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Pediatric Pearls - Updates From the St. Chris Experts

Thursday, June 15, 2023

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Academic Problems or a Learning Disability: What’s the Difference and Why Does It Matter?

Presented By
Reem Tarazi, PhD, ABPP-CN, pediatric neuropsychologist Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Medical Staff, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children; associate professor, Department of Psychiatry

Learning Objectives

  • List risk factors for academic problems and learning disabilities
  • Discuss strategies that can be implemented by families to support academic achievement in children
  • Summarize how to help families access appropriate evaluations for children with potential learning disabilities

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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