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Virtual: Pediatric Pearls - Updates From the St. Chris Experts
Start Date: 7/1/2021Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Date: 7/1/2021End Time: 1:00 PM

Event Description

Supporting Children and Youth With Learning and Developmental Differences: Role of the Pediatrician or Primary Provider

Presented By
Brigid Garvin, PhD, psychologist, Department of Pediatrics, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children

Mitzie L. Grant, PhD, director, Pediatric Neuropsychology Service, Department of Psychiatry, Tower Health Medical Group; associate professor, Department of Academic Psychiatry

Learning Objectives

  • Indicate how to support patients and caregivers in navigating systems available for children and youth with learning, behavioral, or developmental differences
  • Identify diagnostic criteria for frequently occurring developmental disorders (LD/ID) and how to integrate results from psychological or psychoeducational evaluations to support and enhance patient care in the medical setting
  • Describe the risks and potential impact of co-occurring conditions in children and youth with learning, behavioral and developmental differences

Target Audience
Physicians, nurse practitioners, nursing personnel, fellows, residents, medical students and other health care professionals who take care of children

Accreditation Statement
Tower Health is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Tower Health 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.

Claiming CME Credits
Attendees MUST sign in with the six-digit activity code provided at the session using eeds within 24 hours of the conference start time and complete the online evaluation within 30 days at

Contact Information:
Name: Alma Barberena
Email: alma.barberena@towerhealth.org
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