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, April 2
Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa (AN): More Questions Than Answers
Elizabeth McAnarney, MD-Professor of Pediatrics and Chair Emerita, Department of Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry; Attending Pediatrician, Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, Rochester, New York
- Explain the epidemiology of anorexia nervosa in adolescent females.
- Employ the clinical presentation of Restrictive Anorexia Nervosa (AN-R).
- Review the etiology of Restrictive Anorexia Nervosa (AN-R).
Wednesday, April 9
BLS Course: Instructor Belinda Huffman
8:30 am to 10:00 am in the auditorium
Wednesday, April 16
Pertussis…still crazy after all these years
Sherman Alter, MD-Professor of Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; The Jerome B. Wiles Infectious Disease Endowed Chair, Dayton Children’s Hospital
- Examine recent trends in the epidemiology of pertussis.
- Discuss potential reasons for the occurrence of whooping cough among selected immunized groups.
- Assess the impact of vaccine refusals on the increasing incidence of pertussis in the United States.
Wednesday, April 23
Anaphylaxis: Considerations for Timely and Safe Treatment
Paul A. Greenberger, MD-Professor of Medicine, Division of Allergy-Immunology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
- Recognize the signs and symptoms of a serious allergic reaction to determine whether epinephrine is an appropriate treatment.
- Develop treatment strategies that include correct, safe and effective administration of epinephrine for anaphylaxis.
- Provide comprehensive orders on discharge following treatment for an anaphylactic reaction.
Wednesday, April 30
Food Allergy: A Primer for the General Pediatrician
Terri Moncrief, MD, MS-Adjunct Instructor of Clinical Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center; Physician, Allergy and Asthma Centre of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio
- Illustrate the epidemiology and natural history of IgE-mediated food allergy.
- Explain the appropriate indications and methods for food allergy testing, how to interpret, and when to refer to an allergist.
- Determine induction of clinical tolerance to a previous food allergen.
*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.