Delaware CME Spring Conference

Medical Society of Delaware Conference Center

April 23, 2020
7:30 am – 2:15 pm


Medical Society of Delaware
Conference Center

900 Prides Crossing
Newark, DE 19713


7:30AM Registration I Breakfast I Exhibitors

8AM – Welcome

Laura Lawler, MD, FAAP President, Delaware Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics

8:15AM – AAP Blueprint for Children

Mark Del Monte, JD CEO/Executive Vice President, American Academy of Pediatrics

8AM – Coverage, Quality & the Impact on Care

Kara Odom Walker, MD, MPH, MSHS: Access & Coverage for DE Kids
Secretary of the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services
Jonathan Miller, MD: Quality & Value Based Care
Medical Director, DE Children’s Health Network; Nemours Children’s Health System
Jason Hann-Deschaine, MD: Quality & Value Based Care
Chairperson, DE Children’s Health Network; Delaware Pediatrics, LLC

10:30AM –  The Impact of Mental, Social & Societal Well-being

Mark S. Borer, MD: Delaware Child Psychiatry Access Program
Adolescent Medicine, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry
Karyl Rattay, MD, MS: The Opioid Epidemic
Director, Delaware Division of Public Health
Marshala Lee, MD, MPH: Social Determinants of Health
Harrington Value Institute Community Partnership Fund Director The Value Institute; ChristianaCare

12:15PM –  #TrendinginPediatrics

Kirk Reichard, MD: Updates on Obesity & Bariatric Surgery Guidelines
Clinical Director, Div. of General Surgery; Surgical Director, O.R. and the Bariatric Surgery Program, Nemours Children’s Health System
Abigail Strang, MD: Vaping Related Lung Disease
Pediatric Pulmonologist, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Nemours Children’s Health System
Stephen Eppes, MD: Vaccine Hesitancy / Re-emergence of Vaccine Preventable Infections
Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics, ChristianaCare

1:30PM –  Child Health Advocacy at National Level and Local Level

Lee S. Beers, MD, FAAP President-Elect, American Academy of Pediatrics

2:15PM – Closing Remarks

2:15PM –  Final Visit Exhibitors