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Parenting WEBINAR Series: Making Meaning of Difficult Times

April 8, 2020 - 8:45pm
Many of us are experiencing anxiety due to the coronavirus pandemic, especially parents as they spend consecutive days inside trying to balance it all – work demands, child care, homeschooling – all while keeping their own and their child’s worries under control. With access to so much parenting advice and resources, it’s hard to put advice into practice. Weill Cornell Medicine’s Child Psychology Team will lead consecutive evening webinars including a Q&A to discuss practical skills aimed... Read More

POSTPONED: Recognition and Management of Common Neurosurgical Conditions in the Pediatric Practice

April 17, 2020 - 3:00pm
New date to be announced soon In the midst of a busy pediatric practice it can be difficult to recognize the signs and symptoms of uncommon disorders that may need further evaluation by a pediatric neurosurgeon. This one-day course is designed as a comprehensive educational seminar to teach pediatricians and pediatric nurses/nurse practitioners how to identify the signs of pediatric brain tumors, seizures, and inborn abnormalities of the spine, face, and head; how best to triage; when to image... Read More

Vaping and Youth Substance Use Info Session

April 20, 2020 - 6:00pm
Substance use among adolescents and young adults has been declining recently, excluding one substance: nicotine. In the United States, Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) are being used in record numbers to consume nicotine, with nearly two-in-five students in 12th grade reporting past-year vaping. All adolescents, parents and interested community members are welcome to join Drs. Jonathan Avery (addiction psychiatry director) and Lisa Ipp (pediatrics) to learn more about youth... Read More

Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

April 20, 2020 - 6:00pm
Substance use among adolescents and young adults has been declining recently, excluding one substance: nicotine. In the United States, Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) are being used in record numbers to consume nicotine, with nearly two-in-five students in 12th grade reporting past-year vaping. All adolescents, parents and interested community members are welcome to join Dr. Jonathan Avery, an addiction psychiatrist, and Dr. Lisa Ipp, an adolescent medicine physician, to learn more... Read More

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program Session 1: Staying Fit for the Future

April 22, 2020 - 6:30pm
Session 1 teaches children, teens, and families about nutritional requirements, focusing on the role of fat, protein, and carbohydrates in health and development. Participants will understand their own personal recommendations while exploring technology, community resources, and the principles of healthy weight management. About the Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: The Weill Cornell Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program, developed by a Pediatric Endocrinologist and Registered Dietitian... Read More

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program Session 2: Healthy Cooking: An Interactive Approach

April 29, 2020 - 6:30pm
Session2: During this session, we will learn the basics of healthy cooking and the process of meal planning to create meals and snacks that promote a healthy weight. Our professional chef, Allison Gross, RD, will demonstrate cooking tools and techniques to achieve these goals About the Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: The Weill Cornell Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program, developed by a Pediatric Endocrinologist and Registered Dietitian, is a series of six interactive and age-... Read More

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program Session 3: Figuring Out Food Labels

May 6, 2020 - 6:30pm
Session 3: This interactive session will teach your child how to read labels and make healthier selections while choosing snacks and meals, as well as during supermarket shopping. About the Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: The Weill Cornell Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program, developed by a Pediatric Endocrinologist and Registered Dietitian, is a series of six interactive and age-appropriate small group sessions that focus on healthy eating and other important food and nutrition... Read More

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program Session 4: Restaurant Dining and Fast Foods

May 13, 2020 - 6:30pm
Session 4 is designed to teach children, teens, and families how to eat healthy while eating out or when selecting fast/ convenience foods. We are going to discover the secrets and tricks of making healthier choices while dining out. Bring your favorite takeout restaurant menus! About the Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: The Weill Cornell Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program, developed by a Pediatric Endocrinologist and Registered Dietitian, is a series of six interactive and age-... Read More

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program Session 5: Children and Exercise Recommendations

May 20, 2020 - 6:30pm
Session 5: This session focuses on physical activity recommendations and health benefits. Our exercise specialist, James Mitchell, will discuss and demonstrate age-appropriate exercises. We will help your child/teen develop a realistic, individualized exercise plan. About the Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: The Weill Cornell Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program, developed by a Pediatric Endocrinologist and Registered Dietitian, is a series of six interactive and age-appropriate small... Read More

Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program Session 6: Healthy Snacks for Children and Teens

May 27, 2020 - 6:30pm
Session 6: Our healthy snacking session will be sure to give you some new ideas about wonderful snacks to pack or keep around the house. We will taste and prepare healthy snacks that are nutrient-dense and delicious. Our professional chef, Lauren McNally, will provide creative snack ideas. About the Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program: The Weill Cornell Kids and Teens Healthy Weight Program, developed by a Pediatric Endocrinologist and Registered Dietitian, is a series of six interactive... Read More

Information Sessions: Vaping and Youth Substance Use

June 17, 2020 - 6:00pm
Substance use among adolescents and young adults has been declining recently, excluding one substance: nicotine. In the United States, Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) are being used in record numbers to consume nicotine, with nearly two-in-five students in 12th grade reporting past-year vaping. All adolescents, parents and interested community members are welcome to join Dr. Jonathan Avery, an addiction psychiatrist, and Dr. Lisa Ipp, an adolescent medicine physician, to learn more... Read More

NEW DATE: Recognition and Management of Common Neurosurgical Conditions in the Pediatric Practice

September 25, 2020 - 3:00pm
In the midst of a busy pediatric practice it can be difficult to recognize the signs and symptoms of uncommon disorders that may need further evaluation by a pediatric neurosurgeon. This one-day course is designed as a comprehensive educational seminar to teach pediatricians and pediatric nurses/nurse practitioners how to identify the signs of pediatric brain tumors, seizures, and inborn abnormalities of the spine, face, and head; how best to triage; when to image; and when to send the child to... Read More

8th Annual Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Research Day

October 16, 2020 - 4:30pm

DATE: Friday, October 16, 2020
LOCATION: Weill Cornell Medicine, New York City
TIME: TBD

The goal of the 8th Annual Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Research Day is to bring together our pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition communities to identify gaps in knowledge in pediatric IBD, foster research collaborations and generate ideas for future research studies.

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