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Pediatric Grand Rounds

Saint Louis University's Pediatric Grand Rounds take place Wednesdays from 8 to 9 a.m. in Danis Auditorium in the first floor of Glennon Hall.

Many Grand Rounds lectures are recorded and available to our current faculty, house staff and residents. For access inquiries, email Rodney Lindsey at lindserl@slu.edu.

Virtual Pediatric Grand Rounds

The next Virtual Pediatric Grand Rounds will be held on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. Central Time. The meeting can be accessed online or by telephone. Please check your email for further information and instructions or contact Pam McFarland at pamela.mcfarland@health.slu.edu.

Topic: ADHD and Sleep: Common Problems and Solutions
Time: May 20, 2020 08:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada) 

2020 Grand Rounds Schedule

Pediatric Grand Rounds will continue to be held as an online conference, but not meet face to face until further notice.

Date Presenter(s) Presentation Topic
January 1, 2020 New Year's Holiday - No Grand Rounds  
January 8, 2020 Anthony Mikulec, M.D. Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare: Promise and pitfalls.
January 15, 2020 Amit Mathur, M.D. Neonatal Neuroprotection in Hypoxic-Ischemic Brain Injury
January 22, 2020 Michael Smiley, M.D. A Tale of 2 Patients with Chronic Cough: Breakthroughs and Obstacles in Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine
January 29, 2020 Ajay Jain, M.D. Improving Childhood Immunizations with Cellular Technology
February 5, 2020 Brian Thompson, M.D. Late Consequences of Critical Illness
February 12, 2020 Josh Arthur, M.D. , Gene LaBarge, M.D. and Katrina Brown The Invisible Burden: Addressing Social Determinants of Health
February 19, 2020 Megan Lawlor, M.D., Mahjabeen Khan, M.D., Carole Vogler, M.D. and Dorthea Mostello, M.D.  CPC: A Neonate with Macrosomia & Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
February 26, 2020 The France Foundation Lysosomal Storage Disease
March 4, 2020
Valerie Howard and George Turabelidze, M.D., Department of Health & Sr Services
Vaping & EVALI
March 11, 2020 Noah Hillman, M.D. and Connie Anderson, M.D. NICU Graduates: What to Expect After They Go Home
March 18, 2020 Sherri Besmer, M.D. CPC
March 25, 2020 PICU - UP Invited Speaker TBA
April 1, 2020 Pediatric Science Days TBA
April 8, 2020 Elaine Siegfried, M.D. Pediatric Dermatology
April 15, 2020 Helen Pappa, M.D. and Sara Henen, M.D. TB Case
April 22, 2020 Sarah Long, M.D. TBA
April 29, 2020 Elliott Weiss, M.D., Asst. Professor Pediatrics, UW Seattle TBA
May 6, 2020 Robert Fleming, M.D. TBA
May 13, 2020 Miguel Guzman, M.D. CPC
May 20, 2020 Brent Haberman, M.D. TBA
May 27, 2020 David Brink, M.D. CPC
June 3, 2020 Joyce Koenig, M.D. TBA
June 10, 2020  Residents (Martin Schmidt, M.D.)  International Resident Presentations
 
