All sessions of grand rounds for physicians are held in the Kogut auditorium on the lower level of Dayton Children's Hospital. Continuing medical education (CME) and continuing nursing education (CEs) is provided as part of the hospital's mission of service, education, research and advocacy.
View handouts, resources and references for grand rounds presentations.
All Sessions are held in the Kogut Auditorium at 8:30 am unless otherwise noted.
Wednesday, December 4
The 15th Meinhard Robinow, MD Memorial Lecture
Genetic Testing for Deafness: Changing Medicine, Changing Lives
Richard J. H. Smith, MD-Professor of Otolaryngology, Internal Medicine,(Nephrology), Pediatrics (Nephrology) and Molecular Physiology & Biophysics and the Sterba Hearing Research Professor, University of Iowa; Director, Iowa Institute of Human Genetics and the Molecular Otolaryngology and Renal Research Laboratories, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
- Cite the value of genetic testing for deafness.
- Explain how extreme heterogeneity makes genetic testing for deafness challenging.
- Illustrate how targeted sequence enrichment and massively parallel sequencing can be used to meet this challenge.
- Asses how genetic tests results will become the foundation for alternative therapies for hearing loss.
Wednesday, December 11
The Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Where We Are and Where We’re Going
Gail Herman, MD-Professor, Department of Pediatrics, and Professor, Department of Molecular Virology, Immunology and Medical Genetics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio; President, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
- Recognize the complex role of genes in the etiologies of autism spectrum disorders.
- Illustrate how to order appropriate first tier genetic testing for a child diagnosed with an ASD to provide optimal management and counseling for the child and family.
- Describe how to appropriately refer children with an autism spectrum disorder to genetics and be able to discuss the rationale for the referral as part of their family-centered care.
Wednesday, December 18
Mental Health Care in the Primary Care Setting: Now and in the Future
John C. Duby, MD, FAAP, CPE-Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Northeast Ohio Medical University; Director, Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Akron Children’s Hospital, Akron, Ohio; Medical Director, Building Mental Wellness Learning Collaborative, Ohio Chapter-American Academy of Pediatrics
- Describe the extent of need for mental health care services in our region and patterns of care.
- Discuss the role of anticipatory guidance with regard to building emotional resilience.
- List available mental health screening tools appropriate for primary care.
- Explain the status of the BMW project and its implications for the future of mental health care in the primary care setting.
*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.
*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.