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Pediatrics Update 2018

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Donald Gordon Centre
421 Union St., Kingston, Ontario, K7L3N6, Canada
Fee: $140.00 (Base Price)

Pediatrics 2018Reduced Registration for Residents: $90.00

At the end of this program the participant will be able to better manage the deluge of rapidly changing environmental risks facing their pediatric patients, their patients' families and caregivers. The participant will update their knowledge in dermatology and allergy guidelines and will informally discuss topics from youth anxiety to the more physically-oriented topic of slowed growth velocity.

Credits: This Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by Queen's University for up to 3 Mainpro+ credits.  This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and is approved by the Office of Continuing Professional Development, Queen's University.  You may claim a maximum of 3 hours.

*In an effort to switch to a “less paper” program, the presentations will be available online under the program in your Program Centre account rather than being printed. 

Lunch Round Tables

Table 1: Teen Anxiety

R. Garth Smith, MBBS, (UWI), FRCPC, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University; Medical Director, Developmental Pediatrician, Child Development Centre, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston, ON

Table 2: When to Refer for Genetics

Andrea Guerin, HBSc, MD, FRCPC Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University

Table 3: Approach to Slowed Height Velocity

David Saleh, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor in Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston

Table 4: Needs of Non-Binary & Trans Youth - Parental Involvement

Constance Carri`ere-Prill, Co-Founder & Facilitator TWCM - Together We Conquer Mountains; Support for Families of Gender Diverse Children & Youth Kingston, ON

Pediatric Allergy Update

Willa Liao, MD, FRCPC, Pediatrician & Allergist/Immunologist, Kingston Medical Centre, Adjunct Prof., Dept. of Pediatrics

Quick Hits

Amy Acker, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University
Andrea Moore, MD, FRCPC Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen's University

Thoughtful Care for Gender Variant Youth and Families

Shuvo Ghosh, MD, FAAP Developmental-Behavioural Paediatrician, Montreal Children’s Hospital, Montreal, QC; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, McGill University; Head, Gender Variance Program (GVP); Co-Director, Meraki Health Centre; Coordinator, Child Development Rotation Training, McGill

Nutrition Break & Networking

Puberty: When is Too Early and When is Too Late?

David Saleh, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor in Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston

Quick Hits

Amy Acker, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University
Andrea Moore, MD, FRCPC Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen's University

Pediatric Dermatology Update

Miriam Weinstein, BScN, MD, FRCPC (Pediatrics), FRCPC (Dermatology), Associate Professor, Departments of Paediatrics, University of Toronto; Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics, Queen’s University

Quick Hits

Amy Acker, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University
Andrea Moore, MD, FRCPC Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen's University

Cannabis and Youth: can there be smoke without fire?

Oyedeji Ayonrinde, MB, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry (Early Intervention Psychosis Program), Queen's University

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