2019 Grand Rounds 
  • Should We Try To Save 22 Weekers? (John Lantos, M.D.) 11/6/19
  • Making the Extraordinary, Ordinary; Managing a Crisis in GME (Cristin Hart, M.Ed.) 10/30/19
  • "If Kim Kardashian does it, so can I" (David A. Wathen, D.O.) 10/23/19
  • Pediatric Point of Care Ultrasound (Marjan Ghazi-Askar, M.D.) 10/16/19
  • Burnout: EHR Contributions and How to Avoid Them (Christopher Sallee, M.D.) 10/9/19
  • The Accidental Toddler and The Intentional Teen (Jeremy Garrett, M.D., Anthony Scalzo, M.D., Rebecca Tominack, M.D., and Marielena Bachier-Rodriguez, M.D.) 10/2/19
  • Updates on Simulation at  Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital (Kayla R. Heller, M.D., Beth Hankamer, MSN, BSN, RN, Beth Moore, BSN, RN, and Jessica Keller, RN) 9/18/19
  • Faculty Development Session - Speaking as a Doctor: Effectively Crafting Your Message for Colleagues, Learners, and the Public (Ken Haller, M.D.) 8/28/19
  • Faculty Development Session - Making the Microphone Your Friend: Public Speaking for Medical Professionals (Peggy Dersch – Ph.D.) 8/21/19
  • Faculty Development Session - The Flipped Classroom: Effective Responsibility Sharing with Learners (Marya Strand, M.D. and Rebecca Y. Petersen, M.D.) 8/14/19
  • Faculty Development Session - Professionalism vs. Sexual Harassment (Lisa Israel, Ed.D.) 8/7/19
  • Faculty Development Session - Epic: NOW What? Using the EHR to Enhance Care and Save Time (Christopher Sallee, M.D.) 7/31/19
  • Faculty Development Session - What Do Learners Really Want? Giving Timely and Effective Feedback (Robert Brooker, M.D.) 7/24/19
  • Faculty Development Session - Demystifying Peer Review: Making It Work for You (Matthew Broom, M.D.) 7/17/19
  • Faculty Development Session - Hot Debriefing: Diffusing Intense Medical Events with Learners in Real Time (Marya Strand, M.D., Kayla Heller, M.D. and Justin Josephsen, M.D.) 7/10/19
  • Pediatric Liver Transplantation: An Anesthesia Perspective (Lori A. Aronson, M.D.) 6/26/19
  • ECHO Autism: Bringing Best Practice Care to Communities (Kristin Sohl, M.D.) 6/5/19
  • CPC - Concerning Congenital Constipation, A Case and Complications to Consider (Sherri Besmer, M.D., Oswaldo Gomez Quevedo, M.D., Ting Y. Tao, M.D., Ph.D.) 5/29/19
  • The Chemistry and Toxicology of Vaping (T. Scott Isbell Ph.D.) 5/22/19
  • Update in Adolescent Health (Marianne Dunstan, M.D., Victoria Cornelius, M.D., Susan Heaney, M.D.) 5/15/19
  • Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: It Takes a Village (Helen Pappa, M.D., Caroline Meyer, M.D.) 5/8/19
  • Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis Type 2: History, Current Status, and Future Prospects (Raymond Wang, M.D.) 4/24/19
  • PINWHEELS for Prevention of Child Abuse (Linda Shaw, M.D.) 4/17/19
  • Do Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Maternal and Infant Outcomes Constitute an Ethical Dilema? (Russell S. Kirby, Ph.D., MS, FACE) 4/15/19
  • Mentoring in Academic Medicine - Time Well Spent (Kevin P. Lally, M.D., MS) 4/10/19
  • ATLAS Week: Peds Overseas (Manasa Karumuri, M.D.,  Kyle Hawkins, M.D., Amara Heard, M.D. and Nita Gupta, M.D.) 4/3/19
  • Family Reunification after Disasters: Have we made any progress? (Sarita Chung, M.D.) 3/27/19
  • CPC - 12-Year Old Girl with Fever, Rash, Joint Pain, and Swelling (David Brink, M.D., Austin Dalrymple, D.O., Joseph Maliakkal, M.D.) 3/20/19
  • HLH-A Life Changing Journey ( Kristin Akin and Christopher Hugge, M.D.) 3/13/19
  • The  Genetics of Congenital Heart Disease: Long, Dazed Journey into Clinic (Bruce D. Gelb, M.D.) 3/8/2019
  • Workplace Violence (Sally M. Frese, MSN, RN) 3/6/19
  • Is It Good to Be Cool? (Jeremy S. Garrett, M.D.) 2/27/19
  • Science and Sexual Orientation (Robert Lynch, M.D., Ph.D.) 2/20/19
  • Pediatric Heart Transplantation: Where is it going in the next 10 years? (Charles E. Canter, M.D.) 2/6/2019
  • Next-Generation Sequencing to Diagnose Genetic Disorders (Jacqueline Batanian, M.D. and Hailey Pinz, M.S.) 1/30/19
  • Fix Your Own Sleep Problems: A Toolkit for Healthcare Workers to Improve Their Sleep (Brent Haberman, M.D.) 1/23/19
  • Post-Infectious Glomerulonephritis: Past, Present and Future (Joseph Maliakkal, M.D.) 1/16/19
  • A Neonate with Profound Hypotonia (Carole Vogler, M.D., Ali Jamal M.D., and Amelia Kirby, M.D.) 1/9/19
2018 Grand Rounds 
  • 12 Year Old Endocrine & Immunology Patient with new  Onset Anemia (Susan E. Myers, M.D., Bradley A. Becker, M.D. and Leili J. Dolatshahi, M.D.) 12/19/18
