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Physicians Represent Children's Colorado at American Academy of Pediatrics Conference

Children's Hospital Colorado | September 18, 2017
Two doctors, one male and one female are looking at some papers.

Each year, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) hosts the AAP National Conference & Exhibition – the world’s largest pediatric medical education event attended by more than 10,000 pediatric health professionals. This year, the event takes place Sept. 16-19 in Chicago and Children’s Colorado is proud to be represented by the following physicians who will be speaking at the conference and sharing the latest research outcomes from their fields:

Allergy and Immunology

  • Stanley Szefler – Long-Term Outcomes from a Pediatric Subgroup of TENOR 1: 10 Years Follow Up; and Section on Allergy and Immunology Program: Day 2


Child Abuse Pediatrics

Colorectal and Urogenital Care

  • Andrea Bischoff and Alberto Peña – Surgical Complications Following Appendicostomy in Pediatric Patients

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

Heart Disease

  • Sonali Patel – Shifting Risks and Conflicting Outcomes – Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Neonates With Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia in the Modern Era

Infectious Diseases


  • Sumeet Garg – Surgical Treatment of Spondylolisthesis in Adolescents Has a 46 Percent Re-operation Rate: A Multi-Center Retrospective Cohort Study
  • Brian Shaw – Back Pain: Avoiding Disasters and When to Refer
  • Jason Stoneback – The Epidemiology and Regional Burden of Musculoskeletal Infection in Pediatric Orthopedics

Pediatric Critical Care

  • Steve Abman and Peter Mourani - Joint Program: Section on Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine; and Section on Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine

Pediatric Emergency Medicine

  • Michelle Alletag, Tara Neubrand and Sarah Schmidt – Rapid Sequence Intubation Standardization and Improvement Process in the Pediatric Emergency Department
  • Julia Freeman – Section on Emergency Medicine Program: Day 2

Pediatric Endocrinology

  • Philip Zeitler – Not Yet Diabetes: Assessing and Managing Children at Risk