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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 

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                                                      

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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