Revised: December 02, 2019

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

2019/2020 TOPIC and SPEAKER
December 06
Becoming a Member of the Club:  Medical Training and the Professionalization of Doctors
Hilary Haftel, MD, MHPE, Senior Vice President for Education, American Academy of Pediatrics
December 13
Bob Smith, MD Lectureship: Physical Activity and Sports Among Children and Adolescents
Robert M. Malina, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education, University of Texas at Austin
December 20
December 27
January 03
Submersion Injuries
Rohit Shenoi, MD, Professor of Pediatrics
January 10
Pranita D. Tamma, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
January 17
Virginia H. & Russell McFarland Lectureship in Pediatric Pathology: TBA
January 24

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
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

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

March 27
Leighton Hill, MD Lectureship: TBA
April 03
Amy Arrington, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
April 10
April 17
Neurostimulation in the Management of Pediatric Epilepsy
James Riviello, Jr, MD, Professor of Pediatrics