Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center takes pride in its Neurology and Neurosurgery program for its quality and innovative patient care as well as it excellent patient outcomes. In fact, the program has been ranked by US News and World Report to be the number seven program in the country. The department
would like to share its best practices by sponsoring The 2nd Annual Advanced Practice Provider Pediatric Neurosurgery Conference. The current state of pediatric neurosurgery will be presented by faculty and advanced practice providers of the organization as
well as our keynote speaker Jeffery Ojemann, MD, Division Chief of Neurosurgery at Seattle Children’s.
Discuss current surgical interventions for a wide range of neurological disorders. Discuss current research and its role in generating innovations and in improving outcomes for the patient with a neurosurgical disorder. Describe the role of the Advanced Practice Provider in
the perioperative management of patients with neurosurgical disorders. Examine usage of EVDs, case studies, and suturing technique.
Course content will be presented through presentations, case studies, panel discussions and simulations allowing the learner to take an active role in knowledge acquisition.
This conference is intended for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses and Physician Assistants caring for patients with neurosurgical disorders. Physicians and nurses who are part of the healthcare team involved in the management of these patients would also benefit from the program.
Jeffery G. Ojemann, MD
Division Chief of Neurosurgery, Seattle Children’s Hospital
Director of Epilepsy Surgery
Co-Director of Epilepsy Program
Richard G. Ellenbogen Endowed Chair in Pediatric Neurosurgery
This conference has applied for AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Stay tuned for updates.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center at the University of Cincinnati located at 151 Goodman Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219.
The last day to reserve a room in this block is April 1, 2015.
To make reservations please call Marriott Reservations at 1 (800) 228-9290 or (513) 487-3800 on or before Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Please identify that you are part of the Cincinnati Children’s hospital room block to receive our discounted rate of $150 per night.
All registration and payment will be done online and will begin January 1, 2015.
We will accept the following types of payment online:
VISA, MasterCard, or American Express eCheck (Electronic Check): With eCheck you can pay using your checking account online. It’s safe and secure! Select the first option “Online Credit Card Payment or Electronic Check Payment” and follow the onscreen directions.Included with registration is a wine and hors d'oeuvres
reception at the Kingsgate Marriot Thursday evening.
Download a conference flyer in pdf format.
deadline: April 16, 2014. Please reserve your spot early. Confirmations will be
No refunds but substitutions are permitted. PERMALINK