Pediatrics

Revised: February 08, 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
February 22
Team Building with TeamSTEPPS
Ankhi Dutta, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Rachel Marek, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Karen Patricia, MD, MEd, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics; Kasey Davis, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
March 01
Leighton Hill, MD Lectureship: TBA
March 08

March 15

March 22
William T. Shearer, MD Memorial Lecture: TBA
Sergio D. Rosenzweig, MD, PhD, Chief of the Immunology Service, Department of Laboratory Medicine, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
March 29
Arnold J. Rudolph Memorial Lecture: TBA
Patrick J. McNamara, MB, Ch, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Director, Division of Neonatology
April 05
Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM)
Lucila Marquez, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, and Nikita Shukla, MD, Clinical Post-Doc Fellow in Pediatric Neurology
April 12
Ralph Feigin Distinguished Lectureship: Pediatric Leadership for Challenging Times
Ora Pescovitz, MD, Oakland University
April 19
HOLIDAY: GOOD FRIDAY
April 26
Advances in the Treatment of Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection - A Rationale for Universal Testing of All Newborns?
David Kimberlin, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Alabama, Birmingham; Co-Director of Division of Infectious Diseases; Sergio B. Stagno, MD Endowed Chair in Pediatric Infectious Disease; Vice Chair for Clinical and Translational Research
May 03
When Physicians Hurt Too: Physician Grief and Burnout
Sheila Loboprabhu, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry
May 10

May 17
Cancer Survivorship and Secondary Cancers
Joe Nelia, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota
May 24

May 31

June 07

June 14
TBA
Shubhada Hooli, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
June 21

June 28

July 05
HOLIDAY - INDEPENDENCE DAY OBSERVED