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The Montefiore Pediatric neurosurgery center cme symposia presents:

Should I Be Worried About the Shape of This Child’s Head?: The Diagnosis and Management of Abnormal Head Shapes in Infants

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Up to 50% of infants have some degree of irregularity in their head shapes and this can be troubling to their families. There are several managment regimes that can be considered but confusion exists in many on which are appropriate to use for specific types of head abnormalities. The Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery at the Montefiore Medical Center is pleased to announce a complimentary one-hour virtual conference on recognition of the different types of abnormal head shapes and their management hosted by members of our Craniofacial Center.

This complimentary presentation is intended for:

  • Primary care practitioners
  • Subspecialty care practitioners caring for children with abnormally shaped heads

After attending this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the treatments that are available and when they should be used
  • Relay to their patients and families what they will experience when referred for evaluation and treatment
  • Be knowledgeable about what treatments and technologies that are currently in development or on the horizon at CHAM

Our Speakers

Acting Director, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery

Professor of Neurosurgery & Pediatrics
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center

Learn More about Dr. Abbott

Director, Craniofacial Surgery Program

Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center

Learn More about Dr. Tepper

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center

Learn More about Dr. Kobets

Kamilah Downing, CPNP, DNP

Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery
Montefiore Medical Center


Learn More about Neurological Surgery at Montefiore

 

Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center designates this internet activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This complimentary conference will be available via our YouTube channel. Reserve your spot today by clicking the link below. You may email us with any questions at PedsNS.CHAM@icloud.com.

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Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accrediation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accrediation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Council (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Conflict of Interest

The “Conflict of Interest Disclosure Policy” of Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience any relationship with commercial interest, pharmaceutical or equipment company*. Any presenter whose disclosed relationships prove to create a conflict of interest, with regard to their contribution to the activity, will not be permitted to present.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center also requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device, not yet approved in the United States.

*The ACCME defines a Commercial Interest as an entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interest – unless the provider of clinical service is owned, or controlled by, an ACCME-defined commercial interest.

Provided by
Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center

Credit Issued by
Albert Einstein College of Medicine