Grand Rounds are held each Wednesday at 8:30 am in the auditorium at Dayton Children's.
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Upcoming Grand Rounds
October 26, 2016
Grieving and the Adolescent: How Psychological Growth and Development Influence the Way One Grieves
Miriam Lader, MD- Third Year Pediatric Resident, WSU BSOM, Dayton Childrens’ Hospital
Illustrate features associated with an adolescent’s search for identity, including psychologic growth and development.
Discuss death or terminal illness and the various responses of family members to a life-threatening or terminal illness.
Identify the impact that development and grief have on each other, and recognize the role of the pediatrician.
November 2, 2016
Jeffrey Cies, PharmD, MPH, MCPS-AQ ID, BCPPS, FCCP-Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Drexel University College of Medicine; Abington Hospital Residency SCHC Site Coordinator and Preceptor, Pediatric Infectious Disease, Abington, Pennsylvania; Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware
Review some background information related to Procalcitonin (PCT.)
Identify opportunities for the use of PCT in the clinical setting.
Cite cases on the use of PCT in pediatrics.
November 9, 2016
Sentinel Injuries: When Minor Trauma Signals Major Risk
Lori Vavul-Roediger, MD, FAAP-Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; Medical Director, Department of Child Advocacy, Dayton Children’s Hospital
Improve ability to identify and understand significance of “sentinel injuries.”
Recognize the increasing morbidity and mortality with recurrent child physical abuse.
Discuss clinical approach to infants with injury.
Cite statewide quality improvement collaborative to improve the recognition of, and response to, sentinel injuries in young infants
November 16, 2016
The Non-Operative Management of Acute Appendicitis: “Cool, or Criminal?”
Jeffrey C. Pence, MD-Associate Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, WSU BSOM; Pediatric Surgeon, Dayton Children’s Hospital
Illustrate the background for non-operative management of acute appendicitis.
Discuss the current indications and contraindications for non-operative management.
Cite the early outcomes of clinical trials.
November 30, 2016
Managing the Red Zone: A Case Based Vision into the Scope of Gastrointestinal Bleeding
James Rick, MD-Associate Professor of Pediatrics, GI/Nutrition, WSU BSOM: Gastroenterologist, Dayton Children’s Hospital
Discuss a systematic approach to patients with gastrointestinal bleeding.
Illustrate the initial evaluation and management of patients with gastrointestinal bleeding.
Discuss various disease states that predispose to gastrointestinal bleeding.
*Grand Rounds and Tumor Boards 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 OPC C
*Cardiology/Radiology Dispositions — every Wednesday, 12:00 noon in OPC C
Grand Rounds and Tumor Boards 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.
Contact Sue Strader, continuing medical education coordinator, at 937-641-5128.
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