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Provider Grand Rounds

Provider Grand Rounds

Every Thursday, Wright Auditorium, 8 to 9 a.m. A continental breakfast is available from 7:30 a.m. Visiting physicians may use Lot 1 or Lot 2 (PDF). For more information, call 206-987-5379.

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Seattle Children’s is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Seattle Children’s designates this live 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.

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Provider Grand Rounds Schedule and Topics

July 18, 2019

A Retrospective Look at 46 Years of FASD: How Did We Get Here From Where We Started?
David Smith Memorial Lecture

Kenneth Lyons Jones, MD
Department of Pediatrics, Division Of Dysmorphology/Teratology, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, California

July 25, 2019

Genome Editing: Its Promise and Perils

Daniel Leifer, MD
Resident, Seattle Children’s

August 1, 2019

Beyond the Sniffles: Unraveling the Common Cold

Alpana Waghmare, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, UW; Associate Vaccine and Infectious Diseases, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

August 8, 2019

Integrating Genomic Analysis Into Clinical Management of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Abelson Hematology-Oncology Lecture

Charles Mullighan, MB BS, MSc, MD
Deputy Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Co-Leader, Hematological Malignancies Program, Medical Director, St. Jude Biorepository, William E. Evans Endowed Chair

August 15, 2019

The Evolution of Genetic Counseling in Support of Family-Centered Genomics

Linda Ramsdell, MS, LGC
Genetic Counselor Supervisor, Genetic Medicine, Seattle Children's

Darci Sternen, MS, LCGC
Genetic Counselor, Seattle Children’s

August 22, 2019

Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia: Diagnosis and Outcomes

Leif Nelin, MD
Division Chief of Neonatology at Nationwide Children's Hospital; Dean Jeffers Endowed Chair in Neonatology; Professor of Pediatrics, Ohio State University College of Medicine

August 29, 2019

Challenges and Opportunities in Cardio-Oncology

Kasey Leger, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics, UW; Hematology-Oncology, Seattle Children’s

September 5, 2019

Updates in Crohn's and Colitis

Namita Singh, MD, MSc
Associate Director of IBD, South Clinic, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Seattle Children’s; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UW

September 12, 2019

Do No Harm: Responding to Adverse Events in Healthcare

Kristina Toncray, MD
Physician Director, Patient Safety Events, Pediatric Hospitalist, Seattle Children’s; Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UW

September 19, 2019

Digital Addiction – A 21st-Century Epidemic
Adkins Lecture

Dimitri Christakis, MD, MPH
Editor, JAMA Pediatrics; Director, Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, Seattle Children’s Research Institute; George Adkins Professor of Pediatrics, Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry, Adjunct Professor of Health Services, University of Washington

September 26, 2019

Wearable Technologies in Pediatric Ophthalmology
Roger Johnson Ophthalmology Lecture

Joseph M. Miller, MD, MPH
The Murray and Clara Walker Memorial Endowed Chair in Ophthalmology; Professor, Optical Sciences; Professor, Public Health, University of Arizona

2018–2019 Archives

Provider Grand Rounds videos are archived for only one year after their original presentation.

July 19, 2018

Pediatric Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: From Takis to Transplant 

Niviann Blondet, MD
Acting Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Gastroenterology, Seattle Children’s

July 26, 2018

Innovation in Transplantation and Cell Therapy for Leukemia in Children, Adolescents and Young Adults

Marie Bleakley, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Hematology-Oncology, Seattle Children’s

August 2, 2018

Imaging Stewardship in the Acute Care for Pediatric Nephrolithiasis

Jonathan Ellison, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Urology, UW; Urology, Seattle Children’s

August 9, 2018

Losing Sleep Over Stimulant Treatment of ADHD: Research and Clinical Perspectives

Mark Stein, PhD, ABPP
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science and Pediatrics, UW; Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Seattle Children’s

Chris Varley, MD
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UW; Program Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Program, Seattle Children’s

