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Department of Pediatrics

Pediatric Grand Rounds

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Welcome to the Pediatric Grand Rounds conference series!  Each Wednesday, the Department of Pediatrics offers learning opportunities for pediatric professionals throughout the community - both inside and outside the University.  Pediatric Grand Rounds is designed to improve the broad practice of pediatric medicine, including patient care, healthcare research, medical education, public health, and innovation.  Grand Rounds sessions are open to the public, and most presentation materials are posted here for review.  CME credits are available to those who attend in-person.  Below is a list of upcoming Pediatric Grand Rounds sessions.  This page will be updated as presentation titles and speakers become available; check back often. 


Watch Pediatric Grand Rounds live online!  

Click here on Wednesdays at 12:15 PM, then enter passcode 1234 and your name (Google Chrome is required).


Earn credit for watching online!

Starting July 2015, anyone with an @umn.edu email address can earn CME credit for viewing online. Simply watch live online or watch the recording afterwards by clicking the title of the talk below. Then take the linked quiz below within one week of the session.
  

February 2016
February 24

Raghavendra Rao, MD
Associate Professor,
Division of Neonatology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Recent Advances in Neonatal Neuroprotection
February 17

Abe Jacob, MD, MHA
Assistant Professor,
Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Improving Communication with Patients and Families; Has Standardization in Medicine Gone Too Far?
February 10

Muna Sunni, MBBCh
Assistant Professor,
Division of Endocrinology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Diabetes in Somali Children in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota
February 3

Nicholas Edwards MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics,
Division of Sports Medicine,
Cincinnati Children's Medical Center &
University of Cincinnati

High-Intensity Interval Exercise to Improve Child Health Outcomes

CME Quiz

January 2016
January 27

Katherine Yun, MD
Education Coordinator Refugee Health Program,
Assistant Professor,
Perelman School of Medicine,
University of Pennsylvania

Young Americans: How Pediatricians Can Support Refugee Children in the U.S.

CME Quiz

January 20

Amy Calhoun, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Genetics and Metabolism,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota
 

Amanda Lortz,
Executive Director of the 4p- Support Group

Collaboration and the study of rare disease: Wolf-Hirschhorn Syndrome

CME Quiz

January 13

Ashley Loomis, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Cardiology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Drowning: Minnesota Cases and Collaboration

January 6

 

Mark Schleiss, MD
Professor, Division Director
Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Jordan Marmet, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Hospital Medicine,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Mohamed El Hag, MD
Medical Fellow,
Lab Medicine and Pathology,
University of Minnesota

Brad Segura, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Pediatric Surgeon,
University of Minnesota

Michael Murati, MD
Assistant Professor,
Department of Radiology,
University of Minnesota
 

Evaluation of Fever in a 15 Month Old

 
 

Location: Wilf Family Center Auditorium, 2nd Floor/Lobby Level of the Riverside East Building.  Please park in the Yellow Ramp.

Time: Wednesdays, 12:15 - 1:15 PM

Contact Information: For questions about Pediatric Grand Rounds, please contact Danielle Hans, Grand Rounds Coordinator, at hansx008@umn.edu

Wilf Center Map

Below is a list of sessions that have occurred so far in 2016.

Where the session title appears as a link, you can click to view the session's accompanying YouTube video.  Where the speaker's name appears as a link, you can click to view more information about the speaker.  You may also view the session's presentation slides by clicking the corresponding link.  Clicking on a link may open a new browser window.  To return to this site, close the new browser window.  Some presentation slides with videos must be downloaded to be viewed.

Each week, an anonymous survey is emailed to all attendees to evaluate that week's session.  If you attended the session but did not receive the survey email, you can request the survey be sent to you by emailing the Course Coordinator, Danielle Hans, at hansx008@umn.edu.
 

January 2016
January 27

Katherine Yun, MD
Education Coordinator Refugee Health Program,
Assistant Professor,
Perelman School of Medicine,
University of Pennsylvania

Young Americans: How Pediatricians Can Support Refugee Children in the U.S.

