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2017 Diabetes Management in the School Setting

December 2, 2017, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saint Paul

This is an all-day conference for school nursing staff to provide updated information on care of students with Type I diabetes.

2nd Annual Ethics Symposium: Brain Death

November 17, 2017, 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Minneapolis

Because of advances in technology, the clarity of brain death has been called into question on multiple occasions publically. This conference is going to discuss the issues around the role of brain death testing and family acceptance.

27th Annual Practical Pediatrics for Primary Care

September 21, 2017 8 a.m. – September 22, 2017 4 p.m., Saint Paul

Make plans to join your colleagues at the 27th Annual Practical Pediatrics for Primary Care Conference. This two-day program offers practical information to help you stay current on relevant topics and recent advances important to your practice. This year's focus areas include:

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Tips for managing screen time with kids

Dr. Molly Martyn shares tips on how to manage screen time with kids and teenagers.

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Our children’s health depends on a strong pediatric care system

The Brorson family’s world turned upside down when their three-week-old son, Brayden, was diagnosed with cancer. Brayden is now an active five-year–old thanks to the health care coverage he received through Medicaid. Learn more about the important role medical assistance plays in caring for children, and join our advocacy network today.

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Meet the Stark Family: William Today

See William's progress today after doctors at the Midwest Fetal Care Center give him a new opportunity to thrive.

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News for parents from the 2016 American Academy of Pediatrics Conference

Dr. Gigi Chawla recaps some of the hot topics parents should know coming out of this year's annual American Academy of Pediatrics conference.

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Prepare your kids to “fall back” for daylight saving time

Preparation is the key to minimize the impact of the end of daylight saving on your child's sleep patterns.

Children’s Minnesota Best Doctors recognized by Minnesota Monthly Magazine

Children’s Minnesota is proud to congratulate our 99 physicians who were recognized as 2016 Best Doctors by Minnesota Monthly magazine.

Children’s Minnesota opens pediatric simulation center

Healthcare Facilities Management reported on the new simulation center, which provides clinicians and medical students with a dedicated space to practice high-risk procedures.