CME Opportunities and Events

For a list TPS hosted events click here.

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • March 6 – 8, 2020
    2nd annual Texas Pediatric Neuroscience Network Conference
    The Driskill Hotel in Austin, Texas
    At this conference, some of the country’s top neurologists will share their knowledge and experience to provide attendees increased knowledge, competence, performance, skill and enhanced patient care to improve the care of children with epilepsy across the state of Texas. The theme of the 2020 conference will be Controversies in Epilepsy.
    The conference is free to attendees and we will also be offering a discounted rate of $165/night when registrants stay at The Driskill Hotel. Check out more information at texaspedineuroconference.org.

  • March 6, 2020
    21st Annual Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics: Topics for Primary Care. A seminar for Pediatricians, Family Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers caring directly for children
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
    2222 Welborn Street
    Dallas, TX 75219
    Register at www.scottishritehospital.org/DBP
    The one-day conference will highlight common developmental-behavioral conditions, their etiology, identification and management, and feature opportunities to apply knowledge in clinical situations.  The goal of this seminar is to equip primary care providers to assess, identify and manage developmental and behavioral problems which present between birth and age 18. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of UT Southwestern Medical Center and Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ will be issued for the seminar. 

  • April 5-7, 2020
    AAP Legislative Conference, Washington DC 

ONLINE CME/MOC/WEBINARS
Pediatric Disaster Preparedness MOC Part IV Initiative-Sign-up by 12/31/2019
  The Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Innovation & Improvement Center (IIC), with assistance from the American Academy of Pediatrics, has developed a new Maintenance of Certification Part 4 Initiative – Pediatric Disaster Preparedness. Targeted toward clinic-based providers that take care of children, this initiative aims to better prepare participants to create change strategies that will increase office practice preparedness for disasters. Additional information about this opportunity is available online, including an MOC Recruitment PowerPoint that describes the requirements for participation. After confirming participation in this initiative, an email will be sent prompting the participant to complete a required Environmental Scan that is due Monday, January 20, 2020. Participants will be asked to complete the full initiative in 6 months. It is expected that about 10 hours of work would be needed to complete the initiative. Questions can be directed to DisasterMOC@texaschildrens.org.

Texas Health Steps Online Provider Education: Self paced online courses that provide CME credit free of charge. These web-based modules provide relevant information and reference materials on more than 50 topics designed for physicians and providers who treat Texas children and youth. You can access useful resources on this site at any time on an unlimited basis, even when not taking a course. Offerings include courses, webinars, podcasts, case studies, and tutorials accessible through mobile devices.

Disclaimer: Except for programs sponsored by TPS, AAP, TMA, or the AMA, listing of a CME activity does not represent an endorsement of the program by the TPS but is provided for informational purposes only.

For additional information, please contact

Director of Member Services
(512) 370-1517