Children’s National Specialists Presenting at American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition in San Diego, CA

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Children’s National Health System has a number of physicians presenting on various topics next month during the 2014 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition in San Diego, Calif.

Children’s National Health System has a number of physicians presenting on various topics next month during the 2014 American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition in San Diego, Calif. During the five-day conference, starting on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, Children’s National presentations will include:

Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

  • The Wave of the Future: Building a Pediatric Emergency Ultrasound Program – Alyssa Abo, MD, Joanna Cohen, MD
  • Academic Entrepreneurship: How to Bring Your Innovation to the Marketplace – David Mathison, MD, MBA, FAAP
  • Financial Model for a Point-of-Care Ultrasound Program in a Pediatric Emergency Department – Joanna Cohen, MD

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

  • Hot Topics in Respiratory Allergy – Hemant Sharma, MD, MHS
  • Time-Course of Treatment-Emergent Adverse Events Following Administration of Methylphenidate Extended-Release Oral suspension (MEROS) – Adelaide Robb, MD (also on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014)

Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

  • Hospital Medicine Program – Collaborative Guideline Implementation and Learning – Kavita Parikh, MD, FAAP
  • Fun with Pediatric Critical Care Simulation – Jamie McElrath Schwartz, MD

Monday, Oct. 13, 2014

  • ADHD and Sleep, an Under Recognized Relationship? – Judith Owens, MD, FAAP
  • Pediatric Psychotropic Polypharmacy: Too much, Too soon? – Adelaide Robb, MD
  • Consensus Quality Metrics for Community-Acquired Pneumonia from the Value in Inpatient Pediatrics Network – Kavita Parikh, MD, FAAP
  • The Difficult Airway in Transport – Jamie McElrath Schwartz, MD, Liz Berg, RN, BSN, CCRN, Jen Schuette, MD, MS (also on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014)

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

  • Incorporating AAP Breastfeeding Curriculum into Medical Student Elective – Candice S. Dawes, MD

For a complete list of presenters and topics, visit http://www.aapexperience.org/.

Contact: Leah Parker at 202-476-4500

About Children’s National Health System

Children’s National Health System, based in Washington, DC, has been serving the nation’s children since 1870. Children’s National’s hospital is Magnet® designated, and is consistently ranked among the top pediatric hospitals by U.S.News & World Report. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children’s National is one of the nation’s top NIH-funded pediatric institutions. With a community-based pediatric network, eight regional outpatient centers, an ambulatory surgery center, two emergency rooms, an acute care hospital, and collaborations throughout the region, Children’s National is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as an advocate for all children. For more information, visit ChildrensNational.org, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

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