Department-wide Events & Lectures

  • September 20, 2019 Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME)-Maternal Immunization - Impact on Maternal and Newborn Health Flor Munoz-Rivas, MD - Baylor College of Medicine

    In this session, we will review the concept of maternal immunization and the history of the development of vaccines for immunization of pregnant women for the improvement of maternal and newborn health worldwide. Through a review of the lessons learned from the research and implementation of maternal vaccination with tetanus, influenza, and pertussis vaccine, we will recognize the important role of maternal immunization in maternal and child health, and the impact of this strategy in reducing infant morbidity and mortality. 


  • September 24, 2019 ENGAGE Leadership Series: What is Leadership and What It Isn't - Developing Your Leadership Map Tom Collins, MD - Pediatrics, Cardiology

    This session will be a didactic activity covering the characteristics and definition of leadership, how it differs from management, why leadership is important in medicine, the most important skills for successful leadership, and a frame for attendees to use to build their leadership approach and abilities.

  • September 27, 2019 Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME)- Severe Influenza Viral Infection: Novel Vaccine and Gene Therapy Approaches David B. Lewis - Stanford School of Medicine

    An overview of influenza A pandemics and their potential threats to worldwide health. This will be followed by the current limitiations of annual flu vaccines for providing protection against newly emerging strains. Three different strategies will be discussed that are being developed to provide enhanced protection against severe influenza A infection.

  • October 01, 2019 ENGAGE Educational Scholarship Think Tank Session to discuss educational scholarship, works in progress, participate in practice sessions, and receive feedback

    Conference Room 311
    3rd Floor - LPCH Main Building

  • October 04, 2019 7th Annual Education Forum Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center

    Join us on Friday, October 4, 2019 at LKSC Berg Hall for the 7th Annual Education Forum: Innovations in Medical & Biosciences Education at Stanford. The Education Forum will highlight innovations in medical and bioscience education, and provide tools and strategies to be effective teachers, mentors, educators, and leaders. The Education Forum will be a teaching and learning opportunity for faculty, students, residents, fellows, postdocs, and staff.  Register online!