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Pediatric Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds Schedule
Tuesdays, 8-9 a.m., Sanger Hall, Room 1-044

FOCUS: The Pediatric and Neonatal Care Conference

October 16-17, 2014
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Richmond Downtown Marriott
500 E. Broad Street, Richmond, VA

Download conference brochure

Join Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, VCU Medical Center and HCA Virginia for a continuing education conference for nurses and other health care professionals with educational sessions on acute, critical and emergency/trauma care.

October 16: Pre-conference half day on pharmacology
October 17: Full day conference with breakout tracks

For more information call the VCU Medical Center Department of Education and Professional Development at (804) 828-0418. 

Download conference presentations
*Please check back as additional presentations will be added.

Buxton - Adolescent Substance Abuse
Fox - Glucose Protocol
Jeter - Pediatric Burn Trauma
Kuester - Adolescent Sports Injuries
Lanning - Bariatric Surgery and the Morbidly Obese Adolescent
Lee, C. - Asthma Medications
Lee, S. - Congenital Heart Defects
Reyna and Ritenour - Silent Aspiration
Rumsey - Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Myth vs. Reality
Schmidt - Eating the Gluten Free Way, Success with Celiac Disease

Clinical Challenges in Pediatric Primary Care 2015

Join Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU and the Virginia Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics for a continuing education seminar:

March 7, 2015
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Keynote Address: “Population Health: From the Bedside to the Community”
Colleen A. Kraft, MD, Medical Director, Health Network at Cincinnati Children’s
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Please contact Sherry Black for more information.

VCU CME office

The VCU School of Medicine’s continuing medical education program manages activities for physicians and other health care professionals throughout Virginia, the Mid-Atlantic region and the U.S. 

The CME program includes:

  • Annual conferences
  • Regularly scheduled community-based presentations
  • Clinically oriented experiences held at VCU Health System’s MCV Hospitals
  • Satellite television broadcasts
  • Remote site teleconferences
  • Independent learning opportunities
  • Enduring materials

The VCU CME program is one of the largest university continuing medical education programs in the U.S. Each year more than 17,000 physicians and health care professionals participate in VCU-sponsored and jointly sponsored continuing education activities. Each activity is designed to meet identified educational needs in clinical practice and health care delivery, in an era of rapidly expanding knowledge, new technologies and progressive demands on health care professionals. Attention is also carefully directed to the personal needs and well-being of our participants.