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Current CME activities

Pediatric Grand Rounds

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

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
Download the Clinical Challenges in Pediatric Primary Care Conference Brochure

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.

Pediatrics at the Beach 2015

Join Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU for the 37th annual Peds at the Beach pediatric primary care conference:

July 17-19, 2015
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel
57th Street and Atlantic Avenue
Download the Peds at the Beach 2015 brochure
Register online.

This course is designed for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, counselors, social workers and other health care professionals who deliver primary care to children and adolescents. Each half-day program will be devoted to one of the following subject areas: emergency medicine, primary care, and developmental pediatrics. Plenary sessions will include a question and answer session with each presentation, small group discussions will be offered, and a reception will provide additional opportunities for participants to discuss medical issues with faculty members and colleagues.

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.