The 2018 Resident/Fellow Student Section Program will be held on Saturday, September 8 during the the TPS Annual Meeting at the Grand Hyatt in San Antonio, TX. Register for the conference here.
If you would like to join TPS as a resident/fellow, click here. For more information, contact: the Member Services Manager or 512-370-1517.
|9:00 – 9:15 AM||
Importance of Pediatric Organization Membership & How to Make the Most of Your Membership
|9:15 - 9:45 AM||
Marijuana: the State, the Mother, and the Child- As societal attitudes are changing towards marijuana use in the United States, the pediatric population is also being affected. This hot-topic session will discuss the perceived risks of the drug and the consequences for the mother-fetus-neonate triad.
|9:45 –10:00 AM||
Break (Support the Medical Student and Resident Poster contest winners as they discuss their posters during this time).
Pediatric Specialty Speed Mentoring Panel - Exploring 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 the subspecialists listed below. *New this year - fellows and 3rd year residents will have the opportunity to visit with TPS Early Career Physician section leaders on CV preparation and discuss different practice settings such as academic setting, community-practice, research, advocacy, etc.
|11:30 – 1:30 PM||
Awards Luncheon with TPS Members and Leadership (residents and fellows only).
|1:30 - 3:00 PM||TPS General Session CME Programming|
|3:00 - 3:15 PM||Break (Support the Medical Student and Resident/Fellow Poster contest winners as they discuss their posters during this time).|
|3:45 - 5:00 PM||
Jacobi Jug Competition
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