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Symposium Sessions

Monday March 11, 2019

  • 7:30-8 a.m. – Check-in and continental breakfast

Morning sessions

  • 8:00 a.m. Toe walking: The neurology perspective
    Stephanie Acord, M.D., - Cook Children’s Neurology
  • 9:00 a.m. Voiding behavior: How to minimize development of voiding dysfunction
    Lauren Travis, NP, and Cortney Wolff-Christensen, Ph.D., Cook Children's Genitourinary
  • 10-10:25 a.m. Break
  • 10:30 a.m. Gastroesophageal reflux disease in children
    Yvette R. Johnson, M.D., MPH, Medical Director, Cook Children’s NEST Developmental Follow-up Center
  • 11:30 a.m. Common visual and tracking concerns for children
    Morris Neel, O.D., Neel Eye Center
  • 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)

Afternoon sessions

  • 1:30 p.m. Treatment approaches for common visual and tracking concerns for children
    Morris Neel, O.D., Neel Eye Center
  • 1:30 p.m. Assessment and treatment strategies for urinary incontinence
    Alyce Oszczakiewicz, PT, DPT, and Emily Hiller, PT, DPT Cook Children’s Rehabilitation
  • 2:30-2:45 p.m. Break
  • 2:45 p.m. Car seats: When to turn kids around and move them up
    Sharon Evans, RN, BSN, CPN, CPS-I, Cook Children’s Trauma
  • 2:45 p.m. Pediatric nutrition: Navigating the road less traveled
    Emily French, RD, CSP, CLC, LD, and Kayla Clark, MS, RD, LD, Cook Children’s NEST Developmental Follow-up Center
  • 4:00 p.m. Toys through development: How to maximize the benefits of toys
    Theresa Jones, MS, CCC-SLP, Marybeth Oliva, MS, OTR/L, and Jean O'Mara, PT, DPT, CPST, Cook Children’s Rehabilitation
  • 4:00 p.m. Pediatric feeding: Strategies for successful mealtime
    Melissa Smith, MS, CCC-SLP, and Emily Jones, MS, CCC-SLP, Cook Children’s Rehabilitation

Faculty

  • Stephanie Acord, M.D.
  • Kayla Clark, MS, RD, LD
  • Sharon Evans, RN, BSN, CPN, CPS-I
  • Emily French, RD, CSP, CLC, LD
  • Emily Hiller, PT, DPT
  • Emily Jones, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Theresa Jones, MS, CCC-SLP
  • Yvette Johnson, M.D., MPH
  • Yvette Johnson, M.D., MPH
  • Marybeth Oliva, MS, OTR/L
  • Jean O'Mara, PT, DPT, CPST
  • Alyce Oszczakiewicz, PT, DPT
  • Melissa Smith, MS, CCC-SLP