Brochure & Agenda

5th Penn State Hershey International Conference on Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma
Park City, Utah USA
Hyatt Escala Lodge at Park City
July 9-10, 2015

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Schedule at a glance...

Thursday, July 9, 2015

7:00 a.m.
Check In/Materials/Continental Breakfast

8:00    
Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Mark S. Dias, MD

8:15    
Child Maltreatment Prevention at the CDC
Joanne Klevens, MD, MPH, PhD

9:00    
Statewide AHT Prevention Trials in Pennsylvania and North Carolina: What Have We Learned?
Mark S. Dias, MD 
Desmond Runyan, MD, DrPH

9:45 Break

10:00 
PediBIRN Update
Kent P. Hymel, MD 

Q & A with Morning Presenters

11:15 
Scientific Session I
(Abstract Presentations)

12:00 Lunch

1:00
Scientific Session II
(Abstract Presentations)

2:30 Break

2:45
Scientific Session II
(Abstract Presentations)

4:00    
Adjourn


Friday, July 10, 2015

7:00 a.m.
Optional Breakfast Seminar/Discussion
Responding to the Media: How Do We Ensure a Balanced Discussion?

8:15    
Mini-Symposium
Ophthalmologic Issues in Abusive Head Trauma
Biomechanics and Modeling of Retinal Hemorrhage
Brittany Coats, PhD

9:45 Break

10:00
Pathology of Abusive Eye Injuries
Nick Mamalis, MD  

The Differential Diagnosis of Ophthalmic Findings in Abusive Head Injury
Gil Binenbaum, MD, MSCE

Q & A with Morning Presenters

11:45 Lunch

12:45
Scientific Session III
(Abstract Presentations)

2:45 Break

3:00    
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Point/Counterpoint: The Significance and Specificity of Retinal Hemorrhages in Abusive Head Trauma
Patrick E. Lantz, MD
Gil Binenbaum, MD, MSCE

4:15    
Concluding Remarks
Mark S. Dias, MD

4:30    
Evaluation and Adjournment