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Pediatric Grand Rounds Schedule
Pediatric Grand Rounds are 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. in the CHW Briggs and Stratton Auditorium
March 1, 2019
The ABCDEs of Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support for Heart Failure Educational
Objective: Discuss diagnostic and management approaches for mechanical circulatory support for heart failure in pediatric patients.
Speaker: Kristen Leigh Nelson, M.D., Co-Director, Johns Hopkins Office for Pediatric Education (HOPE), Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
March 8, 2019
Becoming a Health Literate Organization: Local and System Change Educational
Objective: Focus on evidence based recommendations, work we have done, and a call to action based on national recommendations and literature
Speaker: Andrea Morrison, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin; Director of Health Literacy Task Force and Asthma Education, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
March 15, 2019
Leaving No Stone Unturned? Reflections on the Initial Evaluation for Children with Nephrolithiasis Educational
Objective: To discuss the role of evaluation for children with nephrolithiasis in order to identify modifiable risk factors for future stone formation.
Speaker: Jonathan S. Ellison, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Urologic Surgery and Director of Research, Pediatric Urology, Medical College of Wisconsin; Pediatric Urology, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
March 22, 2019
Shorter is Better? A Review of Shortened Courses of Antibiotics for Bacterial Infections
Educational Objective: Learn the current evidence on shortened courses of antibiotic therapy for the treatment of bacterial infections.
Speakers: Michelle Mitchell, MD, Assistant Professor, Course Director, Pediatric Infectious Disease, Medical College of Wisconsin, Medical Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin; and Tracy Zembles, PharmD, Pharmacist, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
March 29, 2019
Healthcare Remains the Third Leading Cause of Death: Is there Hope for the Future?
Educational Objective: By the end of this presentation, attendees will understand that reasons for the lack of meaningful progress in reducing harm from healthcare
Speaker: Matthew Scanlon, MD, CPPS, Professor of Pediatrics, Critical Care, Medical College of Wisconsin