Pediatric Obesity Summit

Friday, October 14, 2016
08:00 AM to 02:45 PM


Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Main Auditorium
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155 

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Betsy Shenkman

Professor and Department Chair, Health Outcomes and Policy, University of Florida; Director, Institute for Child Health Policy

Luncheon Speaker: Dr. José Fernandez

Professor and Vice Chair for Education Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Speakers Addressing Management and Education of Obesity in Children:

  • Dr. William Muiños, Gastroenterologist
  • Stephanie Quirantes, MS, RDN, LD
  • Dr. Steven Melnick, Chief, Department of Pathology
  • Cheryl Gimenez, PT, DPT, PCS
  • Marlenne Burt, PT, MS, MBA, PCS

ACCMEAccreditation Statement

 Nicklaus Children’s Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

 Nicklaus Children’s Health System designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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