Sunday Sessions

8:00-9:00 am
Common Sleep Problems in Children: How to Recognize & Manage
Screen for sleep problems in children
Recognize that sleep problems in children are multifactorial in nature
Manage sleep problems in children
James A Phalen, MD

9:00-10:00 am
Body Modification in Adolescents
Discuss the changing epidemiology of body modification in adolescents and young adults
Recognize and manage common complications of body modifications
Counsel patients who express a desire to pursue body modifications
Adnan Mir, MD, PhD

10:15-11:15 am
Missing Real Life; Electronics Addiction in Children and Adolescents
Review epidemiology and evolution of this issue
Discuss developmental, social and functional risks
Discuss current recommendations and treatment strategies (to include family system)
Karen Seroussi, DO

11:15 am -12:15 pm
Texas Legislative Advocacy 201 [Ethics]
Describe the Texas Legislative process and how to navigate it to pass a bill and impact the appropriations process
Communicate to lawmakers and their staff the nuances of a child health policy proposal
Describe how the individual pediatrician and their practice setting can be a resource for lawmakers about child health and well-being policy issues.
Ryan Van Ramshorst, MD
Ben Raimer, MD, FAAP