  • Keep It Moving : Introduction to Gastrointestinal Motility (Dhiren Patel, MBBS, M.D.) 12/12/18
  • Simulation in Pediatrics: We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby! (Bobbi J. Byrne, M.D.) 12/05/18
  • Learner Assessment by Direct Observation: What's Really Going on Behind Closed Doors (Chris Peltier, M.D., FAAP and Joseph Gigante, M.D.) 11/30/18
  • A 17 Year-Old Girl with Decreased Food Intake, Significant Weight Loss and Hyper Somnolence (Alicia A. Barnes, M.D., Himanshu U. Kaulas, M.D., Philippe J. Mercier, M.D., Mehrdad J. Sehi, M.D., Miguel A. Guzman, M.D.) 11/28/18
  • Optimizing HPV Vaccination: You are the Key to Cancer Prevention (Angela Myers, M.D.) 11/14/18
  • Coming to America: Refugee Health in St. Louis (Jennifer Ladage, M.D. and Martin Schmidt, M.D.) 11/7/18
  • Pediatric ECMO: An Overview (Erik C. Madsen, M.D.) 10/31/2018
  • Adolescent Bariatrics (Jose Greenspon, M.D.) 10/17/18
  • Newborn Screening of Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (Alan P. Knutsen, M.D.) 10/10/18
  • Percutaneous PDA closure in Premature and Low Weight Infants (Melissa Webb, M.D. and Robert Peterson, M.D.) 10/3/18
  • Advocating for Mothers in Distress: The Role of the Pediatrician (Tamela Milan-Alexander, MPPA, Access Community Health Network, Chicago, IL) 9/26/18
  • The Anatomy of Gun Violence: A Surgeon’s Perspective (Laurie J. Punch, M.D., F.A.C.S. Washington University School of Medicine) 9/5/18
  • Current Evidence for Timing of Delivery in Gastroschisis (Amy J. Wagner, M.D. Children's Hospital of Wisconsin) 7/11/18
  • Strategies for the Flipped Classroom (Christopher R. Grabau, Ph.D.) 6/27/18
  • Determining Goals of Care with Families (Shermini Saini, M.D. and Erica Salter, Ph.D.) 6/20/18
  • Paradigm Shifts for the Hemodynamic Management of Neonatal Septic Shock in 2018 (Amir Ashrafi, M.D.) 6/6/18
  • CPC: A 6-Year-Old Girl with Worsening Headaches and a Loss of Consciousness Episode (Drs. Kirby, Navalkele, Batanian and Guzman) 5/30/18
  • Procedural Sedation for Non-Anesthesiologist (Gordon Gale, M.D.) 5/23/18
  • Ethics, Spirituality and Health Care Reform: The Catholic Perspective (Fr. Charles Bouchard, OP, S.T.D.) 5/16/18
  • Risk Management and Medical Malpractice (Vanessa Saunders and Matthew Shorey) 5/9/18
  • Gene Hunting for Rare Inherited Immune Mediated Diseases (Hal M. Hoffman, M.D.) 4/20/18
  • Evolutionary Medicine: 500 Million Years of Insights for Clinicians (Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, M.D. - AOA Visiting Professor) 4/19/18
  • epairing Broken Walls and Building Bridges in Vanga, Democratic Republic of Congo (Timothy Rice, M.D.) 4/11/18
  • Building Team Performance: Lessons Learned from Pediatric Resuscitation Teams (Randall S. Burd, M.D., Ph.D.) 4/4/2018
  • CPC: A Summertime Camping Catastrophe (Almost) (Drs. Trevor L. Tredway, Anthony Scalzo, Douglas Blackall, and L. Richard Feldenberg) 3/28/18
  • Pediatric Jeopardy! (Jeremy Garrett, M.D.) 3/21/18
  • Evaluation of Chest Pain in Children (Susan Haynes, M.D.) 3/14/2018
  • To VCUG or not VCUG? (Barry Philip Duel, M.D.) 2/28/2018
  • Teratology: Past, Present, and Future (Stephen R. Braddock, M.D.) 2/14/2018
  • MBDB, 'St. Louis Coke', 'Beans', 2C-B, 'Flakka’ & Other Novel Psychotropic Drugs on the Streets of St. Louis: What's a Mother, Pediatrician, Critical Care or EM Doc to Do? (Anthony Scalzo, M.D.) 2/7/2018
  • CPC: Premature Newborn Boy with Respiratory Distress (Sarah E. Starnes, M.D.) 1/31/2018
  • Rare To Routine: Emergent Pediatric Burn Care (Debbie Harrell, MSN, RN, NE-BC) 1/17/2018
  • History of U.S. Healthcare (Colonel (retired) Daniel B. Bruzzini, M.D., MBA, CPE) 1/10/2017
2017 Grand Rounds 
  • Improving Health Care Delivery at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital (David A. Wathen, D.O.) 12/13/2017
  • Policing and Pediatrics: Re-defining Safety, Justice, and Child Health Equity (Rhea W Boyd, M.D., MPH, FAAP) 12/6/2017 - No recording available
  • CPC: One Week Old with Liver Failure (Lia Lowrie, M.D., Aaron Miller, M.D., Bryan Mendes, M.D. and David Brink, M.D.) 11/29/2017
  • When Your Baby Delivers, Give Life Twice: From Obstetrician to Cord Blood Recipient (B. David Hall, MD, FACOG) 11/15/2017
  • Adrenal Suppression in the Setting of High Dosed Inhaled Glucocorticoid Therapy (Kathryn Jackson, M.D.) 11/8/2017
  • Go Feed Your Babies Peanuts: An Update on Peanut and other Food Allergies (Bradley Becker, M.D.) 11/1/2017
