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2020 Twin Cities Pediatrics Update

September 10, 2020 7:30 a.m. – September 11, 2020 3:30 p.m., St. Paul

We are preparing to bring you the second annual collaborative conference between Children's Minnesota and the University of Minnesota Department of Pediatrics. This year we are excited to share the addition of the Minnesota Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MNAAP) to this event. This two day program will offer practical information to help you stay current on relevant topics and recent advances in pediatrics important to your practice. Each day offers you the opportunity to customize your experience by selecting a variety of breakout sessions

Tips from the expert: Dr. Gigi Chawla offers advice about managing your baby’s health

In Minnesota Monthly’s newest publication, the Baby Guide, Dr. Gigi Chawla, chief of general pediatrics at Children’s Minnesota, answered the burning questions on parents’ minds about managing their baby’s health.

One family’s journey with medical assistance

A Minnesota family is traveling to Washington, D.C., to advocate for an issue close to their hearts – the importance of funding for medical assistance programs. A few short years ago, the family was in a tough situation, their son was facing a life-threatening condition and skyrocketing medical bills threatened their financial security despite their solid dual-income.

Grand Rounds: How we can change youth sports culture

March 14, 2019, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis

Heather Bergeson, MD

Grand Rounds: Pop Culture Pediatrics: Celebrity Endorsements to Mommy Blogs and Everything in Between

January 10, 2019, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis

Angela Goepferd, MD, FAAP

CCRN – Pediatrics Certification Review Seminar

March 7, 2019 7:30 a.m. – March 8, 2019 4 p.m., St.Paul

This program provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of pediatric critical care nursing care based on the Pediatric CCRN Exam content outline. Participants receive information that will not only promote certification exam success, but will also enhance clinical nursing practice.

Pediatrics Certification Review Seminar

February 28, 2019 7:30 a.m. – March 1, 2019 4 p.m., St. Paul

Susan Wade will guide the participants through the pediatrics nursing certification exam review and preparation process and will provide practical tips for studying and test taking success. This conference includes test taking strategies for success and a thorough pediatric nursing content review. The course is based on the book, "Pediatric Nursing Certification Review, 3rd Edition" co-authored by Dr. Louise Jakubik (2014) and the exam content outlines for CPN published by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB) and the Pediatric Nurse Exam (RN-BC) published by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).

1st Annual Twin Cities Pediatrics Update

September 19, 2019 8 a.m. – September 20, 2019 3:30 p.m., St. Paul

We are excited to bring you the first annual collaborative conference between Children's Minnesota and the University of Minnesota Department of Pediatrics. This two day program offers practical information to help you stay current on relevant topics and recent advances in pediatrics important to your practice

Grand Rounds: Reply Hazy. Try Again: What does the future of pediatric health care look like?

July 26, 2018, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis

Marc Gorelick, MD

Kids reading in grass

Planning a healthy and safe spring break

Dr. Gigi Chawla, chief of general pediatrics at Children’s Minnesota, shares tips on keeping kids healthy during spring break travel.