Donald Lewis Pediatric Update

Conference Schedule

(757) 668-8942

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Friday, September 18, 2015

7 a.m.
Registration & Continental Breakfast (Exhibition Hall)

8 a.m.
Welcome & Evolution of Pediatric Hospital Medicine - Bryan Fine, MD, MPH

8:15 a.m.

Interpreting Pulse Oximetry for Admission - Bryan Fine, MD, MPH

8:45 a.m.

Hobble In: Assessing the acutely limping child - Sanaz, Devlin, MD

9:15 a.m.

Skin Infections: What Lies Beneath – Cyrus Heydarian, MD

9:45 a.m. to 10 a.m.
BREAK (Exhibition Hall)

10 a.m.

Building Partnership for Asthma Control – Kyrie Shomaker, MD


From Ow to Wow: New approaches to reducing needle pain - Dr. Shomaker

11 a.m.

Dying with Dignity: Managing end of life symptoms outside the hospital – Dr. Heydarian

11:30 to 1 p.m.
LUNCH (Exhibition Hall or in Optional Product Theater)

1 p.m.

Toward a Tipping Point: An evidence-based approach to bronchiolitis – Michael Ryan, MD


Infant Fever: Getting hot in here – Rianna Evans, MD

2 p.m.

Pediatric Acute Rehabilitation: An inpatient role? – Dr. Evans

2:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
BREAK (Exhibition Hall)

2:45 p.m.

Kawasaki Disease: Diagnosis and current management – Francisco Alvarez, MD

3:15 p.m.

Making Sense of Apparent Life-Threatening Events – Craig DeWolfe, MD


Interesting Cases/Panel Discussion – Drs. Fine, Evans, Alvarez, Ryan and DeWolfe

Saturday, September 19

7 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast (Exhibition Hall)

8 a.m.

Medicaid and CHIP: A primer for Virginia Pediatric Practitioners – Bryan Fine, MD, MPH

9 a.m.

Affordable Care Act and Children: What to expect – Taylor Burke, JD

10:15 a.m. to 10 45 a.m.

BREAK (Exhibition Hall)- Last Opportunity to Visit with Exhibitors


American Academy of Pediatrics – Virginia Chapter Update - Barbara Kahler, MD, FAAP, President (Not for Credit)

11 a.m.

Special Presentation
Pediatric Issues in the General Assembly – Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam, MD

12 p.m.

Wrap Up – Dr. Fine

Sunday, September 20

7:30 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast (Exhibition Hall)

8 a.m.

Welcome and Announcements

8:05 a.m.

High-yield Topics in Pediatric Otolaryngology: Questions from the audience – Craig Derkay, MD and David Darrow, MD

8:35 a.m.

Update on Pediatric Sleep Apnea: Polysomnogram and tonsillectomy guidelines – Cristina Baldassari, MD

9:15 a.m.

Lumps and Bumps: Diagnostic/treatment algorithms for masses in the pediatric head and neck – Travis Reeves, MD

9:45 a.m.

BREAK (Exhibition Hall)

10:15 a.m.

Hearing Loss and Cochlear Implants – Stephanie Moody, MD

10:55 a.m.

Microtia and Ear Deformities: Options for reconstruction – Eric Dobratz, MD and George Hoerr, MD

11:30 a.m.

Pediatric ALLPLAY – C.W. Gowen, Jr., MD

12 p.m.

Adjourn and Wrap-up

Donald W. Lewis Pediatric Update Handouts

Slide presentations will be available online. You may bring your laptops to view the presentations onsite, or download/print at your leisure once available.

Special Services

CHKD is sensitive to the needs of participants. Please indicate any special dietary needs or physical limitations on your registration form.

Conference Location

(757) 668-8942