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Pediatric colorectal scientific meeting

July 11 - 12, 2019 × Park city, Utah

 

About

The Pediatric Colorectal Scientific Meeting is a new conference that brings together national pediatric experts to discuss the latest research and innovative treatments for rare conditions such as anorectal malformations and associated anomalies, Hirschsprung's disease, rectal prolapse, motility disorders, and fecal incontinence.  

What to Expect: 

  • Scientific abstract presentations; selected manuscripts published in Journal of Pediatric Surgery

  • Presentations by national experts and networking opportunities

  • World-class recreation in a family friendly mountain town

Target Audience: 

  • Pediatric surgeons

  • Urologists

  • Gynecologists

  • Gastroenterologists

  • Pathologists

  • Radiologists

  • Basic scientists

  • Fellows & residents

Learning Goals:

  • To understand the complexities of caring for children with colorectal and pelvic disorders and the necessity of multidisciplinary collaboration.

  • To identify opportunities for quality improvement within participants’ personal practices.

  • To recognize the importance of long-term follow-up care in pediatric colorectal and pelvic disorders.

  • To discuss the current state of the art in research, define future research agendas, and delineate collaborative multidisciplinary research efforts in pediatric colorectal diseases.

 
 

WHEN

July 11 - 12, 2019

 

WHERE

Blair Education Center
900 Round Valley Drive
Park City, UT 84060

 

HOW

Education & Events

More education and event information coming soon!

Keynote Speakers

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Allan Goldstein, MD
Surgeon-in-Chief, MassGeneral Hospital for Children; Chief, Pediatric Surgery; Director, Pediatric Neurogastroenterology Program

Topic: Stem Cell Therapy for Hirschsprung’s Disease and the Enteric Nervous system development

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Brent James, MD
David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah, Masters of Healthcare Administration program. Recently retired Chief Quality Officer and Executive Director of the Institute for Health Care Delivery at Intermountain Healthcare.

Topic: Clinical quality improvement, patient safety, and the infrastructure that underlies successful improvement efforts, such as culture change, data systems, payment methods and management roles.

Abstract Submissions

We are currently considering abstracts for presentations at the 2019 conference. Possible topics include: anorectal malformations, congenital urologic and gynecologic anomalies, Hirschsprung’s disease, lower gastrointestinal motility disorders, surgical inflammatory bowel disease and quality improvement.

  • Authors who have abstracts accepted for oral presentation will be invited to submit a manuscript for review.

  • Submitted manuscripts will be considered for publication in the Journal of Pediatric Surgery.

  • Abstract submission deadline has been extended to March 15, 2019.

  • Authors will be notified in April 2019 regarding the status of their submitted abstract.

register

Please register to reserve your spot at the meeting and to ensure you receive continuing education credit.

Have questions? Call us at (801) 662-3500.

Venue & Travel

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The 2019 Pediatric Colorectal Scientific Meeting will be held at the Blair Education Center at Park City Hospital. The Blair Education Center is a state-of-the-art conference facility in a beautiful setting, conveniently located: 

  • Just minutes from Historic Main Street in Park City, Utah

  • 40 minutes from Salt Lake City International Airport

  • 30 minutes from Downtown Salt Lake City

Blair Education Center
900 Round Valley Drive
Park City, UT 84060

Accommodations

Attendees are welcome to stay at the hotel of their choice. Conference rates have been negotiated at select hotels in the area.

Conference Rate Accommodations

Park City Marriott >
1895 Sidewinder Drive
Park City, UT 84060
435-649-2900