Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at 6:30 PM PDT
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 8:45 PM PDT


This is an online event. 


The 24th Annual San Diego Pediatric School Health Conference

A virtual two-evening conference for 2021:

Wednesdays, October 20 & 27

One price for two nights!

PROGRAM AGENDA for Wednesday, October 20

6:30 PM     Welcome, Introductions & Hot Topics- Howard Taras, MD, FAAP; UCSD

7:00 PM     Immunizations and COVID-19-  Mark Sawyer, MD, FAAP; UCSD

7:30 PM     Youth Mental Health in the Aftermath of COVID-19- Maya Kumar,  MD, FAAP, FRCPC; UCSD

8:00 PM     Cardiac Risk Assessment in the Era of COVID- John Rogers,  MD, FACC, FHRS, Scripps Health & Save-A-Life Foundation

8:30 PM     Panel Q & A

8:45 PM      ADJOURN- Complete online evaluation emailed after October 27th session. Survey MUST BE completed to receive CME certificate. MOC questions MUST BE completed to receive MOC.

PROGRAM AGENDA for Wednesday, October 27

6:30 PM      Welcome, Introductions & Hot Topics Night 2- Howard Taras, MD, FAAP; UCSD

6:45 PM      The Paradox of Food Insecurity and Childhood Obesity- Patricia Cantrell, MD, FAAP; Kaiser. Permanente

7:15 PM       An Update on Marijuana Use and Vaping- Lee Cantrell, Pharma. D., San Diego Division of the California Poison Control System

7:45 PM      Can You Hear That? - Daniela Carvalho, MD, FAAP, MMM; Rady Children's Hospital Pediatric Otolaryngology

8:15 PM      Panel Q & A

8:30 PM      ADJOURN- Complete online evaluation emailed after October 27th session. Survey MUST BE completed to receive CME certificate.  MOC questions MUST BE completed to receive MOC.


Registration Fee:

  • $40 (Early Bird thru October 12). $50 (October 13-19).
  • Registration includes access to both nights of the conference via Zoom
  • Paid by electronic payment
  • Includes 4 CMEs & 4 MOC Part 2 (pending)
  • Medical/BSN Nursing Students & Residents are free (no CME or MOC certificate)

To Register:

  • Register online below or download the registration form to send by mail, or email at info@aapca3.org.  Register by Tuesday, October 19 at 5pm. 
  • All available syllabus materials will be available online for download prior to conference and day of conference.
  • One registration gives you access to both nights ot the conference.

This event is made possible in part by an AAP Educational Grant supported by Abbott Nutrition a proud supporter of the AAP.

Deadline to register is October 19 at 5pm!

If you prefer to mail your registration, please print the form below to send with your payment:


At the end of this conference, you should be able to:

  • Discuss the importance of school health in general pediatrics/family practice.
  • Discuss updates on vaccine recommendations, and policies.
  • Discuss the impact of COVID-19 on school health, pediatric and adolescent health.


  • This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the California Chapter 3 of the AAP.  The American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
  • This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 4.0AAP credits. These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
  • PAs may claim a maximum of 4.0 Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.
  • This program is accredited for 4.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0 contain pharmacology (Rx) content, (0 related to psychopharmacology) (0 related to controlled substances), per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) Continuing Education Guidelines.


  • Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to earn up to 4.0 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics’ (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.

The AAP Policy on Disclosure of Financial Relationships and Resolution of Interest is designed to ensure quality, objective, balanced, and scientifically rigorous AAP CME activities. All individuals in a position to influence and/or control the content of AAP CME activities are required to disclose to the AAP and subsequently to learners that they either have no relevant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services discussed in CME activities.

All potential conflicts of interest are identified and resolved prior to an individual's confirmation of service at an AAP CME activity. Beyond disclosure of financial relationships, AAP CME faculty are required to disclose to the AAP and to learners when they plan to discuss or demonstrate pharmaceuticals and/or medical devices and/or medical or surgical procedures that infolve "off - label" use of a device or pharmaceutical. The AAP is committed to providing learners with commercially unbiased CME acitivities.

The content of this CME acitivity does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the AAP.



PO Box 22212, San Diego, CA  92122

 If you want to print and mail in a registration form, please use the one below: