July 2 Jul 2
2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Friday Fri

Updates Regarding COVID-19 Advisory

In light of the University’s guidance around social distancing, we have reviewed our upcoming Pediatric Grand Rounds sessions and have decided to move forward with virtual sessions for the immediate future. 

*Please note that all Pediatric Grands Rounds sessions will be online onlyPlease do not go to LPCH Auditorium. 

Pediatric Grand Rounds (CME): COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine and Myocarditis in Adolescents and Young Adults

Grace Lee, MD, Shiraz Maskatia, MD, and Elizabeth Profita, MD - Stanford School of Medicine

Given recent developments around cases of myocarditis following mRNA COVID vaccination, we have decided to extend our Pediatrics Grand Rounds season for an additional session featuring experts from pediatric cardiology and infectious disease.

*This is the last session of Pediatric Grand Rounds for the 2020-2021 academic year. We will resume Friday, September 10, 2021.

Grace Lee, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Stanford School of Medicine

Shiraz Maskatia, MD

Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatric Cardiology
Stanford School of Medicine

Elizabeth Profita, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatric Cardiology 
Stanford School of Medicine

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E-mail us at pedsgrandrounds@stanford.edu with any questions. 

Session Description

Given recent developments around cases of myocarditis following mRNA COVID vaccination, we have decided to extend our Pediatrics Grand Rounds season for an additional session featuring experts from pediatric cardiology and infectious disease.

Education Goals

  • To review available local, national, and international data on cases of myocarditis following mRNA vaccines
  • To discuss general principles of diagnosis and management of myocarditis and provide interim guidance on management of myocarditis cases following vaccination
  • To discuss benefit-risk balance considerations for individual clinical decision-making and policy decisions