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Grand Rounds 2021-2022

The Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds is held every Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the Education and Office Building (EOB) on the Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego campus. 

These lectures will offer the generalist and specialist pediatrician current information in the field of Pediatrics about the pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of children's diseases.

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  • Provide patient care that is compassionate, appropriate, and effective for the treatment of health problems and the promotion of health
  • Demonstrate application of scientific methodology to clinical situations
  • Know and apply the basic sciences which are appropriate to your discipline
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills with patients, families, and professional associates
The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 
 
The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
 
For questions regarding CME credit, please contact Jodi Bengel or cme@rchsd.org.
 
For more information on CME, click here.

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195 which requires continuing medical education activities with patient care components to include curriculum in the subjects of cultural and linguistic competency. Cultural competency is defined as a set of integrated attitudes, knowledge, and skills that enable health care professionals or organizations to care effectively for patients from diverse cultures, groups and communities. Linguistic competency is defined as the ability of a physician or surgeon to provide patients who do not speak English or who have limited ability to speak English, direct communication in the patient's primary language. Cultural and linguistic competency was incorporated into the planning of this activity. Additional resources on cultural and linguistic competency and information about AB1195 can be found on the UCSD CME website at http://cme.ucsd.edu 

It is the policy of the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All persons involved in the selection, development, and presentation of content are required to disclose any real or apparent conflicts of interest. All conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to an educational activity being delivered to learners through one of the following mechanisms: 1) altering the financial relations with the commercial interest, 2) altering the individual's control over CME content about the products or services of the commercial interest, and/or 3) validating the activity content through independent peer review. All persons are also required to disclose any discussion of off-label/unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Persons who refuse or fail to disclose will be disqualified from participating in the CME activity. 

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Phone: x228899 or (858) 966-8899
Meeting ID: 117 401 852 | Password: 111994

