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Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Temple University School of Medicine and American Medical Seminars, Inc. , Hyatt at Sarasota Bay, 1000 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota, Florida
December 20-24, 1999 (8:00am-12:15pm)

Continuing Medical Education (CME) - 14th Annual Series of Primary Care: Live presentations, accredited by ACCME (20 Hours Category 1 AMA, AAFP Prescribed, ACOG Cognates, AAP Credits, and Category 1 ACEP), with a detailed syllabus. Also, home study courses and audio tapes available. Popular morning sessions allow participants time for study, family activities, and recreation. World famous beaches, tennis, golf, water sports, fishing; Ringling Museum, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, the Asolo Theater, Opera House, Selby Gardens, and Mote Marine Laboratory/Aquarium; less than two hours drive to Disney World, Sea World and other Florida's attractions.

Day 1: Controversies in the Management of the Febrile Infant and Toddler.(Friedland) The Septic Appearing Child.(Belfer) Pain Management in Children.(Friedland) Stridor in the Pediatric Patient.(Belfer)

Day 2: Non-Traumatic Surgical Abdominal Emergencies.(Belfer) Physical Child Abuse.(Friedland) Status Epilepticus in Children.(Belfer) Pediatric Conscious Sedation in the Outpatient Setting.(Friedland)

Day 3: Varicella - More Than Just an Annoying Disease.(Friedland) The Child with a Limp.(Belfer) Fracture Management.(Friedland) Visual Diagnosis- You Make the Call.(Belfer)

Day 4: Life Threatening Infections.(Belfer) Update on Bronchiolitis and Asthma.(Friedland) Controversies in Management and Treatment of Febrile Seizures.(Belfer) Visual Diagnosis- You Make the Call.(Friedland)

Day 5: Toxicologic Emergencies.(Friedland) Articles That Change the Way We Practice Pediatric Emergency Medicine.(Belfer) Update on Sexually Transmitted Diseases.(Friedland) Pediatric Case Management.(Belfer)

For more detailed information, please see our web site (, or e-mail us (, or call us (800-325-1961; 941-388-1766), or fax us (941-365-7073), or write to: American Medical Seminars, Inc., P.O. Box 6129, Sarasota, Florida 34278-6129, USA.

Organized by:

American Medical Seminars, Inc.

Invited Speakers:

Robert A. Belfer, M.D., F.A.A.P., Assistant Professor, Clinical Emergency Medicine/Pediatrics, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden; Attending Physician, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center, and Leonard R. Friedland. M.D., F.A.A.P., Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Temple University School of Medicine; Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Temple University Children's Medical Center.

Deadline for Abstracts:



Regular Registration: $595.00 (Non-Physician/Resident $495.00);
Please note that to receive Regular Registration Rate, fees must be postmarked not less than 30 days prior to program start date. Late Registration Rate is $645.00 (Non-Physician/Resident $545.00).
Email for Requests and Registration:

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