Welcome to the Western Regional
14 CEHs/14 CMEs*
*includes 3 hours of Ethics
By offering the Western Regional Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Conference, CASAT intends to meet NCBDDD Performance Goals (CDC): Priority 1. Develop and implement comprehensive research-to-practice initiatives that promote early identification, referral, and intervention for prioritized health conditions; Priority 2. Identify major new factors leading to healthy birth outcomes; and Priority 3. Determine the natural history of secondary conditions throughout the lifespan to identify promising interventions.
The conference will cover the objectives above, within the context of the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Competency-Based Curriculum Development Guide for Medical and Allied Health Education and Practice. All participants will receive a digital manual (CD-Rom).
Schedule subject to change.
Sunday, May 19 - Opening Banquet Dinner and Conference Check in (5:00 - 6:00 pm check in; 6:00 - 8:00 pm session)
Handouts and PowerPoint Downloads
Elizabeth Dang, MPH, Behavioral Scientist, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Prevention Team, National Center on Birth
Carolyn Szetela, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Meharry Medical College [PDF Download, PowerPoint]
David Wargowski, M.D., School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin [PDF Download, PowerPoint]
Georgiana Wilton, Ph.D., Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin [PDF Download, PowerPoint]
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the University of Nevada School of Medicine and CASAT. The University of Nevada School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education to physicians.
The conference has approvals by the following boards for 14 CEHs.
Who Should Attend
Medical and Health Practitioners and Other Allied Health Professionals, as well as those working in counseling, community and related fields such as:
We are happy to offer the conference at the low rate of $125 for cost recovery. There are no student rates, faculty rates, scholarships, group rates, early-bird rates, or volunteer rates being offered.
Interested participants may register online with a credit card. Please be prepared to enter your credit card number, expiration date and security code to pay for the conference.
In order to pay for the conference by purchase order and/or check, please contact CASAT at 866.617.2818 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
On-site registration and payment will also be available on Sunday (5/19) and Monday (5/20). A certificate will not be provided until payment is received.
Space is limited, and seating is first-come, first served.
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Room reservations are charged separately:
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If a cancellation/substitution notice is received after the deadline, a refund/substitution will not be possible. Absolutely no refunds or substitutions will be made after May 1 past 5pm. A notice must be sent to email@example.com with “Cancellation/Substitution” in the subject line.
Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.