2018 AAP National Conference & Exhibition

Nationwide Children’s Hospital is an active supporter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and will participate in this year’s National Conference and Exhibition (NCE), November 2-6 in Orlando, Florida.

We invite attendees to hear from our presenting pediatric experts, visit our booth #1007 in the exhibit hall, and follow along for updates on Twitter at @NCHforDocs.

You’re Invited:  Nationwide Children’s Hospital Reception at AAP 2018 NCE

Dr. John A. Barnard and Nationwide Children’s Hospital cordially invite you and your guest to attend our reception at the American Academy of Pediatrics 2018 National Conference & Exhibition.

Saturday, November 3, 2018
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Cocktails and Hors D’oeuvres
Hyatt Regency Orlando, Orchid Room
9801 International Drive, Orlando, FL

Pediatrics Nationwide

Stop by booth #1007 to pick up the latest copy of Pediatrics Nationwide, our pediatric clinical and research-focused magazine. This issue focuses on the effect of the nation’s opioid epidemic in pediatrics and the institutional approach it takes to fight back.

Tools For Your Practice

Over 65 pediatric topics that matter most to you and your practice. Visit booth #1007 to pick up a USB with all of our clinical guidelines resources preloaded for your use.


Join the AAP2018 conversation via Twitter by following @NCHforDocs during the conference. We’ll share Nationwide Children’s presenters, booth hours of our pediatric experts, and much more.

Nationwide Children's Presentations and Participation

Tarun Bhalla, MD, FAAP
Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

Tarun Bhalla, MD, FAAP
Vice Chairman, Comprehensive Pain Services, Associate Professor

Joint Program: Section on Critical Care and Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Sunday, November 4
8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Section on Hospice and Palliative Medicine Program
Sunday, November 4
1 to 6 p.m.

Robert Dempster, PhD
Robert Dempster

Robert Dempster, PhD
Program Director, Comprehensive Pediatric Feeding Program

Conquering Feeding Disorders in Children With Disabilities
Tuesday, November 6
8:30 to 10 a.m.



Alex R. Kemper, MD, PhD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical ProfessionalAlex R. Kemper, MD, PhD
Division Chief, Ambulatory Pediatrics

Published Studies That Could Change the Way You Practice (Repeats as S2114)
Saturday, November 3
2 to 3:30 p.m.

Controversies in Screening: Evidence, Interpretation, and Implications
Saturday, November 3
4 to 5:30 p.m.

Kristina Reber, MD, FAAP

Kristina ReberKristina Reber, MD, FAAP
Program Director, Neo Perinatal

Section on Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Program: Day 3
Sunday, November 4
8 a.m. to 2 p.m.



Joseph D. Tobias, MD

Joseph TobiasJoseph D. Tobias, MD
Attending, Chief of Pediatric Anesthesiology

Joint Program: Section on Critical Care and Section on Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Sunday, November 4
8 a.m. to 12 p.m.