This event is made possible in part by an AAP educational grant supported by Abbott Nutrition.

Technology and Innovation in Pediatrics

Nevada AAP Annual Meeting and CME

M Resort
12300 S Las Vegas Blvd. 
Henderson, NV

Saturday, September 21, 2019

7 am - 5 pm

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 University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med) and Renown Health. UNR Med is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UNR Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. UNR Med approves this program for 6 hour of nursing continuing education credit.

07:00 — REGISTRATION + CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST                                                                                                  Exhibit Visits

  1. 7:45
    Welcome – Opening Remarks
    Pam Greenspon, MD, FAAP Chapter President Desert Valley Pediatrics
  2. 8:00
    Novel Treatments, Research and Diagnostics in Pediatric Oncology
    Joseph L. Lasky III, MD Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist Cure 4 The Kids Foundation
  3. 9:00
    Innovations in Pediatric Orthopedics
    Michael J. Elliott, MD, FAAP Renown Children’s Hospital

Refreshment Break                                                                                                                                                            Exhibit Visits

  1. 10:30
    Updates in Clinical Genetics Practice
    Susanna Sorrentino MD, FACMGG, FAAP Section Chief Genetics UNLV School of Medicine

 LUNCH                                                                                                                                                                                  Exhibit Visits

  1. 12:30
    Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Food Allergies
    Sean McKnight, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI Medical Director Allergy Partners of Nevada
  2. 1:30
    Telehealth Technology for Providers and Patients
    Corie Nieto, BA Director of Telehealth Services Nevada Health Centers

Refreshment Break                                                                                                                                                            Exhibit Visits

  1. 3:00
    Congenital Hydronephrosis and Febrile Urinary Tract Infections
    Jessica T. Casey, MS, MD Children’s Urology Associates
  2. 4:00
    Chapter Business, Raffles Prize Drawing, Adjournment
    Pam Greenspon, MD, FAAP Chapter President Desert Valley Pediatrics