This conference is designed to address practice gaps in the areas of child psychiatry, pediatric behavioral and developmental care, neurology, gastroenterology, general pediatrics and infectious diseases. The conference is intended to increase knowledge and competence by providing opportunities for learning through lectures, discussion, small group workshops, and interaction with faculty and peers.


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Michael Silverstein, MD

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Alcy Torres, MD

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Jack Maypole, MD

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Margot Tang, MD, MPH

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Michael Tang, MD

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Katherine Hsu, MD, MPH

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Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 21 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Nursing Education Provider Unit, Boston University School of Medicine is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Contact hours: 20.67 (up to 10.67 pharmacology depending on workshop attendance).

This Live activity, 2017 Current Clinical Pediatrics, with a beginning date of 04/17/2017, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 20.75 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

This continuing medical education activity has been reviewed by the American Academy of Pediatrics and is acceptable for a maximum of 21.00 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.

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 21 hours of Category I credit for completing this program.


Planning Committee

Jack Maypole, MD
Course Director
Clinical Associate Professor in Pediatrics
Director, Comprehensive Care Program (CCP)
Co-Principal Investigator, 4C Program
Medical Director
SPARK Center Boston Medical Center

Marilyn Augustyn, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Division of Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrics
Medical Director, Reach Out and Read-Massachusetts
Co-Editor, Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrics: A Handbook for Primary Care

Patti-Ann Collins, DNP, MSN/MBA/ RN
Lead Nurse Planner
Office of Continuing Medical Education

Brian Jack, MD
Professor and Chair of the Department of Family Medicine

Mary Ellen Killion Stolecki MSN, CPNP-PC
CNE Course Advisor
Instructor of Medicine
Part–time Lecturer, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University



By staying at the conference venue, you help BU meet our contractual obligations. Please take this into consideration when making your accommodation decision.  Thank you!

Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort
23 Ocean Lane, Hilton Head, South Carolina 29928
Ph: 843.842.8000  |  Fx: 843.842.8033  |  www.omnihotels.com/findahotel/hiltonhead.aspx

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort with an arrival date of Saturday, April 14th and a departure date of Friday, April 21st The room rate is $229, single or double, plus tax, and a $10 daily resort facility fee. 

The room block will be open until 5pm local time on March 17th or until it sells out, whichever happens first. After this date, reservations will be accepted on a space and rate available basis. Call the hotel directly at 800-843-6664 to reserve your room. Specify that you are with the Boston University School of Medicine group when making your reservation in order to receive the conference rate.


Cancellations will be accepted prior to 12:00pm local hotel time, at least 3 days prior to arrival. If the reservation is no longer required and is not cancelled prior to this time, the reservation will be released, and one night’s subsequent room and tax charges will be billed to the credit card on file. The hotel will also charge an early departure fee for any guest who checks out prior to the guest’s reserved check out day in the amount equal to one night room and tax.  Guests wishing to avoid an early check out fee should advise the Omni at or before check-in of any change in planned length of stay.