August 16, 2018

Occupational Hazards of a Career in Medicine: Getting Real and Staying Healthy

Chris Bundy, MD, MPH
Clinical Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; UW; Medical Director, Washington Physicians Health Program

August 23, 2018

What Is Best? Whose Interests Count? Rethinking the Best Interest Standard in Pediatric Chronic Disease

Aaron Wightman, MD, MA
Assistant Professor, Division of Bioethics; Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine; Nephrology, Bioethics, Seattle Children’s

August 30, 2018

Talking the Talk: Everyday Equity and the Science of Communication

Casey Lion, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Attending Physician, General Pediatrics, Seattle Children’s

September 6, 2018

CAR T Cells for Pediatric Cancers: Current Concepts and Future Possibilities
Abelson Hematology-Oncology Lecture

Crystal Mackall, MD
Professor, Pediatrics and Medicine, Stanford University; Director, Stanford Center for Cancer Cell Therapy; Associate Director, Stanford Cancer Institute; Director, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, Stanford

September 13, 2018

“The Next Genderation”: The Clinical Approach to Transgender and Gender-Diverse Youth Across Development
Robert Deischer Adolescent Medicine Lecture

Scott Leibowitz, MD
Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Nationwide Children’s; Medical Director of Behavioral Health for Nationwide Children’s THRIVE Gender Development Program; Co-Chairman, Sexual Orientation Gender Identity Issues Committee for the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Faculty for the World Professional Association of Transgender Health’s Global Education Initiative

September 20, 2018

Successes in Pediatric Heart Failure

Borah Hong, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Cardiology, Transplantation, Seattle Children’s
Planners disclose they have no relevant financial relationships. 
Speaker discloses: intent to reference the off-label or investigational use of enalapril, carvedilol, BiDil, entresto, and Spironolactone in the talk.
Review by CME Program Manager concludes that this presentation does not include content relevant to this disclosure.

September 27, 2018

New Insights Into Amblyopia
Roger Johnson Ophthalmology Lecture

Agnes Wong, MD, PhD, FRCSC
Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, John and Melinda Thompson Chair in Vision Neurosciences, University of Toronto
Planners disclose they have no relevant financial relationships. 
Speaker discloses: a grant from The Canadian Institutes of Health Research. 
Review by CME Program Manager concludes that this presentation does not include content relevant to this disclosure

October 4, 2018

Ending Midlife Bias: Ethics for Pediatrics and the Rest of Life
Treuman Katz Ethics Lecture

Nancy Jecker, PhD
Professor, Bioethics and Humanities, University of Washington School of Medicine
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships,

October 11, 2018

Learning From Advances in Childhood ALL Treatment to Guide a Therapeutic Agenda
Ron Chard Clinical Oncology Lecture

Lia Gore, MD
Professor, Pediatrics, Medical Oncology and Hematology, University of Colorado; Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant; The Ergen Family Endowed Chair in Pediatric Oncology, Children's Hospital Colorado, Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

October 18, 2018

Antibiotics Don’t Give Themselves – New Directions in Antimicrobial Stewardship

Scott Weissman, MD
Associate Professor, of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, UW; Infectious Disease, Seattle Children’s

Adam Brothers, PharmD
Pharmacist, Seattle Children's
Planners and speakers disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

October 25, 2018

Mobile Health (mHealth) and the Future of Mental Health

Dror Ben Zeev, PhD
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Director, Health for Mental Health Program; Co-Director, BRITE Center; UW
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

November 1, 2018

Mechanical Circulatory Support for Children: Options, Outcomes and What’s on the Way

Joshua Friedland-Little, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Cardiology/Transplantation, Seattle Children’s
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

November 8, 2018

Making the Grade: Investigating Academic Outcomes of Children With Cleft Lip and Palate

Emily Gallagher, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Craniofacial, Seattle Children’s
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

November 15, 2018

Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: From Bedside to Bench and Back Again
Ron Lemire Embryology Lecture

Hope Northrup, MD
Professor, Division of Medical Genetics, University of Texas
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships
Speaker discloses: intends to reference off-label or investigational use of topical rapamycin formulations in her talk.
Review by CME Program Manager concludes that this presentation does not include content relevant to this disclosure.

