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When: 04/29/2017
8:00 AM until 3:00 PM
Where: Hilton Wilmington Riverside
301 North Water Street
Wilmington 28401
United States
Contact: Kathryn Carroll

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We have been approved for 3 CME Credits!!!! (See Below)

Hotel Rooming Options:

*** 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:


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.





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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




7:30-8:30                    Breakfast: Optional Hospitalist Breakout Session

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 as Block 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


                                       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: Optional ECP Breakout Session – Social Media with Dr. David Hill


1:30 – 1:45                  CCPN Update


1:45 – 2:45                 * The New Bright Futures – Transorming Practice: Marian Earls, MD, MTS, FAAP

2:45 – 3PM                  Closing Remarks: Scott St. Clair, MD, FAAP, President NC Pediatric Society




Academy of Pediatrics:

o This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation
requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
(ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and
the North Carolina Chapter (NCAAP). The American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by
the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
o The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation
in the activity.
o This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 3.00 AAP credits. These credits can be applied
toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the
American Academy of Pediatrics.
o The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation
for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations
accredited by ACCME. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 3.00 hours of
Category 1 credit for completing this program.
o This program is accredited for 3.00 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0 contain
pharmacology (Rx), (0 related to psychopharmacology) (0 related to controlled substances),
content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) Continuing
Education Guidelines.