Complex Pediatrics

Project ECHO

Second Friday of each month • 12–1 p.m.
Next: Friday, March 12, 2021 •

If you would like to submit a case for discussion at this clinic please click on the link below to complete the form. After submitting the form download a copy to reference while presenting your case.

Complex Pediatrics Case Review Form

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine approves this program for an additional 0.5 hour of AMA PRA Category I and Nursing continuing education credit for completing a case review form and presenting it during an ECHO clinic

This ECHO clinic will facilitate collaboration between pediatric endocrinology and primary care providers throughout the state to improve early diagnosis of diabetes, support management of patients with diabetes, and increase prevention of obesity and Type 2 diabetes. We will discuss best practices concerning optimal utilization of available medications, nutritional guidelines, and technologies currently being used. Additionally, this clinic will support providers in the treatment and management of pediatric patients with behavioral or developmental diagnoses.

This clinic team consists of:

  • Kathryn Eckert, M.D. Dr. Eckert is a pediatric endocrinologist in Reno, Nevada. She received her medical degree from the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years.
  • Tara Prokop, M.D. Dr. Prokop is a board-certified pediatrician in Reno, Nevada. She received her medical degree from the University of Nevada School of Medicine and did her pediatric training at Doernbecher Children Hospital in Portland, Oregon. She has been practicing in Reno for more than 15 years for children birth to 18 years of age.

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To request copies of didactics and reference materials, please contact us at ProjectECHO@med.unr.edu

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Accreditation

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine approves this program for 1.00 hours of nursing continuing education credit.

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine approves this program for 1.00 hours of MFT/CPC education credit.

Upcoming Complex Pediatrics

March 2021

April 2021