Revised: December 12, 2018

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Provided 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 Hospital, 3rd Floor, Neonatology
  • CHOSA Children's Hospital of San Antonio
  • Clear Lake Health Center
  • Harris County Hospital District Pediatric & Adolescent Health Center, Pasadena
  • St. Joseph's Hospital
  • 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

2018/2019 TOPIC and SPEAKER
December 14
Cystic Fibrosis: Implications for Diagnosis and Treatment
Fadel E. Ruiz, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics/Cystic Fibrosis Center Director
December 21
Updates in Sedation Outside the Operating Room
Corrie E. Chumpitazi, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine
December 28
January 04

January 11
Virginia & Russell McFarland Lectureship in Pediatric Pathology: TBA
January 18
Kelly R. Descioli Memorial Lecture: TBA
KellyM. Skeff, MD, PhD, George DeForest Barnett Professor in Medicine and Co-Director, Stanford Faculty Dvelopment Center for Medical Teachers, Stanford University School of Medicine,
January 25
TBA (global health topic)
Karla Fredricks, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
February 01

February 08
Mark Del Monte, JD, Chief Executive Officer, American Academy of Pediatrics; Kimberly Avila Edwards, MD, Chapter Chair, Texas Pediatric Society/Texas Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics
February 15
William T. Shearer, MD Memorial Lecture: TBA
Kathleen Sullivan, MD, PhD, Chief,  Allergy  and Immunology, Children?s Hospital of Philadelphia
February 22

March 01
Leighton Hill, MD Lectureship: TBA
March 08

March 15

March 22

March 29
Arnold J. Rudolph Memorial Lecture: TBA
Patrick J. McNamara, MB, Ch, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Director, Division of Neonatology
April 05
Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM)
Lucila Marquez, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, and Timothy E. Lotze, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
April 12

April 19
April 26
David Kimberlin, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Alabama, Birmingham; Co-Director of Division of Infectious Diseases; Sergio B. Stafno, MD Endowed Chari in Pediatric Infectious Disease; Vice Chari for Clinical and Translational Research