Revised: October 02, 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
October 19
Finding Meaning, Balance, and Personal Satisfaction In The Practice of Medicine
Tait Shanafelt, MD, Jeanie and Stew Ritchie Professor, 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
Dan G. McNamara Memorial Lecture:TBA
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
Reba Michels Hill Memorial Lecture: TBA
John A. F. Zupancic MD ScD, Associate Professor Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Associate Chief of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
November 23
November 30
Cadre R. Alpard Lecture: Failure to Follow Medical Recommendations - Making Sense of an Important, but Hidden, Cause of Morbidity
Eyal Shemesh, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
December 07
Binita Patel, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
December 14
Update on Cystic Fibrosis
Fadel Ruiz, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
December 21

December 28
January 04

January 11
Virginia & Russell McFarland Lectureship in Pediatric Pathology: TBA
January 18

January 25

February 01

February 08

February 15
William T. Shearer, MD Lectureship: TBA
Kathleen Sullivan, MD, PhD, Chief,  Allergy  and Immunology, Children?s Hospital of Philadelphia
February 22

March 01
Leighton Hill, MD Lectureship: TBA