Pediatric Multispecialty Conference: Evidence Based Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Are You Practicing It?

Miami, FL US
January 14, 2020

The pediatric practitioner has the special and important responsibility to utilize diagnostic guidelines and clinical best practice for patients presenting with a multitude of ailments, injuries and diseases. The rapidly evolving state of evidence based medicine makes it particularly challenging in pediatrics because of the broad nature and depth of knowledge required across all medical subspecialties.  

Please join us to hear Dr. Richard Cantor, discusses how to implement and best utilize evidence base data in pediatric emergency medicine.

Target Audience

Pediatricians, Internists, Hospitalists, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physicians, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses and all other interested clinical care providers.


Learning Objectives

  • Identify and accurately diagnose most common complaints that present in the Pediatric Emergency department.
  • Utilize diagnostic guidelines and clinical best practice for pediatric patients presenting with fevers, UTIs respiratory issues, viral GI issues and other common pediatric emergency complaints. 
  • Recognize the role evidence based medicine plays in pediatric emergency medicine. 
Course Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
01/14/2020 - 6:00pm EST
Event ends: 
01/14/2020 - 7:00pm EST
Baptist Hospital
8900 N. Kendall Dr
Miami, FL 33176
United States

Richard Cantor, M.D.
Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Section Chief, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship
Emeritus Director, Upstate Poison Control Center
Golisano Children’s Hospital
Syracuse, New York

Richard Cantor, M.D., indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in her presentation or discussion.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.


Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour, CE Broker Course #20-418510, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit for Nursing, Nurse Practitioners, Respiratory Therapists and Pharmacists. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
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