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Grand Rounds

Continuing Medical Education is a high priority for those who work in the health care profession. One format used by Children's Hospital & Medical Center for educating physicians, students, residents and other medical professionals is Grand Rounds. Pediatric Grand Rounds are presented live each Friday from 8-9 a.m. at Children’s in the Glow auditorium on the 3rd floor. These programs are made available to view via our internet link. CME credit is approved for one year from the date of the presentation. Archived presentations may be viewed for content, but credit is not offered.

CME Credit

Grand Rounds CME credit is available and approved for programs presented within one year of today's date. To apply for CME credit for 2016 presentations, please click on the specific presentation's "CME Credit" icon. For qualifying 2016 presentations, please click on the large "CME Credit" icon at the top of the 2016 Presentations page.

Contact CME Coordinator Sara Olsen at solsen@childrensomaha.org or (402) 955-6070 with questions.

Date Title of Presentation
2017/09/29 Update on medical and surgical management of short bowel syndrome
Brian Jones, MD
Children’s Specialty Physicians
General Surgery
Assistant Professor, Surgery-Pediatric General
UNMC College of Medicine

Ruben Quiros, MD

Children’s Specialty Physicians
Clinical Service Chief
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Professor, Pediatric Gastroenterology
UNMC College of Medicine
 
Objectives:
1. Review common causes of short bowel syndrome in pediatric patients.
2. Review medical optimization of short bowel syndrome in pediatric patients.
3. Review surgical options to augment care of short bowel syndrome in pediatric patients.
4. Discuss the multidisciplinary care of pediatric patients with short bowel syndrome at Children's Hospital & Medical Center.

Presenters have disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.
2017/10/06 Working with a Biostatistician
Jane Meza, PhD
Interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Global and Student Support, Senior Associate Dean,
Professor of Biostatistics
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Public Health            

Objectives:
1.       Identify the role of biostatistics in research.
2.       Describe the need for early involvement of statisticians in research.
3.       Discover services offered by biostatisticians.

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.

2017/10/13 No Grand Rounds
2017/10/20 From Playgrounds to Public Health, in conjunction with NE AAP fall meeting
Ali S. Khan, MD, MPH
Dean, Department of Epidemiology
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Public Health            

Objectives:
1. Summarize the key public health challenges in the State of Nebraska.
2. Attribute risk factors and the role of social determinants of health to public health risks for children.
3. Generate ideas to improve health outcomes for all of Nebraska’s children.

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.
2017/10/27 Distinguished Lecture in Ethics
Take-home lessons from the case of Charlie Gard
John Lantos, MD
Director, Children’s Mercy Bioethics Center
Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City            

Objectives:            
1. Review the concept of shared decision making in pediatrics
2. Discuss the limits of parental rights to demand experimental therapy
3. Speculate about whether British law will change, and about whether it should            

Presenter has disclosed no actual or potential conflict of interest related to this educational activity.

For additional Grand Rounds opportunities, see our Trauma Grand Rounds page.

Children's Hospital & Medical Center is accredited by the Nebraska Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Children's Hospital & Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of one (1) AMA PRA Category I CreditTMPhysicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.