Pediatric Symposium 2020: Care of the Pediatric Patient - Postponed Date TBD

Friday, April 17, 2020
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

This event has been postponed for Coronavirus prevention. This event will be rescheduled with a future date TBD.

Pediatric Symposium 2020: Care of the Pediatric Patient

Friday, April 17, 2020 • 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Horizons Conference Center
6200 State Street
Saginaw, MI 48603

To register for this symposium, please see our event page at EventBrite and click the "Tickets" button.

Program Description

This program offers up-to-date research and care guidelines for vaccination and care compliance, sepsis, cardiac evaluation for sports, nutrition, torticollis and plagiocephaly, and opportunities to enhance health equity for our pediatric patients. 6.0 CME and American Board of Pediatrics MOC Part 2 Credit is available.

Target Audience

Physicians, nurses and allied health professionals involved in the care of pediatric patients.

The cost to attend this symposium is $50 for non-physicians, residents, and fellows, and $100 for physicians.

Pediatric Topics will Include

  • Patient Relationships and Vaccine Compliance: Donald Passal, MD
  • Pediatric Cardiology: Hani Zreik, MD
  • Infant and Child Nutrition: Lourdes Morales, MD
  • Sepsis Recognition and Management: Nicole Sinclair, MD
  • Head Shaping with Torticollis and Plagiocephaly: Adam Schlichte, PT, DPT, C/NDT
  • Health Equity: Kenyetta Jackson, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services

For questions, please contact Brenda Fitak at 989.583.4150, or by email at

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity and individual assessment of and feedback to the learner, enables the learner to earn up to 6.0 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity’s provider’s responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.

Accreditation: 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 Central Michigan University College of Medicine and Covenant HealthCare. CMU College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Central Michigan University College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosures: The planner(s) and speaker(s) disclose they have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.