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Virtual: Pediatric Pearls - Updates From the St. Chris Experts

Thursday, August 18, 2022

12:00 PM-12:30 PM

Back-to-School Pearls for Children and Youth With Special Needs

Presented By
Brigid Garvin, PhD, licensed behavior specialist, Department of Pediatrics, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children; assistant professor of psychiatry

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss support for families transitioning a child with special needs back to school, or to school for the first time
  • Discuss the service systems that support youth with special needs in educational settings
  • Provide a basic overview of special education support

Target Audience
Physicians, nurse practitioners, nursing personnel, fellows, residents, medical students and other health care professionals who take care of children

Accreditation Statement
Tower Health is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Tower Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Claiming CME Credits
Attendees MUST sign in with the six-digit activity code provided at the session using eeds within 24 hours of the conference start time and complete the online evaluation within 30 days at

Contact Information

Alma Barberena

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Online: (Please contact organizer for zoom link)


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