November 22, 2018 – No session (Thanksgiving)

November 29, 2018

Pediatric Hypertension and Implications of the 2017 AAP Clinical Practice Guideline

Susan Halbach, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Assistant Program Director, Nephrology Fellowship, Seattle Children’s
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

December 6, 2018

Writing to Heal
Lana Staheli Work Life Balance Lecture

Catharine H. Murray
Author, Poet, Speaker, Writing Guide, Editor
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

December 13, 2018

Children, Opioids and the Opioid Crisis
Dan and Mary Tarcea Pediatric Pain Medicine Endowed Lecture

Elliot J. Krane, MD, FAAP
Chief of Pediatric Pain Management, Stanford Children’s Health; Professor, Departments of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

January 3, 2019

Disparities in Well-Being and the Unacknowledged Pervasive Trauma Experienced by Too Many Women
King/Lavizzo Lecture

Abigail Echo-Hawk, MA
Member, Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma
Chief Research Officer, Seattle Indian Health Board
Director, Urban Indian Health Institute
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

January 10, 2019

Tuberous Sclerosis: Diagnosis, Management, Treatment, and New Areas of Research

Stephanie Randle, MD, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Neurology, UW
Physician, Neurology and Epilepsy Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic, Director, Seattle Children’s
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships
Speaker discloses: intends to reference the off-label or investigative use of Vigabatrin, Levetiracetan, Everolimus, and and CBD.Review by CME Program Manager concludes that this presentation does not include content relevant to this disclosure.

January 17, 2019

When Religious Taboos Conflict with Medical Care: Pork Products and Beyond
Sconyers/Godfrey Ethics Lecture

Emily Berkman, MD, MA
Attending Physician, Critical Care, Seattle Children's

Sherine Hamdy, PhD
Associate Professor, Anthropology, University of California, Irvine

Leah Kroon, MN, RN, CPHON
Co-Leader, Seattle Children’s Nursing Ethics Program
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

January 24, 2019

Climate Change and Health: Where on Earth are We Going?

Kristie Ebi, PhD, MPH, MS
Professor, Global Health/Professor, Environmental. and Occupational Health Sciences, UW

January 31, 2019

Firearm Violence: What We Can Do to Reduce the Problem

Frederick Rivara, MD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics/Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology/Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, Pediatrics, UW
Seattle Children’s Hospital Guild Association Endowed Chair in Pediatric Health Outcomes Research
Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.

February 7, 2019

Improving Youth Coping (and So Much More) with Mindfulness
Klavano Holistic Care Lecture

Erica Sibinga, MD, MHS
Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

February 14, 2019

A Passion for Health Equity

Kym Ahrens, MD; Associate Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Adolescent Medicine, Seattle Children’s
Casey Lion, MD, MPH; Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Attending Physician, General Pediatrics, Seattle Children’s
Felice Orlich, PhD; Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, UW; Director, Community Outreach, Seattle Children’s Autism Center

February 21, 2019

Targeting the Brain to Treat Diabetes

Jarrad Scarlett, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Seattle Children’s

February 28, 2019

Lyme Disease in Low Prevalence Areas
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Lecture

Lise Nigrovic, MD, MPH
Co-Director of Population Science Center, ICCTR
Senior Associate Physician in Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Associate Professor in Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School

March 7, 2019

The Best Start for Kids – How Can We Help
Warmington-Community Pediatrics Lecture

Kyle Yasuda, MD
President, American Academy of Pediatrics
Medical Director for Public Health, Seattle/King County

March 14, 2019

Neuroblastoma: A Developmental Approach to Childhood Cancer
Sarkowsky Neurology Lecture

Nina Schor, MD, PhD
Deputy Director, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health

March 21, 2019

Acute Kidney Injury: Time to Be Alert

Shina Menon, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW
Nephrology, Prenatal Diagnosis and Treatment, Seattle Children’s

March 28, 2019

Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis, a Silent Bone Breaker?

