Conference Prep: Shamberger’s Frontiers in Pediatric Surgery 2022


Thank you for agreeing to present at Shamberger’s Frontiers in Pediatric Surgery Conference on Wednesday, April 13, 2022. The conference will be held via Zoom. Please see below for important dates and information.

What we need from you:

DISCLOSURE: a signed disclosure form is required for participation in the conference. Please submit the disclosure form as soon as possible or by April 1, 2022.

SPEAKER AGREEMENT: We ask that you sign a speaker agreement, by which you attest to reading and agreeing to the guidelines for online continuing education. There is a link to the guidelines in the speaker agreement. The guidelines include a description of the conditions under which you may use copyrighted images in your presentation. If you would like assistance in determining the copyright compliance of your presentation, please submit your slides via Dropbox by the date below. Please submit the speaker agreement form as soon as possible or by April 1, 2022.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES: please include 3 (plus or minus) learning objectives at the beginning of your slides. It is best practice to determine your objectives for your learners prior to developing your presentation, and then shape your talk to meet the objectives.

IMAGE CREDITS AND JOURNAL CITATIONS: Ideally, permission to use images in your presentation is granted by the rights holder, e.g. by a creative commons or other license, or is in the public domain. As noted in the guidelines you are agreeing to, conference presentations fall under fair use, so copyrighted images may be used without permission. However, in order for fair use to apply, source information for images must be provided. If you can, provide the image owner’s name and license type. If the image came from a journal article, include a complete journal citation (or as complete as you can), and add “All rights reserved.”

Example Citations

Creative Commons License


Owner only, no permission

Owner only, with permission

Image by Lukas Schlagenhauf CC BY-ND 2.0

Cuello‐Garcia CA, Mai SHC, Simpson R, Al‐Harbi S, Choong K. Early Mobilization in Critically Ill Children: A Systematic Review. J Pediatr. 2018;203:25‐33. All rights reserved.

Photo (or Image) by Owner’s Name, on Site Name. All rights reserved.

Photo (or Image) by Owner’s Name, on Site Name. Used with permission.

Slide Submissions

We kindly ask that you use the conference PowerPoint template for your presentations. Please click here to download the conference template. To make your slides available for download by conference attendees in PDF format, please submit them via Dropbox. Please submit your slides by March 30, 2022.

We will be providing a Zoom background for the day of the conference. Please click here to download the Zoom background. To save the image to your computer, right click on the image and select “Save Image as…” and then “Save.”


March 30, 2022 Week of March 28April 1, 2022April 13, 2022
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