Pediatric Grand Rounds Schedule

Archebald Pequet Lectureship: Public Health and Clinical Insight in Childhood Food Allergy
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 8

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objective: Audience will learn and understand the importance of managing food allergies.
Speaker: Ruchi Gupta, MD, MPH, Director, Food Allergy Outcomes Research Program, Northwestern University Institute for Public Health and Medicine

Imaging, Intervention and Surgery in Vascular Lesions of the Head and Neck in Children
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 15

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objective: To acquaint the pediatrician with new imaging advances and state-of-the-art intervention and surgery in vascular lesions of the head and neck in children.
Speakers: Hervey D. Segall, MD, Professor of Radiology, Department of Radiology, MCW; Patricia E. Burrows, MD, Professor of Radiology, Department of Pediatric Radiology, MCW; and Robert H. Chun, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Services, MCW

Improving the Outcomes of Patients with Severe BPD
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 22

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
• Educational Objectives: 1 . Understand the diagnosis and scope of the problem, 2. Describe the physiology underlying the approach to optimizing ventilation and oxygenation, and 3. Describe the multidisciplinary and long-term approach to patients with severe BPD
Speaker: Leif Nelin, MD, Chief, Neonatal Service Line; Dean W. Jeffers Chair in Neonatology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH

The Challenge of Rare Disease Diagnostics and Whole Exome Sequencing
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, July 29

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objective: Become familiarized with current applications, variant classification and result interpretation of Whole Exome Sequencing.
Speaker: Ulrike Kappes, MD, PhD, MPH, FACMG, Assistant Professor of Medicine; Laboratory Director, Developmental and Neurogenetics Laboratory – Sequencing, Human and Molecular Genetics Center,
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