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28th Annual Pediatric Update Conference

Friday, November 08, 2013 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM - Danbury, CT

Danbury Hospital offers the conference as part of a continuing medical education program in its service to the community.

FACULTY

PAUL JUBINSKY, MD
Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Assistant Professor, Developmental & Molecular Biology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York

WILLIAM YORNS, DO
Pediatric Neurology,
Associated Neurologists, PC, Danbury, Connecticut

ANTHONY PORTO, MD
Pediatric Gastroenterology,
Greenwich Hospital, Yale New Haven Health
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

ELISSA RUBIN, MD
General Pediatrics
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant
Happy & Healthy Pediatrics, Mineola, NY

RAUL ARGUELLO, MD
Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, Danbury Hospital, Danbury, Connecticut
Pediatric Endocrinology, Children's Health and Wellness Center, Danbury, Connecticut
Assistant Clinical Professor at University of Vermont

CARL NISSEN, MD
Orthopaedics, Elite Sports Medicine, Center for Motion Analysis,
Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery,
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

MODERATORS

Morning Session
Evan Hack, MD - Candlewood Valley Pediatrics, New Milford, Connecticut
Afternoon Session
Patrick Killeen, MS, PA-C - Danbury Hospital, Danbury, Connecticut

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

  • Raul Arguello, MD,
  • Maryalice Cullen, MSN, RNC,
  • Deborah Henriques, RN,
  • Patrick Killeen, MS, PA-C,
  • Joan Magner, MD,
  • Gail Owen

Program Agenda

  • 7:30-7:50 REGISTRATION / BREAKFAST
  • 7:50-8:00 Introduction Raul Arguello, MD
  • 8:00-9:00 "Lumps and Bumps in the Pediatric Practice"
    Paul Jubinsky, MD
  • 9:00-10:00 "The '765 Million Dollar' Question: Does Concussion Matter?"
    William Yorns, DO
  • 10:00-10:15 BREAK
  • 10:15-11:15 "Making Fit Kids: Management of High Cholesterol in Children"
    Anthony Porto, MD
  • 11:15-12:15 "Breast Intentions:Breastfeeding Support Information for Primary Care Pediatricians"
    Elissa Morgan, MD
  • 12:15-1:15 LUNCH
  • 1:15-2:15 "Too Early, Too Soon, Too Late" Raul Arguello, MD
  • 2:15-3:15 "ACL Reconstruction in the Pediatric Athlete"
    Carl Nissen, MD
  • 3:15-3:30 Questions and Answers with the Faculty

CME ACCREDIATATION AND DESIGNATION

Western Connecticut Health Network is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical Society to sponsor continuingmedical education for physicians. Western Connecticut Health Network designates this live educational activity for a maximum 6.25 credits. AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit for commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CFU

Western Connecticut Health Network is an Approved Provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the Connecticut Nurses Association, an Accredited Approver
by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

REGISTRATION/ COST

Because of space limitations, advance registration is required. Kindly respond no later than October 26, 2013. No registrations will be accepted on the conference date. Please send in registration form with payment.

Contact Information

For questions please contact Gail Owen, call (203) 749-5769

Location

Crowne Plaza
18 Ridgebury Road
Danbury, CT 06810
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