Events & Education 2018-07-12T12:48:24+00:00

Pediatric Disaster Response and Emergency Preparedness

Thursday, July 19 – Friday, July 20, 2018

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

CHOC Hospital, 1201 W. La Veta Avenue, Orange, CA

Registration: Email name, title, employer and phone number to

Need More Information? Call Paul Russel, RN at (714) 289-3986

Continuing Education Credits
ACET – 1.6 CEUS | ENA – 15.5 hours | AAFP – 13.25 hours | TX-DSHS-EMS – 16.0 hours

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Developmental Behavioral Diagnosis and Management in Pediatrics

Friday, September 14  |  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics and National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners are teaming up to provide a 1-day special symposium just prior to the SDBP Annual Meeting. This intensive workshop is ideal for pediatric primary care providers, those preparing to make the transition into DB Peds specialty care and those working in DB Peds. There are two 4-hour cases that will cover autism versus global developmental delay in a younger child, and ADHD versus mood disorder or learning disability in a teen.

Spend your day learning from two teams of three faculty members including, a nurse practitioner, developmental behavioral pediatrician and psychologist. The teams will walk the participants through the 2 engaging case studies, each addressing a unique diagnosis, both designed to review the diagnostic presentation and appropriate assessment tools, formulation of diagnosis with interpretation of developmental and behavioral assessment measures, treatment options.

CE:  8.0 contact hours

Additional Information Here

The Important Influence of Infant Nutrition Conference

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Saturday, September 15, 2018
7:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Mile Square Banquet Center | Fountain Valley, CA

Conference Objectives:

  1. Recognize the key components and special benefits of human milk
  2. Understand the mechanism of human milk consumption leads to the health and development of the microbiome in the infant
  3. Recognize common and not-so-common infant food allergy
Conference Speakers:
  • Sonia Michail, MD
  • Jae Kim, MD
  • Ronald Ferdman, MD

CME and MOC Part 2 Available

Registration Opens July 15, 2018

35th Annual Current Advances in Pediatrics Conference

Friday October 5 – Sunday, October 7, 2018

Irvine Marriott Hotel
Irvine, California

2018 Speakers:

Cordelia W. Carter, MD – Sports Medicine
Sonia K. Michail, MD, FAAP, CPE, AGAF – Microbiome
Michael E. Pichichero, MD – Infectious Disease/Allergy/Immunology
David Safani, MD, MBA – Mental Health
Joan E. Shook, MD, FAAP, MBA, FACEP – Emergency Medicine
Timothy E. Wilens, MD – Pediatric Psychiatry
Albert C. Yan, MD, FAAP, FAAD – Dermatology

Categoy I CME: 10-15 Hours

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Past AAP-OC Chapter Events

What Are You Ready For?

Disaster Preparedness for Pediatricians and other Health Care Providers

Below are resources that were discussed  at the Disaster Preparedness for Pediatricians and other Health Care Providers Conference in May 2018.

AAP Preparedness Checklist for Pediatric Practices

Health Strategic Operations Center Presentation

Sangeeta Sakaria, MD In-Flight Emergencies

This event was provided in part through a grant from the American Academy of Pediatrics, Disaster Preparedness and Response

Do You Know About the Recent MOC Changes?

Marshall Land, MD joined the AAP-Orange County Chapter in January 2018 to discuss the recent Maintenance of Certification (MOC) changes. Click here to see the answers to questions that attendees submitted.  For more information visit