CME Quiz

January 20

Amy Calhoun, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Genetics and Metabolism,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Amanda Lortz,
Executive Director of the 4p- Support Group

Collaboration and the study of rare disease: Wolf-Hirschhorn Syndome

CME Quiz

January 13

Ashley Loomis, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Cardiology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Drowning: Minnesota Cases and Collaboration
January 6

Mark Schleiss, MD
Professor, Division Director
Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Jordan Marmet, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Hospital Medicine,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Mohamed El Hag, MD
Medical Fellow,
Lab Medicine and Pathology,
University of Minnesota

Brad Segura, MD, PhD,
Assistant Professor,
Pediatric Surgeon,
University of Minnesota

Michael Murati, MD
Assistant Professor,
Department of Radiology,
University of Minnesota

Evaluation of Fever in a 15 Month Old

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Below is a list of sessions that occurred in 2015.

Where the session title appears as a link, you can click to view the session's accompanying YouTube video.  Where the speaker's name appears as a link, you can click to view more information about the speaker.  You may also view the session's presentation slides by clicking the corresponding link. Clicking on a link may open a new browser window.  To return to this site, close the new browser window. Some presentation slides with videos must be downloaded to be viewed.
 

December 2015

December 30

CANCELLED

Happy New Year!
December 23

CANCELLED

Happy Holidays!
December 16

Alan Baldridge, MD
Assistant Professor, Fellowship
Program Director,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EOE) and Food
December 9

Jorge J Velarde, MD, PhD
Assistant in Medicine,
Instructor in Pediatrics,
Harvard Medical School,
Boston Children's Hospital

Regulation of Group A Streptococcus in Virulence in Response to a Human Antimicrobial Peptide
December 2

Michael McPhaul, MD
Director of Endocrinology,
Quest Diagnostics

Mass Spectrometry Hormonal Assays in the Diagnostic Laboratory
November 2015

November 25

CANCELLEDHappy Thanksgiving!

November 18

 

Glenn Floes, MD
Distinguished Chair of Health
Policy Research
Medical Research Institute

Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Children's Health and Healthcare and Their Successful Elimination

"Technical Report Racial and Ethnic Disparities..." handout

"A randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of community-based care..." handout

"Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Medicaid..." handout

"Improving Asthma Outcomes in Minority Children..." handout

"Trends in racial/ethnic disparities..." handout

To receive the DVD handed out, email Dr. Flores

November 11

Douglas McMahon, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Allergy,
University of Minnesota

Advance in Allergies: A focus on food and environmental allergies
November 4

Michael Pitt, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Global Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Riding out the Diagnostic Pendulum: The Family's Perspective of a Diagnostic Dilemma
October 2015

October 28

Aaron Kelly, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine,
Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Research,
University of Minnesota

Serious Diseases for Serious Treatments: The Role of Pharmacotherapy in Pediatric Obesity

October 21

Priya Verghese, MD
Assistant Professor,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Pediatric Kidney Transplant: Exciting, Ever-Changing and Enduring

October 14

Sheilagh Maguiness, MD
Assistant Professor,
Department of Dermatology,
University of Minnesota

Siobhan Flanagan, MD
Assistant Professor,
Interventional Radiology,
University of Minnesota

Infantile Hemangiomas and Vascular Malformations: Update for Pediatricians

PercutaneousTreatment of Vascular Malformations

October 7

David Adamkin, MD
Professor of Pediatrics,
Director Division of Neonatal Medicine,
Rounsavall Chair of Neonatology,
University of Louisville

Neonatal Hypoglycemia: Fifty Years After 40 is not 60
September 2015

September 30


Troy Lund, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota
 

Gorlin Lecture

Going Home after Transplant: Hurdles and Shortcuts

September 23

Cancelled

Cancelled

September 16

Shane C. McAllister, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology,
Department of Pediatrics,
Center for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Translational Research,
University of Minnesota

Tate Gisslen, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Neonatology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

 

CHRCDA Lectures- 2015

McAllister: Propranolol and the Vasculature: from Infantile Hemangioma to Kaposi Sarcoma

Gisslen: Fetal Inflammation and the Developing Brain

September 9

Jeff Louie, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Emergency Medicine,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Improving Recognition and Treatment of Septic Shock in the Pediatric Emergency Department
September 2

