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2018 Presentations

CME Credit

CME credits are available for one year after the original date of the presentation.  Videos will remain available for viewing during that same period.
To earn credit, watch the desired video and click on the CME Credit button.  You will be directed to log into your CME Tracker profile.  Enter the event code listed below, NOT the code from the video. From there, you will be presented with a posttest and evaluation.  Upon successful completion of the posttest, you'll be presented with a certificate for your records.  All successfully completed posttests will automatically add a credit to your transcript as well.  Note: this must be completed via logging in to your CME Tracker profile, NOT via the app used when attending a live event.

Contact CME Coordinator Sara Olsen at solsen@childrensomaha.org with questions.  See instructions for viewing from a Mac computer at the bottom of this page.

Date

Trauma
CME

Title of Presentation

2018/01/12



Event Code: TBD

 

Pediatric Pain and the Opiate Epidemic
Jessica K. Goeller, DO
Director, Acute Pain Service
Children’s Specialty Physicians
Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology
UNMC College of Medicine

Objectives:
1. Discuss the history of opiates.
2. Describe the evolution of opiate use as it relates to pain.
3. Discuss the opiate epidemic as it relates to the pediatric population.            

Presenters have disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.
2018/01/19  

Event Code: TBD

Abusive Head Trauma and Eye Findings, What is New in 2018
Donny W. Suh, MD
Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus
Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Associate Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Science
UNMC College of Medicine

Objectives:
1. Describe the pathophysiology of retinal hemorrhages.
2. Discuss controversies in eye findings and shaken baby syndrome.
3. Discuss research in eye findings in abusive head trauma.            

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.
2018/01/26  

Event Code: TBD
Child Identity Theft: Deter, Detect & Defend
Ryan Sothan
Outreach Coordinator
Nebraska Attorney General’s Office

Objectives:
1. Recognize the warning signs that a child's identity has been stolen.
2. List three things to do right away when a child's identity has been stolen.
3. Define COPPA (what it is; why it exists; how it works) and list at least two other safeguards for protecting children's personal identifying information when using the Internet.
4. Describe the impact of data breaches and discuss the FTC’s recommendations for prevention.            

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.
2018/02/02  

Event Code: TBD
Evidence-Based Therapies for CLD in Premature Infants
Bradley A. Yoder, MD
Chief, Division of Neonatology
University Hospital Newborn Intensive Care Unit
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Utah            

Objectives:
1. Describe 3 pathogenetic risk factors for BPD.
2. Discuss 2 important factors associated with the changing epidemiology of BPD.
3. Identify 3 current interventions that reduce the risk for BPD.

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.
2018/02/09  

Event Code: TBD
Pediatric Obesity
Jessica Upchurch, MD
HO-IV Internal Medicine-Peds
UNMC College of Medicine            

Objectives:
1. Describe causes of and potential interventions for pediatric obesity.
2. Discuss basic workup of a pediatric patient presenting with obesity.
3. Describe intervention options for pediatric patient with obesity.            

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.

2018/02/16  

Event Code: TBD
Electricity Optional: Development and implementation of a continuing medical education program in the Gaza Strip
Arwa Nasir, MBBS
Children’s Specialty Physicians
UNMC-Children’s Physicians
Chief, Division of General Pediatrics
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
UNMC College of Medicine
Laeth Nasir, MBBS
Professor, Family Medicine
Creighton University School of Medicine
Susan Kelly, MD, MPH
Children's Specialty Physicians
Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
UNMC College of Medicine
Jean Amoura, MD, MSc
Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
UNMC College of Medicine

Objectives:
1. Summarize the impact of Continuing Medical Education on physicians.
2. Explore the unique and evolving challenges faced by refugee populations.
3. Compare the educational needs of physicians and health care systems caring for refugee populations.
4. Describe the development and implementation of a global continuing medical education program.

Presenters have disclosed no actual or potential conflicts of interest.
2018/02/23  

Event Code: TBD
Pediatric Inguinal Hernia Repair
Robert A. Cusick, MD
Clinical Service Chief, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Specialty Physicians
Professor, Surgery
UNMC College of Medicine

Objectives:
1. Discuss the cause of inguinal hernias.
2. Discuss the management decisions in repairing inguinal hernias.
3. Discuss pros and cons of different surgical approaches.

