Director of Pediatric Surgery, Akron Children's Hospital, Associate Professor of Surgery at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED), Akron, Ohio.
Professor of Surgery at The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
Dr. Ponsky is a Professor of Surgery, and the Director of Clinical Growth and Transformation at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, He is also a consultant pediatric surgeon at Akron Children’s Hospital.
Professor of Pediatric Surgery and Head of the Department of Peidatric Surgery at Wilhelmina Children's Hospital, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Director of the Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, Associate Chair for Education and Departmental Citizenship in the Department of Pediatric Surgery, and Associate Professor of Pediatric Surgery, Surgery, and Pediatrics at McGill University. Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Consultant Pediatric Surgeon, Head of Pediatrics and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Ibn Sina Hospital, Sabah medical area, Kuwait.
Pediatric Surgeon, British Columbia Children's Hospital, Clinical Professor, Director, Department of Surgery, Undergraduate Surgical Education Program, University of British Columbia. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Chief of the Department of Pediatric Surgery and Training Director for the newly-accredited Pediatric Surgery Fellowship at Miami Children’s Hospital. Associate Professor, FIU School of Medicine.
Professor and Head of Pediatric General & Urogenital Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan.
Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, Hofstra NS-LIJ School of Medicine. Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children's Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York.
1. Describe a dissection laparoscopic surgery technique for male imperforate anus with rectourethral fistula to prevent postoperative cyst formation due to residual fistula.
2. Identify a technique to remove the appendix during laparoscopy.
3. Restate supine positioning techniques for bilateral VATS
4. Summarize an approach and component separation for suture closure and underlay mesh reinforcement of giant omphaloceles.
5. Apply a custom tailored approach to neonatal gastric necrosis
6. Determine next steps in a difficult case of ultra short segment Hirshsprung’s.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas, Elements & Policies of the Ohio State Medical Association through the joint sponsorship of Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron and GlobalCastMD. Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron is accredited by the OSMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.
This activity provides self assessment credits toward Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program.
This event is produced by Akron Children's Hospital.