This professional educational conference is designed to provide emergency physicians, pediatricians, family practitioners and other healthcare providers with state-of-the-art evidence-based information in pediatric emergency medicine. The morning session will begin with the 24th Annual Forrest White Visiting Lectureship presented by Holly Perry, MD. In the morning session, Dr. Perry will discuss the opioid crisis, how it happened and what the health profession can do about it. This theme will be continued in the noon session as she discusses toxicology cases from the pediatric emergency department.
Emergency medicine staff from Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters Emergency Center will present a variety of topics pertinent to pediatric emergency care through lectures and case presentations.
Earn up to 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Date and Time
Thursday, April 11, 2019
- 8:00 am - 3:00pm
Program Agenda7:30AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00AM The Opioid Epidemic: How Did It Happen and What Can We Do About It? Holly Perry, MD 24th Annual Forest White Lecturer
Eastern Virginia Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Eastern Virginia Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
9:15AM Welcome and Overview Michael P. Poirier, MD
9:20AM Endocrine Emergencies Seen in the Emergency Department Michelle Arzubi-Hughes, DO
10:10AM Gimme a Break! Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Fractures Nicholas White, MD
11:00AM The Child with Acute Abdominal Pain in the Emergency Department Nicole Schacherer, MD
12:00PM Toxicologic Cases from the Pediatric Emergency Department Holly Perry, MD
1:15PM Respiratory Pathogen Panels, How to Incorporate them into your Management of Children Seen in the Emergency Department Byron Weaver, MD
2:00PM The Ill Appearing Child in the Emergency Department Vipin Phillip, MD
2:50PM Closing Remarks and Wrap-Up Michael P. Poirier, MD
LocationBrickhouse Auditorium & 6th Floor Conference Room
Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters
601 Children’s Lane