Educational Opportunities

​​Educational Opportunities


Screening Time: Tuning In to the Needs of Families

This free, self-paced training - which includes video-based modules, conversation simulations, a screening tool selector, and resource center - is designed to help you learn more about the screening process for maternal depression, developmental concerns, and social determinants of health. Useful for doctors, nurses, front office staff, care coordinators, and others involved in the process, this course will help you gain a better understanding of the importance of family-centered screening and how you can work together to implement a comprehensive, effective process.CME/MOC Part 2 credit available upon completion.

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The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AAP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 3.25 AAP credits. These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics. The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 3.25 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program. This program is accredited for 3.25 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0 contain pharmacology (Rx) content, (0 related to psychopharmacology) (0 related to controlled substances), per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) Continuing Education Guidelines.​

Live Podcast Series: The Screen Scene

This 3-part series presented by the American Academy of Pediatrics' Screening Technical Assistance & Resource (STAR) Center is intended for all members of the pediatric care team. In each episode, listeners will hear experts talk with one another about their tips for implementing comprehensive, family-centered screening processes. Less college lecture, more NPR show, the informal nature of this series is bound to capture your attention.

Developmental Surveillance: What, Why and How

A video from the American Academy of Pediatrics highlights important developmental surveillance steps that pediatricians should take during each health supervision visit. Pediatrician Dr. Shelly Flais discusses recommendations, tips, and resources available to pediatricians, clinicians, and families. Together, surveillance and screening are essential components to promote the optimal development of children.