UCLA Pediatric Board Review Course

Mattel Children’s Hospital and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Board Review

Keep up with best practices and gain new knowledge on the diagnosis, treatment and management of common and uncommon pediatric problems with this comprehensive board review.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

    Video
  • Audio MP3s
  • Combo
1295.0000
SKU: 293

Keep Abreast of Trends in Your Field

This CME program features pediatrics experts who shed light on the entire gamut of issues related to both common and uncommon pediatric diseases. UCLA Pediatric Board Review Course includes case-based lectures on a wide array of topics, including adolescent medicine, orthopedics and sports medicine, pulmonology, coagulation, poisoning, immunizations, and more. It will help you to better:

  • Pass the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) certification and recertification examinations
  • Use pattern recognition to diagnose both common and rare diseases in children
  • Refresh your knowledge about the signs and symptoms of common pediatric problems
  • Describe diagnostic strategies for common and uncommon pediatric problems
  • Outline therapeutic approaches after the diagnosis is established
  • Identify and efficiently overcome barriers to optimal patient care

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, UCLA Pediatric Board Review Course provides a maximum of 46.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

  • Pulmonology - Diana Chen, MD
  • Gastroenterology 1: Hepatic Disorder - Laura Wozniak, MD
  • Biostatistics - David Elashoff, PhD
  • Behavior & Development – 1: Normal Development, Language and Sleep - Carlos Lerner, MD, Mphil
  • Neurology – 1 - Jason Lerner, MD
  • Immunological Disorders & Allergy - Caroline Kuo, MD
  • Test-Taking - Sue Nahm
  • Behavior & Development – 2: Developmental and Behavioral Problems - Rujuta Bhatt Wilson, MD
  • General Pediatrics – 1 - James Lee, MD
  • Infectious Diseases – 1 - Nava Yeganeh, MD, MPH
  • Ethics - Joseph Raho, PhD
  • Patient Safety & Quality Improvement - Jessica Lloyd, MD
  • Cardiology – 1 - Leigh Reardon, MD
  • Cardiology – 2 - Leigh Reardon, MD
  • Orthopedics & Sports Medicine – 1 - Jennifer Beck, MD
  • Orthopedics & Sports Medicine – 2 - Joshua Goldman, MD, MBA
  • Coagulation - Gavin Roach, MD
  • Critical Care - Myke Federman, MD
  • Poisoning - Myke Federman, MD
  • Radiology - Theodore R. Hall, MD
  • Neurology – 2 - Christopher Giza, MD
  • Gastroenterology and Nutrition - Mini Mehra, MD
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections & Adolescent Mental Health - Nancy Steiner, MD
  • General Pediatrics – 2 - Lee Todd Miller, MD
  • Endocrinology - Mark Daniels, MD
  • Rheumatology - Miriam Parsa, MD
  • Diabetes - Mark Daniels, MD
  • Cardiology – 3 - Leigh Reardon, MD
  • Gastroenterology – 2: Congenital Abnormalities and Acquired Disorders of the GI Tract - Robert Venick, MD
  • Neonatology - Valencia Walker, MD
  • Infectious Diseases – 2: Acute Infectious Diarrhea - Dean Blumberg, MD, FAAP
  • Immunizations - Dean Blumberg, MD, FAAP
  • Oncology - Leukemias, Lymphomas, and Solid Tumors - Randal K. Wada, MD
  • Hematology - Red Cell and White Cell Disorders - Randal K. Wada, MD
  • Infectious Diseases – 3 - Deborah Lehman, MD
  • Dermatology - James D. Korb, MD
  • Nephrology - Joshua Zaritsky, MD, PhD
  • Fluids & Electrolytes - Joshua Zaritsky, MD, PhD
  • Genetics – 1: Inborn Errors of Metabolism - Derek Wong, MD
  • Genetics – 2 - Julian Martinez, MD
  • Contraception, Menstrual Disorders and Drug Abuse - Martin Anderson, MD, MPH

Course Chair

Jessica Lloyd, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Pediatric Hospital Medicine
  • Associate Program Director
  • Pediatric Residency Program

Adolescent Medicine

Martin Anderson, MD, MPH

  • Professor
  • Director, Adolescent Medicine Program

Nancy Steiner, MD

  • Associate Clinical Professor
  • Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine

Allergy/Immunology

Caroline Kuo, MD

  • Clinical Instructor, Pediatrics

Biostatistics

David Elashoff, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Biostatistics and Biomathematics
  • Director, Department of Medicine Statistics
  • Core Leader, UCLA CTSI Biostatistics Program

