Lawrence General Hospital - April

Tufts Children's Hospital and Lawrence General Hospital are coming together to bring you one of the region's finest educational opportunities for pediatricians and family practitioners. 

Note: This event will be held virtually. 

The Update in Pediatrics program provides a half-day of stimulating education, discussion and networking for you and your colleagues. It is a great opportunity to learn more about changes happening in the practice of pediatrics as well as the many advancements happening at Tufts Children's Hospital.

Event Agenda

  • 7:458:00 am: Welcome and introduction
  • 8:009:00 am: Pediatric Transgender Health: A Gynecologist's Perspective Amanda French, MD, Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecologist, Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • 9:0510:05 am: COVID-19 Vaccines: What we know now and What to expect - H. Cody Meissner, MD, Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Tufts Children’s Hospital; Professor of Pediatrics, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • 10:05-10:15 am: Break
  • 10:1511:15 am: Asthma in Children: I Had Better be Careful What I Call State of the Art - Scott Schroeder, MD, Chief, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology & Allergy
  • 11:20–12:20 am: Overweight and Obesity in Adolescence: Treatment and Management UpdatesArtur Chernoguz, MD, Pediatric Surgeon, Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine

Registration

Registration is free. Register here >

You can also register by contacting Mary Donnelly, Physician Liaison Coordinator, mdonnelly3@tuftsmedicalcenter.org or at 617-636-2837.

During registration, please provide our staff with your email address.

Who Should Attend?

This virtual conference is designed for practicing pediatricians and family practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and other members of the health care team.

CME Credits

The Continuing Medical Education Committee of Lawrence General Hospital designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Lawrence General Hospital is accredited by the Massachusetts Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Massachusetts Medical Society through the joint providership of Lawrence General Hospital and Tufts Medical Center.  Lawrence General Hospital is accredited by the Massachusetts Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Please note: CEU credits will not be provided for this event. Nurses and other team members should check with their licensing boards to determine what portion of CME credits are transferable.

Location and Directions

This event will be held virtually. 


For additional information please contact Mary Donnelly at 617-636-2837 or mdonnelly3@tuftsmedicalcenter.org.