Department of Pediatrics

Pediatric Grand Rounds


Provided By Texas Children's Hospital


Day/Time/Location: Fridays, 8:30 a.m., via Zoom (link distributed via e-mail; if you are not on the distribution list, please send an e-mail with your name and preferred e-mail contact address to:

Objectives: Following the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

Utilize current medical literature (scientific evidence) related to evolving biomedical, clinical and cognate sciences and their application to improved patient care.

  • Communicate effectively with patients and healthcare team members
  • Demonstrate a commitment to carrying out professional responsibilities, adherence to ethical principles and sensitivity to a diverse patient population
  • Identify and evaluate the effectiveness of new treatment options for pediatric diseases

Target Audience, Needs, Educational Methods, Activity Evaluation: Physicians, Residents, And Fellows Need To Be Regularly Updated On Advances In The Field Of General Pediatrics And Pediatric Subspecialties. Educational Methods Will Include Lectures And Question & Answer Sessions. Participants Will Be Asked To Complete An Activity Evaluation.

Accreditation/Credit Designation: Texas Children's Hospital is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Texas Children's Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

View recordings of recent Pediatric Grand Round presentations. (BCM login required)


Upcoming Pediatric Grand Rounds


Topic and Speaker

Feb. 12, 2021

Virtual 5th Biennial William T. Shearer, "Innovations in Primary Immunodeficiency and Clinical Immunology" Symposium
Rebecca Hatcher Buckley, M.D., James Buren Sidbury Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics, in the School of Medicine, Professor of Pediatrics, Professor of Immunology in the Department of Immunology

Feb. 19, 2021

Discrimination 911
Dr. Andria Tatem

Feb. 26, 2021

Well being Grand Rounds
Dr. Linessa Zunig

March 5, 2021

Arnold J Rudolph Lecture
Prof. David Edwards, Professor of Paediatrics and Neonatology, King's College London, UK

March 12, 2021

Sickle Cell Disease and Historical Systemic Racism
Dr. Titilope Fasipe

March 19, 2021

COVID and Pregnancy
Dr. Spnja Rasmussen, M.D., MS, Professor Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health and Health Professions University of Florida

March 26, 2021

Leighton Hill Lectureship
Dr. Amy K. Mottl, M.D., MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

April 2, 2021 Holiday – no presentation
April 9, 2021 TBA
April 16, 2021 Why Facts and Science Don’t Always Change People’s Minds: Lesson for Vaccine Messaging
Dr. Brendan Nyhan