Cardiology

Leigh Reardon, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Director, Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Director, Transitional Cardiac Care Program

Critical Care and Emergency Medicine

Myke Federman, MD

  • Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Dermatology

James D. Korb, MD

  • Director, Academic Affairs
  • Medical Director, Primary Care Clinics
  • Children's Hospital of Orange County
  • Orange, CA

Developmental Studies

Rujuta Bhatt Wilson, MD

  • Instructor
  • Pediatric Neurology & Psychiatry

Carlos Lerner, MD, MPhil

  • Medical Director, Children’s Health Center

Endocrinology

Mark Daniels, MD

  • Division Chief
  • Endocrinology and Diabetes
  • CHOC CS
  • Assistant Clinical Professor UCI
  • Irvine, CA

Ethics

Joseph Raho, PhD

  • Clinical Ethicist
  • Ethics Center, UCLA Health

Gastroenterology and Nutrition

Mini Mehra, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Division of GI, Hepatology, and Nutrition
  • UC Irvine Medical School
  • Volunteer Staff

Robert Venick, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Pediatrics & Surgery

Laura Wozniak, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Pediatrics

General Pediatrics

James Lee, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Associate Program Director
  • Pediatric Residency Program

Lee Todd Miller, MD

  • Professor
  • Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Genetics

Julian Martinez, MD

  • Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Derek Wong, MD

  • Associate Clinical Professor, Pediatrics

Hematology/Oncology

Gavin Roach, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor

Randal K. Wada, MD

  • Associate Professor of Nursing
  • School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • John A. Burns School of Medicine
  • Honolulu, HI

Infectious Diseases

Dean Blumberg, MD, FAAP

  • Associate Professor/Chief of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • University of California, Davis
  • Davis, CA

Nava Yeganeh, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Neonatology

Valencia Walker, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Pediatrics

Nephrology

Joshua Zaritsky, MD, PhD

  • Chief, Pediatric Nephrology
  • Nemours Children’s Health System
  • Wilmington, DE

Neurology

Christopher Giza, MD

  • Professor of Pediatric Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Director, UCLA Steve Tisch
  • BrainSPORT Program

Jason Lerner, MD

  • Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Orthopedics/Sports Medicine

Jennifer Beck, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Department of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Associate Director
  • Orthopedic Institute for Children’s Center for Sports Medicine

Joshua Goldman, MD, MBA

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • UCLA Division of Sports Medicine
  • Departments of Family Medicine & Orthopaedics
  • Associate Director
  • Orthopedic Institute for Children’s Center for Sports Medicine
  • Assistant Team Physician, UCLA Athletics

Patient Safety and QI

Jessica Lloyd, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Pediatric Hospital Medicine
  • Associate Program Director
  • Pediatric Residency Program

Pulmonology

Diana Chen, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Pediatrics

Radiology

Theodore R. Hall, MD

  • Professor
  • Associate Dean for Admissions
  • Chair, Admissions Committee
  • Director, Medical Student Education in Radiology

Rheumatology

Miriam Parsa, MD

  • Associate Physician
  • UCLA Department of Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Staff Physician
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Children's Medical Center

Test-Taking Strategies

Sue Nahm

  • Director of Student Academic Support
  • David Geffen School of Medicine

Planning Committee

Jessica Lloyd, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Pediatric Hospital Medicine
  • Associate Program Director
  • Pediatric Residency Program

Deborah Lehman, MD

  • Associate Vice Chair for Education, Pediatrics
  • Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
  • Pediatrics Clerkship Chair
  • Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

 

Cherie Lewis, MPH, C-TAGME

  • Pediatric Fellowship Programs Advisor
  • Medical Genetics Residency Coordinator
  • Medical Biochemical Fellowship Coordinator

Accreditation

The Office of Continuing Medical Education, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Office of Continuing Medical Education, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA designates this enduring material for a maximum of 46.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: November 1, 2018
Date of Credit Termination: October 31, 2021
Estimated Time to Complete this CME Program: 46.5 Hours

Method of Physician Participation: Review Video/Audio program, score 70% or greater on the required posttest and complete the comprehensive activity evaluation to assess the knowledge gained from reviewing the program.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Use pattern recognition to diagnose both common and unusual diseases in children
  • Describe diagnostic strategies for common and unusual problems in children
  • Describe therapeutic approaches after the diagnosis is established
  • Recognize important links and associations that may be tested on the Pediatric Board Exam

Target Audience

This educational activity was planned for those preparing for the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) certification examination, those undergoing ABP recertification, and pediatricians and family practitioners seeking an intensive refresher course in pediatrics.