43rd Annual Advances in Pediatrics: Encounters of the Common Kind: Reviews and Expert Discussion

43rd Annual Advances in Pediatrics: Encounters of the Common Kind: Reviews and Expert Discussion Banner

Date & Location
Friday, April 21, 2017 7:00 AM - 8:30 PM   Samis Education Center, 1200 Children's Ave., Oklahoma City, OK

Target Audience
APRN/PA, Family Medicine, Nurse, Nurse Practitioners, Pediatrics, Physician Assistants, Primary Care Physicians

This fast-paced course will augment the traditional lecture format with expert panel discussions and breakout sessions to enhance knowledge base and skill set. Audience response systems will provide participants with immediate feedback, allowing the opportunity to reinforce comprehension and retention of key learning objectives. The course combines the latest in evidence-based medicine and best-practice strategies relevant to the topics being addressed. A full syllabus of educational materials will be available electronically as a resource for those practitioners caring for pediatric patients with these challenges.


Upon completion of this activity, participants will improve their competence and performance by being able to:
  1. Describe how and why to treat adolescent depression
  2. Explain how the social determinants of health impact the health of your patients
  3. Describe practice guidelines for diagnosing and treating autism, ADHD, asthma, recurrent MRSA infections, pediatric hypertension and abnormal newborn liver function tests


Early Bird-Registration received on or before April 7, 2017
Physicians (MD, DO, Fellows) $200
OKAAP, OAFP, AAP or AAFP Members $175
Other Health Care Professionals (PA, NP, etc.) $100

Regular-Registration received after April 7, 2017
Physicians (MD, DO, Fellows) $250
OKAAP, OAFP, AAP or AAFP Members $225
Other Health Care Professionals (PA, NP, etc.) $150

Residents and Students FREE (Cindy Dibler at (405) 271-4401  ext. 42380 or cindy-dibler@ouhsc.edu for promotional code)

Preceptors of Third Year Pediatric FREE (Cindy Dibler at (405) 271-4401  ext. 42380 or cindy-dibler@ouhsc.edu for promotional code)

OKAAP Chapter Meeting and Dinner (cash bar) Conference attendees are free but please reserve your place when you register. 
Dinners Guests are $25 

Exhibitors $750

Cancellation Fee:  Registration fee minus $100
Written notification of cancellation must be postmarked on or before April 7, 2017
No registration refunds will be made after April 7, 2017

Course Syllabus $20  
The course syllabus will be available for viewing, downloading and printing approximately two days before the conference begins.
If you wish to order a print copy of the syllabus, please mark the appropriate box on the registration form. 


The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict Resolution Statement:
The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Office of Continuing Professional Development has reviewed this activity’s speaker and planner disclosures and resolved all identified conflicts of interest, if applicable.

Nondiscrimination Statement:
The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to: admissions, employment, financial aid, and educational services. 

The University of Oklahoma is an equal opportunity institution. www.ou.edu/eoo

Accommodation Statement:
Accommodations are available by contacting Cindy Dibler at (405) 271-4401 or cindy-dibler@ouhsc.edu as soon as possible.

Acknowledgement of Commercial and In-Kind Support:
Commercial support is financial, or in-kind, contributions given by a commercial interest, which is used to pay all or part of the costs of a CME activity.  A commercial interest is any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients.

Appropriate acknowledgement of all commercial and in-kind support will be given at the time of the educational activity.

Disclaimer Statement:
Statements, opinions and results of studies contained in the program are those of the presenters and authors and do not reflect the policy or position of the Board of Regents of the University of Oklahoma (“OU”) nor does OU provide any warranty as to their accuracy or reliability.
Every reasonable effort has been made to faithfully reproduce the presentations and material as submitted. However, no responsibility is assumed by OU for any claims, injury and/or damage to persons or property from any cause, including negligence or otherwise, or from any use or operation of any methods, products, instruments or ideas contained in the material herein.

Policy on Faculty and Presenters Disclosure
It is the policy of the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine that the faculty and presenters disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s).