DSMIG-USA® Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group-USA Annual Symposium

July 13, 2018

Course Overview

The purpose of this activity is to provide an interdisciplinary forum for discussion and education for health care professionals interested in providing state-of-the-art care to persons with Down Syndrome (DS). This activity will be in a format that allows participants to assess their current practice and make adjustments based on evidence-based best practice recommendations.

Visit the conference website (http://dsmig.pediatrics.wisc.edu) to see the full schedule and additional details.

Elements of Comptence

This continuing education activity has been designed to change learner competence and focuses on the American Board of Medical Specialties areas of medical knowledge, patient care and procedural skills and practice based learning and improvement. This activity also focuses on the interprofessional competencies of interprofessional communication and teams/teamwork.

Conference Fees

(pre-payment is required)

April/May Early Bird Registration: Through May 31, 2018:

  • Members of DSMIG-USA® in good standing: $225; Please see email for member coupon code
  • Non-members of DSMIG-USA®: $250; USE COUPON CODE DSMIGNM18
  • Students/Trainees: $175; USE COUPON CODE DSMIGST18

June Early Bird Registration: June 1, 2018 to July 6, 2018:

  • All Attendees: $275; USE COUPON CODE DSMIGJUNE18

Half Day Rate (AM/PM):

  • $150 (no lunch provided); USE COUPON CODE DSMIGHALF18

After July 16, registration only if space allows for $300. On-site registration available based on space.

Target Audience

This activity is intended for healthcare providers and researchers with a special interest in the care of persons with Down Syndrome including, but not limited to: Primary Care Physicians (MD and MD/PhD), Specialty Physicians, Physician Assistants (MPAS), Nurse Practitioners (RN/MSN/DNP), Occupational Therapists (MS/OTD), Physical Therapists (MS/DPT), Speech Therapists (MS/PhD), Psychologists (PhD), Dietitians (MS/PhD), Social Workers (BSW/MSW), Trainees, and Down Syndrome Clinic Coordinators.

    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 7.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
    Course opens: 
    04/09/2018
    Course expires: 
    12/31/2018
    Event starts: 
    07/13/2018 - 8:00am
    Event ends: 
    07/13/2018 - 6:00pm
    Cost:
    $300.00
    Rating: 
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    Sheraton Dallas Hotel
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    Faculty

    Visit the conference website (http://dsmig.pediatrics.wisc.edu) to see the full list of faculty

    Policy on Faculty and Sponsor Disclosure

    It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this continuing education (CE) activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CE staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest.  Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s).  Detailed disclosures will be made available in the activity handout materials.

    NAME

    ROLE

    FINANCIAL RELATIONSHIPS DISCLOSURE

    DISCUSSION OF UNLABELED/

    UNAPPROVED USES OF DRUGS/DEVICES IN PRESENTATION?

    Nicole Baumer, MD, MEd

    Planner

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Peter Bulova, MD

    Planner,

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    George Capone, MD

    Planner,

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Brian Chicoine, MD

    Presenter

    Woodbine House (Author)

    No

    Emily Jean Davidson, MD, MPH

    Presenter

    Sundance Diagnostics (Stockholder)

    No

    Anna Esbensen, PhD

    Planner

    Ovid (Consultant)

    No

    Amber Escamilla

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Amy Feldman Lewanda, MD

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Katie Frank, PhD, OTR/L

    Planner

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Andrea Kelly, MD, MSCE

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Judy Kim, MD

    Planner

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Andrew McCormick, MD

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Cathy Means, MS

    Planner

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Ann Ostrovsky, MD, MS

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Lorri Riley, DPM

    Presenter

    J1 Industries (Speaker)

    No

    Nancy Roizen, MD

    Planner

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Sally Shott, MD

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Alyssa Sigel, MD

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Brian Skotko, MD, MPP

    Presenter

    Woodbine House (Author); Hoffmann-La Roche (Investigator)

    No

    Joanna Spahis, MSN, RN

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Noemi Spinazzi, MD

    Planner

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Maria Stanley, MD

    Planner,

    Presenter

    CDC, Shire (Sub-PI, No Direct Fees)

    No

    David Stein, PsyD

    Planner

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Kishore Vellody, MD

    Presenter

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Mallory Zink, MS

    Planner

    No relevant financial relationships to disclose

    No

    Accreditation Statement

    In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP and the Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group-USA.  The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

    Credit Designation Statements

     

    American Medical Association (AMA)

    The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

    The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for .775 CEUs or 7.75 hours.

    Available Credit

    • 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 7.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours

    Accreditation Period

    Course opens: 
    04/09/2018
    Course expires: 
    12/31/2018

    Price

    Cost:
    $300.00
    Please login or register to take this course.

    FEES

    April/May Early Bird Registration: Through May 31, 2018:

    • Members of DSMIG-USA® in good standing: $225; Please see email for member coupon code
    • Non-members of DSMIG-USA®: $250; USE COUPON CODE DSMIGNM18
    • Students/Trainees: $175; USE COUPON CODE DSMIGST18

    June Early Bird Registration: June 1, 2018 to July 6, 2018:

    • All Attendees: $275; USE COUPON CODE DSMIGJUNE18

    Half Day Rate (AM/PM):

    • $150 (no lunch provided); USE COUPON CODE DSMIGHALF18

    After July 16, registration only if space allows for $300. On-site registration available based on space.

    The conference fee includes the cost of tuition, materials, breakfast, lunch, refreshment breaks, and a nonrefundable processing fee of $50.

    CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

    Requests for cancellation must be submitted in writing to help@icep.wisc.edu. Cancellations through May 21 will receive a full refund minus the $20 cancellation fee; May 22 -July 7 there will be a 50% refund. No refunds will be made for cancellations received after July 7.

    QUESTIONS ABOUT REGISTRATION

    Email help@icep.wisc.edu or call 608-262-7226

    PROGRAM CHANGES

    Emergency situations occasionally occur and may necessitate topic or speaker changes. The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP reserve the right to alter or substitute a topic or speaker without prior notification.

    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

    For conference information contact Mallory Zink at 608.263.8542 or mzink@pediatrics.wisc.edu.