For past Grand Round recordings, visit here


​DATE
​PRESENTATION TITLE
PRESENTER
​Sept 10, 2021
The Next Great Idea: Turning Your Educational Passion into Scholarship
Inaugural Master Clinician Program Lecture in Medical Education Michelle Daniel, MD, MHPE, FACEP
Vice Dean for Medical Education
Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of California, San Diego
​Sept 17, 2021
​Drugs and Vaccine Allergies: Debunking the Myths
Cathy Collins, MD, PhD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Sept 24, 2021
​Taking Another Look at Prenatal Cannabis Exposure: Infant and Childhood Outcomes
Gretchen Bandoli, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Dysmorphology and Teratology
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
​Oct 1, 2021
​Racial/Economic Disparities and Implicit Bias in Child Abuse Evaluations
Shalon Nienow, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Child Abuse Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Oct 8, 2021
​Modeling Pediatric Lung Diseases: Lessons from Mouse Mutants and Single Cell Mapping
Xin Sun, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and Biological Sciences
Division of Respiratory Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
​Oct 15, 2021
​Standardizing Care – Having the EHR Work for You
Amy Chong, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Hospital Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Oct 22, 2021
​Standardizing Health Literacy Acquisition and Transitional Readiness in Vulnerable Youth
Jeannie S. Huang, MD, MPh
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Medical Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
Physician Informaticist 
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Oct 29, 2021
​Transcatheter Treatment of Pediatric Thrombosis
Henri Justino, MD
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Cardiology
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Nov 5, 2021
​Transgender Health:  Beyond Binary
Maja Marinkovic, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Endocrinology
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Nov 12, 2021
Immunotherapy in Front-Line Pediatric Leukemia/Lymphoma Trials 
Victor Wong, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Hematology/Oncology/BMT
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Nov 19, 2021
​Living with Your Mom Genes:  Tailored Therapies for Alport Syndrome
Caitlin Carter, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Nephrology 
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Dec 3, 2021
​LGBTQIA+ Youth: A Deeper Exploration of Transgender and Nonbinary Issues
Shaun Travers, ED.D.
Campus Diversity Officer & Director, LGBT Resource Center
University of California, San Diego
​Dec 10, 2021
​Childhood Trauma and Resilience:  Practical Office Approaches
John B. Welsh Lecture in Behavioral Pediatrics 
Moira Szilagyi, MD, PhD, FAAP
American Academy of Pediatrics President-Elect 
Professor of Pediatrics  
Division of General Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics 
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
​Jan 7, 2022
​Cord Blood Biomarkers of Placental Dysfunction:  Defining Perinatal Pathways of Health and Disease
Karen Mestan, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Neonatology 
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Jan 14, 2022
​Current and Future Opportunities for Artificial Intelligence in Child Health and Development 
Dennis P. Wall, PhD
Associate Professor 
Pediatrics (Systems Medicine)
Biomedical Data Science
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University 
​Jan 21, 2022
​What Kids and Kidneys Can Teach Us About Systemic Racism
The 21st Annual Lenoir/Hamburger Lecture 
O.N. Ray Bignall II, MD, FAAP, FASN 
Director, Kidney Health Advocacy and Community Engagement (KHACE)
Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
Nationwide Children's Hospital 
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
The Ohio State University College of Medicine 
​Jan 28, 2022
​Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome:  A New Paradigm for an Old Disease?
Paul Grossfeld, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Cardiology 
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Feb 4, 2022
​Developmental Cues as a Foundation for Therapies: From Tooth to Gut
Ophir Klein, MD, PhD
Larry L. Hillblom Distinguished Professor in Craniofacial Anomalies 
Charles J. Epstein Professor of Human Genetics 
University of California, San Francisco 
​Feb 11, 2022
​Congenital Heart Disease:  From Genetics to Clinical Medicine
Martina Brueckner, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics 
Division of Cardiology 
Yale School of Medicine
Children's Hospital at Yale-New Haven
​Feb 18, 2022
​Exploring the Biology of Alzheimer Disease in Down Syndrome: A Decades Long Journey to Dementia
William C Mobley, MD, PhD
Distinguished Professor
Division of Neurosciences
Associate Dean Neurosciences Initiatives 
Interim Director, Sanford Institution for Empathy and Compassion 
University of California, San Diego
​Feb 25, 2022
​Liver Disease in Infants:  Advances in the Age of Genomics
Frederick Suchy, MD, FAASLD
Professor of Pediatrics
Senior Research Strategist 
University of Colorado 
Children's Hospital Colorado
​Mar 4, 2022
​Caring for Children with Cancer from the Outside In:  Skin Issues to Consider
Jennifer Huang, MD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Division of Dermatology
Harvard Medical School
Staff Physician, Dermatology Program 
Boston Children's Hospital 
​Mar 11, 2022
​I Got the Fever:  The Alphabet Soup of Hyperferritinemia 
Joseph Carcillo, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Critical Care Medicine 
University of Pittsburgh
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
​Mar 18, 2022
​Bringing Still's Disease into the Molecular Era
Peter Nigrovic, MD 
Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Immunology 
Department of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Attending Physician, Rheumatology Program 
Boston Children's Hospital 
​Apr 1, 2022
​Global Initiatives to Conquer Pediatric Cancer
Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, MD 
Executive Vice President 
Chair, Division of Global Pediatric Medicine 
Director, St. Jude Global 
Co-Associate Director, Outreach, Comprehensive Cancer Center 
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 
​Apr 8, 2022
​Monogenic and Polygenic Inflammatory Bowel Disease: The Causes and New Therapies
Scott B. Snapper, MD, PhD
Monogenic and Polygenic Inflammatory Bowel Disease: The Causes and New Therapies
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Harvard Medical School
Wolpow Family Chair and Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center 
Boston Children's Hospital
Physician, Crohn’s and Colitis Center, Division of Gastroenterology
Brigham and Women's Hospital
​Apr 15, 2022
​The Path to Compassionate Communication
Evonne Kaplan-Liss, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Academic General Pediatrics & Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics 
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego 
​Apr 22, 2022
​Rethinking, Revitalizing, and Reengineering Physical Activity in Children
Dan Cooper, MD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Clinical and Translational Science 
Principal Investigator, UC Irvine CTSA
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, Irvine
​Apr 19, 2022
​11th Annual Pediatric Faculty Research Symposium
​TBD
​May 6, 2022
​Human Nephrogenesis in a Dish:  Using Organoids to Inform Pediatric Medicine
Benjamin Freedman, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine  
Division of Nephrology 
Department of Medicine
University of Washington 
​May 13, 2022
​Breaking News on Childhood Osteoporosis
Leanne Ward, MD, FRCPC
Research Chair in Pediatric Bone Health  
Pediatric Endocrinologist and Professor of Pediatrics 
University of Ottawa
Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario 
​May 20, 2022
​The Art and Science of Transforming Healthcare
Raphael Hirsch, MD
WH & Marie Wattis Distinguished Professor   
Chair, Department of Pediatrics 
UCSF School of Medicine 
Physician-in-Chief, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals 
​May 27, 2022
​TBD
Chief Resident 
Chief Resident    
Department of Pediatrics 
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego

​Jun 3, 2022
​Mechanisms of Early Human Neurogenetic Disorders
Anthony Wynshaw-Boris, MD, PhD
James H. Jewell MD ’34 Professor & Chair
Division of Genetics & Genome Sciences
Professor, Department of Neurosciences & Pediatrics 
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine 
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
​Jun 10, 2022
​TBD
Chief Resident 
Chief Resident    
Department of Pediatrics 
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
​Jun 17, 2022
Immunodysregulation: The Interface between Immunodeficiency and Allergy
Raif Geha, MD
James L. Gamble Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School 
Chief Emeritus, Division of Immunology
Boston Children's Hospital 

For questions regarding Grand Rounds, please contact Jodi Bengel at 858-966-8536.