AAP Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Will Sponsor 2019 Peds-21 @ AAP National Conference
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS NOW OPEN!
Pediatrics for the 21st Century (Peds-21)
Opioids Through the Ages: Caring for Children & Families in the Wake of the Opioid Crisis
This inspiring, thought-provoking program will examine the effects of the Opioid Crisis on child and adolescent health and will address the pressing question of what pediatricians and other medical professionals can do to care for children and families who have been impacted by this public health emergency. This is a pre-conference event that will take place at the AAP’s National Conference and Exhibition on Friday, October 25, 2019, in New Orleans. Pediatrics for the 21st Century is an annual meeting, which draws in approximately 1000 attendees and addresses a topic currently impacting the practice of pediatrics; the Section on Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine is thrilled to have the opportunity to host it for 2019.
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
The Call for Abstracts for the Peds-21 poster session is NOW OPEN! To view the call for abstracts and to submit, visit: https://tinyurl.com/2019Peds21. Abstracts are due April 12, 2019.
Abstracts submitted for the 2019 Peds-21 program should be related to pediatric pain management or issues related to the opioid crisis. Topics that will be considered include but are not limited to: Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome; Substance Use – Screening, Prevention, & Treatment; Poisoning – Prevention & Treatment; Management of Acute Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents; Management of Chronic Pain in Infants, Children and Adolescents; Non-Pharmacological Approaches to Treating Pediatric Pain.
TENTATIVE SCHEDULE – FRIDAY, October 25, 2019
1:00-1:30pm Poster Session
1:30-1:35pm Welcome & Introduction, Dr. Kyle Yasuda, AAP President
1:35-1:40pm Moderator Sets the Stage, Dr. Rita Agarwal
1:40-2:00pm: Exposed in the Womb: Managing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome in the NICU & Beyond Dr. Matt Grossman
2:00-2:20pm Toddlers and Up: Unintentional Exposure, Prevention, and Treatment, Dr. Gary Smith
2:20-2:40pm Youth at Risk: Understanding Co-Occurring Diseases, Recognizing High-Risk Populations and Screening for Opioid Use Disorder, Dr. Lucien Gonzalez
3:00-3:30 Break with Posters
3:30-4:00pm Addiction and Dependence: Opioid Use Disorder from a Patient’s Perspective
4:00-4:20pm Acute Pain and Multi-Modal Analgesia, Dr. Stephen Hays
4:20-4:40pm Chronic Pain: My “<Insert Body Part Here> Still Hurts,” What Can You Do to Help Me?
Dr. Anjana Kundu
4:40-5:00pm The Mind-Body Connection and Biobehavioral Techniques that Everyone Can Use Dr. Melanie Brown
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