This educational event is designed for all health care professionals who work with children and their families.

This event will include a range of topics from vaping and inhalants to the effects of adverse childhood events to the latest concussion care.

CoxHealth 20th Annual Pediatric Conference

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:30 a.m.- 4:50 p.m.

7:30-7:55 am

Registration and Breakfast

7:55-8:00 am

Welcome and Overview

8:00-9:00 am

Concussion Protocol

Dr. Shannon Woods, MD

9:00-10:00 am

Becoming Trauma Aware: The Long Term Implications of Adverse Childhood Experiences

Michelle Spering, RN-BC

10:00-10:15am

BREAK

10:15-11:00 am

Childhood Obesity: Food for Thought

Steve Hughlett, Pharm.D.

11:00 am-12:00 pm

Peds Trauma Trivia

Jason Martin, RN, CEN, TCRN, CPEN, NREMT-P

12:00-12:50 pm

LUNCH (50 min)

12:50-1:50

Vaping, Juuling, Dabbing: A Toxic Cloud

Amanda Ruback, MSN, RN, CSPI

1:50-2:50

Peds airway (battery ingestion, airway obstruction)

Jason Martin, RN, CEN, TCRN, CPEN, NREMT-P

2:50-3:05 pm

BREAK

3:05-3:50 pm

Ped/Family Long-Term Coping with Trauma

Gabriel Cline, MD

3:50-4:35 pm

Topic-TBD

Speaker-TBD

4:35-4:50 pm

Evaluations and Adjourn

In an effort to reduce costs to participants, no handouts or notes pages will be provided at the conference. Participants may choose to download presentations to their personal electronic devices or print for their own use. As presentations become available, they will be posted here.
Check this tab when the conference date approaches to download notes pages.

Educational credit is currently being planned for nursing, PT/OT, pharmacy, respiratory, EMS, and pediatric trauma hours.

Check back soon for more information.

Invited Faculty

 

Amanda Ruback, MSN, RN, SCPI

Community Outreach Coordinator

Missouri Poison Center

 

Dr. Gabriel Cline, PsyD

Pych Associates

 

Steve Hughlett, Pharm. D.

Pharmacy Supervisor

CoxHealth

 

Jason Martin, RN, CEN, TCRN, CPEN, NREMT-P

Director of Trauma Education

 

Michelle Spering, RN-BC

Emergent Care Administration

CoxHealth

 

Dr. Shannon Woods, MD

Sports Medicine

Ferrell-Duncan Clinic

 

 

 

 

 

Glenda Adams, BSPharm, BCPPS

Pharmacist

CoxHealth

 

Carol Cummings-Smothers

Team Leader, Respiratory Care

CoxHealth

 

 

Mike Ingram

Supervisor, Respiratory Care

CoxHealth

 

Ashley Larkin, RN, BSN, RNC-OB

Nurse Manger

Education Center

 

Jennifer McCroskey, MSN, RN

Enterprise Educator

Education Center

 

Rozlyn McTeer, BSN, RN, CEN, CPS-T

Pediatric Trauma Coordinator

Trauma Services

 

Leanne Porter, RN

Pediatrics

 

Rana Post, MBA, CCLS, CPST

Child Life Coordinator

Child Life Services

 

Holly Rogers, RN-BC, BSN

Maternal Child Educator

Educational Services

 

Ami Rohr

Nurse Manager

Pediatrics

 

Kristi Vandeloecht, PTA, GC CDR, MS

Clinical Therapist Educator

Rehab Services

 

 

 

 

DoubleTree Hotel

2431 N. Glenstone Ave.

Springfield, MO 65803

Cancellations received in writing to EducationCenterNorht@coxhealth.com by September 3, 2019 will be entitled to a full refund. After this time, a $25 processing fee will be withheld.  No refunds will be made the day of the conference.  No shows will be charged the full conference fee.

In the event the Education Center cancels or reschedules a course, participants are entitled to a full refund or the participant may transfer registration to the next scheduled activity.

CoxHealth is not responsible for travel, hotel, booking fees, or other cancellation fees for registrants when an activity is cancelled.

All refunds must be received in writing via email or by calling the Education Center.