Department-wide Events & Lectures
May 24, 2019 Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Climate Change: What Every Pediatrician Needs to Know Aaron Bernstein, MD, MPH - Boston Children's Hospital
Too often misunderstood as a problem of the future, or as a problem for someone living somewhere else, events such as the recent wildfires and droughts in California make clear that climate change is a concern for here and now. This presentation will illuminate the connections between climate change, and the reliance on dirty fuels that drive it, and child health.
May 31, 2019 Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): New Path for Pediatric Safety - TOGETHER Stephen Muething, MD - Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Pediatric Patient Safety Lecture
This session will describe the journey to one organization and the journey of more than 100 organizations collaborating with a common goal to achieve zero serious harm for all patients and staff.
June 07, 2019 Pediatric Faculty and Staff Awards Awards Day is held during the Pediatric Grand Rounds time slot (no grand rounds).
June 14, 2019 Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Righting the Pendulum: Promoting Trainee Autonomy Lee Trope, MD, Jessica Moriarty, MD, Sindu Vellanki, MD - Pediatrics Residency Program
Chief Residents' Presentation
June 21, 2019 Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Residents Housewide Debate: This House Believes That More Regulatory Efforts are Needed to Curb the Opioid Epidemic Kamaal Jones, MD, Michael O'Hara, MD, Bradley Segal, MD, Jewel Sheehan, MD
The opioid epidemic is responsible for ~ 50,000 deaths per year in the US. Prescription opioids are often the first exposure and have been associated with persistent use and abuse. Whether or not heightened regulatory efforts around prescribing will impact subsequent abuse is controversial.
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