Overview

Join us for the 3rd 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 management of pediatric shock, the approach to pediatric abdominal pain, and early recognition of COVID associated complications in the pediatric population. We will be hosting a live virtual conference on September 28th, allowing for social distancing while also providing the opportunity to engage with expert speakers. 

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Speakers

Rhea Vidrine, MD


Pediatric Specialist University of Kentucky Children's Hospital Lexington, Kentucky
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Jacqueline Sugarman, MD, FAAP


Associate Professor of Pediatrics Division of Pediatric Forensic Medicine University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, Kentucky
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Tracey Wagner, MD


Pediatric Emergency Medicine Nationwide Children's Hospital Columbus, Ohio
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Michael Kuduk, MD


Assistant Professor of Pediatrics University of Kentucky 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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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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Ryan Fredericks, MD


Assistant Professor Pediatric Critical Care Medical Director, Pediatric Simulation University of Kentucky Lexington, Kentucky
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Joel Howard, MD


Assistant Professor Pediatric Infectious Disease Medical Director for Pediatric Antimicrobial Stewardship University of Kentucky 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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Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, University of Kentucky HealthCare CECentral is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

CME

This live activity is designated for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

IPE Competencies

  • Roles/ Responsibilities
  • Interprofessional Communication

CNE

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 8 nursing contact hours.