Congenital Zika Virus Training Seminar

About the Seminar

When: Friday, July 20th from 1-4:30 pm
Where: Houston, Texas
CME: 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
How to Register: Complimentary Registration, Online Registration Deadline is July 16th

In partnership with the Texas Department of State Health Services, the Texas Pediatric Society will host a training on Congenital Zika Virus at Baylor College of Medicine in the Howland Auditorium, Children's Nutrition Research Center on Friday, July 20th from 1-4:30 pm. This training will provide pediatricians an opportunity to learn from other physicians and experts on the screening, diagnosis, and care for children with Congenital Zika Syndrome.  

Sessions will include:

  • CDC Update on the Interim Guidance for the Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Management of Infants with Possible Congenital Zika Virus Infection
  • From Screening to Differential Diagnosis for Infants with Possible Congenital Zika Virus Infection
  • Optimal Care for Infants with Congenital Zika Syndrome

Designation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Texas A&M University College of Medicine and the Texas Pediatric Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Texas A&M University College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The activity has been designated by the Texas A&M University College of Medicine for 3.0 hours of education in medical ethics and professional responsibility.

Location
1100 Bates Street
Howland Auditorium, Children's Nutrition Research Center
Houston, TX 7703

Deadline to register is July 16th or when the event is full, whichever comes first - register today!

This event is open to TPS members and non-members, so please share this invitation with other physicians and health professionals who are involved in the care of children with Congenital Zika Syndrome (i.e. audiology, endocrinology, neurology, ophthalmology, and radiology).

For more information contact:

Kellie Dees
Pediatric Public Health Education Manager
kellie.dees@txpeds.org
O: (512) 370-1509