Wednesday, June 24 - Saturday, June 27, 2020 | Washington, DC (Reston, VA)

Child and Adolescent Health Live Course

Save $100 when you register by May 25.

Worry-free registration: We understand that in light of COVID-19 you may be hesitant to register for an in-person event, so we have updated our cancellation policy. You can cancel your Child and Adolescent Health registration at any time, for any reason up to the day before the meeting, and we will issue you a full refund of your registration fee. Please note that this modified cancelation policy is subject to change, so book now to secure your worry-free registration. 

Your medical care is a source of comfort and answers for many patients, especially children and adolescents. Get practical insights and methods for addressing common issues in your practice. 

Child and Adolescent Health

June 24 - 27, 2020

Washington, DC (Reston, VA)
Hyatt Regency Reston


Registration Fees

AAFP Member
Early Bird   $895
Standard    $995

New Physician
Early Bird   $845
Standard    $945

Student or Resident
Early Bird   $645
Standard    $745

Allied Health
Early Bird   $895
Standard    $995

Early Bird   $1,195
Standard    $1,295


Early bird ends May 25.

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The self-study option offers you to learn on your schedule. Learn more »

Fulfill Your Live CME Requirement

Earn up to 20 AAFP Prescribed credits PLUS an additional 6 credits when you attend optional workshops (additional fees apply). View all statements and agreements»

Learning Objectives

After the course, you will be able to:

  • Improve adherence to evidence-based clinical guidelines in practice.
  • Synthesize appropriate diagnosis and treatment plan for common pediatric conditions in both the outpatient and inpatient setting.
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively with the patient and the patient's caregiver to ensure that diagnosis and treatment recommendations are understood.
  • Recognize when to refer to or consult with other specialists to provide optimal patient care.

Event Schedule

Wednesday: 6:30 a.m. Hot Breakfast Provided
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Wednesday: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Wednesday: 1:30 - 5:45 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday: 7:00 a.m.Hot Breakfast Provided
Thursday: 7:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Thursday: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Thursday: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.Optional Sessions*
Friday: 7:00 a.m.Hot Breakfast Provided
Friday: 7:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Friday: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.Lunch on Your Own
Friday: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.Optional Sessions*
Saturday : 7:00 a.m.Hot Breakfast Provided
Saturday : 7:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.General Sessions
Saturday : 12:00 p.m.Course Adjourn

*Separate registration and fee required.


Topics are subject to change.

  • Adolescent Opioid Misuse
  • Adolescent Preventive Care
  • Autism
  • Child Maltreatment and Abuse
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Common Behavior Issues
  • Common Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Injuries: They're Not Just Little Adults
  • Contraception Management
  • Enuresis: Bedwetters Awake! An Evidence-Based Approach to Enuresis Management
  • Failure to Thrive: Diagnosis and Management in Infants and Children
  • Lower Extremity Abnormalities in Children
  • New Drugs of Abuse
  • Pediatric Asthma
  • Pediatric Heart Murmurs
  • Pediatric Immunizations
  • Pediatric Limp
  • Social Media, Adolescents, and Mental Health: What's Your Role?
  • Traumatic Brain Injury in Children
  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in Children

How to Add Optional Sessions

Separate registration and fee required to attend an optional session. Seats are limited and are only available to course registrants. Select a session during online registration.

Already registered for the course? You may now edit your registration online to add a optional session. Register now »

Optional Sessions

Musculoskeletal Examination

(#101) Thursday, June 25, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. or
(#103) Friday, June 26, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

  • Perform a musculoskeletal screening examination using a validated screening tool.
  • Identify findings that indicate the need for a more detailed examination.
  • Describe principles of gait patterns (e.g. symmetry, leg alignment, presence of pain, limp).
  • Recognize normal variances seen in the pediatric musculoskeletal examination.

Casting and Splinting

(#102) Thursday, June 25, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
(#104) Friday, June 26, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

  • Assess injured bones or soft tissue to determine the stage and severity of the injury and determine the most effective mechanism of treatment.
  • Compare the indications for using casts, splints or wrapping and taping.
  • Evaluate appropriate imaging modalities for patients with acute or chronic injuries that require diagnostic imaging evaluation.

Course Materials

Registration includes online access to the full-color syllabus and other on-site resources one week before the course. A hard copy of the full-color syllabus may be purchased for $79.95 when registering for the course. A limited number of syllabuses will be available for purchase on site.

Hotel Information

The following hotel is available for accommodations during this course. Contact the hotel to make arrangements for your stay. Making reservations early is encouraged.

Hyatt Regency Reston(
1800 Presidents Street
Reston, VA 20190
Phone: (877) 803-7534

Rate: $225 Single/Double Occupancy 
+ current tax rate

Accommodation Cutoff -- May 25, 2020

AAFP CME Courses in Reston, VA

Located in the middle of Reston Town Center, Hyatt Regency Reston is surrounded by plenty of shopping and dining options, a movie theater, and popular businesses. It’s the largest hotel in the Dulles Airport Corridor, with complimentary shuttle service to and from your terminal.

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 May 25, 2020, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
  • Hyatt Regency Reston guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will not be charged prior to arrival date.
  • Credit cards will not be charged prior to arrival date.
  • Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival.
  • Complimentary internet access in guest rooms
  • Complimentary access to fitness center
  • 50% discount for self-parking

CME Credit Statement

This Live activity, Child and Adolescent Health, with a beginning date of June 24, 2020, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 26 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 26 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
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Can't attend live?


The self-study option offers you to learn on your schedule. Learn more »