Grand Rounds are held each Wednesday at 8:30 am in the auditorium at Dayton Children's.
Can't make it to Grand Rounds? View our grand rounds online and earn CME and CE credit.
November 4 - 8:30 am
*Delivering Medications to the Lung: Current and Future Concepts
Rees L. Lee II, MD, FAAP, FCCP-Captain, Medical Corps, US Navy; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland; Executive Officer, Naval Medical Research Unit; Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology, 88th Medical Group, WPAFB, Dayton, Ohio
- Explain the concepts of medication deposition into the pulmonary system.
- Cite the benefits and disadvantages of various pulmonary medication devices in current clinical use.
- Discuss potential future developments including use of aerosolized perfluorochemicals to enhance pulmonary drug delivery.
November 11 - 8:30 am
* Pediatric Spasticity Management
Michelle Potts, MD, FAAPMR, MPT-Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio; Pediatric Physiatrist, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Dayton Children’s Hospital
- Explain the definition, etiologies, complications, and benefits of spasticity.
- Cite indications, complications, and side effects of common treatments of spasticity.
- Illustrate safe dosing, muscle localization, and proper technique with botulinum toxin injections.
November 18 - 8:30 am
* “Children’s Grief in the Medical Setting”
Candace Beck, PsyD-Psychologist, Dayton Children’s Hospital
Pamela Linderson, BA, CT-Director of the Generations of Life Center, Miami County, Ohio
Tom O’Neill, MRC, LSW, FT-Family Support Specialist, Children’s Home Care of Dayton, Ohio
- Identify one or more life-stage losses that may be part of anticipatory grief in the medically-fragile child.
- Cite/identify developmental reactions to grief and ways to assist in healthy coping.
- Illustrate to providers how to care for themselves as they care for dying children and their families.
December 2 - 8:30 am
“*The 5 Most Important Pediatric Pulmonary Articles in the Literature 2014-2015”
Robert Cohn, MD, MBA, FCCP, FAARC-Professor of Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; Medical Director Pulmonary Medicine, Associate Vice President for Medical Affairs, Dayton Children’sHospital
- Identify a new treatment strategy for cystic fibrosis.
- Describe alternatives to adenotonsillectomy in children with obstructive sleep apnea.
- Recognize emerging concepts in asthma.
December 9 - 8:30 am
*Vascular Anomalies Part 2: Diagnosis and Treatment of Vascular Malformations
Ravindhra Elluru, MD, PhD-Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; Medical Director, Advanced Pediatric Otolaryngology, Chief Medical QI Officer, Dayton Children’s Hospital
- Describe the scheme for naming of vascular anomalies.
- Cite the indications for the use of sirolimus in the treatment of vascular anomalies.
- List the comorbidities associated with vascular malformations.
December 16 - 8:30 am
*Proportionality and Double-Effect: Treatment Withdrawal in Young Patients
Dennis Sullivan, MD, MA-Professor of Pharmacy Practice; Director, Center for Bioethics, Cedarville University, Cedarville, Ohio
- Describe the clinical situations where the withdrawal of certain life-sustaining treatments may be appropriate.
- Explain the ethical principles that inform such decisions.
- Develop a strategy for involving family members or surrogate decision-makers in these difficult discussions.
*These educational activities do not provide AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(s) (TM)but may be claimed as AMA PRA Category 2 Credits(s) (TM)by the individual physician attending the presentation.
*Grand Rounds , Tumor Boards, and Cardiology/Radiology Disposition activities are designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Wright State University (WSU) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. WSU designated this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Additional Educational Opportunities
*Tumor Board — every Thursday, 12:00 noon in PDR A
*Cardiology/Radiology Dispositions — every Wednesday, 12:00 noon in OPC C
Grand Rounds , Tumor Boards, and Cardiology/Radiology Disposition activities are designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.Wright State University (WSU) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. WSU designated this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Can't make it to Grand Rounds?
Some sessions have been recorded for you to view at your convenience. View our grand rounds online.
Contact Sue Strader, continuing medical education coordinator, at 937-641-5128.