October 29 - 8:30 am
*Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC): An Update on an Old Problem
Stephen Hunter, MD-Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; Neonatologist, Dayton Children’s Hospital
- Identify infants that are at risk for NEC as well as presenting signs and symptoms of NEC.
- Discuss the use of human milk and human milk fortifier to decrease risk of NEC.
- Cite long term complications following NEC.
November 5 - 8:30 am
Ryan Simon, MD-Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; Department of Infectious Disease, Dayton Children’s Hospita
- Discuss the epidemiology, natural history, and diagnosis of Lyme Disease.
- Review the new State of Ohio guidelines for testing.
- Cite common misconceptions regarding Lyme Disease.
November 12 - 8:30 am
*Harry Graubarth, MD Memorial Lecture
Models for Integrating Pediatric Mental Health and Primary Care: What Seems to be Needed?
Larry Wissow, MD, MPH-Professor of Health, Behavior, and Society, Joint Appointments in Epidemiology and in International Health, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health; Joint Appointments in Pediatrics and Psychiatry, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
- Identify and prioritize essential elements of integrated care models at a patient, inter-provider and systems level.
- Explain how mental health interventions can be re-engineered to be more compatible with the structure and process of primary care.
- Utilize at least one brief mental health intervention that can be incorporated into day-to-day primary care practice.
November 19 - 8:30 am
*Sepsis and the Biomarker Procalcitonin
Angela Fico, RN, BSN-Clinical Implementation Manager, Biomerieux
- Discuss Procalcitonin and how it is used in sepsis diagnosis and management.
- Describe PCT ranges and levels associated with sepsis, severe sepsis and sepsis shock.
- Cite performance characteristics of the biomarker Procalcitonin (PCT).
No Grand Rounds - Happy Thanksgiving!
*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.