The 2019 Cutting Edge of Pediatrics

Join the Texas Children’s Hospital Department of Surgery for a fast-paced, educational day of discussions on common pediatric surgical conditions


Saturday, January 26, 2019 | 9AM-3PM 
Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women
6651 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77030
4th Floor Conference Center

$35 (includes parking and lunch)

About the Conference

This conference is intended for the front-line pediatric practitioner addressing how to care for surgical issues in the primary care office and when to refer to a pediatric specialist.

Areas covered include:

Constipation Conundrums in Kids | Tim Lee, MDPediatric Surgery  

Facial Fractures | Renata Maricevich, MDPlastic Surgery 

It’s All Fun & Games – Ocular Trauma during Childhood Sports | Honey Herce, MDOphthalmology 

Obesity and Orthopedic Injuries | John Heydemann, MDOrthopedics 

Noisy Breathing in Children – What to Do and When to Worry | Anna Messner, MD | Otolaryngology 

Physician Burnout and Wellness | Chad Lemaire, MD | Ethics & Professionalism

Common Gyn Problems in Teens | Chimsom Oleka, MDPediatric & Adolescent Gynecology 

Pearls of Urology for the PCP | Duong Tu, MDUrology 

The Wound That Won’t Heal | Jeromie Sequitin, PA-C, MPAS | Wound Care 

Faculty include experts from Texas Children’s Hospital Department of Surgery who hold academic appointments at Baylor College of Medicine.


Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women 4th Floor Conference Center, 6651 Main St., Houston, Texas 77030 


Parking will be complimentary. Please self-park in the Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women garage. This is TMC parking garage 21. Please bring your parking ticket to the registration table for a validation. We will not be able to offer validations for valet parking.

  • Coming from Main Street? Look for TMC parking garage 21 signs.
  • Coming from Fannin? Look for TMC entrance 9/garage 21 signs for parking.

From the parking garage, take the elevator to the Fourth Floor and follow the directional signage.

Contact Us

For more information on this conference, contact Shon Bower, Manager of Multimedia Services, or 832-826-1925.

Other Information

Sponsored by Texas Children’s Hospital.

Accreditation Statement

Texas Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

Texas Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM including 1 credit of medical ethics and/or professional responsibility. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

All presenters have reported no relationships with proprietary entities related to the content of this activity. Persons involved in the planning of this activity have reported no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest.