Pediatric Grand Rounds Schedule


Clinical Medical Education in the New Era: The Role for Bedside Teaching

8:30 – 9:30 am, Friday, July 28, 2017

Educational Objective: Describe the advantages of bedside teaching; Recognize and address the barriers to bedside teaching; Employ strategies and techniques to enhance effective bedside teaching

Presenters: Chad R. Stickrath, MD, FACP, Hospitalist, Colorado Permanente Medical Group; Assistant Dean for Education, Assistant Director of Medicine Teaching Scholars Program; Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine and Mel L. Anderson, MD, FACP Associate Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine; Director, Clinician/Educator Medicine Residency Pathway, University of Colorado School of Medicine CUSOM


Toxic Stress Presentation

8:30 – 9:30 am, Friday, August 4, 2017

Educational Objective: The participant will be able to describe the biological pathways impacted by ACE’s.

Presenter: Nadine Burke Harris, MD, MPH, FAAP, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Center for Youth Wellness (CYW).


Advancing Drug Discovery- Translating Small & Big Data Into Insight

8:30 – 9:30 am, Friday, August 11, 2017

Educational Objective: To explain how we are exploiting data generated from the bench, bedside and the population at large, facilitated by advances in science and technology, to guide the search for transformational safe and effective therapies.

Speaker: Dr. Gunaretnam (Guna) Rajagopal, VP Global Head – Computational Sciences, Discovery Sciences, Janssen Research & Development (Johnson & Johnson)


Pediatric Cardiomyopathy and Genetics

8:30 – 9:30 am, Friday, August 18, 2017

Educational Objective: At the conclusion of the talk, the learner will:

  1. Know the types of cardiomyopathy that affect children
  2. Understand classes of genetic causes of cardiomyopathy in children
  3. Understand the role of genetic testing and metabolic screening 

Speaker: Stephanie M. Ware, MD, PhD, Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs, Medical and Molecular Genetics, Indiana University School of Medicine


Treatment of Functional Abdominal Pain

8:30 – 9:30 am, Friday, August 25, 2017

Educational Objective: Learn about the prevalence and impact of functional abdominal pain disorders. Become familiar with the evidence of clinical trials on functional abdominal pain disorders.

Speaker: Miguel Saps, MD, Professor of Clinical Pediatrics Ohio State University, College of Medicine