Pediatric Grand Rounds Schedule


Multi-Culturalism/Moral Relativism

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, March 31st
Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW

Educational Objective:

A focus on how to work with families from a different moral background than your own without compromising your own moral beliefs.

Speaker: Ryan Spellecy, PhD, Associate Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities, and Psychiatry and Behavioral Health


The Lori Haker Memorial Lecture:  Antimicrobial Stewardship: Everyone’s Responsibility

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 7th
Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW

Educational Objective: 

  • Discuss the history of antibiotics
  • List the impact of antibiotic resistance
  • List effective stewardship strategies for the use of antibiotics
  • Discuss the impact of antimicrobial stewardship on clinical outcomes
Speaker:  Jason Guy Newland, MD, Med, PFIDS, Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children’s Hospital

 
April 14, 2017- NO PGR


The Tom B. Rice Lecture: Managing Medications for Children with Medical Complexity: Taking a Systems Look

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 21st
Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW

Educational Objective: At the end of this presentation, the participant should be able to:

  • Describe various aspects of medication management work performed by healthcare workers and caregivers of Children with Medical Complexity
  • Identify challenges to safe medication management for Children with Medical Complexity from the perspectives of their healthcare workers and caregivers

Speaker: Ephrem Abebe, Ph.D, M.S, B.Pharm


Individualized Medicine Efforts in the Area of Rare and Monogenic Diseases at HMGC

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 28th
Brigg and Stratton Auditorium, CHW

Educational Objective:

Attendees will become familiarized with modern conceptual and methodological approaches used to help both clinicians and patients by individualized medicine clinics in the diagnosis and management of monogenic diseases

Speaker: Raul Urrutia, MD, Professor of Medicine and Biophysics, Director of Epigenomic Education and Academic Relationships, Mayo Clinic