Yongdong, Zhao, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW
Rheumatology, Seattle Children’s

April 4, 2019

The Impact of Childhood Chronic Diseases on Skeletal Development: A Life Course Perspective
Resident/Fellow Research Day

Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE
Arline and Pete Harman Professor and Professor of Medicine (Nephrology); Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology); Chair of Pediatrics, Stanford

April 11, 2019

High Maintenance?! Nephrological Thoughts About the Tonicity of Intravenous Fluids

Jens Goebel, MD
Professor, Pediatrics-Nephrology, University of Colorado

April 18, 2019

Is My Daughter a Virgin? An Ethical Analysis of a Loaded Question
Sconyers/Godfrey Ethics Lecture

Dena Davis, JD, PhD
Professor, Bioethics; Presidential Endowed Chair in Health, Lehigh University
Case Presentation:  Doug Diekema, MD, MPH; Professor, Bioethics; Professor, Emergency Medicine, Seattle Children’s
Moderator:  Doug Opel, MD, MPH; Associate Professor, Division of Bioethics Department of Pediatrics, Seattle Children’s

April 25, 2019

Abusive Head Trauma: What the Eyes Do and Don’t Tell Us
Holt Webster Child Abuse Medicine Lecture

Alex Levin, MD, MHSc, FRCSC
FRCSC Chief, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics 
Robison D. Harley, MD Endowed Chair in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics, Wills Eye Hospital

May 2, 2019

Family Investment in Youth Sport and Consequences for Child Well-Being

Emily Kroshus, ScD, MPH
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UW
Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, Seattle Children's

May 9, 2019

Cutaneous Manifestations of Primary Immunodeficiency Disorders
William E. Pierson Allergy Lecture

Thomas Fleisher, MD
Scientist Emeritus, Department of Laboratory Medicine, NIH Clinical Center
Executive Vice President, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

May 16, 2019

Serendipity – Adventures in Translational Research
Tapper Surgery Lecture

Jessica Kandel, MD
Mary Campau Ryerson Professor of Surgery, Surgeon-in-Chief, University of Chicago Medicine Corner Children’s Hospital
Chief, Section of Pediatric Surgery

May 23, 2019

UW Department of Pediatrics and Seattle Children’s Hospital Quality Improvement Scholars Program: Featuring the QI Research Completed by the 2017–2018 Class

David Werny, MD, MPH
Acting Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW
Endocrinology, Neuro-Oncology, Seattle Children’s

Jennifer Wilkes MD, MSCE
Acting Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW
Hematology-Oncology, Seattle Children’s

Sarah Zaman, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW
Hospitalist, Seattle Children’s

May 30, 2019

Unpacking Medical and Social Vulnerabilities Among Young Invincibles

Lauren Wisk, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School
Research Associate in the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at Boston Children's Hospital

June 6, 2019

Together We Research: 10 Years Studying Microtia and Craniofacial Microsomia in Our Multinational Program

Daniela Luquetti, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, UW
Center for Developmental Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Seattle Children's

June 13, 2019

Cloud Care: Making Online Care Plans Work for Children With Medical Complexity

Arti Desai, MD, MSPH
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW
Hospital Medicine, Seattle Children's

June 20, 2019

The Three Trillion–Dollar Elephant in the Room: Discussing Hospital Costs With Families

Jimmy Beck, MD
Acting Professor, Pediatrics, UW
Hospital Medicine, Seattle Children's

June 27, 2019

Pediatric and Adolescent Vaccination: The Good, the Bad and Beyond

Annika Hofstetter, MD, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW
Center for Clinical and Translational Research, Seattle Children’s

July 4, 2019 – Holiday (no session)

July 11, 2019

Resiliency Through Azithromycin for Children (REACH): From Middle Earth and Beyond

Rasa Izadnegahdar, MD, MPH
Deputy Director, Co-Leader of the Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Discovery and Tools Portfolio, Global Health Division, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation; Hospital Medicine, Seattle Children’s

 

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