Peter Gordon, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Hematology/Oncology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

New Strategies for Targeting Leukemia: From Nanotechnology to the Microenvironment
August 2015

August 26

Matthew Ambrose, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Cardiology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Delivery Planning and Timing of Surgery in Premature and Low-Birth-Weight Patients with Congenital Heart Disease

August 19

Kiana Johnson, PhD, MPH
Post-Doctoral Fellow,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Courtney Wells, PhD, MPH
Graduate School Fellow,
Social Work, CEHD,
University of Minnesota

Growing up with Rheumatic Diseases: Lessons Learned from Research and Practice

August 12

Mark Osborn, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Gene Editing for Fanconi Anemia

August 5

Lisa Schimmenti, MD
Associate Professor,
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Vision Neuroscience,
University of Minnesota

Newborn Hearing, Genetics, and Zebrafish, a Non-Randomized Association
July 2015

July 29

Barbara Coloroso, M.A.
Educator/Author
Kids are Worth It!

Annual Morris Blum Memorial Lecture

The Bully, The Bullied, and The Not-So-Innocent Bystander

Handout

July 22

Rob Grunewald, M.S.
Economist
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

The Economic Benefit of Investing in Young Children

July 15

Ifelayo Ojo, MD
Pediatric Resident
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota
 

Improving the Health of Children through Policy Interventions: Selected projects from internship with the AAP Department of Federal Affairs

July 8

Cancelled

Cancelled

July 1

Cancelled Happy Independence Day!
June 2015
June 24

David Malkin, MD
Staff Oncologist,
Division of Hematology/Oncology,
Senior Scientist, Genetics & Genome Biology Program
The Hospital for Sick Children

Li-Fraumeni Syndrome: Creating New Shields Against Damocles' Sword
June 17

Kathryn Cullen, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division Chair,
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry,
Department of Psychiatry,
University of Minnesota

Ketamine in Psychiatry: Potential Applications for Children and Adolescents
June 10

Emily Borman-Shoap, MD
Pediatric Residency Program Director

Medical Student Faculty Advisor
Newborn Care Medical Director
University of Minnesota

State of the Residency Program: Program Updates, Measures of Success, and Upcoming Projects
June 3

Nadir Demirel, MD
Assistant Professor,

Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

The Role of Infantile Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Human Rhinovirus Infections in Wheezing and Asthma
May 2015
May 27

 

Tina Slusher, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics,
Division of Global Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota 

Medical Residents:
Aarti Bhatt, MD
Kristina Krohn, MD
Megan Hilgers, MD
Michael Esan, MD, PhD

 

Advocacy and Academics Domestically and Abroad: Resident Global Health Projects

 

May 20

Mark Sands, PhD
Professor,
Department of Internal Medicine,
Washington University School of Medicine,
St. Louis, Missouri

Krabbe Disease: Can it be Effectively Treated?


May 13

David Andes, MD
Professor,
Division of Infectious Disease
Department of Medicine,
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, Wisconsin

  Antimicrobial Resistance - A Global Health Crisis with Local Solutions

May 6

Elizabeth Braunlin, MD, PhD
Professor,
Division of Cardiology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota
The Cardiac Sequelae of Kawasaki Disease- Can They Be Eliminated?
April 2015
April 29
Anna Petryk, MD
Associate Professor,
Division of Endocrinology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota
Osteoporosis in children: Identifying Patients at Risk

April 22

Lazaros Kochilas, MD
Associate Professor,
Division of Cardiology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota 

Siobhan Flanagan, MD
Associate Professor,
Division of Cardiology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

 
The Forgotten Circulation in Congenital Heart Disease

April 15

Michael J. Cullen, PhD
Director of Evaluation,
Graduate Medical Education,
University of Minnesota Medical School

Introduction to Assessment and Evaluation

April 8

Daniel A. Saltzman, MD, PhD
Associate Professor,
Chief of Pediatric Surgery,
Division of Pediatric Surgery,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota
An Old Dog Can Learn New Tricks
April 1

Joe Neglia, MD, MPH
Ruben-Bentson Chair,
Professor and Head of Pediatrics,
Minnesota American Legion and Auxiliary Chair in Children's Health
Physician-in-Chief,
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

