McLeod Children’s Hospital Hosts Pediatric Symposium


McLeod Trauma Surgeon Dr. Mark Reynolds presents on adolescent trauma during the fourth annual McLeod Pediatric Symposium on July 19.

The fourth annual McLeod Pediatric Symposium was held on July 19 at the McLeod Pavilion. More than 50 people attended the event which was hosted by the McLeod Children’s Hospital and Pee Dee AHEC.

In attendance were Family Medicine Physicians, Pediatricians, Registered Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, area school nurses and nursing students. These attendees represented McLeod Regional Medical Center, McLeod Loris, McLeod Health Clarendon, Horry County Schools, Heathwood Hall Episcopal School, Florence School District One, Darlington County School District, Newberry County School District, Florence-Darlington Technical College and McLeod Physician Associates.

Presentations were made by:

Dr. Mark Reynolds with McLeod Regional Medical Center on “Fluid Resuscitation in Adolescent Trauma”

Dr. Jarratt Lark with Team Health on “Venomous Snakes of the Carolinas”

Dr. Carl Chelen with McLeod Children’s Hospital on “Pediatric Ventilator Management”

Dr. Lara Wine Lee with the Medical University of South Carolina on “Rash Decisions: Common Pediatric Skin Conditions and Their Mimickers”

Lea Pritchard-Boone, PhD and Alexis Sanders, PhD, with Season’s Psychology on “Best Practices in Managing Psychiatric Emergencies in Children”