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:

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

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
Topic: Epilepsy Pathogenesis