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27 th Annual Southwest Virginia Pediatrics Conference

August 6-7, 2011
Presented by

ETSU Department of Pediatrics
in association with

Conference Syllabus - B&W

Conference Syllabus - C o l o r

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Saturday's Speakers

Sunday's Speakers

Conference Brochure

Conference Presenters


Please note: Planning is still in progress, so check back for updates or changes!

Saturday August 6


August 7



Registration and Breakfast


Registration and Breakfast


Parent-Mediated Approach to Child Obesity Treatment in Primary Care: Findings from the ETSU PLAN Study
Dr. Schetzina and Dr. Dalton


Updates in Dermatology: Let's Get Sun Safe
Dr. Clemons


Sports Injuries in the Pediatric Athlete: Considerations for the Stars of Tomorrow
Dr. Parks


Update on Craniosynostosis and Deformational Plagiocephaly
Dr. Thompson


Diagnosis and Management in Primary Care
Dr. Glauser


Direct Ophthalmoscopy: How to Use One of the Most Powerful Instruments in Your Office

Dr. Carlsen

10:00 - 10:30





Seizure Medications
Dr. Thigpen


Guidelines for Accurate Diagnosis and Management of URTI, Rhinitis and Paranasal Sinus Infection
Dr. Howell


Pediatric Cancer Survivors
Dr. Castellino


“I’m Not Listening!”: Assessment & Treatment of Oppositional and Disruptive Behavior in Primary Care

Dr Correll


Adolescent Medicine-Jeopardy!
Dr. Chastain


What's Up With Spit Up?
Dr. Shah





2:00 - 3:30

Saturday Afternoon Optional Workshop: Parent-Mediated Approach to Child Obesity Treatment in Primary Care--Putting it in to Practice
Dr. Schetzina and Dr Dalton

    The purpose of the afternoon workshop will be to demonstrate and discuss the interventions used in the ETSU PLAN study presented in the morning session including the individual and group visits - and provide participants copies and direction in the use of practice tools from the project.

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Quillen College of Medicine at ETSU is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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Conference: The East Tennessee State University Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Optional Workshop: The East Tennessee State University Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

2011 Conference Presenters:

Keynote Speaker:    Tracy Glauser, MD

Tracy A. Glauser, MD, is Professor of Pediatrics, director of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center and co-Director of the Genetic Pharmacology Service at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Dr Glauser received his medical degree, cum laude, from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his residency in pediatrics at the John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD, and fellowship in child neurology at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. Dr Glauser completed a National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke research fellowship in pediatric neurology and was a fellow in epilepsy and electroencephalography at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri.

Dr Glauser has authored and co-authored more than 130 articles and book chapters, been involved with the development of 6 evidence based guidelines about epilepsy therapy and given over 150 invited lectures throughout the world. He has been the principal investigator on multiple NIH grants. Currently, Dr Glauser directs the NIH funded Childhood Absence Epilepsy clinical trial involving 32 pediatric centers around the United States. Dr Glauser’s fields of expertise are pediatric neurology, pediatric epilepsy, clinical pharmacology, and pharmacogenetics.

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Jeffrey Carlsen, MD Johnson City Eye Clinic & Johnson City Eye Surgery Center
Johnson City, TN
Sharon Castellino, MD, FAAP Wake Forrest Baptist Medical Center
Winston-Salem, NC
David Chastain, MD Department of Pediatrics
Quillen College of Medicine, Johnson City, TN
Robert Clemons, MD, FAAD TriCities Skin and Cancer, Johnson City, TN

Jennifer Correll, MA, PhD (2011) Department of Clinical Psychology
Behavioral Health and Wellness Clinic
East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
William Dalton, PhD Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology, ETSU
Johnson City, TN

Mark Howell, MD, FACS
Ear, Nose and Throat Associates, Johnson City, TN
Eric Parks, MD
Sports Medicine
Watauga Orthopedics, Kingsport, TN
Karen Schetzina, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, and Director, Division of Community Pediatrics Research
Department of Pediatrics, Quillen College of Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
ETSU College of Public Health, Johnson City, TN
Darshan Shah, MD
Assistant Professor
Quillen College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
Johnson City, TN
Jim Thigpen, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy
ETSU, Johnson City, TN
James Thompson, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, NC

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as of June 10



Martha Washington Inn
150 West Main Street,
Abingdon VA


Comfort Inn
170 Jonesboro Rd, Abingdon, VA


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Comfort Suites
1093 Ole Berry Dr, 81-Exit 14
Abingdon, VA


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Quality Inn & Suites
930 East Main Street
(I-81 & Hwy 58)
Abingdon, VA


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ETSU Speaker/Faculty forms:
ETSU Travel Reimbursement Request
ETSU Travel Reimbursement Request 1 night
ETSU Travel Reimbursement Request 2 nights

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2010 Podcasts on iTunesUniversity

26th Annual SW Virginia Pediatrics handouts:
Handouts are all in PDF format. Click here to get a free PDF reader.

Link to AAP Obesity Guidelines... More .
(Prevention, Assessment, and Treatment can be found on this page).

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