The Cutting Edge of Pediatrics 2017

Thank you for attending 2017 The Cutting Edge of Pediatrics . Below you will find links to the presentations from each speaker. We look forward to seeing you again in 2018!

Speakers and Topics

Shedding Light on Pediatric Cataracts | Kimberly Yen, MD | Ophthalmology

Are We There yet? Medical Management of Appendicitis | Monica Lopez, MD | Pediatric Surgery

Update on the Multidisciplinary Care of the Cerebral Palsy Patient | Jeff Shilt, MD | Orthopedics

The Right Prescription for Teen Birth Control | Julie Hakim, MD | Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology

Coronary Anomalies & Sudden Cardiac Death in Athletes | Carlos Mery, MD | Congenital Heart Surgery

Understanding Brachial Plexus Injuries | Chris Pederson, MD | Plastic and Hand Surgery

When the History is Misleading. Is It Really Child Abuse? | Marcella Donaruma-Kwoh, MD & Ruben Rodriguez, MD | Ethics | Emergency Services and Child Protection, Pediatric Surgery

Abnormalities of the Scrotum | Angela Mittal, MD | Urology

Diagnosing a Noisy Breather | Joshua Bedwell, MD | Otolaryngology


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

Contact Us

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