  • Intervention Radiology (Keith Pereira, M.D. and Kirubahara R. Vaheesan, M.D.) 9/20/2017 - No recording available
  • State of the Department (Robert Wilmott, M.D.) 9/13/2017 - No recording available
  • Updates in Adolescent Medicine (Susan S. Heaney, M.D., Marianne Dunstan-Brady, M.D. and Victoria E. Cornelius, M.D.) 6/7/2017
  • The Promise of Molecular Imaging for Infections (Sanjay K. Jain, M.D.) 5/31/2017 - No recording available
  • Renal Insufficiency In a 7-Year- Old Boy (Anne M. Beck, M.D., and David S. Brink, M.D.) 5/24/2017
  • Pediatric Science Days: Focus on Pediatric Vaccine Development (Ofer Levy, M.D., Ph.D.) 5/19/2017 - No recording available
  • The Dawn of the Decade of Eczema (Elaine C. Siegfried, M.D.) 5/9/2017
  • Barriers and Imperatives in Delivery Room Research (Marya A. Strand, M.D., and Katherine J. Mathews, M.D.) 5/3/2017
  • Sons of Lwala: Honoring the Dreams of our Father (Milton Ochieng’, M.D., BJC Medical Group/Progressive GI & Hepatology Specialist, Co-founder, Lwala Community Alliance and Frederick Otieno Ochieng', MD, Cardiology Fellow Center for Comprehensive Cardiovascular Care) 4/5/2017
  • The "Hateful" Patient: A 40-Year Retrospective (Richard Gunderman, M.D., Ph.D., Chancellor’s Professor of Radiology, Pediatrics, Medical Education, Philosophy, Liberal Arts, Philanthropy, and Medical Humanities and Health Studies at Indiana University ) 4/4/2017
  • Human Factor and Injury (Peter F. Ehrlich, M.D.; Professor of Surgery, Director of Pediatric Surgery, Clinical Research Fellowship, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan) 3/29/2017
  • Breaking the Stigma: A Physician's Road to Recovery and Self-Care (Adam B. Hill, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatric Palliative Care, Associate Pediatric Residency Program Director, Camp Little Red Door Medical Director) 3/22/2017
  • 11 Year Old Boy with Mildly Elevated BMI and Elevated Liver Enzymes (Thomas Ratchford, M.D., Ajay Jain, M.D., Karen Caudill, M.D., Carole Vogler, M.D. ) 3/15/2017
  • Ornithine Decarboxylase as a Therapeutic Target in High Risk Neuroblastoma (William S. Ferguson, M.D.) 3/8/2017
  • Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea (Rocio Zeballos-Chavez, M.D. and H. Thomas Johnson, M.D.) 2/15/2017
  • Sudden Cardiac Death in the Young (Jason Garnreiter, M.D. ) 2/1/2017
  • Drug-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: Which Children are at Risk? (Craig Belsha, M.D.) 1/18/2017
  • Clinicopathologic Correlation: A 13-year-old Girl Status Post Balloon Angioplasty for Coarctation of the Aorta ( Susan E. Myers, M.D.; Mohammad Rahimi, M.D.; Sarah E. Starnes, M.D.; and Deepika Bhatla, M.D.) 1/11/2017

Educational Objectives

By attending these activities, participants will learn new approaches to common and unusual pediatric illnesses and be kept abreast of current research. Practical pediatrics focuses on subspecialty areas of interest to the pediatrician and provides current information within those areas.

Continuing Medical Education Credits

Saint Louis University School of Medicine designates this activity for a maximum of one AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Validation of Content

The course director of this activity has ensured that the content of this presentation conforms to the ACCME policy requiring that

1. All recommendations involving clinical medicine are based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indications and contraindications in the care of patients and;

2. All scientific research referred to, reported or used in support or justification of a patient care recommendation conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis.

Faculty Disclosure Policy

It is the policy of Saint Louis University School of Medicine to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in its continuing medical education program. Faculty participating in these activities are required to disclose to the audiences before the activity the following:

  • The existence of any significant financial or other relationship with the manufacturer of any commercial product or provider of any commercial service discussed.
  • Their intention to discuss a product that is not labeled for the use under discussion.
  • Their intention to discuss preliminary research data.

For additional information, please contact the Department of Pediatric Medicine, CME Program, at 314-268-2700 ext. 1607.

Accreditation

Saint Louis University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.