Telehealth Distance Learning

The Telemedicine program at Children's is now offering distance learning opportunities using our advanced technology and specialized medical video capabilities.

Presentations occur the first Tuesday of every month from noon to 1 p.m.


August 2015

Preventing Childhood Obesity: Sleep Disorders
Stephanie Walsh, M.D.
Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015
12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Following the education the learner will be able to:

  • Recognize normal sleep physiology in children and the metabolic/behavioral impact of disruption.
  • Outline practical ways to identify and screen for signs and symptoms of sleep disorders in children.
  • Describe strategies to promote healthy sleep habits in children.

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September 2015

Pediatric Palliative Care: A Collaborative ApproachKhaliah Johnson, MD
Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015
12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Following the education, the learner will be able to:

  • Define pediatric palliative care and the population it serves.
  • Identify strategies for applying pediatric palliative care principles.
  • Outline approaches to collaborating with local pediatric palliative care resources.

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Questions?

Contact Alex Schrock at william.schrock@choa.org for more information.

Continuing Education Credits

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta resolves to ensure that its educational mission, and, particularly, its continuing medical education activities are not influenced by the special interests of any corporation or individual associated with its program. While having a financial interest or professional affiliation with a corporation does not necessarily influence a speaker’s presentation, the standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education require that this relationship be disclosed to the audience. Any potential conflict of interest will be made known to participants at the beginning of the conference.