Revised: January 06, 2020

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

2020/2021 TOPIC and SPEAKER
January 17
Virginia H. & Russell McFarland Lectureship in Pediatric Pathology: The Spectrum of Pediatric Lung Disease: Insights from Under the Microscope
Gail Deutsch, MD, Professor of Pathology, Co-Director or Fetal and Perinatal Pathology, Seattle Children?s Hospital and University of Washington School of Medicine
January 24
Stepping Stones to Promote Health Equity at Home and Abroad
Cynthia Haq, MD, Clinical Professor and Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
January 31
Rev. Dr. Bryant T. Marks, Sr., Founding Director, National Training Institute on Race and Equity Professor of Psychology, Morehouse College
February 07
William T. Shearer Lectureship: TBA
Kathleen Sullivan, MD, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine; Chief, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
February 14
Right Lab Test: It All Begins with the Right Test Name
Ila R. Singh, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology and Immunology
February 21
Clinical and Radiographic Manifestations of Childhood Tuberculosis
Andrea Cruz, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
February 28
Advanced Pediatric Neuroimaging
Avner Meoded, MD, Assistant Professor of Radiology, Nilesh Desai, MD, Assistant Professor of Radiology, Stephen Kralik, MD, Assistant Professor of Radiology
March 06
Arnold J. Rudolph Memorial Lecture: TBA
William Benitz, MD, Philip Sunshine Professor of Neonatology and Chief, Division of Neonatal and Developmental Medicine, Stanford Medical School
March 13
?Responding to Zika, Pandemic Influenza and Other Infectious Disease Threats with a Focus on Mothers and Babies?
Sonja Rasmussen, MD, MS; Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, College of Medicine and College of Public Heath, University of Florida
March 20
Morris Gordon, MBChB, PhD, MMed, Head Of Welfare, Professionalism, Transition And Careers, University of Central Lancashire School of Medicine
March 27
Leighton Hill, MD Lectureship: TBA
April 03
Russell J. Blattner Lectureship: Infection Prevention and Control in the Ambulatory Setting
Mobene H. Rathore, MBBS, Associate Chair, Department of Pediatrics; Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology; University of Florida College of Medicine
April 10
April 17
Neurostimulation in the Management of Pediatric Epilepsy
James Riviello, Jr, MD, Professor of Pediatrics
April 24

May 01

May 08
Matthew Porteus MD, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics - Stem Cell Transplant, Stanford School of Medicine
May 15
Vaping Associated Lung Injury
Amy Arrington, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
May 22
Ralph D. Feigin Memorial Lecture: TBA
James D. Cherry, MD, MSc, Distinguished Research Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases,The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Mattel Children?s Hospital,
May 29