Patients & Families

2014 Pediatric Colorectal Problems Workshop



This course is designed for pediatric surgeons, urologists, gynecologists, and gastroenterologists, as well as pediatric nurses managing patients with colorectal issues.

Led by Alberto Pena, MD and the Alberto Peña, MD Colorectal Center Faculty at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. This three-day intensive teaching course will examine the surgical treatment and management of pediatric anorectal and colorectal surgical problems.

2014 Workshop will Feature: 

•           Live surgeries guided by Dr. Alberto Peña, MD

•           Male ARM

•           Female ARM

•           Hirschsprungs Disease

•           Bowel Management

•           Gynecological and Urological concerns in ARM

•           NEW in 2014 education on IBD and GI Motility

•           NEW in 2014 interactive opportunity for Fellows to share case studies

Attention Gynecology specialists: Gynecology Breakout Session

Thursday, November 6th

Topics for this special session will include vaginal replacement, reproductive outcomes of women with congenital anomalies, the role of the posterior sagittal approach in gynecologic surgery, interesting gynecologic cases in anorectal malformations, concerns with menses, newborn gynecologic issues, and management of cloacal malformations.


For additional course details, download the course brochure here!


Online registration for this conference is required.

To register for the November course, please click here!

Registration Fees

On or before October 5, 2014

After October 5, 2014

Physician $1400 $1600
Fellow/Resident $300 $500
Nurse $625 $725
CCHMC Employees $600 $700

Registration Fees for Gynecology Course Only (Thursday, November 6, 2014)

Fellow/Resident    $200
Non-Trainee     $500


Physicians: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical for physicians.
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

We will also be offering a self-assessment component as required for the fulfillment of Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program to Physicians.


A limited number of discounted guest rooms have been reserved at the Kingsgate Marriott Hotel. Room rates for this workshop are $149 per night plus tax. To reserve a guest room, please call the Kingsgate Marriott Hotel at 1-888-720-1299 and mention the CCHMC Colorectal Problems Fall Workshop room block. To reserve a room online for the November workshop, click here to be directed to the conference room block reservations page.  Room reservations for the November course must be made by October 24, 2014. 

If you are interested in staying in one of our local hostels, please email us at for more information.


Contact Cincinnati Children's Continuing Medical Education office at or 513-636-6732.

Event Details


Wednesday, November 05, 2014 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM This event recurs


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