Grand Rounds

Print this page Bookmark and Share

Grand Rounds are held each Wednesday at 8:30 am in the auditorium at Dayton Children's.

Can't make it to Grand Rounds?

View our grand rounds online  and earn CME and CE credit.

Upcoming Grand Rounds

April 20 - 8:30 am

*Violence, Heroin and Youth

 Timothy Shaw, JD, Special Agent FBI (Retired)-Senior Director of Operations, Advanced Technical Intelligence Center, Wright State Research Institute, Beavercreek, Ohio

Objectives:

  1. Cite the level of violence in the youth community.
  2. Report the amount of heroin and availability.
  3. Discuss the solution to the problem, the TIE program.

April 27 - 8:30 am

*“Is THAT normal?  The changing landscape of youth sexuality.”

 Gregory Ramey, PhD- Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; Executive Director, Center for Pediatric Mental Health Resources, Dayton Children’s Hospital

 Objectives:

  1. Identify two key trends regarding childhood/youth sexuality over the last 30 years.
  2. Describe the two greatest threats to children developing a healthy and positive understanding of sexuality.
  3. Discuss how medical professionals can do a better job in promoting a healthy development of youth sexuality.

May 4 - 8:30 am

Type II Diabetes in Youth:  Emergence of New Therapeutic Options

 Yelena Nicholson, DO-Department of Endocrinology, Dayton Children’s Hospital

Objectives:

  1. Cite statistics of increased incidence of Type II Diabetes in children and young adults.
  2. Describe the crisis of care in the treatment of children with Type II Diabetes.
  3. Illustrate FDA approved medication options for treatment in children and young adults  with Type II Diabetes.
  4. Review new management algorithms in the treatment of Type II Diabetes in young adults and describe the need for new treatment algorithms in younger children. 

May 11 - 8:30 am

Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)

Cassandra J. Burns, MD, Lt. Col., USAF MC-Pediatric Neurologist, WPAFB, Dayton, Ohio

 Objectives:

  1. Describe exactly what POTS is (and is not).
  2. Illustrate how to diagnose POTS.
  3. Identify lifestyle preventive measures and medications used in the treatment of POTS.
  4. Cite how to enhance clinician comfort of evaluating and treating POTS in the out-patient clinic.

May 18 - 8:30 am

Dysautonomia-Updates in Diagnosis and Management

 Daniel Lacey, MD, PhD-Associate Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, WSU BSOM; Neurologist, Dayton Children’s Hospital

 Objectives:

  1. Review the function of the autonomic nervous system, sympathetic and parasympathetic.
  2. Describe and familiarize the audience with the common clinical conditions that involve disturbances in the autonomic nervous system.
  3. Illustrate how these disorders inter-relate and become a “family” of connected, similar symptoms.

May 25 - 8:30 am

Pediatric Malnutrition:  Indicators and Identification

Rachel Saloman, RD, LD-Clinical Dietitian, Dayton Children’s Hospital

Objectives:

  1. Define pediatric malnutrition and how to identify and diagnose it.
  2. Distinguish the chronicity and severity of pediatric malnutrition.

 


*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.

Questions?

Contact Sue Strader, continuing medical education coordinator, at 937-641-5128.

 

Pediatric Link

Finding the latest trusted child health and safety information doesn't have to be hard. Pediatric Link, Dayton Children's e-newsletter offers timely and up-to-date information for health care professionals from the experts you trust at Dayton Children's.

Sign up

The Right Experts

Just right for all kids

Accreditations

The Children's Medical Center of Dayton Dayton Children's
The Right Care for the Right Reasons

One Children's Plaza - Dayton, Ohio - 45404-1815
937-641-3000
www.childrensdayton.org