1:45 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Friday, February 28, 2014 : 1:45 - 5:30 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Saturday, March 1, 2014|
|Saturday, March 1, 2014 : 7:15 - 7:45 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Saturday, March 1, 2014 : 7:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Saturday, March 1, 2014 : 12:00 p.m.||Course Adjourns|
Note: Course content and times are subject to change.
- Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illicit Drug Use / Prevention
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Childhood Obesity
- Chronic Pain
- Community Acquired Pneumonia
- Contraception Management
- Developmental Delays
- ENT Issues / Rhinitis and Epistaxis
- Evaluation of Anemia in Children
- Evaluation of Fever WO Source
- Failure to Thrive
- GERD, Dehydration and GI Issues
- Head Abnormalities in Newborns & Infants
- Infantile Colic
- Lead Poisoning
- Menstrual Disorders in Adolescents
- Musculoskeletal / Orthopedic Issues
- Nutrition and Food Allergies
- Pediatric and Adolescent Vaccinations
- Pediatric Asthma
- Pediatric Behavior and Emotional Development
- Pediatric Emergencies
- Pediatric Heart Murmurs
- Pediatric Hypertension
- Pediatric Urinary Tract Infections
- Quality Improvement
- Toxic Flora Exposure
Note: Topics are subject to change.
Goutham Rao, MD, Course Chair, Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Carrie A. Jaworski, MD, FAAFP, Director, Division of Primary Care Sports Medicine, Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship Director, NOI/NorthShore Orthopedics; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, NorthShore University Health System, Chicago, Illinois
Kaime Mahaniah, MD, Salem, Massachusetts
E.J. Mayeaux, Jr., MD, DABFP, FAAFP, Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina
Dan Merenstein, MD, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Director of Research, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Lynne Nield, MD, Pediatric and Fetal Cardiologist, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Division of Cardiology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Denis R. Pauzé, MD, FAAP, FACEP, Vice Chair of Operations, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, Department of Emergency Medicine, Albany Medical College, Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York
Xavier Sevilla, MD, MBA, FAAFP, Vice President of Clinical Quality for Physician Services, Catholic Health Initiatives, Englewood, Colorado
Belinda A. Vail, MD, FAAFP, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas
Benjamin W. Van Voorhees, MD, MPH, Visiting Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Chief, Section of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Director, TIKES Center, Medical Director, Pediatric Outpatient Center, Interim Associate Head of Clinical Affairs, Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Children's Hospital, University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, Chicago, Illinois
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Infant, Child, and Adolecent Medicine
February 26 - March 1, 2014
Palm Springs, CA