Pediatric Dysphagia and Airway Conference
The purpose of this course is to describe the multi-specialty role in the management of pediatric dysphagia and complex airway. Topics will include clinical and instrumental evaluation of dysphagia, pediatric airway disorders and management, pulmonology, gastroenterology, sialorrhea, tracheostomy and other special populations.
Upon completion of this course, all participants will be able to:
Describe instrumental evaluations of swallowing: FEES and VFSS
Define and describe pediatric complex airway diagnoses
Identify opportunities for multi-specialty management for children with feeding, airway, secretion management and aerodigestive disorders
Describe role of Otolaryngology, Pulmonology, Gastroenterology, Speech Pathology, and Physical Medicine in pediatric aerodigestive, airway and feeding disorders
Describe airway and feeding complications associated with special populations
Identify anatomy of pediatric airway and important differences when compared to adult airway
Identify parts and accessories of tracheostomy tubes
Describe voice disorders often encountered in special airway populations
Who Should Attend:
This course is designed for Speech/Language Pathologists, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners.
Continuing Education Credit:
This course is offered for 1.5 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area)-Applied for ASHA CEU, pending approval.
Attendees may register online or by mail.
To pay by check, please enclose the registration form along with a check. Checks can be made payable to Children's Health. Please mail check along with completed registration form to: Children’s HealthAshley Brown 1935 Medical District DriveMailstop ST7.03Dallas, TX 75235
Returned Check Policy:
An administrative fee of $35.00 will be charged for all checks returned for insufficient funds.
Refund requests must be received in writing at least two weeks prior to the conference. No refunds will be made thereafter.
Conflict of Interest:
It is Children’s Health’s policy that participants in CME activities should be made aware of any affiliation or financial interest that may affect the speaker’s presentations. Each speaker has completed and signed a conflict of interest statement. The faculty members’ relationships will be disclosed in the conference materials.
For questions contact Ashley QnJvd25Bc2hsZXkgISBicm93biB8IGNoaWxkcmVucyAhIGNvbQ==
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