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Grand Rounds Schedule

Revised: April 17, 2014

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Sponsored By Texas Children's Hospital

Day/Time/Location: Fridays, 8:30 A.M., Texas Children's Hospital (Lower Level Auditorium Unless Otherwise Listed).

Following the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

  • Utilize current medical literature (scientific evidence) related to evolving biomedical, clinical and cognate sciences and their application to improved patient care.
  • Communicate effectively with patients and healthcare team members
  • Demonstrate a commitment to carrying out professional responsibilities, adherence to ethical principles and sensitivity to a diverse patient population
  • Identify and evaluate the effectiveness of new treatment options for pediatric diseases

Target Audience, Needs, Educational Methods, Activity Evaluation: Physicians, Residents, And Fellows Need To Be Regularly Updated On Advances In The Field Of General Pediatrics And Pediatric Subspecialties. Educational Methods Will Include Lectures And Question & Answer Sessions. Participants Will Be Asked To Complete An Activity Evaluation.

Accreditation/Credit Designation: Texas Children's Hospital is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Texas Children's Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Broadcast Sites:

  • Autism Center & Meyer Center for Developmental Pediatrics
  • Ben Taub General Hospital, 3rd Floor, Neonatology
  • CHOSA Children's Hospital of San Antonio
  • Harris County Hospital District Pediatric & Adolescent Health Center, Pasadena
  • Texas Children's Health Centers (Clear Lake, Cy-Fair, Sugar Land, Woodlands)
  • Texas Children's Hospital, West Campus
  • Texas Children's Pediatrics, Gulfton
  • The Center for Children and Women (TCHP Greenspoint)
  • Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children's Cancer and Hematology Clinic in McAllen, Texas

Slides for recent Grand Rounds Presentations

2014/2015 TOPIC and SPEAKER
Apr 25 Antibiotic Stewardship
Debra L. Palazzi, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Ruston S. Taylor, Pharm.D., Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Texas Children's Hospital
May 02 Pediatric Interventional Radiology
Kamlesh U. Kukreja, M.D., Assistant Professor of Radiology
May 09 Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Spectrum Disorders
Yasmin Suzanne N. Senturias, M.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina, Medical Director for the Developmental and Behavioral Pediatric Program, Levine Children's Hospital
May 16 Prehospital Emergency Care: Past, Present, and Future
Manish Shah, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
May 23 Leighton Hill Lectureship: TBA
Division Director, Pediatric Nephrology; Director Of Dialysis And Transplantation; Senior Associate Chair - Department Of Pediatrics; Professor Of Pediatrics, University Of Missouri-Kansas City School Of Medicine
May 30 Humility, Compassion, and the Art of Becoming
Andrew Wilking, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics
Jun 06 Robotic Surgery in Children
Chester Koh, M.D., Associate Professor of Urology, Baylor College of Medicine
Jun 13 Environmental Management of Pediatric Asthma
Lisa de Ybarrondo, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Jun 20 Medical Child Abuse
Marcella Donaruma-Kwoh, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics