Residents and Fellows Section Agenda

The 2021 Resident/Fellow Student Section Program will be held virtually on Saturday, September 11 from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm.

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2021 Resident Section Full Agenda Coming Soon!

8:00-9:00am Hot Topics in Pediatrics Session One (Title TBA)
9:00-10:00am Hot Topics in Pediatrics Session Two (Title TBA)

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Welcome and Introductions

  • Carlos Sisniega, MD - Incoming TPS Resident Board Representative
  • Tiffany Ho - TPS Medical Student Board Representative  


Importance of Pediatric Organization Membership & How to Make the Most of Your Membership


  • Seth D. Kaplan, MD, FAAP - TPS President


  • Mark Ward, MD- Chapter Chair
10:15-10:45am Legislative Update
10:45am-11:15am COVID-19 AND Vaccine Hesitancy 

Pediatric Specialty - Exploring Pediatric Specialties-a brief outline of information about the different pediatric practice settings such as hospital, rural, and private practice settings followed by networking speed mentoring event with various subspecialists. Students will have the opportunity to submit questions to specific panelists ahead of time. 

12pm-12:15pm Poster Winner Contest Recognition and Remarks 
TPS Poster Co-Chairs: Alice Gong, MD and Mark Hanfling, MD

12:30 pm-2:30pm

Log into the TPS Business Meeting - Join us as we celebrate TPS Awardees, Poster Winners, review the 2021-22 Executive Board slate, hear about the state of TPS, and Legislative Updates!