Department of Pediatrics

Pediatric Grand Rounds


Provided By Texas Children's Hospital


Day/Time/Location: Fridays, 8:30 a.m., via Zoom (link distributed via e-mail; if you are not on the distribution list, please send an e-mail with your name and preferred e-mail contact address to:

Objectives: 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.

View recordings of recent Pediatric Grand Round presentations. (BCM login required)

Date Topic and Speaker
Aug.12, 2022

Managing Behavior in the Hospital Setting
Marni Axelrad, Ph.D., ABPP, Elizabeth Klinepeter, Ph.D., BCBA, Sohail Nibras, M.D., AACAP

Aug.19, 2022

Update on Monkeypox
Amy Arrington, Ph.D., M.D and Lucy Marquez, M.D.

Aug.26, 2022

Antimicrobial therapeutics: New Tools for the Box
Debra Palazzi, M.D., M.Ed. and Grant Stimes, PharmD, MPA, BCPS

Sept. 2, 2022

No Presentation – Labor Day

Sept. 9, 2022

Update on Vaccine Policy
Rekha Lakshmanan and Jason Sabo

Sept. 16, 2022

BIPAI Global Health Community of Practice
Diane Nguyen, M.D.

Sept. 23, 2022

Martin I. Lorin Grand Rounds: Inspiring Learners through Education
Jennifer Benjamin, M.D., Oluwadamilola Ejike, M.D., YoungNa Lee-Kim, M.D., MEd and Fatima Westry, PA-C

Sept. 30, 2022

Good trouble:  The Pursuit of Health Equity in Pediatric Subspecialty Care
Keila Lopez, M.D., MPH

Oct. 7, 2022 TBA
Oct. 14, 2022 Biannual Barbara J. Anderson Lecture in Psychology
Dr. Tonya Palermo, Hughes M. and Katherine Blake Endowed Professorship in Health Psychology, Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine University of Washington and Seattle Children’s Hospital
Oct. 21, 2022

Panel Discussion on Incivility

Oct. 28, 2022 Dan G. McNamara Memorial Lecture