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Boston Children’s Hospital faculty will present successful state-of-the-art collaborative care models that promote meaningful interactions between primary and subspecialty care providers and patients/families. This innovative approach—one utilized by Boston Children’s and its community-based primary care affiliates—provides an integrated model of care for patients with common or chronic neurological, gastrointestinal, brain injury and cardiac needs.

This symposia is neither sponsored nor endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics.


Course Schedule:


7–7:30 p.m.                Registration and Complimentary Dinner, Meet and Greet

7:30–7:40 p.m.          Introduction: Achieving Optimal Outcomes of Care: Supporting the Medical Home Team

Richard Antonelli, MD, MS, General Pediatrics

7:40–8:20 p.m.          Collaborative Care Models to Enhance Access for Patients

Menno Verhave, MD, Gastroenterology

David K. Urion, MD, Neurology

8:20–9:00 p.m.          Concussion Management

Alex McLean Taylor, PsyD, Neurology

Identification of Inherited Cardiac Conditions in Primary Care Pediatrics

Dominic J.R. Abrams, MD, Cardiology

9:00–9:30 p.m.          Panel questions and conclusion/meet and greet



Who Should Attend? Pediatricians, family medicine physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and subspecialists will benefit from this detailed update on innovations in primary care pediatrics.

Course Objectives:

  • Introduce recent basic science and clinical advances in pediatrics.
  • Introduce applications of recent scientific advances to the clinical care of children.
  • Evaluate traditional principles of care in light of recent scientific advances in pediatrics.


Physician Continuing Medical Education: This activity has been approved for 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

Nursing Credit Designation: Contact hours will be provided for this activity.

For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact Global Education Group at 303-395-1782 or


Physician Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Global Education Group (Global) and Boston Children’s Hospital. Global is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physician Credit Designation

Global Education Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Questions? Call 617-919-3146 or email


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AAP National Conference & Exhibition

October 11–14, 2014

Marriot Marquis

San Diego, CA

This activity is jointly sponsored by Global Education Group and Boston Children’s Hospital.



Reserve your seat today. Learn new collaborative care methods through didactic lecture, panel discussion and Q&A.