The Hip in Children with Cerebral Palsy – Surveillance to Salvage brings together doctors, nurses and therapists to openly discuss and address ways to preserve hip function in children with cerebral palsy. Hip Dysplasia is a common problem in children with cerebral palsy, and optimal treatment involves an understanding of the pathoanatomy, pathophysiology and both the pharmacologic and surgical treatment options. All participants will learn how they can be a part of a multi-disciplinary hip surveillance program for children with cerebral palsy.
A continuing education seminar presented by the faculty at Shriners Hospitals for Children—Northern California.
Date: Friday, October 2, 2015 from 8 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Where: Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California, First-Floor Auditorium, 2425 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95827
Target Audience: Physicians, Nurses, Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists
Registration Fee: $65. Fee includes course materials, lunch and 6.0 contact hours.
Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California is approved as a Recognized Continuing Competency Approving Agency, by the Physical Therapy Board of California. This course is approved for 6.0 contact hours.
Board of Registered Nursing
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 04148, for 6.0 contact hours.
Continuing Medical Education
Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality and the California MedicalAssociation (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education
for physicians. Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity. Shriners Hospitals for Children—Northern California designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
For more information, please contact the Staff Development Office.