2017-2018 Grand Rounds Schedule

Pediatrics Grand Rounds occur on Thursday mornings at 8am in the Clinic Auditorium. Recordings of presentations can be viewed by clicking on the topic.

Archived Schedules and Recordings:

Spring Schedule

January 4, 2018
Canceled due to inclement weather

January 11, 2018
Grand Rounds will be replaced by Department Chair finalists' presentations in Old Clinic Auditorium
January 18, 2018
Grand Rounds will be replaced by Department Chair finalists' presentations in Old Clinic Auditorium
January 25, 2018
Grand Rounds will be replaced by Department Chair finalists' presentations in Old Clinic Auditorium
February 1, 2018
Nadia Charguia, MD - University of North Carolina
The Burden of Mental Illness in Outpatient Children and Adolescents
February 8, 2018
Bharathi Zvara, PhD - University of North Carolina, Gillings School of Global Public Health
The Development of Self-Regulation: The Role of Parenting and Implications for Pediatric Practice
February 15, 2018
Sara Pittenger, MD - University of North Carolina
Pediatric Anesthesiology; What the UNC Pediatric Provider Needs to Know
February 22, 2018 - Denny Visiting Professor
Joseph Wright, MD, MPH - Howard University
Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Emergency Medical Services for Children: A Historical Perspective
March 1, 2018
Lindsay Chase, MD; Katie Westreich, MD - University of North Carolina
Taking the Danger out of Discharge: Current Efforts to Improve the Safety of the Transition Home from NC Children's Hospital
March 8, 2018
Savithri Nageswaran, MBBS, MPH - Wake Forest Baptist
Comprehensive Care of Children with Medical Complexity
March 15, 2018
Julie Byerley, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
More is Known than One Can Learn...Prioritizing Content in Modern Medical Education
March 22, 2018
Warren Newton, MD, MPH; Robert Bashford, MD; Meredith Bazemore, MPA - University of North Carolina
Rural Health AHEC and the Opportunities for Engagement of the Department of Pediatrics
March 29, 2018
Amy Levenson, MD - University of North Carolina
Pediatric Hyperlipidemia: Challenges and Controversies of Screening and Management
April 5, 2018
Wesley Jackson, MD; Kate Westmoreland, MD - University of North Carolina
Fellowship Research Series: Pulmonary Outcomes in Premature Infants; Pediatric Burkitt Lymphoma in Malawi: Past, Present, and Future
April 12, 2018
George Blakey, DDS; Renie Daniel, DMD - University of North Carolina
Topics in Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
April 19, 2018
Muffy Grant; Sharon Hirsch - Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina
Connections Matter: Childhood Adversity and the Role of Pediatrics
April 26, 2018
Day of Scholarship
May 3, 2018
Carl Bose, MD; Melissa Bauserman, MD, MPH; Jacquelyn Patterson, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Improving Infant Health in Low-Income Countries: Discovery to Implementation
May 10, 2018
Timothy Gershon, MD, PhD - University of North Carolina
Medulloblastoma: What Goes On Inside a Treated Brain Tumor
May 17, 2018 - Van Wyk Visiting Professor
William Russell, MD - Vanderbilt University
Topic: Pediatric Endocrinology - TBD
May 24, 2018 - Bioethics Visiting Professor
Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Topic: Ethics and Social Media
May 31, 2018
Samantha Schilling, MD, MSHP - University of North Carolina
Protecting Children by Strengthening Families: The Impact of Positive Parenting on Mitigating Childhood Adversity and Poverty
June 7, 2018
Yiting Yang, MD - University of North Carolina
Topic: Update on Headache Evaluation and Management
June 14, 2018
Resident Awards Day

 

Fall Schedule

August 3, 2017
Ravi Jhaveri, MD; Jonathan Parr, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Hepatitis B Virus: Update on Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission; Ongoing UNC Projects in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

August 10, 2017
Margaret Kihlstrom, MD - University of North Carolina
Optimizing Pediatric Sedation
August 17, 2017
Grand Rounds canceled; Faculty encouraged to attend Opioid talk at noon (found on Pediatrics home page calendar)

August 24, 2017
Daniel Park, MD - University of North Carolina
Pediatric Point-of-Care Ultrasound: The Value Proposition

August 31, 2017
Edwin Kim, MD, MS - University of North Carolina
General Pediatrician as Food Allergist? Review of the LEAP Study for Peanut Allergy

September 7, 2017
Tyrone Bristol, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Childhood Lead Poisoning: Beyond the Lost IQ Points
September 14, 2017
Michael Kappelman, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Innovative Trial Designs in Child Health: Generating Real World Data to Evaluate Clinical Decisions
September 28, 2017
Rebecca Buckley, MD - Duke University
Saving Lives through Early Diagnosis
October 5, 2017
Benny L. Joyner, Jr., MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Topic: Suspending Disbelief: Utilizing Medical Simulation to Improve Patient Care

October 12, 2017 - Stiles Visiting Professor
Kelly Kelleher, MD - Nationwide Children's Hospital
Population Pediatrics and Payment: Taking Care of Our Children

October 19, 2017
Abby Fleisch, MD, MPH - Maine Medical Center
Providing Answers about Environmental Exposures: Air Pollution during Pregnancy and Maternal/Child Cardiometabolic Health

October 26, 2017
Scott Buck, MD; Frank Conlon, PhD - University of North Carolina
Beside to Bench: Atrio-Ventricular Septal Defects

November 2, 2017
UNC Children's CLABSI team
Topic: CLABSI Prevention Efforts at UNC Children's

November 9, 2017
Melissa Smith, MD; William Stoudemire, MD - University of North Carolina
Fellowship Research Series
Enhancing and Evaluating Professionalism and Communication Skills in Pediatric Training;
Protracted Bacterial Bronchitis and Obstructive Lung Disease

November 16, 2017 - Denny Visiting Professor
Amy Starmer, MD, MPH - Boston Children's Hospital
Developing, Implementing, and Disseminating Strategies to Improve Provider Communication and Patient Safety

November 23, 2017
THANKSGIVING

November 30, 2017
Perri Klass, MD - New York University
Early Literacy Strategies in the Exam Room: Promoting Reading, Routines, and Relationships
December 7, 2017
Shu Wen Ng, PhD - University of North Carolina Gillings School of Public Health
Sugary Beverage Taxes: Why, What, Where, When, How...and Then?
December 14, 2017
Paul Carney, MD - University of North Carolina
Phytocannabinoids as Novel Therapeutic Agents in Childhood CNS Disorders