Annual Pediatric Conference

Conference Agenda

Thursday night January 15, 2015: Pre-conference dinner Click here to register
“A Pivotal Point for Pediatrics: ‘Back to the Future?’ or ‘Oh Canada!'”
Andrew Garner, MD, PhD
Friday January 16, 2015 – Symposium
7:00 a.m. Registration/Breakfast
7:25 a.m. Welcome
7:30 a.m. Karen W. Teel, MD Lectureship Keynote – “Toxic Stress and the Childhood Origins of Lifelong Health & Disease”
Andrew Garner, MD, PhD
Primary Care Pediatrician, University Hospitals Medical Practices
Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Chair, American Academy of Pediatrics
Leadership Workgroup on Early Brain and Child Development
Co-author, AAP Policy Statement and Technical Report on Toxic Stress
8:30 a.m. “Child Maltreatment and Obesity: Associations, Implications, and Taking Action”
Kelly Liker, MD
Medical Director, Child Abuse Pediatrics
Child Abuse Resource and Education (CARE) Program
Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas
9:30 a.m. Break
9:45 a.m. “Traumatic Shame in Childhood and Later Difficult Behaviors: Examining Certain Coping Strategies of the Nervous System”
Arlene Montgomery, Ph.D., LCSW
Adjunct Faculty, UT Austin School of Social Work
Adjunct Faculty, Smith College School for Social Work
10:15 a.m. “Building Resiliency”
Siv Fasci, MD, FAAP
Adjunct Clinical Affiliate, Dell Medical School, University of Texas at Austin
Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician
11:15 a.m. “The Travis County Landscape: Early Childhood Programs and Interventions”
Sue Carpenter
Vice President, Success By 6
United Way for Greater Austin
11:30 a.m. Community Organization Expo