Pediatric Grand Rounds Live Webcast for CME

Live webcasts of Pediatric Grand Rounds are not approved for CME credit. CME credit may be approved for the Archived Pediatric Grand Rounds Webcasts of these programs, which are typically posted within 72 hours of the live transmission.

Next Presentation:

Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Problems: Let’s Figure it Out!
Available Live on Jan 30, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Maureen Lefton-Greif, PhD, CCC-SLP
Associate Professor, Departments of Pediatrics, Otolaryngology  Head and Neck Surgery, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify diagnostic criteria and clinical presentations of babies and young children who should be referred for specific swallow evaluations to obtain the appropriate workup of swallowing and feeding problems
  • Formulate key questions to ask caregivers to ascertain information necessary for optimal diagnostic and management decision-making
  • Explain the risks and benefits of different instrumental swallowing assessments in the context of the clinical problem


Live webcasts of Pediatric Grand Rounds are not approved for CME credit. CME credit may be approved for the Archived Pediatric Grand Rounds Webcasts of these programs, which are typically posted within 72 hours of the live transmission.

Other Upcoming Presentations:

Superbugs, Antibiotics, and the Pediatrician
Available Live on Feb 6, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Shirley Jankelevich, MD
Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist, Director, Infection Control and Prevention, All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • List the major antibiotic classes as well as the different classes of B-lactam antibiotics
  • Discuss the two most concerning mechanisms of resistance in gram-negative bacilli (GNB)
  • Explain to their patients why overuse and misuse of antibiotics results in the spread of antibiotic resistance


Live webcasts of Pediatric Grand Rounds are not approved for CME credit. CME credit may be approved for the Archived Pediatric Grand Rounds Webcasts of these programs, which are typically posted within 72 hours of the live transmission.

Speaker To Be Determined
Available Live on Feb 13, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Speaker To Be Determined

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Speaker To Be Determined


Live webcasts of Pediatric Grand Rounds are not approved for CME credit. CME credit may be approved for the Archived Pediatric Grand Rounds Webcasts of these programs, which are typically posted within 72 hours of the live transmission.

Doctors Without Borders: A Look at South Sudan
Available Live on Feb 20, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Kelly Hildebrand, MD
General Pediatrician, Newborn Nursery, Bayfront Baby Place, St. Petersburg, FL

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify the difficulties encountered when practicing in a developing country


Live webcasts of Pediatric Grand Rounds are not approved for CME credit. CME credit may be approved for the Archived Pediatric Grand Rounds Webcasts of these programs, which are typically posted within 72 hours of the live transmission.

Journal Quest XI: An Interactive Review of Recent Pediatric Medical News
Available Live on Feb 27, 2015 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Joseph Scarano, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Florida State University College of Medicine; Practicing Pediatrician, Giangreco, Scarano & Taylor Pediatrics, Bradenton, FL

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Evaluate the credibility of recently published pediatric medical evidence
  • Identify recent publications that impact the medical care of children
  • Describe available resources for current evidence impacting pediatric care


CME Credit:
Live Webcasts of pediatric grand rounds are not approved for CME credit.  CME credit may be approved for the archived webcast of this program, which will be available at Archived Pediatric Grand Rounds Webcast.  Archived pediatric Grand Rounds are typically posted within 72 hours of the live transmission. 

To Ask a Question:
While watching Pediatric Grand Rounds online, you can ask questions of the speaker by clicking the "ask" button in the upper left hand area of the viewer window. It looks like this:

Target Audience:
This course is designed for the continuing professional development of practicing pediatricians and family practice physicians in the ambulatory and hospital setting.


Minimum System Requirements

While the presentations may be viewable on systems that don't meet these criteria, it is recommended that your computer meets the following standards:

General 
  • Broadband internet access (DSL, Cable, T1, Wi-fi)
  • Speakers or Headphones
Windows 2000, XP, or Vista
Mac OS Version - OS X
  • Browser Requirements: Internet Explorer 5.2.3 or later for Mac OS X, Safari 1.0.3 or later (Safari 1.2.4 & above recommended), Firefox 1.0 or later
  • Media Player Requirements: Windows Media Player for Mac OS X
Mac OS Version - OS 9

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