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2014 Research Conference Archive
Early Bird Rounds

Pediatric Research Conferences are Monday from noon to 1 p.m. in Wadlington Conference Room 2202 at Children's Hospital.

2015 - 2016

Justin N. Baker, MD, FAAP, FAAHPM
Chief, Division of Quality of Life and Palliative Care
Attending Physician, Quality of Life Service
St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital
Memphis, TN
"Decision Making and Advance Care Planning in Children with Complex Chronic Conditions – Findings from the St Jude Division of Quality of Life and Palliative Care"

Stephen Patrick, MD, MPH, MS
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Health Policy
Division of Neonatology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
"Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome:  Informing Public Health Systems"

Scott Smith, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
"IgE: Fighting the War on Worms"

Department of Pediatrics Faculty Meeting

Tracy McGregor, MD, MSCI
 Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Genetic Medicine
"Predictive AK1 Research"


















Research Conference Archive

Sponsorship Statement: Sponsored by Vanderbilt University School of Medicine; Department of Pediatrics.

Accreditation Statement: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement:Vanderbilt University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement:It is the policy of the ACCME and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine to require disclosure of financial relationships from individuals in a position to control the content of a CME activity; to identify and resolve conflicts of interest related to those relationships; and to make disclosure information available to the audience prior to the CME activity. Presenters are required to disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentations.

Contact Barbara Blankstein at (615) 343-7617Call: (615) 343-7617" or email barbara.blankstein@Vanderbilt.Edu if you have questions.


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