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"Elevating Pediatric Care in the Mountain State"

Including MOC Part 2 Credit and Motivational Interviewing Training Workshop!!

March 29-30, 2019
Stonewall Jackson Resort


Full Conference Guide 

Conference Agenda


9:00                 Registration opens

9:30-11:30       Motivational Interviewing for Healthcare Providers- Dr. Neil Copeland, Dr. Timothy Lefeber, Dr. Pamela Murray 

11:30-12          BREAK/LUNCH


12:00              Welcome- WV AAP President, Dr. Traci Acklin 

12:15-1:15      “Pediatric Hypertension Update”- Dr. Jack Stines  

 1:15-2:15       "Update in Pediatric Dermatology"- Dr. Zach Zinn

2:15-2:45        BREAK/POSTER VIEWING

2:45-3:45        "Alcohol Use in Pregnancy…Under the Radar"- Dr. Stefan Maxwell

3:45-4:45        “Moving Towards Diversity and Inclusion: A Conversation on Implicit Bias”- Dr. Alexandra Sims 

A Silent Curriculum.pdf

4:45-5:45        Resident Research Presentations

5:45-6:30        BREAK

6:30                Cocktails/Open bar

7:00                Dinner 

8:00                Resident Jeopardy Bowl


7:45                Breakfast available

8-8:45             Business Meeting 

8:45-9             BREAK

9-10                Understanding the Impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences- Dr. Kalpana Miriyala

10-11              Providing Care for Sexual and Gender Minorities- Dr. Bridget Skidmore 

11-11:30         Lunch

11:30- 1:30     MOC Part II- Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention- Dr. Megan Letson

Evaluation for Bleeding Disorders in Suspected Child Abuse.pdf

Sentinel Injuries in Infants Evaluated for Child Physical Abuse.pdf         

The Evaluation of Children in the Primary Care Setting When Sexual Abuse Is Suspected.pdf 

Caregiver Fabricated Illness in a Child.pdf

Updated Guidelines for the Medical Assessment and Care of Children Who May Have Been Sexually Abused.pdf

Validation of the Pittsburgh Infant Brain Injury Score.pdf

1:30                Break/Adjourn

*In 2019, the WV AAP is collaborating with the WV Regional Child Psychiatry Conference on Saturday afternoon. WV AAP members are invited to attend the afternoon lectures on Saturday from 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM.

2:00                Impact of Parental Psychopathology on Children’s Development- Dr. Lauren Swager

3:00                School Based Mental Health- Dr. Kevin Junkins




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Morgantown, WV 26506
(304) 612-3314

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