State of the Department 2015
March 2015

March 25

Marla Eisenberg, ScD, MPH
Associate Professor,
Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Harassment Among Youth: The Bullies, The Victims, the Vulnerable
March 18

Andrew Olson, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine and General Internal Medicine,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Making Better Doctors: Using Diagnostic Error to Teach About Medical Decision Making
March 11Todd Druley, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Pediatrics and Genetics,
Washing University School of Medicine,
St. Louis, Missouri

 

Defining Pediatric Cancer Predisposition Through Rare Germline Variation

 

March 4
Sallie Permar, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics,
Human Vaccine Institute,
Duke University Medical Center

Jamie McNew Endowed Lecture in CMV Research and Education

Defining Protective Immunity Against Perinatal Cytomegalovirus Transmission
February 2015

February 25

Christian Hanna, MD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Pediatric Nephrology,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

 

Nephropathic Cystinosis in Children

 

February 18Timothy Hallstrom, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Pediatric Blood & Marrow Transplantation Center,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

 Novel Pathways in Pediatric Retinoblastoma and Implications for Therapy

February 11Stephen Nelson, MD
Director of Hemoglobinopathy Program Children's Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota,
Adjunct Assistant Professor,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota
Race, Racism, and Medicine
February 4
Abe Jacob, MD
Chief Medical Officer,
Assistant Professor,
Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

 

UMMCH and the Quadruple Aim, Current Status and Strategies

 

January 2015
January 28
Nancy Harper, MD
Associate Professor,
Director of Center for Safe & Healthy Children
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Child Abuse
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota
Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy: Understanding Medical Child Abuse
January 21Maria Kroupina, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Division of Global Pediatrics,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Birth to Three: Impact of Early Adversity on Brain and Development, A New Mental Health Clinical Program

Discussion Slides

 

January 14

Rene Pierpont, PhD
Pediatric Neuropsychology Fellow,
Division of Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Mary Ella Pierpont, MD, PhD
Professor,
Division of Pediatric Genetics and Metabolism,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

The RASopathies: Advances in Diagnostic, Clinical, and Neurobehavioral Research

Discussion Slides
January 7
Timothy Culbert, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics,
Adjunct Professor at the Center for Spirituality and Healing,
Pediatric Integrative Medicine,
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Integrative Pain Management

Discussion Slides
 
 

 

 

 

Click on a year below to view a list of all Grand Rounds sessions for that year:

Announcements for upcoming Grand Rounds are emailed one to two days prior to the session.  If you would like to receive this announcement, please email Danielle Hans, Grand Rounds Coordinator, at hansx008@umn.edu.

In order to receive 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™, physicians must attend the session in-person and sign their name on the CME Credit sign-in sheet at the front of the room.  Statements of Participation, which list accrued credits, will be distributed by email to attendees on an annual basis.  If you would like an electronic copy of past Statements of Participation, please email Danielle Hans at hansx008@umn.edu.

The University of Minnesota is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Minnesota designates this live education activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  Physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and other health care professionals who participate in the CME activity may submit their Statements of Attendance to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit.  The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.

The assignments of dates to divisions for the 2015-2016 academic year can be found here. Assignments are also sent to each responsible faculty member. Questions about this schedule can be directed to Danielle Hans at hansx008@umn.edu and Dr. John Andrews at andrews@umn.edu.

If you are the responsible division faculty and need to swap dates with another division or speaker, please contact the appropriate division directly and reference the list of 2016-2016 dates and divisions in the second tab of the schedule linked above. Once the swap has been confirmed, you must email the correspondence to Danielle Hans at hansx008@umn.edu.

Each week an anonymous survey is sent to attendees to evaluate that week's session.  If you are the responsible division faculty or a speaker and would like a summary of your evaluations, please email Danielle Hans at hansx008@umn.edu.

If you would like to suggest a topic for a Pediatric Grand Rounds session, please email Dr. John Andrews, Grand Rounds Chairman, at andrews@umn.eduSuggestions from pharmaceutical companies and/or medical device manufacturers will not be considered.

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