Thursday, August 21, 2014

Calendar of Events


*These activities have been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.  

August 2014

August 28 - Nemours' Breastfeeding Specialist Course, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., A.I. duPont Hospital for Children. contact for more information. 

September 2014

September 1 -  Brain Injury Association Delaware's 3rd Annual Brainstrong 5 k Run/Walk, Wild Quail Country Club, Wyoming, 8:50 a.m.

September 5-7
 - Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children's *Pediatric Infections and Pulmonary Diseases: Perspectives 2014,  Atlantic Sands Hotel and Conference Center, Rehoboth Beach.

September 10 - ProAssurance's
*2014 Physician Seminar, Polytech Adult Education Conference Center, Woodside, Delaware, 5:30-8 p.m.

September 11Advanced Concepts in Pediatric Tuberculosis Webinar: Latent TB Infection, noon to 1 p.m.

September 11 - Delaware Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics' Reception for Sandra Hassink, MD, FAAP, President-Elect, American Academy of Pediatrics, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Medical Society of Delaware Conference Center

September 14 -  Second Annual Campaign for Kids ... It's OBVIOUS 5k Run/Walk, Dravo Plaza, on the Riverfront, Wilmington.

September 17 - Delaware Family Voices' Creating A Common Vision, a one-day summit for parents and professionals with an interest in Children's Mental Health Treatment and Behavioral Concerns, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Duncan Center, Dover. Register at 302-669-3034 or

September 18 - Bringing Healthcare Innovation to Delaware, 8 -11 a.m., W.. Gore Capabilities Center, 1901 Barksdale Road, Newark. 

September 23 - SAVE THE DATE - MSD's Practice Management Education Session: Saving Money under Health Care Reform in Delaware: Group vs. Individual, 8 to 9:30 a.m., MSD Conference Center, Newaru.

September 24
 - Delaware Pain Initiative's General Meeting, MSD Conference Center, Newark, 5-7 p.m., RSVP to

September 26 -  Nemours' *Best Practices in Pediatric Trauma Care - 7:15 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. 

September 27 - Saint Francis Healthcare's *The Face of Addiction: Across the Ages,
7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Chase Center on the Riverfront.

September 27
- Psychiatric Society of Delaware's *3rd Annual CME Symposium, MSD Conference Center, Newark, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

September 27 - Got Drugs? National Drug Take-Back Initiative , 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., various locations across Delaware.

September 28 - SAVE THE DATE - Saint Francis Foundation 5K Walk/Run, 7:30 a.m., Saint Francis LIFE Center on the Wilmington Riverfront.

October 2014

October 2
 - SAVE THE DATE - 2014 Cancer Symposium, John H. Ammon Medical Education Center, Christiana Hospital.

October 3-5 - Cleveland Clinic's *Update in Joint Reconstructive Surgery, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

October 8-10 - Nemours"
*ECMO Simulation: Train the Trainer, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children.

October 12-15 - Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children's  12th International Conference on Osteogenesis Imperfecta, Hotel duPont, Wilmington.

October 14 - SAVE THE DATE - MSD's Practice Management Education Session: Pre-Diabetes Screening in Delaware, 8 to 11 a.m., MSD Conference Center, Newark.

October 21- ProAssurance's
*2014 Physician Seminar, Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, 5:30-8 p.m.

October 22 - ProAssurance's 2014 Practice Management Professional Seminar, Chase Center on the Riverfront, Wilmington, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

October 23 - Delaware Department of Labor's 11th Employer Conference, including a session on the Delaware Workers' Compensation health Care Payment System which provided credit for the mandatory  state approved continuing education, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Chase Center on the Riverfront.

October 24 - Annual Bone Bash sponsored by the Arthritis Foundation Mid Atlantic Region. More details to come. Please visit for updates.

October 25 - SAVE THE DATE - 2014 Delaware Orthopaedic Symposium, John H. Ammon Medical Education Center, Newark, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. 

October 29 - SAVE THE DATE -  Division of Public Health's Public Health Preparedness Symposium 2014, 8:30 to 4 p.m., Dover Downs.

October 30 - November 2 - American Psychiatric Association's *66th Institute on Psychiatric Services, San Francisco, Calif. 

November 2014

November 8 - SAVE THE DATE - John Scholz Stroke Education Conference, 7:50 a.m. to 1:40 p.m., John H. Ammon Medical Education Center, Newark.

November 22 - SAVE THE DATE- Medical Society of Delaware's 225th Annual  Council Meeting and Educational Sessions, MSD Conference Center, Newark.

December 2014

December 5 - SAVE THE DATE - 2014 Health Summit: Communicable Diseases, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Christiana Hilton, 100 Continental Drive, Newark.

December 4-7 - American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry's  *25th Annual Meeting and Symposium, Turnberry Isle Hotel , Aventura, Florida.

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