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflicts of interest.         
2018/03/02  

Event Code: TBD
A Statewide Pediatric Clinically Integrated Network
Robert W. Steele, MD, MBA
Chief Strategy Officer
Arkansas Children's Hospital

Objectives:
1. Describe the key components of a Clinically Integrated Network.
2. Appraise the advantages and challenges to clinical integration at a statewide level.
3. Differentiate the focus of pediatric exclusive networks.

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity. 
2018/03/09  

Event Code: TBD

Residents' Choice Distinguished Lecture
Clinical trials in Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) era: towards better understanding and treatment
Soonjo Hwang, MD
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
UNMC College of Medicine

Objectives:
1. Define the concept of research domain criteria.
2. Describe the neurobiology of disruptive mood and behavior disorders.
3. Discuss current updates on treatment of disruptive mood and behavior disorders.

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.        

2018/03/16  

Event Code: TBD
Pediatric Heart Transplant: What to think about once the child goes home
Jean Ballweg, MD
Children's Specialty Physicians
Cardiology
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
UNMC College of Medicine

Objectives:
1. Identify common issues post heart transplant.
2. Identify common signs of rejection.     

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.                 
2018/03/23    
2018/03/30  

Event Code: TBD
Updates in the Asthma Pathway
Casey Burg, MD
Medical Director, Sleep Disorders Clinic
Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
UNMC College of Medicine

Thomas Deegan, MD

Associate Medical Director
Emergency Department
Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
UNMC College of Medicine

Nathaniel Goodrich, MD
Hospitalist
Children’s Specialty Physicians
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
UNMC College of Medicine

Lauren Maskin, MD
Medical Director, Short Stay Unit
Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
UNMC College of Medicine
 
Objectives:
1. Review the progress and impact of the current asthma pathway on children presenting with asthma exacerbations and the literature that has informed changes in the pathway.
2. Share the PIPA project, metrics, and implementation plan.
3. Share the collaborative effort between in and outpatient areas and how it will advance asthma care in the future. 

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity. 
2018/04/06    

Event Code: TBD
Loyd Schultz, MD Memorial Lecture in Pediatric Surgery
Patient-driven change: Why multi-disciplinary care is the future of medicine
Marc A. Levitt, MD
Section Chief, Center for Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstructions
Nationwide Children’s
Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio

Objectives:
1. Describe the challenges of delivering comprehensive multi-disciplinary care.
2. Delineate the institutional benefits to developing a devoted center for complex care.
3. Recognize the components required to create a program for multi-disciplinary care.                        

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.    
2018/04/13  

Event Code: TBD
Distinguished Lecture in conjunction with New Frontiers in Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Care Conference
Impact of environment and exposure on brain development
Terrie E. Inder, MBChB, MD
Mary Ellen Avery Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Chair, Department of Newborn Medicine
Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Boston, Mass.
           
objectives forthcoming 
Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.   
2018/04/20  

Event Code: TBD
Distinguished Lecture
Cardiac Virtual Reality
David M. Axelrod, MD
Cardiovascular Intensive Care
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford
Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics-Cardiology
Stanford Univeristy School of Medicine

Objectives:
1. Describe the current state of virtual reality in medical education.
2. Identify the most important educational and technological developments and techniques for education in VR.
3. Discuss and consider the future possibilities for using advanced educational platforms to educate students and trainees.


Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.  
2018/04/27  

Event Code: TBD
Distinguished Lecture in conjunction with Heartland Pediatric Gastroenterology Conference
Pediatric Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders: An Update
Alejandro Flores, MD
Director and Chair of Ambulatory Community Services
Associate Physician Motility and Gastrointestinal Disorders
Boston Children’s Hospital Clinical
Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School            

Objectives:
1. Review signs and symptoms of potential GI motility disorders.
2. Discuss how to diagnose them.
3. Describe management of children with GI motility conditions.            

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.  
2018/05/04  

Event Code: TBD

Distinguished Lecture in conjunction with Pediatric Pain Conference
Recognizing and Managing the Difficult Airway in Pediatrics
Nancy L. Glass, MD, MBA, FAAP
Professor, Anesthesiology & Pediatrics
Associate Medical Director, Houston Hospice
Texas Children’s Hospital
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston

Objectives:
1. Correlate the patient’s physiognomy with airway function.
2. Identify common pediatric syndromes associated with difficult airway.
3. Formulate a plan for managing the difficult pediatric airway, using commonly available tools.

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.  

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