Department-wide Events & Lectures
Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Life with Only Half A Heart: Understanding Single Ventricle Congenital Heart Disease and Its Consequences
Jack Rychik, MD - Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
In this lecture, we will review the pathophysiology, hurdles, challenges and opportunities for patients with a single ventricle and Fontan circulation and what needs to be done to create a normal quality and duration of life for these unique individuals.
Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): National Trends in Pediatric Palliative Care: Where are we, and where are we going?
Sarah Friebert, MD - Akron Children's Hospital | Northeast Ohio Medical University
The Ben-Efraim Family Endowed Lectureship in Pediatric Palliative Care
This session will explore current state-of-the-art thinking about PPC, both at the clinical/patient/family level as well as for organizations, systems and communities. We will also review upcoming trends in palliative care and health care generally, and how they will affect PPC teams and stakeholders.
Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): Sex and PAH: Exploring Susceptibility to Develop Novel Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Approaches
Eric D. Austin, MD, MSCI - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Dunlevie Lecture In Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Medicine
In this Session, we will examine the sex disparity in PAH, as well as is possible causes and consequences. In addition, we will discuss opportunities for intervention, including more precise potential approaches to more effectively, and safely, implement sex hormone-related therapy.
Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME) - Don’t Just Do Something, Stand There; Unnecessary Care, Lessons Learned from Canada
Jeremy Friedman, MB.ChB FRCP - University of Toronto
This session will examine the scope and some of the drivers of low value care, including both unnecessary testing and treatment in pediatric healthcare.
10th Annual Pediatrics Research Retreat
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning & Knowledge
The Stanford Department of Pediatrics invites you to the 10th Annual Pediatrics Research Retreat: Ten Years of Scientific Discovery and Innovation on Friday, April 19. This event is an opportunity for faculty, fellows, residents, postdoctoral scholars, and students of all disciplines to share the latest research developments in their field. The research retreat will include scientific presentations, a poster session, and networking opportunities.
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