The 20th Annual Chronic Illness and Disability Conference: Transition from Pediatric to Adult-Based Care is fast approaching! The conference will focus on skill preparation and health care transition planning for children and youth with special health care needs. The conference is hosted by Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital. Continuing education credits are available for physicians, nurses, social workers, and occupational/physical therapists.
When: October 24-25, 2019
Where: Houston, Texas
How: Click here to register
If you can’t attend the conference in Houston, broadcast sites will be available throughout the state. DSHS Central Office will serve as a broadcast site. Continuing education credits are also available at broadcast sites. The conference will be broadcast at the following times:
When: Oct. 24 → 8 am – 12:15 pm and 1:15 pm – 4:10 pm CST
Oct. 25 → 8 am – 11:45 am and 1 pm – 4 pm CST
Where: DSHS Central Office
1100 West 49th Street
Austin, Texas 78756
How: Email CSHCNSDG@dshs.texas.gov to sign up to view the conference at the DSHS broadcast site.
If your organization would like to serve as a broadcast site, please email CSHCNSDG@dshs.texas.gov to request a registration form. The deadline to register as a broadcast site is October 16, 2019.
This service is provided to you at no charge by the Texas Department of State Health Services.
Visit us on the web at http://www.dshs.texas.gov.