Instructions: You are expected to present your initial topic including, but not limited to, the following items:

  • Pathophysiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Physical exam findings
  • Differential diagnoses and rationale
  • Management plan to include diagnostic testing, medications if applicable, follow-up plans and referrals if needed

 Topics may include:

1. Sensorineural and conductive hearing loss

2. Otitis media (all types)

3. Conjunctivitis (all types) and nystagmus

4. Amblyopia and strabismus

5. Retinopathy of prematurity

6. Dental caries, candidiasis, aphthous ulcers

7. Retinoblastoma

8. Gastroesophageal reflux disease in pediatrics

9. Peptic ulcer disease in pediatrics

10. Appendicitis and functional abdominal pain syndrome

11. Intussusception and pyloric stenosis

12. Malabsorption syndromes: Celiac disease, lactose intolerance, cow’s milk protein intolerance or allergy

13. Failure to thrive

14. Acute gastroenteritis and intestinal parasites

15. Constipation and encopresis

16. Periorbital cellulitis and orbital cellulitis

17. Otitis externa and mastoiditis

18. Glaucoma and cataracts in pediatrics

19. Corneal ulcers and hordeolum

20. Cyclic vomiting syndrome