CME and Education

MS Thrive: Child Health and Development Summit
April 25-26, 2019, at the MS Civil Rights Museum. This is a joint meeting with University of MS Medical Center and MS State University’s Social Science Research Center.  The target audience for this meeting is Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Social Workers, Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapists, Psychologists, Dietitians, Business Community, Legislators, Policy Makers, Educators. 12 hours of AMA Category I Physician credits will be available and 12.0 contact hours for other professionals will be available. Click here for more information and to register.

Fall 2019 meeting to be announced

The MS Chapter AAP Fall 2018 meeting – MINDcraft: Navigating Behavioral and Mental Health– was held on October 12, 2018 in Ridgeland, MS.  For those who were unable to attend, audio recordings of the sessions are linked below (click on title to access…)

Management of Anxiety in Primary Care 
Craig Flowers, MD

Management of Aggressive Behavior in Childhood
Dustin Sarver, PhD

Management of Depression in Primary Care
Charles Robertson, MD

Developmental Screening: Who and When to Refer for Evaluation
Barbara Saunders, DO

Resident Case Presentations
Amoxicillin – Binh Vu, MD
It’s All in Your Head – Kayla C. Richter, MD

UMMC Center for Telehealth Excellence
Tanya Tucker, BSN, RN

IEP? 504? The Facts and the Practical
Margaret Ellmer, PhD

Mindcraft: Navigating Behavioral and Mental Health Services Panel Discussion
Callendar, Dollar, Ellmer, Hogge