2024 Pediatric Symposium: Building Bright Beginnings

Friday, May 17, 2024
7:30 AM

Pediatric Symposium 2024: Building Bright Beginnings

Friday, May 17, 2023 • 7:30 am - 3:15 pm

Saginaw Valley State University
Gilbertson Hall
7400 Bay Road University Center, MI 48710

To register for this symposium, please click the button below to register using our Eventbrite event.

For more information contact 989.583.4426, or childbirtheducation@chs-mi.com.

Program Description: This program offers up-to-date research and care guidelines for complex newborns both in the acute and primary care settings, play therapy and implicit bias.

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

Disclosures: The planner(s) and speaker(s) have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

Program Objectives:

  • Explain one change in neonatal medicine and how it has impacted our ability to care for earlier generations.
  • Identify one essential component of an infant nutrition assessment.
  • Identify one deficit that may indicate a need for therapy referral in infants less than six months of age.
  • Describe one way to support a parent caring for a medically complex newborn.
  • Describe the importance of play on child development, social skills, and emotional regulation.
  • Explain the neuroscience of implicit bias.

Tuition Cost:

  • EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION before April 19: $75.00
  • Registration April 19-May 3: $85.00
  • Registration May 4-May 15: $100.00

For More Information: Contact 989.583.4426 or childbirtheducation@chs-mi.com

6.0 CME and ABP MOC Part 2 Credit Available*


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 Children’s Hospital. 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 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to earn up to 6 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics’ (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit learner completion information to the ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.