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
The Bleeding Patient: From Bedside to Bench and Back
April 20, 2017
Day of Scholarship
KIRKLAND AUDITORIUM – DENTAL SCHOOL
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
Value in Inpatient Pediatrics
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
Thanksgiving
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