Revised: October 10, 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
October 11
Brain Tumors in Children for the Non-Oncologist
Susan M. Blaney, MD, Professor of Pediatrics
October 18
Dan G. McNamara Memorial Lecture: Women in Pediatric Cardiology Who Have Inspired Us
Meryl S. Cohen, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
October 25
Cutting Edge Rapid Diagnostics: How These Tools Can Be Used to Improve Patient Care
Debra Palazzi, MD, MEd, Associate Professor of Pediatrics; Paula Revell, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pathology; James Dunn, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology
November 01
Danielle R. Spencer, MS, Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University
November 08
Clinical and Radiographic Manifestations of Childhood Tuberculosis
Andrea Cruz, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
November 15

Cathryn R. Nagler, MD, Bunning Food Allergy Professor, Professor of Pathology, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
November 22
Thierry A.G.M. Huisman, MD, Professor of Rdiology, Pediatrics, and Neurosurgery
November 29
December 06
Hilary Haftel, MD, MHPE, Senior Vice President for Education, American Academy of Pediatrics
December 13
Bob Smith, MD Lectureship: TBA
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

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

February 21