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 Export to Your Calendar 4/29/2017
When: 04/29/2017
8:00 AM until 3:00 PM
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Hilton Wilmington Riverside
301 North Water Street
Wilmington 28401
United States
Contact: Kathryn Carroll
(919)839-1156


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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:

Downtown:

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

 

Other Hotels:

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.

 

 

SOF AGENDA

 

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North Carolina Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics

North Carolina Pediatric Society

Saturday, April 29, 2017 -

Hilton Wilmington Riverside

2017 Spring Open Forum

 

AGENDA

 

7:30-8:30                    Breakfast

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