Pediatric Grand Rounds

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


Welcome to, which provides you with the Pediatric Grand Rounds Schedule and online Evaluation Survey. By completing our survey, you will help us to identify quality speakers for future Grand Rounds and enable us to provide you with CME credit tracking for Grand Round events you have attended during each academic year (September 1-August 31).

To Receive CME Credit:

Complete the survey. Make sure to complete the survey for each Grand Round you attend.

Beginning in 2019, a summary certificate for the prior academic year’s CME credits will be available from October to November each calendar year. Requests can be made at

To View Grand Rounds by Zoom: 

Pediatric Grand Rounds Schedule:

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 Education and Office Building, Conference Room 1900. 
Time: 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Check our website weekly for any schedule changes.

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Click here to download schedule (PDF).

July 13, 2018

Kyung Rhee, M.D., M.Sc., M.A.
Medical Director, Medical Behavioral Unit
Rady Children’s Hospital — San Diego
Director of Research, Division of Hospital Medicine
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
“When Is It More Than Just Picky Eating: The Ins and Outs of Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) and Anorexia (AN)”

July 20, 2018

Benjamin Maxwell, M.D.

Medical Director of Inpatient Psychiatry
Rady Children’s Hospital — San Diego
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego
“Adolescent Depression”

July 27, 2018

Jaime Friedman, M.D.

Lead Physician
Children’s Primary Care Medical Group
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
“Social Media: Why You Should Opt In”

August 3, 2018

Mike Hogarth, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.M.I.
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Clinical Research Information Officer
Director, ACTRI Bioinformatics
PI: Calif. Integrated Vital Records System
“Informatics and the Merging of Research and Quality Measurements with Bedside Care”

August 10, 2018

Kara Bagot, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego
“Adolescent Substance Use Disorders”

August 17, 2018

Suzanne Starling, M.D.
Medical Director, Chadwick Center
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
“You Can Prevent Serious Child Abuse: Evaluation Of Sentinel Injuries in Children”

August 24, 2018

Jeffrey Schwimmer, M.D.
Director, Fatty Liver Clinic
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
Professor of Pediatrics
“A Coming of Age Story– Pediatric Fatty Liver, San Diego and the Nation”

August 31, 2018

Susan Laubach, M.D.
Clinic Director, Allergy and Immunology
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
“If in Doubt, Give Epi!: Standardizing San Diego County’s Allergy and Anaphylaxis Action Plan”

Contact Us

Continuing Medical Education 
Phone:  888-966-4092
Fax:  858-966-8018

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