Pediatrics

Revised: July 30, 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).

Objectives:
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
August 23
Russell J. Blattner Lectureship: Malaria in Epidemic-Prone Areas Of Kenya - How Can We Get To Zero Transmission?
Chandy C. John, MD, MS, Ryan White Professor of Pediatrics; Director, Ryan White Center for Pediatric Infectious Disease and Global Health, Indiana University School of Medicine
August 30
HOLIDAY - LABOR DAY OBSERVED
September 06
TBA
Linda Andrews, MD, Senior Vice President, Field Activities, Accreditation Council for Graduated Medical Education
September 13
TBA
Constantine Stratakis, MD, DMSci, Head, Section on Endocrinology and Genetics, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
September 20

September 27
Cadre R. Alpard Lecture: TBA
Maureen Jonas, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Harvard Medical School and Boston Children's Hospital
October 04

October 11
TBA
Susan M. Blaney, MD, Professor of Pediatrics
October 18
Dan G. McNamara Memorial Lecture: TBA
Meryl S. Cohen, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
October 25
Rapid Diagnosis of Bacterial and Viral Infections
James Dunn, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology, Debra Palazzi, MD, MEd, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Paula Revell, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pathology
November 01
TBA
Danielle R. Spencer, MS, Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University
November 08

November 15

Cathryn R. Nagler, MD, Bunning Food Allergy Professor, Professor of Pathology, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
November 22

November 29
HOLIDAY - THANKSGIVING OBSERVED
December 06

December 13

December 20
HOLIDAY - CHRISTMAS OBSERVED
December 27
HOLIDAY - NEW YEAR'S DAY OBSERVED
January 03
Submersion Injuries
Rohit Shenoi, MD, Professor of Pediatrics