Medical Academy of Pediatric and Special Needs Spring 2021 Functional Medicine Conference

We invite you to join us for a three-day intensive CME Functional & Translational Medicine Conference training in the discipline of neuro-developmental disorders and special needs children. The conference will be a great opportunity to embrace innovative treatment options and learn new developments taking place in this fast growing medical specialty. We cordially welcome you and request for your active participation to adopt new information on various treatment options and cutting-edge medical research.

The Academy is excited to announce that the Plenary Session of MAPS Spring 2021 Functional & Translational Medicine Conference will be focusing entirely on Allergies, apart from covering ACM courses in Immunology, Neurology, MAPS in Clinical Practice, the role of MAPS in clinical practice, and our special session on Genetics.

Schedule

Schedule Maps Spring 2021

THURSDAY, March 11, 2021
  • Advanced Clinical Applications
  • Environmental Medicine
  • Foundations of MAPS
FRIDAY, March 12, 2021
  • Plenary: Immune Activation Syndromes in pediatrics
SATURDAY, March 13, 2021
  • Special Session: Neurolipids
  • Metabolism
  • Immunology
  • MAPS in Clinical Practice

SCHEDULE MAPS Spring 2021 March 11th - 13th, 2021

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Foundations of MAPS Track

TIME LECTURE SPEAKER
08:00 AM – 08:15 AM Introduction to MAPS Shannon Bohan, Executive Director of MAPS
08:15 AM – 09:30 AM Biochemistry Basis of the Integrative Approach Maria Gahry, DNP, RN, FNP, FMAPS
09:30 AM – 10:30 AM Morning Break, Exhibitor Hall
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Nutrition Darin Ingels, ND, FAAEM, FMAPS
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Integrative Assessment Michael Elice, MD, FMAPS
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch Break
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Clinical Implementation Tracy Fritz, MD, FFAFP, FMAPS
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Afternoon Break, Exhibitor Hall
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM Philosophy of the Integrative Approach James Neuenschwander, MD, FMAPS
04:00 PM – 05:00 PM Case Presentations & Roundtable Discussion Gahry, Neu, Ingels

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Environmental Medicine

TIME LECTURE SPEAKER
08:00 AM – 08:45 AM Introduction and Normal & Abnormal Detox and Environmental Toxins David Dornfeld, DO, FMAPS
08:45 AM – 09:30 AM Mold Toxins Jason Sonners, DC, FMAPS
09:30 AM – 10:30 AM Morning Break, Exhibitor Hall
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Metabolic Effects of Environmental Toxins James Neuenschwander, MD, FMAPS
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Effects of Environmental Toxins on Hormones James Neuenschwander, MD, FMAPS
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch Break
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Clinical Implementation Anju Usman-Singh, MD, FAAFP, ABIHM, Hom-C FMAPS
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Afternoon Break, Exhibitor Hall
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM Case Presentations & Roundtable Discussion Dornfeld, Sonners, Usman-Singh

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Advanced Clinical Applications

TIME LECTURE SPEAKER
08:00 AM – 09:30 AM Cannabis in Pediatrics Dane Fliedner, MD, MPH, FAAP, FMAPS
09:30 AM – 10:30 AM Morning Break, Exhibitor Hall
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM The Importance of Strance Specificity in Probiotics Jeff Thurston
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Thiamin in Pediatrics Karen von Merveldt-Guevara
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch Break
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Shelter from the Immune Activated Cytokine Stom During Vaccination Judy Mikovits, PhD
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Afternoon Break, Exhibitor Hall
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM A Nation of Unwell Kristine Gedroic, MD
04:30 PM - 05:00 PM Roundtable Discussion Speakers

