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** Early Bird Ends April 15th
*** At the moment the Hilton Riverside has experienced a surge of occupancy and is currently full for that weekend. However we do have options for alternative hotels if you are coming from out of town. Please see below:
Hotel Rooming Options:
Best Western Coastline Inn (910) 763-2800 – It is 1 ½ blocks to the right of the Hilton
Marriott-Downtown (910) 632-2900 – It is 1 ½ blocks in front of the Hilton
Hilton Garden Inn-Mayfaire (910) 202-5994 -(Brittany Buck, leave a message if she doesn't pickup). It is approximately 10 minutes from the Hilton off of Martin Luther King Parkway.
Hampton Inn Medical Park (910)796-8881 - It is approximately 10 minutes from the Hilton off of 17th Street.
Courtyard Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach (910)395-8224) - (Brittany Buck, leave a message if she doesn't pickup). It is approximately 10 minutes from the Hilton off of Market Street.
Across the River on Hwy 17:
Holiday Inn Express-Leland (910) 202-8506 – Ask for Tinisha and mention that Mona Fipps recommended. It is approximately 8 minutes from the Hilton on Hwy. 17 – Holiday Inn is across the highway from the Best Western-Leland.
Best Western Westgate-Leland (910) 371-2858) – It is approximately 8 minutes from the Hilton on Hwy. 17 and across the highway from the Holiday Inn Express-Leland.
North Carolina Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics
North Carolina Pediatric Society
Saturday, April 29, 2017 -
Hilton Wilmington Riverside
2017 Spring Open Forum
8:30-9:00 Welcome, Introductions and State of the Society Report and AAP Highlights:
Scott St. Clair, MD, FAAP, President
9:00-10AM * Implications of Federal Proposals (such asBlock Grants, Capitation,
ACA Repeal and Replace) on Child Health: Elisabeth Burak, MPP, MSW,
Senior Program Director, Center for Children and Families, Georgetown University
10AM – 10:20 Public Health Update – Gerri Mattson, MD, FAAP, NC Division of Public Health (invited)
10:20 – 10:40 Academic & Community Hospital Reports
10:40 – 11AM Break/Visit Exhibitors
11AM- 11:45 *The Primary Substances Involved in Childhood Poisonings: Creating
a Culture of Prevention: Alexa Steverson, MA, Carolinas Poison Center
11:45 –12:05 Legislative Update: David Hill, MD, FAAP NCPeds Policy Committee Co-Chair
12:05 – 12:20 Planned Giving: Beth Boney Jenkins, MPA, Vice-President of Development,NC Community Foundation
12:20 – 1:30 Lunch
1:30 – 1:45 Hold for The Thing That Comes Up
1:45 – 2:45 * Bright Futures – Newer and Brighter than Ever: Marian Earls, MD, MTS, FAAP
2:45 – 3PM Closing Remarks: Scott St. Clair, MD, FAAP, President NC Pediatric Society