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 Export to Your Calendar 9/14/2018 to 9/16/2018
When: Friday, September 14, 2018
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Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes
8400 Costa Verde Dr
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina  29572
United States
Contact: Kathryn Carroll
(919) 839-1156

Online registration is available until: 9/14/2018
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NC Pediatric Society Annual Meeting
Physician/Provider Agenda 
September 14 - 16

FRIDAY September 14

7AM-8AM           Breakfast
8AM                   Welcome and Introductions,  Scott St. Clair, MD, FAAP, President NC Pediatric Society
8:15 – 8:25         Presentation of Award I
8:25 – 9:15         NC Department of Health and Human Services Updates, Dave Richard, Dept. Sec. for Medical Assistance
9:15 – 9:40         State of the Society Report, Scott St. Clair, MD, FAAP
9:40 – 9:50         Presentation of Award II
9:45 - 9:55          Election of officers
9:55– 10:15        Hospital and Academic Center Reports
10:15 – 10:35     Break
10:35 – 10:50     DPH and Immunization Update – Gerri Mattson, MD, FAAP, Pediatric Medical Consultant, NC Division of Public Health
10:50 – 11:05     Reserved
11:05 – 11:20    Child Medical Evaluation Update, Molly Berkoff, MD, MPH, FAAP, Medical Director, Child Medical Evaluation Program
11:20 – 11:30    Presentation of Award III 
11:30 – 11:40    ROI – Your Society at Work for You - Membership and Fund Drive, Susan Mims, MD MPH, FAAP
11:40 – 11:50    Vax Admin Lawsuit Update – Graham Barden, MD, FAAP
11:50 -Noon      Presentation of Award IV 
 Noon – 1:         Lunch, Award V
1PM – 2PM      Keynote and Award VI
2:15 – 3:15 and repeated at 3:30 – 4:30
                               *Chronic Renal Disease in Children and Health Care Disparities, Kiea Sanderson, MD, UNC
                               *Neonatal Abstinence and the Opioid Epidemic, Carol Coulson, MD, FACOG Mission/MAHEC

                               * Integration Behavioral and Physical Health, Katherine Hobbs-Knutson, MD 

4:45 – 5:30  Exhibitor Reception
6:30 am-8:00am  Breakfast 
7:00 – 8:00          NC Legislative Policy Update, John Rusher, MD, FAAP, Raleigh Pediatrics; Theresa Flynn, MD, FAAP, Wake County Human Service, NCPeds Policy Committee
*8:00 – 9:30 and repeated at *11:00 – 12:30 (Choose One Each Time for Two Total)
                            Pediatric Subspecialties:* Management of Eating Disorders, Preeti Matkins, MD, FAAP, Veritas; *Pediatric Cancer Survivorship, Jessica Bell, MD,FAAP,  Novant Health; *Peds GI, Matthew Egberg, MD, UNC
                            Surgical Subspecialties: *Abscess Incision and Drainage, Tim Weiner, MD, New Hanover Regional Medical Center; *Hip Dysplasia, Sami Mardam-Bey, MD, WakeMed (invited); *General Pediatric Surgery, Shannon Longshore, MD, FAAP, ECU; *Pediatric Oncology, Andrea Hayes-Jordan, MD, FACS, UNC (invited)
                            Pediatric Emergency and Hospital Medicine: *Nocturnist Topic, Sara Horstmann, MD, FAAP, Atrium; Hospital Medicine as an Emerging Specialty, Lindsay Chase, MD, FAAP, UNC ; *Carrying the Concept of Rapid Pediatric Response Worldwide Alison Gardner, MD 
9:30 – 10: 15       Resident Poster Session
11:00 – 12:30      Choose One (repeated from 8:00 session)
12:30 – 2:30        Award VI, Lunch with Keynote and Award VII
2:30 – 3:30
                           *Quality Improvement Workshop - Early Career Physician Sponsored Session – All Welcome: Anna Miller-Fitzwater, MD, FAAP, Wake Forest Baptist; Jeanna Auriemma, MD, FAAP; Wake Forest Baptist
                            *Social Determinants of Health Screening in the Clinic Setting, Kori Flower, MD, FAAP, UNC
                             Subspecialist Forum, Richard Chung, MD, FAAP, Duke and Richard Sutherland, MD, FAAP, UNC


7AM – 8AM -  Breakfast Discussions

                       Independent Practice Breakout Session 

                       Immigration Advocates Breakout Session 

8AM – 10:15  *The New Era of Inflammatory Disorders, Ann Reed, MD, Duke
                       *Growth Abnormalities, Jennifer Sutter, MD, FAAP, ECU;
                       *Management of Psychotropic Medications in Adolescents, Martha Perry, MD, FAAP, UNC



AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM STATEMENTS



  • This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the North Carolina Chapter (NCAAP). The American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
  • This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 8.25 AAP credits. These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 8.25 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.
  • This program is accredited for 8.25 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0 contain pharmacology (Rx), (0 related to psychopharmacology) (0 related to controlled substances), content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) Continuing Education Guidelines. 


The AAP Policy on Disclosure of Financial Relationships and Resolution of Conflicts of Interest is designed to ensure quality, objective, balanced, and scientifically rigorous AAP CME activities. All individuals in a position to influence and/or control the content of AAP CME activities are required to disclose to the AAP and subsequently to learners that they either have no relevant financial relationships or any financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services discussed in CME activities. All potential conflicts of interest are identified and resolved prior to an individual’s confirmation of service at an AAP CME activity. Beyond disclosure of financial relationships, AAP CME faculty are required to disclose to the AAP and to learners when they plan to discuss or demonstrate pharmaceuticals and/or medical devices and/or medical or surgical procedures that involve “off-label” use of a device or pharmaceutical. The AAP is committed to providing learners with commercially unbiased CME activities.


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