Virtual CHOC pediatric lecture series launches

The inaugural session of a new CHOC Children’s virtual pediatric lecture series will cover the management of acute chronic otitis media.

Held Aug. 27 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., the session is designed for general pediatricians, family practitioners and other healthcare professionals and will address:

  • Indications for antibiotic therapy and the recommended choice of antibiotics in the management of acute otitis media.
  • Appropriate otolaryngology referrals of a child for placement of ventilation tubes in the management of acute and chronic otitis media and discerning the role of adenoidectomy in the management of otitis media.

The session will feature CHOC pediatric otolaryngologists Drs. Gurpreet Ahuja, Nguyen Pham, Kevin Huoh, Jay Bhatt and Qiu Zhong.

The series is part of CHOC’s continued commitment to bring the latest, most relevant medical news to community providers. Additional sessions will follow.

Register for the series here.