September 30 - 8:30 am
* Adolescent Contraception: The What, When and How for the Pediatrician
Heather Stewart, MD-Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, WSU BSOM and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences; Chief of Adolescent Medicine, Wright-Patterson Medical Center, WPAFB, Dayton, Ohio
- Illustrate the importance of counseling patients starting with the most effective methods and proceed to the least effective methods.
- Explain the Quick Start method recommended for almost all forms of contraception by the WHO and CDC for “at risk” individuals, ie adolescents.
- Identify ways to incorporate assessment of contraceptive needs into each adolescent encounter.
October 7 - 8:30 am
* Top Topics in Food Allergy (Plus 1)
Rebecca Scherzer, MD-Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University; Medical Director, Allergy and Immunology Clinic, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
- Review novel treatment options for food allergy.
- Discuss how the Leap Study has changed how we look at peanut allergy in children.
- Cite the current status of screening for SCID on the Ohio Newborn Screen.
October 14 - 8:30 am
* Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder
Gokce Durmusoglu, PhD-Assistant Professor and Clinical Psychologist, School of Professional Psychology, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio
- Identify the characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorders.
- Cite the DSM-5 and ICD-9 diagnostic criteria for Autism Spectrum Disorders.
- Distinguish Autism Spectrum Disorders from other childhood disorders and increase knowledge about comorbid conditions.
- Illustrate the best practices for assessing children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
October 21 - 8:30 am
* Pediatric Constipation: How to Treat and (Even Better !) Prevent Code Brown
Michael Bates, MD, PhD-Professor of Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; Medical Director, Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Dayton Children’s Hospital, Dayton, Ohio
- Contrast and compare functional constipation and congenital colorectal disorders.
- Describe evidence-based guidelines for effective management of functional constipation.
- List the approaches to the evaluation and management of intractable constipation.
October 23 - 12:00 pm
* “Preventive Nephrology, a Role for the Pediatrician”
Lunch will be provided, plan to come and meet Dr. Aperia.
Anita Aperia, MD, PhD-Professor of Pediatrics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
- Describe the causes, course and current therapy in chronic progressive kidney disease.
- Discuss the cellular and molecular mechanisms behind the progressive course.
- Cite the risk factors for progressive kidney disease that are triggered during fetal and early postnatal life, and explain the options for follow up and treatment from a pediatric perspective.
October 28 - 8:30 am
* Diagnosis and Management of Vascular Anomalies
Ravindhra Elluru, MD, PhD-Director, Advanced Pediatric ENT; Chief Medical QI Officer, Dayton Children’s Hospital, Dayton, Ohio
- Describe the difference between a vascular tumor and a vascular malformation.
- Explain the natural course and history for vascular tumors and vascular malformations.
- List the treatment options for vascular tumors and vascular malformations.
- Cite the comorbidities associated with vascular tumors and vascular malformations.
*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.