Pediatric B.K. Varma Conference

November 10, 2021

Target Audience

This conference is designed for the continuing education of pediatricians, family practice physicians, pediatric residents, advanced care providers, nursing staff, and other pediatric and adolescent healthcare professionals.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 0.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
10/01/2021
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
11/10/2021 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
11/10/2021 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$1.00

7:45 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
Kenneth J. Oken, MD, UPMC Pinnacle
Chairman, Department of OB-GYN
Medical Director, Women’s Service Line

8:00 a.m. Guidance on Complete Transgender Care
Kathryn A. Brandt, DO
Reading Hospital

9:00 a.m. Covid Update – Evaluation and Management in Pregnancy
Emily Adhikari, MD (MFM)
University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Center – Parkland Memorial

10:10 a.m. Recurrent Miscarriage Evaluation and Management
Mark Trolice, MD
University of Central 
Florida, Orlando

11:10 a.m. Management of Morbidly Adherent Placenta
Ozhan Turan, MD (MFM) 
University of Maryland

12:10 p.m. Lunch & Keynote speaker
Human Trafficking
Donna Sabella, MD
Professor at PA College of Health Sciences

1:00 p.m. Conclusion of Program/Adjournment

Live Virtual Conference

Virtual Conference through Teams. 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician (CME)
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing (CNE)
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 5.0 contact hours.

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity. 

Available Credit

  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 0.25 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$1.00
Please login or register to take this course.

Registration deadline is October 29, 2021
Physicians:  $75
Non-Physicians: $25
Residents / Medical Students:  No Charge

All cancellations must be received five business days prior to the event, or registration fees will not be refunded.

Participation by all individuals is encouraged. Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better service. Please notify us of your needs at least two weeks in advance of the program by emailing Hilary Jackson at jacksonh5@upmc.edu.

For more information, please call 717-231-8313.