Pediatric to Adult Transitions of Care Conference

October 12, 2017

5:30 pm - 8 pm

OHSU Collaborative Life Sciences Building
Portland, Oregon

Registration for this activity is closed

Course Details

Fee: $40 non CME attendees, $60 CME attendees
Dinner will be served to registered participants

The Go Forward, Transition to Adult Healthcare course will cover basic topics related to the transition of adolescents and emerging adults to adult-centered care. Topics covered include basic components of a smooth and prepared transition, psychosocial considerations, and legal issues related to decision making and guardianship.

Target audience: Physicians, NPs, PAs, RNs, SW, psychologists, OTs and PTs who work in both primary and specialty care settings with adolescents and emerging adults.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the Six Core Elements of Transition and apply these principles to the pediatric, adult, and family medicine/med-peds practice settings
  • Articulate the psychosocial aspects of emerging adulthood that patients and families experience during the transition from pediatric to adult care
  • Describe the legal and guardianship issues associated with young adults with cognitive and intellectual disabilities, and learn about relevant community resources

Please note: to help meet administrative costs, 50% of registrations fees are retained on cancelled registrations .