Overview

Join us for the 2nd Annual University of Kentucky Pediatric Emergency Medicine Symposium, “Pediatric Emergencies: Early Assessment & Treatment of Children”

This conference is designed for all clinicians looking to expand their knowledge and skills in the treatment of pediatric emergencies. Highlights from this year’s course include review of the pediatric EKG, the approach to pediatric abdominal pain, and management of pediatric trauma. We will be hosting a live virtual conference on September 12th, allowing for social distancing while also providing the opportunity to engage with expert speakers. 

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Speakers

Christina Howard, MD, FAAP


Assistant Professor, Pediatrics University of Kentucky College of Medicine Chief, Pediatric Forensic Medicine UK HealthCare Child Fatality and Injury Prevention Pediatric Consultant Kentucky Department of Public Health Lexington, Kentucky
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Katelyn Yackey, MD


Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Ashwin Krishna, MD


Assistant Professor of Pediatrics PICU Director of Respiratory Care University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Delia Gold, MD


Nationwide Childrens' Columbus, Ohio
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Abeer Hamdy Ibrahim Hamdy, MD


Assistant Professor of Pediatrics University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Jaryd Zummer, MD, FACEP


Assistant Professor Pediatric and Adult Emergency Medicine M4 Clerkship Director University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Andrea Doud, MD


Assistant Professor of Surgery University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Gena Cooper, MD


Assistant Medical Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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David Worhunsky, MD


Assistant Professor of Surgery University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Accreditation

CME

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge