Pediatric Grand Rounds

RCHSD-UCSDA Continuing Medical Education Program of Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego and the Department of Pediatrics of the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine.

These lectures, funded in part by educational grants, provide current information in the field of pediatrics on the pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of diseases in children.

Location: Rady Children’s Medical Office Building, Conference Room 113 (unless otherwise noted)
Time: 8:30-9:30 a.m.

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Schedule

SEPTEMBER 4, 2015

CHUCK ALEJOS, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Pediatric Heart Transplant Program
Co-Director, Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica Mattel Childrens Hospital UCLA
“Transplantation and the Failing Fontan”

SEPTEMBER 11, 2015

KEVIN MURPHY, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Radiation Medicine & Applied Sciences
University of California, San Diego
“Magnetic Resonance Therapy (MRT): A Novel Therapeutic Approach to Treating Neurocognitive Disorders

SEPTEMBER 18, 2015

JOHN B. WELSH LECTURE IN BEHAVIORAL PEDIATRICS SALLY OZONOFF, Ph.D.
Endowed Professor and Vice Chair for Research Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences MIND Institute
University of California, Davis
“Advances in Early Detection of Autism Spectrum Disorder”

SEPTEMBER 25, 2015

JORDAN ORANGE, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology Director, Center for Human Immunobiology Texas Children’s Hospital
Professor of Pediatrics, Pathology and Immunology
Vice Chair for Research Department of Pediatrics Baylor College of Medicine
“Losing the Front Line of Immune Defense: NK Cell Deficiency”

OCTOBER 2, 2015

RAKESH BHATTACHARJEE, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics Department of Respiratory Medicine University of California, San Diego
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
“Adenotonsillectomy: Is it Necessary to Treat OSA in Children?”

OCTOBER 9, 2015

DAVID LEWIS, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics (Immunology)
Division Chief of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology
Department of Pediatrics
Stanford School of Medicine
Lucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital
“New Kid on the Block: Human Recent Thymic Emigrant T Cells – Biology and Immunodeficiency”

OCTOBER 16, 2015

JOHN DAGLE, M.D., Ph.D
Associate Director, Iowa Statewide Perinatal Care Program Program Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Professor of Pediatrics – Neonatology
Professor of Biochemistry
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
“A Case for the Routine Resuscitation of Infants Born at Less Than 24 Weeks Gestation”

OCTOBER 23, 2015

RAPHAELA GOLDBACH-MANSKY, M.D., M.H.S.
Acting Chief, The Translational Autoinflammatory Disease Section (TADS) Professor of Pediatrics
National Institues of Health
“Fire From Within: Interferon-Mediated Autoinflammatory Diseases:  Novel Opportunities for Treatment”

OCTOBER 30, 2015

JENNIFER PUCK, M.D.
Professor of Immunology and Pediatrics
Division of Allergy/Immunology and Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Institute for Human Genetics
University of California, San Francisco
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital
“Population Based Newborn Screening for SCID and T Cell Lymphopenia”

NOVEMBER 6, 2015

STEVE SCHERER, Ph.D., FRSC
Director, The Center for Applied Genomics Senior Scientist, Genetics & Genome Biology Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics Director, McLaughlin Centre
University of Toronto
The Hospital for Sick Children – Toronto
“Informative Case Studies in Autism Guiding New Research”

NOVEMBER 13, 2015

LISA ROBINSON, M.D., FRCP(C)
Division Head, Nephrology
The Hospital for Sick Children
Senior Scientist, Cell Biology – Research Institute Professor of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics University of Toronto
“Acute Kidney Injury: A New Look at an Old Problem”

NOVEMBER 20, 2015

DIANNE MCKAY, M.D.
Director of Transplant Nephrology
Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Diego
“Role of Innate Immunity in Ischemic Organ Damage”

NOVEMBER 27, 2015 – THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

DECEMBER 4, 2015

MARK WAINWRIGHT, MD, PHD
Founders Board Chair in Neurocritical Care
Director, Ruth D. & Ken M. Davee Pediatric Neurocritical Care Program
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Professor of Neurology & Pediatrics
Divisions of Neurology & Critical Care Medicine
“Neuroprotection in the Pediatric ICU: Bridging the Gap Between Bench and Bedside”

DECEMBER 11, 2015

MAMATA SIVAGNANAM, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Medical Student and Resident Education
Co-Director of the Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Fellowship Program
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
“Listen to Your Gut; Genetics and Study of Intestinal Failure”

DECEMBER 18, 2015 – WINTER BREAK DECEMBER 25, 2015 – WINTER BREAK JANUARY 1, 2016 – WINTER BREAK

JANUARY 8, 2016

CARLOS RAMOS, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Neonatology
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
“Pathophysiology of Neonatal and Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension”

JANUARY 15, 2016

THE 17TH ANNUAL LENOIR/HAMBURGER LECTURE HANNAH VALANTINE, M.D.
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Transplantation Genomics
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health
“Precision Medicine in Action: Applying Genomic Tools to Improve Transplant Health Outcomes”

