Events

Check out our annual engagement opportunities as well as other benefits the Texas Pediatric Society membership offers.
Below is a list of events by date. If available, click on the event title in green for more information such as how to register and schedule.

Mark Your Calendar!

2021

  • TPS CME and MOC Webinar: How COVID-19 Spreads: A Review
    May 10, 2021 12:00pm-1:00pm (CT) 
    Speaker: Manjusha Gaglani, MD 
    This webinar will contain basic knowledge for healthcare professionals to utilize with their staff when implementing infection control best practices in their offices. We encourage all allied health, nurses, nurse practitioners, medical assistants, office managers, and first-year medical students to register. Physicians and residents/fellows seeking CME and MOC may register to help promote the basic understanding how COVID-19 is spread to their patients. 

    Texas A&M University College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum
    of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.This webinar will be recorded and available to view at any time for those who are unable to attend the live event. However, only those who attend the live event are eligible for CME and MOC.
    Click here for more information and to register now
  • TPS Executive Board Meeting (virtual, invitation only)
    Spring 2021- Date postponed - to be announced 
  • TPS CME and MOC Webinar: MIS-C and Mimics
    May 26, 2021 12:00pm-1:00pm (CT) 
    Speakers: Andrea Dean, MD, FAAP and Tiphanie Vogel, MD, PhD, FAAP

    This session will present several cases of children admitted to Texas Children’s Hospital for observation and evaluation for MIS-C and their subsequent discharge diagnoses. By the end this session, audience members will be able to:

    1. Define MIS-C according to the WHO and CDC
    2. Discuss specific common diseases that may mimic MIS-C
    3. Compare and contrast details, including lab findings, of MIS-C and mimics
    4. Plan care for children presenting with signs and symptoms concerning for MIS-C

    Texas A&M University College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum
    of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.This webinar will be recorded and available to view at any time for those who are unable to attend the live event. However, only those who attend the live event are eligible for CME.
    Click here for more information and to register now
     
  • TPS Annual Meeting
    September 9-12, 2021

    Galveston, TX
     
  • TPS Executive Board Meeting (invitation only)
    September 12, 2021
    Galveston, TX

Information About COVID-19
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect the nation, TPS leadership has been monitoring its impact on our members and communities. Please check our resources for members and parents at TPS COVID-19's webpage including current guidance on  the requirements for social distancing, and the travel restrictions issued by many states, universities, and others. 

While the TPS is sensitive to the current situation, we also look forward to the future and a time when the current constraints will no longer be required.