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Current CME activities

Pediatric Grand Rounds

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

Rao R. Ivatury Trauma Symposium

“Extremes of Age: A Paradigm Shift in the Trauma Community Response” is a multidisciplinary conference designed to inform attendees about current challenges in trauma care throughout the continuum and will highlight the special care of the geriatric and pediatric patient.

March 23, 2016
7 a.m. - 5:10 p.m.
Downtown Richmond Marriott
500 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Please check back for the full brochure.

4th Annual Feeding Conference

The purpose of this conference is to introduce participants to hands on techniques used during the treatment of children with feeding disorders.

March 31 and April 1, 2016 (same conference offered on two dates)
7:45 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU - Brook Road Campus
2924 Brook Road
Richmond, VA 23220

Register online
Download the 2016 Feeding Conference brochure

4th Annual Clinical Challenges in Pediatric Primary Care Conference

The target audience of this conference includes physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and other health care professionals who deliver primary care to children and adolescents. The program will be devoted to population health and mental health topics and resources.

April 9, 2016
8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228

Download the 2016 Clinical Challenges in Pediatric Primary Care Conferenc brochure

38th Annual Pediatrics at the Beach - Pediatric Primary Care Conference

Physicians, physician assistants, nurses, counselors, social workers and other health care professionals who deliver primary care to children and adolescents are invited to join us at the beach to learn more about emergency medicine, primary care and developmental pediatrics.

July 15-17
Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel
57th and Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA

Download the 2016 Peds at the Beach Brochure

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.