Past Programs & Courses

Overview

Addressing Cartilage Problems in the Young Athlete – What Every Pediatric Provider Needs to Know

Virtual Provider Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program

Addressing Cartilage Problems in the Young Athlete – What Every Pediatric Provider Needs to Know

Category:

Sports Medicine

Topic:

Addressing Cartilage Problems in the Young Athlete – What Every Pediatric Provider Needs to Know

Date:

Apr. 13

Time:

6-7 p.m.

Who Should Attend:

Pediatricians, PCPs, Orthopedic Specialists, Physical Therapists, RNs, School-Based Nurses, Emergency Medicine, School Athletic Directors, Athletic Trainers

Chief of Burns presents Virtual Provider CME: “Pediatric Burns – What Every Provider Needs to Know”

Virtual Provider CME Program

Nationally recognized surgeon and Chief of Burns at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California, David Greenhalgh, M.D., will discuss the treatment of pediatric burns in an upcoming virtual provider continuing medical education (CME) webinar on March 16, from 6:00 –7:00 p.m.

The webinar will focus on the following learning objectives:  

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Leading Pediatric Surgeon and Cardiothoracic Surgeon to Host CME webinar February 16

Virtual Provider CME Program

Director of pediatric surgery, Shinjiro Hirose, M.D. and cardiothoracic surgeon, Gary Wayne Raff, M.D., at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California, will lead an upcoming Virtual Provider Continuing Medical Education (CME) webinar, Pectus Excavatum – What Every Pediatric Provider Needs to Know.

The webinar will cover various learning objectives including:

Hirschsprung Disease – What Every Provider Needs To Know

Virtual Provider Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program

Dr. Saadai and Jennifer Miranda

Continuing medical education consists of educational activities, which serve to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients. We are pleased to announce our new 2020-21 Virtual Physician CME Program.  There is no charge for attending these webinars and following the webinar, you will receive CME credit.

Category:

Colorectal 

Topic:

Hirschsprung Disease – What Every Provider Needs To Know

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Diagnosis and Management of Spinal Disorders in Children and Adolescents

Virtual Provider Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program

Dr. Rolando Roberto

Continuing medical education consists of educational activities, which serve to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients. We are pleased to announce our new 2020-21 Virtual Physician CME Program.  There is no charge for attending these webinars and following the webinar, you will receive CME credit.

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R. Kirklin Ashley Visiting Professorship

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Please join us for a full day of lectures, case discussions and research presentations with Dr. Peter Waters, director of the Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery program at Boston Children’s Hospital. Dr. Waters is the co-author of the acclaimed textbook on Surgery of the Pediatric Hand and Upper Limb and co-editor of the pediatric trauma textbook, Fractures in Children. He served as president of the Pediatric Orthpaedic Society of North America (POSNA) from 2011-2012, and he is the author of over 220 publications and book chapters. Dr. Waters earned his medical degree at Tufts University and completed fellowship training in pediatric orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital and hand surgery in the Harvard Hand Surgery program. He is internationally known for his expertise in hand and upper extremity surgery and, in particular, care of children with brachial plexus birth palsies.

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PediOrthoWEST

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Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California is holding it’s third annual PediOrtho WEST (Western Education & Surgical Techniques) Resident Education Course on Friday and Saturday, October 16 & 17, 2020.  This course is presented in cooperation with the OrthoPediatrics Foundation for Education and Research (OFER).

Visit the photo gallery from last year’s event.

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Leuven Gait Course 2019

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Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California Assistant Chief of Orthopaedics Jon Robert Davids, M.D. has been invited as faculty to present at the 2019 meeting of the annual clinical gait analysis courses in cooperation with University Hospital Pellenberg, Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. This course will be held in Leuven, Belgium.

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Congenital Muscular Torticollis Course

A continuing education course for physical and occupational therapists, nurses, mid-level providers and early intervention providers (birth to 3 years), who assess and treat children with Congenital Muscular Torticollis (CMT).

Course Handouts

2018 Congenital Muscular Torticollis Course
Congenital Muscular Torticollis Evaluation Tool

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Saturday, August 18, 2018

8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California

2425 Stockton Boulevard., Sacramento

Free parking is available in the Shriners Hospital garage.

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Cerebral Palsy Hip Surveillance

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The Hip in Children with Cerebral Palsy – Surveillance to Salvage brings together doctors, nurses and therapists to openly discuss and address ways to preserve hip function in children with cerebral palsy. Hip Dysplasia is a common problem in children with cerebral palsy, and optimal treatment involves an understanding of the pathoanatomy, pathophysiology and both the pharmacologic and surgical treatment options. All participants will learn how they can be a part of a multi-disciplinary hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy.