Blueprint for Youth Suicide Prevention: The Role of the PediatricianPresenter:
Hilda Loria, MD, MPH, FAAP

Blueprint for Youth Suicide Prevention:  The Role of the Pediatrician

To increase awareness and education for pediatric providers

Hilda Loria, MD, MPH, FAAP is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics at UT-Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Loria currently serves as the Center Director for the Rees-Jones Center for Foster Care Excellence in Dallas, Texas. Her clinical and advocacy interests focus on the care of vulnerable child populations. She has a specific interest in the intersection of the immigration system and child welfare system.  Dr. Loria completed medical school at Baylor College of Medicine, pediatrics residency at UT Health San Antonio, and an Academic General Pediatrics fellowship at UT Southwestern. She also has a Masters in Public Health from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston.  Dr. Loria is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Texas Pediatric Society, and the Academic Pediatric Association. She serves on the Executive Board of the Texas Pediatric Society and the Executive Committee of the Council on Early Childhood of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She has received statewide recognition as the recipient of the 2018 Early Career Physician Award from the Texas Pediatric Society for her clinical and advocacy work in the care of immigrant children and children in foster care, and she was selected as a promising physician-leader for the 2019-2021 cohort of the AAP Young Physician Leadership Alliance.

Financial Disclosures:
Hilda Loria, MD, MPH, FAAP has no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

The Pediatric Grand Rounds Planning Committee (Deepak Kamat, MD, PhD, Daniel Ranch, MD and Elizabeth Hanson, MD) has no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.  Planning Committee member Steven Seidner, MD has disclosed he receives funding from Draeger Medical for the Clinical Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the Infinity Acute Care System Workstation Neonatal Care Babylog VN500 Device in High-Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation (HFOV) Mode in Extremely Low Birth Weight (ELBW) Neonates for which he is a co-principal investigator.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (1.00 hour)
Non-Physician Participation Credit (1.00 hour)
MOC-2 credit (1.00 hour)
Texas Medical Board of Ethics credit (1.00 hour)

Target Audience:
Pediatric Doctors and Providers
Faculty, residents, health care providers; medical students and trainees.

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation:
The UT Health Science Center San Antonio designates this live activity up to 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.

Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Attendance. For information on applicability and acceptance, please consult your professional licensing board.

Register here, then click register again to answer one question and view the recording (CME/MOC Credit)

Contact Us

Delia M. Calderon
Academic Programs Coordinator
Grand Rounds Coordinator
Dept. of Pediatrics – Office of the Chair