Pediatrics Grand Rounds Schedule 2017 - 2018

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Location: Children's Hospital of Georgia, First Floor Conference Room (BT-1810) unless otherwise noted.
Time: Fridays from 8:00am - 9:00am
CME Credit: Most grand rounds presentations are available for distance viewing. To view the programs or prior programs, please see instructions at the bottom of this page.

Date Speaker -Topic Recording
July 7 Anthony Bonitatibus, MD - "To Eat or Not to Eat: New Guidelines for the Prevention of Peanut Allergy in the U.S. ECHO360 Logo
July 14  Karen A. Heid, PhD -  "The Arts in Community and Healing" ECHO360 Logo
July 21  Jatinder Bhatia & Paul Browne, MD - "Before and After - Perinatal Case Management" ECHO360 Logo
July 28  Amy Gates - "Supporting the Breastfeeding Mother & Infant" ECHO360 Logo
August 4 Bill Dolen, MD -  "Allergy, Asthma, and the Scuba Diver" ECHO360 Logo
August 11  George Hsu, MD - "Management of the Pediatric Airway" ECHO360 Logo
August 18  Neena Champaigne, MD - "Metabolic Disorders: Diagnosis & Management" ECHO360 Logo
August 25  Chitra Mani, MD - "Fungus Among Us – A Treatment Conundrum" ECHO360 Logo
September 1  Jay Freeman, MD (Emory University) - "Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Manifestations of Cystic Fibrosis" ECHO360 Logo
September 8  Daniel McCollum, MD - FOAMed in Pediatrics - "How to Brew Your Own Foam" ECHO360 Logo
September 15  Beth Fisher, RN - "When Therapeutic Interventions are Worlds Apart" ECHO360 Logo
September 22  Renuka Mehta, MD - "Guidelines to Declare Death" ECHO360 Logo
September 29  Martha Tingen, Phd & Alice Caldwell, MD - "Harm of Tobacco User and Smoke Exposure in Children: New Trends and Strategies to Improve Health Outcomes" ECHO360 Logo
October 6  Kathleen May, MD - Venom Allergy Update ECHO360 Logo
October 13  Dan Sucato, MD - Scoliosis Diagnosis and Management in 2017 ECHO360 Logo
October 20  Christopher Watson, MD - "Pediatric Disaster Preparedness" ECHO360 Logo
October 27  Robert Campbell, MD - "Needs and Choices: Christ Community Health"  ECHO360 Logo
November 3  Natalia Martinez-Schlurmann, MD - "Pediatric Sepsis"  ECHO360 Logo
November 10  Alex Mabe, MD - "Understanding and Treating Child Anger Problems"  ECHO360 Logo
November 17  Andrea Prosser, MD - "Strabismus Made Easy - No Need to Go Cross-Eyed" ECHO360 Logo
December 1  Drew Prosser, MD - "Approach to the Child with Stridor" ECHO360 Logo
December 8  Morgan Thakore, MD - "Itchy, Bumpy, and Bald" ECHO360 Logo
December 15  Ted Johnson, MD - "IDO-Inhibitor Therapy for Childhood Brain Cancer: Interim Analysis of the Phase 1 Radio-Chemo-Immunotherapy Trial" ECHO360 Logo
December 29  NEW YEARS HOLIDAY  
January 5  Michele Reed - "Title IX: Sexual Misconduct Updates and Information" ECHO360 Logo
January 12  Michelle Zeanah, MD - Practical Approaches to Managing Common Behavior Problems in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder  
January 19 Paul Mann, MD - "Management of the Micro-Premie-Ethical Considerations ECHO360 Logo
February 26  Tom Lee, MD - Patient-Family Centered Care Conference ECHO360 Logo
February 2  Rita Jerath, MD - Update on SLE ECHO360 Logo
February 9  Jocelyn Harmon, MD - Tempered By Fire: Burnout to Engagement in Pediatrics ECHO360 Logo
February 16  Paul Mann, MD, Rick Samms, MD & Naomi Williams -  Ethics Presentation ECHO360 Logo
February 23  Chelsea Carson, MD - "Child Psychosis" ECHO360 Logo
March 2  Katy Slagle, NP - Esosinophilic Esophagitis ECHO360 Logo
March 9  James St. Louis, MD - Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery Grand Rounds ECHO360 Logo
March 16  Eric Ring, MD - "Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Emergencies" ECHO360 Logo
March 23  Emily Masoumy, MD - "RANS Scan: Rapid Assessment of the Neonate with Sonography" ECHO360 Logo
March 30  Brian Stansfield, MD - "Lifelong Effects of Early Life" ECHO360 Logo
April 6  MASTER'S WEEK  
April 13  Julie Martin, MD - " 'Do No Harm' -- Re-evaluating the Use of Antibiotics in Newborns" ECHO360 Logo
April 20  MAHESH LECTURE - Dr. Krishnamurti (Emory) ECHO360 Logo
April 27  Desha Jordan, MD (Allergy Fellow) - Penicillin Allergy ECHO360 Logo
May 4  Jeff Bulva, MD (Allergy Fellow) - Allergy/Immunology  
May 11 Katie Davis, PhD - Behavioral Interventions for Obesity: The State of the Evidence ECHO360 Logo
May 18  Jack Yu, MD - Innate Immunity - An Anthology From Birth to Adolescence ECHO360 Logo
May 25  Jordan Weitzner, MD - Microbiome and Inflammatory Bowel Disease ECHO360 Logo
June 8  Bryan Eriksen, MD (NICU Fellow) - "Getting it Right: The Challenge of Quality Healthcare and What We Can Do About It"  
June 15  Chris Houk, MD -  "What's New in Diabetes"  ECHO360 Logo
June 22  Jatinder Bhatia, MD - "Prenatal Diagnosis and Neonatal Outcome"  
June 29  Dennis Ownby, MD - How Gut Microbes Influence Asthma Risk In Children  

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This CME activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essentials.

Other Health Care Professionals: This course offers 1 Continuing Education Contact Hour by Augusta University.


For the live activity only: Augusta University designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.