Pectus Excavatum – What Every Pediatric Provider Needs to Know

Virtual Provider Continuing Medical Education (CME) Program

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Category:

Pediatric Surgery

Topic:

Pectus Excavatum – What Every Pediatric Provider Needs to Know 

Date:

Feb. 16

Time:

6-7 p.m.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe how and when to refer a patient for Pectus Excavatum evaluation
  • Outline the more common symptoms of Pectus Excavatum
  • List the long-term consequences of Pectus Excavatum
  • Compare and contrast options for treatment of Pectus Excavatum

Presentation Materials:

Virtual Provider CME Presentation - Pectus Excavatum

Virtual Provider CME Evaluation Form

Pectus Excavatum – What Every Pediatric Provider Needs to Know

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits:

1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Designation for 1.0 contact hour for each program.

About Shinjiro Hirose, M.D. and Gary Wayne Raff, M.D.

Shinjiro Hirose, M.D., is medical director of pediatric surgery at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California and chief of the division of pediatric and fetal surgery in the department of surgery at the University of California, Davis Children’s Hospital.

Gary Wayne Raff, M.D., is a cardiothoracic surgeon at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California and holds the position of clinical professor of surgery in the division of cardiothoracic surgery at the University of California, Davis Medical Center.

 

In order to obtain CME credit, return your completed evaluation form by:

  • Emailing to ShrinersContinuingEducation@shrinenet.org or
  • Faxing to (916) 453-2247 or
  • Sending to Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California, Continuing Education, 2425 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95817

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