Clinical Pearls in Pediatric Gastroenterology for the Primary Care Physician

April 24, 2021
This activity will enhance participants’ knowledge base of common gastrointestinal problems and increase their confidence in managing these issues by providing a review of basic principles of pediatric GI care. Particular attention will be paid to the diagnosis and initial management of the GI problems most commonly seen by the primary caregiver. Formal question and answer periods paneled by the faculty will follow each session.
 
 
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Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals dedicated to the treatment of gastroenterological conditions in pediatric patients.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Identify appropriate formula types for both everyday use and clinical scenarios;
  • Discuss the evaluation and management of pediatric nutritional disorders;
  • Describe how to evaluate and diagnose dysphagia in pediatric patients;
  • State common causes of upper and lower gastrointestinal bleeding.
Additional information
ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Catherine Paez
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
773-795-4475
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Summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 3.25 Participation
Event starts: 
04/24/2021 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
04/24/2021 - 12:30pm
Activity opens: 
04/24/2021
Activity expires: 
07/24/2021

Clinical Pearls in Pediatric Gastroenterology for the Primary Care Physician Agenda
*Agenda Subject to Change

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Learn more about pediatric gastroenterology at the University of Chicago here!
 
Questions?
 
Contact Catherine Paez via e-mail here.
 
 

ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact Catherine Paez via email at cpaez@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu.

The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO FACULTY
Timothy A. S. Sentongo, MD  Timothy Sentongo, MD
  Professor of Pediatrics
  Director, Pediatric Nutrition Support Service
  Director, Pediatric Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

 
Ranjana Gokhale, MD  Ranjana Gokhale, MD
  Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  Director, Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship Program


 
Tiffany J. Patton, MD  Tiffany Paton, MD
  Assistant Professor of Pediatrics



 
Cecelia Pompeii-Wolfe, RD  Cecelia Pompeii-Wolfe, RD
  Lead Pediatric Dietitian



 
 
Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.
Physician Credit
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Other Healthcare Professional Credit
Other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.
 
Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.
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