Live Webinar Offerings –

MAY 4, 2018 – 12:00 – 1:00 PM


Lauren Metelski, RN, RNC-OB
Health Education Nurse Manager
Lupus Foundation of America

This webinar is intended to provide healthcare professionals with a description of the challenges that may hinder providers’ ability to effectively educate patients with cSLE and their caregivers about the disease and its management; identify patient education resources that may help improve health literacy and self-management, and support patients with cSLE and their caregivers; and demonstrate narratively how these resources may be used in everyday practice to educate cSLE patients and their caregivers about lupus and its management.

June 6, 2018 – 12:00 – 1:00 PM

MILD TO MODERATE ATOPIC DERMATITIS: A Pathogenesis and Therapeutic Strategies for Improved Outcomes

Anthony Mancini, MD, FAAP, FAAD
Head, Division of Dermatology
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Professor of Pediatrics and Dermatology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Chicago, IL

This webinar will address several important clinical practice gaps related to atopic dermatitis, including diagnosis, the importance of proper skin care in improving skin barrier dysfunction and reducing frequency of flare-ups, current knowledge of inflammatory pathways that contribute to the pathogenesis of atopic dermatitis, as well as the safety and efficacy of current and emerging therapies for the treatment of mild to moderate atopic dermatitis.


After participating in this activity practitioners should be better able to:

* Summarize the role of skin barrier dysfunction and inflammatory responses in atopic dermatitis pathogenesis

* Describe the inflammatory/immunomodulating pathways in atopic dermatitis

* Evaluate the benefits and limitations of current therapies for mild to moderate atopic dermatitis

* Asses the efficacy and safety of emerging therapies and their potential role in treating atopc dermatitis

Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Jointly Provided by:




This activity is supported by an educational grant from Anacor Pharmaceuticals

Enduring Material Offerings –

Food Insecurity & Child Health in New Jersey

Free CME Archived Webinar

Describe the issue of food insecurity (FI) in NJ and the US

 Recognize the impacts of FI child health and development
 Employ validated screening tools for FI
 Utilize positive communication/intervention strategies to connect with families
 Identify resources to aid practice implementation of screening and referral of
patients to community resources

Preventing Elevated Blood Lead Levels in Children

Free CME Archived Webinar on Preventing Elevated Blood Levels in Children
The New Jersey Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (NJAAP) in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Health has created an educational video for healthcare providers that highlights the importance of conducting blood lead level tests for children. Elevated blood lead levels is one of the most preventable pediatric environmental health issues in the United States today.
There is no safe level of lead. Even small amounts of lead exposure can alter a child’s life forever.
 The webinar will:

Detail the new regulations for healthcare providers regarding blood lead testing

Summarize the role of the pediatric healthcare provider in preventing, identifying, and managing elevated blood lead levels in young children

Summarize public health’s role in preventing and managing elevated blood lead levels in children

List three effects of lead exposure in the pediatric population

Identify the sources of lead, its routes of exposure, and prevention measures

*Upon completion of the video, physicians can earn CME credit by submitting an evaluation using the link provided in the description box (underneath the video).  Your score will be displayed upon completion. Please note that a score of 80% or higher is required for CME credit.  If your score is less than 80% you will need to re-submit (the same evaluation link can be used).
** Please note that nursing credits are not awarded for this activity

  • Accreditation Statement:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Medical Society of New Jersey through the joint providership of Atlantic Health System and the American Academy of Pediatrics, New Jersey Chapter. Atlantic Health System is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
    AMA Credit Designation Statement:  Atlantic Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Archived Webinars

Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents: The Role of Pediatricians (Carrie Masia, PhD) – November 3rd – 12:30-1:30PM – [Recording]

Clinical Presentation of SLE in Children & Adolescents (L. Nandini Moorthy, MD, MBBS, MS, FAAP) [RECORDING / PDF]

Management of SLE in Children & aDOLESCENTS (L. Nandini Moorthy, MD, MBBS, MS, FAAP) [RECORDING / PDF]

Dental Team CARE (Child Abuse Recognition & Education) – Steven Kairys, MD, MPH, FAAP & Sam Wakim, DMD, MPH [Slides / Recording]

FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER WEBINAR SERIES – 1.0 CME (Physician) contact hour awarded per webinar

Part 1 – Prenatal Alcohol Exposure – Register Here!
Part 2 – Assessment & Management of FASD – Register Here!
Part 3 – Addressing Behavioral and Educational Issues to Support Children with FAS/FASD and Their Families – Register Here!

Human Trafficking 101 – [Recording / Slides]

Human Trafficking: The Clinical Aspects – [Recording / Slides]

Pediatric Partnership Initiative (PPI)

Using the AAP’s Mental Health Toolkit [Recording / Slides]
NJ Children’s System of Care (CSOC) [Recording / Slides]
Cultural Competence: Addressing Cultural Diversity Issues in Clinical Care [Recording / Slides]
Quality Improvement Fundamentals [Recording / Slides]
Connecting with Patients and Families  [Recording / Slides]
Helping Children Cope After a Disaster [Recording / Slides]
Implementing Developmental Screening Tools [Recording / Slides]
Payment – Coding and Documentation [Recording / Slides]
Positive Parenting and its Effect on Resiliency [Recording / Slides]
How Children Come to Understand Illness and How We Can Learn to Explain It Better [Recording / Slides]

Prevent Child Abuse & Neglect Through Dental Awareness (PANDA) [Recording]

Patient-Centered Medical Home Transformation and Recognition/Certification Programs – Ruth  Gubernick, PhDc, MPH, MCMH, CCE   Recording]

Reducing the Risk of SIDS and Other Sleep-related Deaths with the 2016 Evidence-based Safe Sleep Infant Sleep Guidelines of the AAP – Barbara Ostfeld, PhD [Recording / Slides]