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Physician Education Series: On-Demand Lectures

​The Physician Education Series is a series of free CME-accredited medical and clinical presentations covering various aspects of pediatric specialties, including screenings, diagnosis and treatments, co-occurring conditions and differential diagnosis. The one-hour presentations are presented by medical, clinical and research staff at Boys Town National Research Hospital.​

Presentations are free and include AMA Category 1 Credit.​*​

Sign up for an on-demand video link. Viewers will receive an email link with survey. Survey completion is required to obtain credit.​

*Unless otherwise noted

Available On-Demand Lectures

Spinal Muscula​r Atrophy - A Success Story for Gene Therapy
Presented by: Isabella Herman, M.D., Ph.D.
This presentation offers​ an overview of the symptoms and types of spinal muscular atrophy and introduce the concept of gene therapy. It also discusses the treatment landscape for spinal muscular atrophy.
Request access here. ​CME credit is available for this lecture until April 20, 2023.

Epilepsy in Children
Presented by: Isabella Herman, M.D., Ph.D.
TThis ​presentation offers an overview and definition of pediatric epilepsy and discussion of the workup and treatment of the condition including risk factors, diagnostic methods and continuing care for pediatric epilepsy patients.
Request access here. CME credit is available for this lecture until March 1, 2024.

Suicide in Adolescents
Presented by: Matthew Dobbertin, D.O.
This presentation described the suicide crisis amongst adolescents in terms of what is contributing to it, discussed some neurobiological research being done to understand it and barriers to changing and reducing it as well as identified resources and information to help PCP’s address it without adding to their daily clinical burden.
Request access here. CME credit is available for this lecture until April 28, 2024.