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Pediatric Grand Rounds Schedule
Please note: October 4th will be held in CCC Suite 440 Room 130. We will return to the CHW Auditorium on Friday, October 11th.
October 4, 2019
The Annual T.L. Perumallu, MD, Lecture: The BP is Up...Now What?
Educational Objective: At the completion of the educational activity, the participants should be able to
-Recognize the clinical situations when children need to be evaluated for elevated blood pressure
-Perform the initial evaluation and management of children and adolescents with elevated blood pressure
-Identify children and adolescents with elevated blood pressure who need urgent sub- specialty evaluation.
Speaker: Daniel Feig, MD, Ph. D., MS, Margaret M. Porter Endowed Professor of Pediatric Nephrology; Director, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Medical Director, Renal Transplantation, Children's of Alabama
October 11, 2019
The Rebecca Jayne Memorial Lecture - Racial Disparities in Children: The Role of the Healthcare System
Educational Objective: To describe the role of the healthcare system in contributing to racial/ethnic disparities in the provision of healthcare to children and opportunities for improvement.
Speaker: Monika Goyal MD, MSCE, Associate Division Chief, Director of Academic Affairs & Research, Associate Professor of Pediatrics & Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, Children's National Health System, The George Washington University
October 18, 2019
October 25, 2019
The Bert Litwin Lecture - Double Outlet Right Ventricle: Surgical Journey through an Imperial Malformation
Educational Objective: To give the audience a better understanding of the current state of patients with congenital heart disease.
Speaker: Christo I. Tchervenkov, M.D., C.M., FRCSC, Director, Cardiovascular Surgery, The Montreal Children’s Hospital; Senior Surgeon, The Royal Victoria Hospital and the Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Centre; Tenured Professor of Surgery; Tony Dobell Chair of Pediatric Surgery, McGill University