Revised: August 13, 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
August 17
The History and the Legacy of Racial Segregation in American Hospitals (Eligible for Medical Ethics/Professional Responsibility Credit)
Ellis M. Arjmand, MD, PhD, MMM, Professor of Otolaryngology
August 24
Sensiorneural Hearing Loss
Rodrigo C. Silva, MD, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Director, Ear and Hearing Center, Texas Children's Hospital
August 31
September 07
Seizure Management
James Riviello, Jr, MD, Professor of Pediatrics
September 14
Coaching for Learner Success
H. Barrett Fromme, MD, MHPE, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Chicago School of Medicine
September 21
Interstitial Lung Disease
Manuel Silva Carmona, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
September 28
Critical Care in Resource-Limited Settings
Nicholas Ettinger, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Susan Torrey, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
October 05
Pediatric Acute Liver Failure: Lessons Learned from the PALF Study
Robert Squires, Jr, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Medical Director, Pediatric Liver Transplantation
October 12

October 19
Tait Shanafelt, MD, Jeanie and Stew Ritchie Professor of Hematology, Chief Wellness Officer Stanford School of Medicine
October 26
Chronic Cough Conundrums: Approaches to Chronic Cough
Shailendra Das, DO, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
November 02

November 09
Marc Auerbach, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and of Emergency Medicine, Yale School of Medicine; Co-chair INSPIRE (International Network for Simulation Based Pediatric Innovation Research and Education); Director, Pediatric Simulation, Yale Center for Medical Simulation
November 16

November 23
November 30
Cadre R. Alpard Lecture: TBA
December 07

December 14

December 21

December 28