Children's Nursing Symposium

Children's Nursomg Symposium

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Torrance, CA
7:30 AM Registration and Breakfast; 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Symposium

Program Overview

The Children's Nursing Symposium will update the infant, child and adolescent health care provider on management issues in the areas of asthma, pneumonia, primary ciliary dyskenesia, childhood obesity, sex education, childhood anxiety, ADD, and ADHD. This symposium provides an ideal mix of standard of care principles with forward moving practices geared toward pediatric, NICU, adolescent health care providers, school nurses and emergency room nurses.

  • Describe the updates in asthma/pneumonia assessment and treatment
  • List symptoms, nursing considerations and treatment for children with primary ciliary dyskenesia
  • Identify 3 differentiating symptoms and clinical features for childhood obesity
  • Describe nursing considerations and treatment for childhood anxiety, ADD, and ADHD

Education Hours

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP 300, for seven contact hours.


Includes lectures, continental breakfast, lunch, snacks and syllabus.

Student with ID Free
Torrance Memorial Employees, Physician Office Staff and Public School Nurses 50.00
All Others 75.00

Please preregister by Monday, May 2, 2013.

Limited enrollment at the door. Enrollment can be accepted only with program fees. A full refund will be given if this program is cancelled. No fees will be refunded if the participant cancels within 48 hours of the program. Cancellations prior to 48 hours will receive a refund, minus a $20 processing fee.

For information and to pre-register, call the Clinical Education Department at 310-517-4610.