Pediatric Aortopathy Symposium 2024

Houston, TX US
May 10, 2024 to May 11, 2024

Conference Information

May 10 - 11, 2024
Texas Children's Hospital Pavilion for Women
Pavilion Conference Room, 4th Floor
6651 Main St, Houston TX 77030

Available in-person only

Hotel

Book your hotel room at a discounted rate for $179 per night plus tax by April 25th, 2024:
Intercontinental Houston
6750 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77030 
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Program Director

Shaine A. Morris, MD, MPH


Needs Statement

This activity will help attendees to more accurately diagnose and care for children with genetic aortopathies, and will provide updates on this population research to aid in improving long-term outcomes.

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participants should be able to:

  • Identify the best genetic testing strategy in children with aortic dilation.
  • Apply evidenced-based medicine to deciding about medication therapy for children with aortic dilation.
  • Implement strategies to determine optimal timing of aortic and other cardiac surgery.

Target Audience

Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Genetic Counselors Scientists, Nurses, Trainees and medical students, nursing students, and genetic counseling students. 

Educational Methods

Lectures ▪ Panel Discussion ▪ Case Study ▪ Small Group Breakout Session

Activity Evaluation

Evaluation by questionnaire will address program content, presentation, and possible bias.

Additional Information

For any conference questions, please email Cecilia Martinez camarti3@texaschildrens.org 

Course summary
Course opens: 
12/26/2023
Course expires: 
10/31/2024
Event starts: 
05/10/2024 - 8:00am CDT
Event ends: 
05/11/2024 - 5:00pm CDT
Cost:
$1.00
Rating: 
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Texas Children's Hospital Pavilion for Women, Pavilion Conference Room, 4th Floor
6651 Main St
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Travel

Book your hotel room at a discounted rate for $179 per night plus tax by April 25th, 2024:
Intercontinental Houston
6750 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77030 
Book Your Room Here
Discount Code: IL1XC

Physician

Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Opportunity to earn ABP MOC Points.

Price

Cost:
$1.00
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CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY

Requests for registration refunds must be in writing and received by the Division of Continuing Professional Development (DCPD) at least 10 business days before the activity begins. The date the request is received by the DCPD will be considered the cancellation date. Requests received after the refund deadline will not be processed. Cancellations are subject to a $50 administrative fee deducted from the registration fee paid to cover guarantees and other expenses. Requests should be emailed to the DCPD cpd@bcm.edu.

The DCPD reserves the right to cancel activities, not less than 10 business days before the scheduled date, if extenuating circumstances make it necessary. Registrants will be notified at the contact email indicated on the registration form. If an activity is cancelled, DCPD’s liability is limited to the registration fee paid. Note: If payment is made by check, a social security number is required to process the refund.