JANUARY 22, 2016

VIRGINIA PASCUAL, M.D.
Investigator
Director, Centers for Inflammation and Genomics Gayle and Max Clampitt Chair in Human Immunology Baylor Institiute for Immunology Research
“A Genomic Approach to Understand the Pathogenesis of Pediatric Rheumatic Diseases”

JANUARY 29, 2016

ELLIS NEUFELD, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center Egan Family Foundation Professor of Transitional Medicine in Pediatrics Harvard Medical School
Boston Children’s Hospital
“Advances in Monitoring and Management of Transfusional Iron Overload”

FEBRUARY 5, 2016

BENJAMIN SHNEIDER, M.D.
Chief, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Professor of Pediatrics Baylor College of Medicine Texas Children’s Hospital
“Genetic Cholestasis in Children – Insights into Biology”

FEBRUARY 12, 2016

RON NEWFIELD, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics Division of Endocrinology University of California, San Diego
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
“Pediatric Thyroid Cancer: What’s New?”

FEBRUARY 19, 2016

ANDREW DAUBER, M.D., M.M.Sc
Program Director and Director of Translational Research
Cincinnati Center for Growth Disorders
Assistant Professor
UC Department of Pediatrics
University of Cincinnati Medical School
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
“New Insights into the Genetic Control of Growth and Puberty”

FEBRUARY 26, 2016

ALEXANDER BASSUK, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Neurology and Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Associate Professor of Neurology
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
“Adventures in Neurogenetics”

MARCH 4, 2016

JOHN LANTOS, M.D.
Director of Pediatric Bioethics
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Children’s Mercy Kansas City
“Should Doctors Refuse to Care for Children of Vaccine-Hesitant Parents?”

MARCH 11, 2016

ADRIANA TREMOULET, M.D., M.A.S.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Pharmacology & Drug Discovery
Associate Director, Kawasaki Disease Research Center
“Putting out the Inflammatory Fire: Repurposing Drugs in Kawasaki Disease”

MARCH 18, 2016

PETER BYERS, M.D.
Professor of Pathology and Medicine (Medical Genetics) Adjunct Professor of Genome Sciences
University of Washington School of Medicine
“Almost Everything You Wanted to Know About Brittle Bone Disorders and the Question of Non-Accidental Injury”

MARCH 25, 2016 – CESAR CHAVEZ DAY

APRIL 1, 2016

LARRY EICHENFIELD, MD
Professor
Departments of Dermatology and Pediatrics Chief, Pediatric and Adolescent Dermatology University of California, San Diego
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
“New Approaches to Inflammatory Skin Diseases”

APRIL 8, 2016

LAURENCE COOPER, M.D., Ph.D.
CEO, ZIOPHARM Oncology
Visiting Scientist, Division of Pediatrics
The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center
“Engineering Clinical-Grade T Cells to Target Tumor and Pathogen”

APRIL 15, 2016

SANJEET HEGDE, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Cardiology
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
“Print Me a Stradivarius: 3D Printing and Simulation of Congenital Heart Defects”

APRIL 22, 2016 – RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM

APRIL 29, 2016

MARGARET LEIGH, M.D.
Chief, Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Director, Allergy Cystic Fibrosis Care Center Professor of Pediatrics
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
UNC Children’s Hospital
“Genetic Disorders of Cilia: Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia, Heterotaxy, Polycystic Kidney Disease, and More”

MAY 6, 2016

CHIEF RESIDENT
Chief Resident Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego

MAY 13, 2016

MARK TUSZYNSKI, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Center for Neural Repair Professor of Neuroscience University of California, San Diego
“Neural Stem Cells for Spinal Cord Injury: More Questions than Answers”

MAY 20, 2016

THE 43RD ANNUAL DAVID SUTHERLAND VISITING PROFESSOR LECTURE JOHN HERZENBERG, M.D.
Director of Pediatric Orthopedics
The Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics
Sinai Hospital
“Toward a New Paradigm in Limb Lengthening”

MAY 27, 2016

SALLIE PERMAR, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics Assistant Professor in Immunology
Assistant Professor in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Duke University School of Medicine
Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Center
“Maternal Immune Protection Against Perinatal HIV-1 and Cytomegalovirus Infection”

JUNE 3, 2016

HAYAT MOUSA, M.D., AGAF
Professor, Department of Pediatrics University of California, San Diego
Director, Clinical Operations, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
“What am I Missing in Managing my Constipated Patients? Is Ace an Option? When Should I Refer for Motility Evaluation?”

JUNE 10, 2016

CHIEF RESIDENT
Chief Resident Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego

JUNE 17, 2016

CHIEF RESIDENT
Chief Resident Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego

JUNE 24, 2016

KEITH CHOATE, M.D., Ph.D., FAAD
Associate Professor of Dermatology, Genetics and Pathology
Division of Dermatology
Yale School of Medicine
“Genetic Investigation of Rare Inherited and Mosaic Disorders Reveals Novel Pathways for Disease Pathogenesis”

CME Information

Rady Children’s Continuing Medical Education relies upon its faculty to provide information in a manner that is objective and as free from bias as possible. All instructors are asked to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their participation.

Accreditation: Rady Children’s is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Credit: The Rady Children’s Hospital – San Diego designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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