Complex Pediatrics

Project ECHO

Second Friday of each month • 12–1 p.m.

If you would like to submit a case for discussion at clinic please complete the form below, and fax to (775) 327-5112 by noon on the day prior to the clinic. This form is a fillable PDF, but you may print and fill it in by hand as well.

Pediatric Diabetes Case Presentation Template

Pediatric Endocrine Case Presentation Template

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.
  • Amy Hughes Lansing, Ph.D. Dr. Amy Hughes Lansing is an assistant professor of psychology at the University of Nevada, Reno. She is a child and adolescent clinical health psychologist (pediatric psychologist) conducting research that examines behavioral, biological and family processes underlying self-regulation and adolescent health.

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

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is a provider of continuing education credit through the Nevada State Board of Pharmacy. This program is approved for 1.00 hours of continuing education credit for pharmacists.

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

Previous Complex Pediatrics

December 2019

November 2019

October 2019

September 2019

    • Topic: Child Abuse Screening

August 2019

June 2019

    • Topic: Common Issues in Pediatric Dentistry

May 2019

    • Topic: Pediatric Concussion and TBI

April 2019

March 2019

February 2019

January 2019

December 2018


  • Topic: Bleeding Disorders and Hemophilia

November 2018


  • Guest speaker: Amy Hughes Lansing, Ph.D.
    Topic: Promoting Parent Engagement and Responding to Problematic Adherence in Type 1 Diabetes

October 2018


  • Topic: Behavioral Analyst in Pediatrics: Medication Compliance, Toilet Training, Feeding, and Problem Behaviors

September 2018


  • Topic: Transgender Care Part II - Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV Prevention

August 2018


  • Guest presentation coordinated by the Southern Nevada Health District, Nevada Health Centers, and Nevada Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
    Topic: Screening Children for Lead Exposure in Nevada - An Underestimated Need

July 2018


  • Topic: Transgender Care of the Pediatric Patient

June 2018


  • Guest Speaker: Dr. Erika Ryst, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
    Topic: Psychopharmacology for Primary Care Providers

May 2018


  • Guest speaker: Amy Hughes Lansing, Ph.D.
    Topic: Promoting Parent Engagement and Responding to Problematic Adherence in Type 1 Diabetes

April 2018


  • Guest speaker: Sara Healy, MD
    Topic: Antibiotic Use in Pediatrics

March 2018


  • Guest speaker: Dr. Steven Shane
    Topic: Obesity In Children

February 2018


  • Topic: Type I Diabetes and Eating Disorders: A Psychological Approach

January 2018


  • Topic: Education and Technology (CGM, pumps, etc.)

December 2017


  • Topic: Diabetes in Kids: More Than Type 1

    Topics covered during this session will include:

November 2017


  • Topic: Diabetes Overview: Type 1 vs Type 2 vs Others

October 2017


  • Topic: Diabetes Overview: Type 1 vs Type 2 vs Others