Pediatric Grand Rounds schedule

Doctor’s Recognition Day: “Physician burnout is a symptom, not a disease.”
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 8

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objectives: : (1) To explain how physician burnout affects the quality and safety of patient care; and, (2) to discuss the implications of treating burnout as a systemic problem.
Speaker: Cassie Craun Ferguson, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Emergency Medicine, Associate Director, Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Pathway, MCW/CHW

The Lori Haker Memorial Lecture: “Newest Approaches to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Invasive Fungal Infections: How to Change the World”
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 15

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objective: To update medical practitioners on recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of children with serious invasive fungal infections.
Speaker: William J. Steinbach, MD, Professor of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Duke University Medical School

“What does care for the most medically complex children teach us about improving pediatric primary care?”
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 22

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objective: To demonstrate how a care model for complex care informs improvements in pediatric primary care.
Speaker: David Bergman, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Medical Director of the Care of Children with Complex Medical Conditions-Primary Care Clinic

“Project ADAM, Advocacy, Public Policy, and Saving Lives”
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 29

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objective: To describe the work of Project ADAM, statewide and nationally, and to discuss public policy as it relates to CPR and access to external defibrillators.
Speakers: Stuart Berger, MD, Vice Chair and Professor of Pediatrics; Section Chief - Division of Pediatric Cardiology, The University of California - Davis
Anoop K. Singh, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, MCW; Program Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Pediatric Electrophysiology, CHW; Medical Director of Project ADAM, Herma Heart Center

Jordan Fink Lectureship: “Can Addressing Health Literacy Improve Health and Diminish Health Disparities? Lessons from Asthma”
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, May 6

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objective: To understand how addressing health literacy can help providers to improve patients’ access to healthcare and patient-provider communication.
Speaker: Andrea J. Apter, MD, M.A., M.Sc., Section Chief of Allergy & Immunology, Division of Pulmonary Allergy Critical Care, Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

“Type 2 Diabetes in Youth: What We Have Learned from Major Trials.”
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, May 13

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objectives: : To report on current understanding of the epidemiology and biology of type 2 diabetes in youth.
Speaker: Philip Scott Zeitler MD, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical Sciences, Head of Endocrinology Section, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Fetal Origins of Child and Adult Obesity: Hyperphagia and Adiposity
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Friday, May 20

Briggs and Stratton Auditorium, CHW
Educational Objective: To understand the importance and mechanisms of the developmental origins of metabolic syndrome
Speakers: Michael G. Ross MD, MPH, Distinguished Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Public Health Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Fielding School of Public Health at UCLA
and Mina Desai, M.Sc., Ph.D., Associate Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Director of Perinatal Research LABioMed at Harbor-UCLA

Friday, May 27 – No Pediatric Grand Rounds