TO provide pediatricians the right knowledge and skills to promote proper and better health care, the Philippine Pediatric Society of North Central Mindanao Chapter will conduct a “Doing it Right” Scientific Forum on May 30-31 in Cagayan de Oro City.
The forum will be participated by pediatricians, family medicine specialists and general practitioners from north and central Mindanao.
The two-day activity tackles important and relevant topics on the practice of pediatricians. Updates and subspecialty lectures will also be given by experts of the respected fields.
Dr. Maria Regina Mercado, a pediatrician of Cagayan de Oro Medical Center and the overall chair of the event, said the forum serves as a continuing medical education to them. “We always have to update ourselves to the new treatment and diagnosis available” she added.
To be discussed are current medical issues and illnesses such as snoring in children, Von Willebrand’s disease, Cyanosis in newborn babies, hearing assessment in children, dyslexia, anaphylaxis, iron and cognitive development and urinary tract infection.