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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

Virginia Neonatal Nutrition Conference (sponsor and presenter)

The Virginia Neonatal Nutrition Association is a nonprofit, 501C charity organization formed to serve as a healthcare-based educational and networking association for dietitians and other healthcare providers involved in the provision of evidenced-based medical nutrition therapy to high risk infants and young children.

September 25, 2015
9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228

Learn more and register online.

CollaborATe: A Transdisciplinary Approach to Assistive Technology through the Lifespan

Pediatric and adult speech, occupational and physical therapists are encouraged to join Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU for this special symposium on assitive technology:

October 3, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU - Brook Road Campus
2924 Brook Road
Richmond, VA 23220
Regsiter online
Download the 2015 AT Symposium brochure

Lunch will be provided. Please contact Sara Barnhill at 804-228-5915 for more information.

FOCUS: The Pediatric and Neonatal Care Conference

A continuing education conference for nurses and other health care professionals with educational sessions on acute, critical and emergency/trauma care.

November 12-13, 2015
Richmond Downtown Marriott
500 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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

Download the 2015 FOCUS Pediatric and Neonatal Care Conference brochure
2015 FOCUS Conference Call for posters.

21st Annual VCU Sports Medicine Update in Primary Care
NEW: Special half-day pediatric conference and dinner

Pediatric session topics include asthma, lifelong care for patients with congenital heart defects, back pain in athletes, common knee and ankle injuries and the return to learning after a concussion.

December 4-6, 2015
Kingsmill Resort
1010 Kingsmill Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Regsiter online
Download the 2015 VCU Sports Medicine Update in Primary Care 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.