Thursday, December 5, 2013
Pediatric Grand Rounds
(Conferences / Seminars / Lectures)
DEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
December 5, 2013, 2013
8:00 to 9:00 a.m.
Sparrow Hospital Auditorium
Pancreatitis in Children: What have we learned?
Anas Bitar, MD
Sparrow Pediatric Sub-Specialty Gastroenterology Clinic
Sparrow Health System, Lansing, MI
At the end of the activity, the participants will be better able to:
1.Understand the anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of the Exocrine
2.Define acute pancreatitis (AP), Acute Recurrent Pancreatitis (ARP) and Chronic Pancreatitis (CP)
3. Evaluate causes of pancreatitis in pediatrics
4.Review treatment of acute and chronic pancreatitis
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Michigan State University and Sparrow. Michigan State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Michigan State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)(TM). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The target audience for this presentation includes department faculty, pediatric residents, medical students and community physicians.
No commercial support was obtained for this activity and potential conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to the educational activity to assure independence and balance of content. Conflicts, if any, will be disclosed prior to the start of the educational activity.