Join your colleagues at ACPA's first ever Fall Symposium for cleft and craniofacial specialists. The symposium will explore the theme of patient and family engagement in cleft and craniofacial care, featuring presentations from a multidisciplinary group of providers, as well as patients and families themselves.


12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Family/Patient Panel

Moderator: Cassandra L. Aspinall, MSW, ACSW, LICSW
Panelists: Zobaria Ali, Jon Cheskin, Ann Thomas-Beery

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Social Networking

Justine C. Lee, MD, PhD, FACS

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Engagement 101

John Paul Reyes

2:30 pm – 3:oo pm

Socioeconomic and Psychosocial Predictors of Missed Appointments

Kavitha Ranganathan, MD

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Partnering with Community Providers: Easing the Burden of Care  

Lynn Marty Grames, MA, CCC-SLP

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Panel: Team Communication and Care Plan Dissemination/Developing Effective Care Plans

Moderator: Dawn A. Leavitt, RN, BSN
Panelists: Kristine W. Miu, MSN, Bonnie B. Boerema, MSN, CPNP

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Barriers to Engagement: Addressing Lost to Follow-Ups and Missed Appointments

Kamlesh B. Patel, MD, MSc


Continuing Education 

Attendees must register, attend and evaluate each webinar to receive continuing education credit. This on-demand course will be eligible through December 3, 2022. 

  • ACCME: ACPA designates this educational activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

  • ASHA: This program is offered for 0.45 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional Area).

Nursing: The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

To receive nursing contact hours:

  • Learners must attend 80% or more of the session(s) for which they are requesting credit.
  • Learners must complete and submit an evaluation form.

Original Seminar Date: December 3, 2020

On-Demand Release Date: December 4, 2020

On-Demand Expiration Date: December 3, 2022

Seminar Objectives
  • The learner will have an expanded understanding of the development of operational strategies that will improve the effectiveness of patient/family engagement.
  • The learner will gain an understanding of non-clinical elements that may be incorporated in the team visit experience that strengthens the patient-team relationship.
  • The learner will have an opportunity to participate in discussion to share with other conference attendees novel strategies developed at home institutions or in other forums.
  • The learner will gain an understanding of the patient and family perspective with an aim to improve effectiveness of care.
Live Webcast Information
Start Time:
December 03, 2020 12:30 PM Eastern
11:30 AM Central, 10:30 AM Mountain, 9:30 AM Pacific
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Expiration Date:
December 03, 2020 11:55 PM
Estimated Length:
4 hours, 30 minutes
Registration Time Remaining:
4 days, 13 hours
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ACPA's 1st Annual Fall Symposium
Speaker Information
Zobaria Ali  [ view bio ]
Cassandra Aspinall MSW, ACSW, LICSW  [ view bio ]
Bonnie Boerema CPNP  [ view bio ]
Jon Cheskin  [ view bio ]
Dan Derman  [ view bio ]
Lynn Grames MA, CCC-SLP  [ view bio ]
Dawn Leavitt RN, BSN  [ view bio ]
Justine Lee MD, PhD, FACS  [ view bio ]
Judy Marciel MSN, RN, CPNP-PC, PCNS-BC, CWCN, APN  [ view bio ]
Kristine Miu MSN  [ view bio ]
Kamlesh Patel MD, MSc  [ view bio ]
Michael Perrino DDS, MD  [ view bio ]
Kavitha Ranganathan MD  [ view bio ]
John Paul Reyes Ph.D.  [ view bio ]
Lindsay Schuster DMD, MS  [ view bio ]
Ann Thomas-Beery  [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (non-MD/DO)
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 4.50
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 4.50
Nursing Contact Hours: 4.50
CEUs: 0.45
Live Symposium and On-Demand Access
ACPA Life Member: $59.99
ACPA Member: $59.99
ACPA Retired: $59.99
Member: $59.99
Student Member: $59.99
Student Non-member: $59.99
Transitional Member: $59.99
Full Price: $59.99