2018 PATIENT EDUCATION CONFERENCE - A Lifetime of Health: CAH from Infancy to Adulthood

02/10/2018

Location

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
4650 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027
United States

Description

                                                                                                                                

 

Sponsored in part by:  

 

CARES Foundation presents our annual patient education conference. This year's conference will be hosted by Children's Hospital of Los Angeles. Educational and informative sessions for CAH patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals led by CAH experts.

 

Conference fees/prices include your choice of sessions (see list of session topics below) and a light breakfast and lunch. Registration:

  • Individual = $20/person    
  • Professional = $25/person    
  • Couple* = $30    
  • Family* = $40

*Couple & Family Tickets will include children in attendance that are not included in child care. Child care will be available for children ages 3 yrs and up. (Indicate on registration form that you require child care)

PLEASE NOTE: though referred to as 'ticket/s" on the registration form, no paper tickets will be issued - you will simply sign-in at the door.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 21, 2018.

To pay by check, print this registration form

THIS YEAR'S CONFERENCE TOPICS TO INCLUDE:

  • Introduction to CAH
  • Maternal and Fetal Health
  • Newborn Screening
  • Everything Genetic
  • Surgical Perspective
  • Adults and CAH
  • Wellness: Mental Health
  • Emergency Issues
  • Urological & Reproductive Issues
  • Transition and Adult Care
  • New Research and Developments

The day will also include a panel discussion and act-o-vial training.

SESSIONS TO BE LEAD BY THE FOLLOWING CAH EXPERTS:

Roger De Filippo, MD, FACS, FAAp - Associate Professor, Keck School of Medicine of USC; Chief, Division of Urology, Co-Surgical Director, CAH Comprehensive Care Center of Excellence,Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

Mitchell Geffner, MD - Professor of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC; Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism; Co-Director, CAH Comprehensive Care Center of Excellence, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

Paul Kokorowski, MD, MPH - Associate Professor of Urology, Keck School of Medicine of USC; Co-Surgical Director, CAH Comprehensive Care Center of Excellence, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

Mimi Kim, MD, MSC - Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC, Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Co-Director, CAH Comprehensive Care Center of Excellence, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

David Miller, MD - Professor of Clinical Obstetrics, Gynecology and Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC; Director, Institute for Maternal-Fetal Health, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

Linda Randolph, MD - Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC; Chief, Division of Medical Genetics, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

Tracey Bishop - Chief, Newborn Screening Branch, Genetic Disease Screening Program, California Department of Public Health

Run Yu, MD, PhD - Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

Mary Samplaski, MD - Assistant Professor of Urology; Director, Section of Male Inferitility Institute of Urology, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Ricardo Azziz, MD, MPH, MBA - Chief Officer of Academic Health and Hospital Affairs, State University of New York System Administration

Paola Sequeria, MD - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Patrice Yasuda, PhD -  Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine of USC; Attending Physician, Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

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Once registered, details about exact location and parking will be emailed.                      

 
 
 
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