Online Grand Rounds and Video Library

Diagnostic Error in Pediatrics

Objectives and Disclosures

Participants will be able to:

  1. Assess the impact of diagnostic error on patients/families, providers, and the healthcare system.
  2. Analyze how we make diagnoses and how these practices fail and acknowledge the role of bias in diagnostic error.
  3. Outline current ongoing work to improve the diagnostic process.

Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.


Kristina Toncray, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UW; Medical Director, Patient Safety; Associate Vice Chair for Quality and Safety, Seattle Children’s



Seattle Children’s is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Seattle Children’s designates this online educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the criteria for up to 1 hour of Category I CME credit to satisfy the relicensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.

Videos are available for only one year after posting.

If you wish to receive Category I CME credit for viewing this Provider Grand Rounds session, please complete the evaluation form. Upon completion of the form you will receive an auto-reply email that will serve as the only confirmation of your CME credit. Please keep the email for your records.