Pediatric Bioethics Conference

CME/Course Objectives

CME Accreditation

Seattle Children’s is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Seattle Children’s designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 9 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the criteria for up to 9 hours of Category I CME credit to satisfy the relicensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.

Course Objectives

  1. Identify the benefits to children and adolescents from participation in athletic activities, and describe the factors that may undermine those benefits in organized sports.
  2. Explore the issues raised by the participation of persons with intersex conditions in sports and the challenges posed by a binary gender-based system for competition.
  3. Explain the ways in which inclusion and equity may be undermined by the current structure of youth sports and enhancements.
  4. Describe the balance between protection and participation in making decisions about an individual’s eligibility to participate in sports activities.