2016-2017 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 5, 2017
Keia Sanderson, MD - University of North Carolina
Prematurity to CKD: A Pathway for Pediatricians to Consider

January 12, 2017
Sean McLean, MD - University of North Carolina
Solving Pulmonary Hypertension in Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia - The Answer May Be Found in the Matrix
January 19, 2017
Sunita Ferns, MD, MRCPCH, FHRS; Lauren Porras, MD; Joshua Berkowitz, MD - University of North Carolina
Caring for the Child Athlete
January 26, 2017
Laurie Smith, MD - University of North Carolina
Where Angels Fear to Tread: Ethics and Whole Exome Sequencing
February 2, 2017
Kristen Cole, CPNP, RN; Kristen Brackett, MS, SLP-CCC; Rose Corinne Marcus, MD, MSCE; Sharon Wallace, RD, CSP, LDN - University of North Carolina
Topic: Feeding Disorders in Infants and Children
February 9, 2017 - Hamrick Visiting Professor
Amina Ahmed, MD - Carolinas Healthcare System
Childhood Tuberculosis: New Tricks for an Old Disease
February 16, 2017
Timothy J. Vece, MD - University of North Carolina
Diagnosis and Management of Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage
February 23, 2017
Samuel Jones, MD - University of North Carolina
State of the Art Burn Care for Children
March 2, 2017
Anna Cuomo, MD - University of North Carolina
The Limping Child
March 9, 2017
Anita McElroy, MD, PhD - Emory University
Update on the Zika Virus
March 16, 2017
John R. Stephens, MD; Eric Zwemer, MD - University of North Carolina
Topic: Hospital Medicine Update
March 23, 2017
Richard Schanler, MD - Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
The Pediatrician and Breastfeeding Management of the Newborn
March 30, 2017
Arun Venkatesan, MD, PhD - Johns Hopkins Medicine
Acute Encephalitis: Infections, Autoimmunity, and In-Between
April 6, 2017
Andrew Olshan, PhD - University of North Carolina
The Causes of Birth Defects: Opportunities and Challenges
April 13, 2017
Patrick Thompson, MD; Wolfgang Bergmeier, PhD - University of North Carolina
Topic: Platelet Function; Coagulation

April 20, 2017
Day of Scholarship

April 27, 2017 - Van Wyk Professor
David Clemmons, MD - University of North Carolina
From a Lab Idea to an Efficacious Drug: It's a Long but Exciting Journey
May 4, 2017
Natalie Shaw, MD, MMSc - National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Topic: Bosma Arhinia Microphthalmia Syndrome

May 11, 2017 - Bioethics Visiting Professor
Benjamin S. Wilfond, MD - Seattle Children's Hospital
A ROMP in the PARC: Research on Medical Practices - Public Attitudes for Research Consent

May 18, 2017
Stuart Gold, MD - University of North Carolina
Topic: Promoting Diversity
May 25, 2017 - Emonson Professor
Lewis First, MD, MS - University of Vermont
Thoughts on Humanistic Pediatric Leadership that Begin with Residency: Some "First" Impressions after 22+ Fun-Filled Years as a Pediatric Leadiatrician and Child Advocate
June 1, 2017
Sherry Ross, MD; R. Matthew Coward, MD; Jennifer Mersereau, MD, MCSI - University of North Carolina
Topic: Fertility Preservation Protocol in Children

June 8, 2017
Matthew Garber, MD - University of Florida

June 15, 2017
Awards Day
Fall Schedule

August 18, 2016
Ashley Sutton, MD; Kathleen Bradford, MD; Jonathon Heath, MD; Kelly Kimple, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Topic: QI Initiatives at NC Children's Hospital

August 25, 2016
Francisco Sylvester, MD - University of North Carolina
All Roads Lead to Rome (and the GI Tract)
September 1, 2016
Daniel Gonzalez, PharmD, PhD - UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Studies in the Pediatric Population

September 8, 2016
Eliana Perrin, MD - University of North Carolina
Obesity Prevention in Primary Care Pediatrics

September 15, 2016
Kevin Kelly, MD - University of North Carolina
State of the Department

September 22, 2016
Sarah Verbiest, DrPH, MSW, MPH - University of North Carolina
The Life Course Approach: Building a Foundation for Social Justice
September 29, 2016
Richard Wardrop, MD, PhD - University of North Carolina
Building Resiliency, Promoting Wellness, and Avoiding Burnout One Physician at a Time

October 6, 2016
Steven W. North, MD, MPH - Center for Rural Health Innovation
School-Based Telehealth: Improving Access to Care to Improve Student's Health and Academic Outcomes

October 13, 2016
Tina Schade Willis, MD
Topic: The Code Sepsis Initiative at UNC
October 20, 2016 - Denny Visiting Professor
Alison Holmes, MD, MPH, MSc - Dartmouth
Rooming-In to Treat Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome; Improved Family-Centered Care at Lower Cost

October 27, 2016
Dean Morrell, MD - University of North Carolina
Acne and Inflammation

November 3, 2016
Sylvia Becker-Dreps, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Diarrhea in the Rotavirus Vaccine Era in Nicaragua
November 10, 2016
Richard Gunderman, MD, PhD - Indiana University
Learning to Care More Effectively
November 17, 2016 - Fellowship Research Series
Mary Currie, MD; Bradley Thrasher, DO - University of North Carolina
Community Health Worker Case-Detection of Asthma in a Resource-Poor Community in Nicaragua
Immune Response to Vaccination in Turner Syndrome

November 24, 2016

December 1, 2016
Michael Anthony Moody, MD - Duke University
Influenza Immunity: The Clash Between Good Ideas and Good Idea

December 8, 2016
Zachary Willis, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Antimicrobial Stewardship in Pediatrics: Lessons and Future Directions

December 15, 2016 - Denny Visiting Professor
Fernando Martinez, MD - University of Arizona
Translating the Hygiene Hypothesis: Asthma Prevention in the Horizon