Friday, March 12th, 2021

Plenary Session: Immune Activation Syndromes in Pediatrics

TIME LECTURE SPEAKER
08:00 AM – 08:15 AM Introduction to the Day James Neuenschwander, MD, FMAPS
08:15 AM – 09:30 AM The Genome of Temple Grandin and Many Others, How They Tell a Complex Tale of Multiple Pathways Richard Boles, MD
09:30 AM – 10:30 AM Morning Break, Exhibitor Hall
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Mast Cell Activation in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome Theo Theoharides, PhD, MD
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Mold Toxins as a Cause of Immune Activation Syndromes Jill Crista, ND
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch Break
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM The Microbial Realm, Biofilms, and Chronic Immune Activation Kristine Gedroic, MD
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Afternoon Break, Exhibitor Hall
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM Putting it All Together James Neuenschwander, MD, FMAPS
04:00 PM – 05:00 PM COVID-19 In Pediatrics Dan Rossignol, MD, FAAFP, FMAPS

Saturday, March 13th, 2021

MAPS In Clinical Practice

TIME LECTURE SPEAKER
08:00 AM – 08:15 AM Introduction to the Day Moderator
08:15 AM – 09:30 AM Case Presentations Darin Ingels, ND, FAAEM, FMAPS
09:30 AM – 10:30 AM Morning Break, Exhibitor Hall
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Case Presentations Anju Usman-Singh, MD, FAAFP, ABIHM, Hom-C FMAPS
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Case Presentations David Dornfeld, DO, FMAPS
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch Break
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Case Presentations James Neuenschwander, MD, FMAPS
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Afternoon Break, Exhibitor Hall
03:30 PM - 05:00 PM Case Presentations Maria Gahry, DNP, RN, FNP, FMAPS
Michael Elice, MD, FMAPS

Saturday, March 13th, 2021

Immunology

TIME LECTURE SPEAKER
08:00 AM – 08:15 AM Introducation to the Day Moderator
08:15 AM – 09:30 AM Normal Immunology Tracy Fritz, MD, FAAFP, FMAPS
09:30 AM – 10:30 AM Morning Break, Exhibitor Hall
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Maternal Fetal Immunology James Neuenschwander, MD, FMAPS
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM PANS, POTS, and Autoimmunity in Pediatrics Anju Usman-Singh, MD, FAAFP, ABIHM, Hom-C FMAPS
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch Break
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Allergy, Asthma, Eczema, and Mast Cell Activation Darin Ingels, ND, FAAEM, FMAPS
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Afternoon Break, Exhibitor Hall
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Case Presentations Fritz, Usman-Singh, Ingels
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM Roundtable Speakers

Saturday, March 13th, 2021

Membrane Lipids

TIME LECTURE SPEAKER
08:00 AM – 08:15 AM Introducation to the Day Moderator
08:15 AM – 08:45 AM Lipid Basics James Neuenschwander, MD, FMAPS
08:45 AM – 09:30 AM Abnormal Membrane Lipids in Neurodevelopment Krishna Doniparthi, MD
09:30 AM – 10:30 AM Morning Break, Exhibitor Hall
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Abnormal Membrane Lipids in Neurodevelopment Krishna Doniparthi, MD
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch Break
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Membrane Lipids in Pediatrics Karen von Merveldt-Guevara
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Afternoon Break, Exhibitor Hall
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Membrane Lipid Cases in Pediatrics Karen von Merveldt-Guevarals
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM Roundtable Speakers

Saturday, March 13th, 2021

Metabolism

TIME LECTURE SPEAKER
08:00 AM – 08:15 AM Introducation to the Day Moderator
08:15 AM – 09:30 AM Normal Metabolism, Methylation and Sulfulation Abnormalities Jason Sonners, DC, FMAPS
09:30 AM – 10:30 AM Morning Break, Exhibitor Hall
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Oxidative Stress Dane Fliedner, MD, FMAPS
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Neuroendocrine System Tracy Fritz, MD
12:30 PM - 02:00 PM Lunch Break
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM Reversible Causes of Autism Richard Frye, MD, FMAPS
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM Afternoon Break, Exhibitor Hall
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Case Presentations Speakers
04:30 PM - 05:00 PM Roundtable Discussion Speakers

Registration

Registration is Closed.

venue

Rosen Shingle Creek

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