Practical Problems in Pediatrics

Conference Date 
Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 08:00 to Friday, February 11, 2022 - 16:00
Name of speaker 
Multiple pediatric professionals

Two-day virtual course

EARLY BIRD Registration Deadline: January 7, 2022


This general pediatric course has been held annually for the past 40 years, and covers a wide variety of subjects.  The focus is on practical information and specific management guidelines for immediate use in the office setting.


Topics covered:

  • Fresh Off the Press: Update on Congenital CMV
  • Functional Abdominal Pain in Children
  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia
  • Encouraging Healthy Sleep Habits in Children
  • Adolescent Mental Health in the Era of COVID-19
  • Speech and Language Difficulties in Children
  • An Approach to Pediatric Back Pain
  • Clumsy Child or Something Else? Hypotonia in School-Aged Youth
  • Choosing Wisely: Promoting Conversations Between Patients and Clinicians
  • S.O.S. Doctors in Distress!
  • Evaluation of Chest pain in the Pediatric Patient
  • An Overview of Pediatric Thyroid Disorders
  • Management of Pediatric Obesity
  • A Family Guide to the Pandemic: Answers to Parents' Burning Questions about COVID-19
  • Abdominal Wall Hernias in Children
  • PID MythBusters
  • Bed-wetting Solutions
  • Interesting Articles of the Year



There are 3 ways to register:

To obtain the registration form by email or by fax, please e-mail us at [email protected] or call us at 1-450-292-3456, ext. 227.  


Random Draw: 15 Lucky Residents

Compliments of the Department of Pediatric Surgery Mirella and Lino Saputo Foundation Chair in Pediatric Surgical Education and Patient and Family-Centered Care15 residents, randomly chosen, will be reimbursed for their specialty day registration.* The winners, whether they registered for the Annual Specialty Day: Pediatric Surgery for Non Surgeons or for the full 3-day course, will receive a refund of $195 CDN. 

* Must be registered by the early bird deadline of January 7, 2022, to be included in the draw.


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