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Grand Rounds

Expand your knowledge

Whether you’re a practising pediatrician or a resident, you’ll find plenty of value in attending our Grand Rounds. Accredited by the Royal College as a Category 1 Continuing Professional Development activity, these Rounds cover a wide range of basic and clinical science topics relevant to pediatrics.

Although all members of the IWK community are invited, the presentations, which feature a mix of faculty, residents and visiting professors, are developed with pediatricians in mind.

The details

When: Wednesdays, January to June 2017

Time: 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Where: The IWK Health Centre, Temporary Auditorium, K2226 (unless otherwise indicated)

Date  
March 15

MARCH BREAK - NO GRAND ROUNDS

 

March 29 Topic: Nephrology
Presenter:  Dr. Philip Wornell
Title: “Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring”
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
1)  Describe what ambulatory blood pressure monitoring involves.
2)  Discuss the use of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in pediatrics.
3)  Review the experience to date of the IWK ambulatory blood pressure monitoring program.
April 5 Topic: Pediatric Emergency
Presenter:  Dr. Dominic Allain
Title:  “Childhood Injuries in Canada and Across the Globe: Lessons Learned from the Field”
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
1) Have a better understanding of childhood injuries as a major public health issue worldwide.
2) Understand that many pediatric injuries can be prevented.
3) Possess tools that will help them become better advocates for pediatric injury prevention.
April 12 Topic: CCfV Symposium Speaker, UBC
Presenter:  Dr. Sylvia Stockler
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD
April 19 Topic: Resident
Presenter:  Dr. Noor Gazzaz
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD
April 26 Topic: Research Day Keynote Speaker
Presenter:  Dr. Douglas Fraser
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD

May 3

*PARKER RECEPTION ROOM

Topic: Pediatric Dentistry
Presenter:  TBD
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD
May 10 Topic: Child Protection
Presenter:  TBD
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD
May 17 Topic: Ross Lecture
Presenter:  Dr. Nalin Gupta
Title: “Fetal Surgery for Spina Bifida: Lesson Learned”
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
1) List the major clinical features of myelomeningocele.
2) Identify the differences observed following fetal and post-natal repair of myelomeningocele.
May 24 Topic:  Immunology
Presenter:  Dr. Thomas Issekutz
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD

May 31

*PARKER RECEPTION ROOM

Topic: Neurology
Presenter:  Dr. Paula Brna
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD

June 7

*PARKER RECEPTION ROOM

Presenter:  Dr. Lyndsay Russell, Resident
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD
June 14 Topic: Gastroenterology
Presenters:  Drs. Tony Otley and Johan Van Limbergen
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD
June 21 Topic: Hematology/Oncology
Presenter:  TBD
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD
June 28 Topic: Best of CPS
Presenter:  TBD
Title: TBD
Learning Objectives:
By the end of the session, participants will:
TBD