7th Annual Pediatric Critical Care Self-Assessment

May 16 - May 19, 2019

W Fort Lauderdale, 401 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33304

Approved by the ABP as a Part 2 activity for Pediatric Critical Care Maintenance of Certification (MOC) - 26 Points


  • Comprehensive intense review of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Excellent board pass rate of previous attendees
  • Over 200 questions using online pre and post self-assessment and audience response
  • Diverse teaching modalities to meet all learners’ needs: Didactic lectures, interactive break-out sessions, audience-response and visual diagnoses

Go Green CME LogoAccredited with CommendationAccreditation Statement: Nicklaus Children's Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement: Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 26 AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty/Planner Disclosure Policy: In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Standards for Commercial Support, all planners, teachers, and authors involved in the development of CME content are required to disclose to the accredited provider their relevant financial relationships. Relevant financial relationships will be disclosed to the activity audience.

ABP MOC Part 2 ApprovedABP MOC Recognition Statement: Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity and individual assessment of and feedback to the learner, enables the learner to earn up to 26 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatrics’ (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit. (PARS Course ID Pending)



No workshops are offered for this event.

Please refer to the Schedule section for a full list of sessions included in this event.


Course Directors

Balagangadhar Totapally, MD
Andre Raszynski, MD

Host Faculty

Nicole Christin, MD
Rani Gereige, MD, MPH
Vivian Hernandez-Trujillo, MD
Anuj Jayakar, MD
Danyal Khan, MD
Jason Katz, MD
Ziad Khatib, MD
Hugh Ladd, MD
Marcelo Laufer, MD
Michael Leoncio, DO
Leo Malvezzi, MD
Paul Martinez, MD
Keith Meyer, MD
Michael Nares, MD
Toba Niazi, MD
Ana Paredes, MD
Madalsa Patel, MD
Otto Ramos, MD
Andre Raszynski, MD
Darline Santana-Acosta, MD
Jun Sasaki, MD
Balagangadhar Totapally, MD

Course Coordinators

Mari C. Jardines

2018 Exhibitor Information Coming Soon

Hotel Reservations

W Fort Lauderdale
401 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33304

Complimentary Internet  •   Beach/Pool Access  •   Fitness Center  •   Local and Toll-Free Calls  •   In-Room Coffee and Water  •  10% Discount on Spa Services
Single/Double Rate
Triple Rate
Quad Rate
Check-In Time: 4:00pm
Check-Out Time: 11:00am
13% Room Tax not included. Nightly resort fee waived.

NOTE: The online reservation link listed above may list a different room tax rate and nightly resort fee. Upon confirmation of your reservation, you will receive an automatic adjustment to the hotel's current tax rate and will not be charged a nightly resort fee. In addition, you will not be charged for your stay until the time of check-in. If you require a Triple or Quad room upgrade, please contact the hotel directly at 866-837-4203.

Welcome to the W Fort Lauderdale

Escape the current and get swept away by W Fort Lauderdale. This beachfront hotel sits at the epicenter of all that's vibrant in the Venice of America, with world-class shopping, award-winning dining and buzzworthy attractions just steps away. Take in the sights from your stylish, pet-friendly hotel room or suite, which offers unparalleled views. Soak up the sun at the oceanfront WET East pool, dine beachside at James Beard award-winning restaurateur Stephen Starr’s Steak 954 and El Vez and live it up with nightly programming in the hotel Living Room. Break a sweat at FIT, the hotel's 24-hour gym. Unwind at The Spa at W Fort Lauderdale.

Local Attractions

  • Las Olas Boulevard (1 mile from hotel)
  • Jungle Queen Riverboat Cruises (1 mile from hotel)
  • Fort Lauderdale Waterways Water Taxi (+1 954-467-6677)


James Beard Award Winner Stephen Starr offers a unique interpretation of a classic steakhouse at beachside Steak 954, serving dry-aged meats, delectable sides and an innovative cocktail menu. Snap a photo of the glowing 15-foot jellyfish aquarium.

Savor authentic Mexican flavors and creative cuisine at El Vez. This wildly popular Fort Lauderdale Beach restaurant is the third El Vez outpost from Stephen Starr. Choose from over 100 varieties of tequila to compliment your meal.

Enjoy WET® Grill & Bar while soaking in the sun poolside at the WET Deck, enjoy panoramic views with a variety of fresh salads, mouth-watering burgers and other casual fare. Cool down with refreshing cocktails and frozen drinks brought right to your lounge.

Bite into fresh sushi and sip creative sake cocktails at the Living Room Sushi Bar. Tasty appetizers and bold rolls offer a modern take on sushi fare including Spicy Tuna Crispy Rice, Poke Bowls, Yellowtail Jalapeno and Lobster Roll with Wasabi Aoili.

Registration and Fees

  EARLY BIRD VALID THRU 4/12/2019 AFTER 4/12/2019
(After 5/6/2019 – Onsite Registration)
US Participants - Physicians $740 $940
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Medical Staff – Active, Alumni, Courtesy, Consulting, Emeritus $640 $840
US Participants – Residents*, Fellows*, PA’s, ARNP’s, Medical Students* $540 $640
International Participants $540 $640

*Residents, Fellows, and Students must submit a letter from their program director (Residents/Fellows) or Dean of Students (Medical Students) along with their registration to cme@nicklaushealth.org.


Access to downloadable electronic handouts – Download before course (Free with registration)

Refund Policy

Refunds, less a $50 processing fee, will be issued when requested in writing and if submitted prior to April 30, 2019. No refunds will be honored after this date.