2018-2019 Grand Rounds Schedule

Pediatrics Grand Rounds occur on Thursday mornings at 8am in the Clinic Auditorium. 

Pediatrics faculty and staff: Please click here to stream via Webex. If you do not have the Webex app installed, please click the 'Join by browser' option. The password is disseminated via Department of Pediatrics Announcements listserv. 


Fall Schedule
August 2, 2018
Andrew Smitherman, MD, MSc - University of North Carolina
Chronic Morbidities and Accelerated Aging among Childhood, Adolescent, and Young Adult Cancer Survivors

August 9, 2018
Richard Wardrop, MD, PhD - University of North Carolina
Back to the Future: Reimagining GME Funding to Meet the Quadruple Aim

August 16, 2018
Jae Kim, MD, PhD - University of California San Diego
Mother's Milk Matters
August 23, 2018
Mara Becker, MD, MSCE - Children's Mercy Kansas City
Harnessing Clinical Variability to Fuel Discovery: Research Inspired by Everyday Observations in Rheumatology
August 30, 2018
Yael Shiloh-Malawsky, MD; Jane Fan, MD; Cynthia Powell, MD, MS; Gregory Matera, PhD - University of North Carolina
Bench to Bedside: Dawn of a New Therapeutic Era for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
September 6, 2018
Neal DeJong, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Generalist-Specialist Collaboration in Chronic Disease Care
September 13, 2018
Canceled due to inclement weather
September 20, 2018
Elizabeth Sandberg, MD - University of North Carolina
Complex Aspects of Caring for Gender Incongruent Children and Adolescents - Medically and Psychologically

September 27, 2018
Elizabeth Fitzgerald, MD - University of North Carolina
UNC Pediatrics in Malawi: Building Partnerships to Improve Care

October 4, 2018
Samantha Schilling, MD, MSHP - University of North Carolina
Protecting Children by Strengthening Families: The Impact of Parent Programs on Mitigating Childhood Adversity and Poverty
October 11, 2018
Arlene Seña, MD, MPH; Melissa Miller, PhD; Uma Nagarajan, PhD - University of North Carolina
Bench to Bedside: Sexually Transmitted Infections
October 18, 2018
Ken Roberts, MD - University of North Carolina
Pediatric Hospital Medicine and Residency Education in 2018: How Did We Get Here?
October 25, 2018
UNC Children's Family Advisory Board
Topic: Promoting a Culture of Patient and Family-Centered Care
November 1, 2018 - Emonson Visiting Professor
Thomas Boat, MD - Cincinnati
The Family Burden of Chronic Childhood Disorders: How Will Pediatricians Respond?
November 8, 2018
Noel Brewer, PhD - UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Effective HPV Vaccine Recommendations: Science and Practice
November 15, 2018
Zachary Willis, MD; Joseph Stone, MD - University of North Carolina
Musculoskeletal Infections in Children: An Update and New Clinical Practice Guidelines for UNC Children's
November 22, 2018
November 29, 2018
Kori Flower, MD, MS, MPH; Rushina Cholera, MD, PhD; Julie Linton, MD - University of North Carolina; Greenville Health System, SC
Improving Care for Spanish-Speaking Families: Current Challenges and Promising Approaches
December 6, 2018 - Hamrick Visiting Professor
Lynne Fiscus, MD, MPH - University of North Carolina
Topic: High-Value Care
December 13, 2018
Peyton Thompson, MD; Colin Orr, MD - University of North Carolina
Fellows Grand Rounds Presentations
December 20, 2018
December 27, 2018