Event

Pediatrics - Grand Rounds

Topic: Pulmonary Vascular Disease in Premature Infants

When:

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
7:45 AM - 9:00 AM
ZOOM Meeting

Speaker(s):

John T. Berger, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Division of Cardiac Critical Care Medicine and Cardiology
Medical Director, Cardiac ECMO, Medical Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program & Interim Medical Director, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC

Target Audience:

Community Physicians, Faculty, Residents/Fellows, Staff/Employees

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the presentation, participants will be able to:

At the conclusion of this session, the participant should be able to:
1. Identify the spectrum of pulmonary hypertension in children.
2. Generate a differential diagnosis for pulmonary hypertension in a premature infant.
3. Discuss treatment and prognosis of pulmonary hypertension in a premature infant.

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 the University of Florida College of Medicine and Nemours Children's Specialty Care. The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit

The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Activity.

Additional Information

Please call Tina Smith 904-476-6747 or Miguel Perez 904-248-8490 for any technical assistance.
(UPDATED) To receive CME credit you must watch the Webinar in its entirety and take the evaluation at the end.

Disclosure

Dr. Berger has disclosed that he receives research support from Janssen Research and Development. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose. Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: https://cme.ufl.edu/disclosure/. All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

For additional information, contact Laura Lowry (904) 633-4199 laura.lowry@jax.ufl.edu.