Pediatric Grand Rounds: September 2012

Grand Rounds: Meetings at which physicians discuss the clinical case of one or more patients. Grand rounds originated as part of residency training, wherein new information was taught and clinical reasoning skills were enhanced. Grand rounds today are an integral component of medical education. They present clinical problems in medicine by focusing on current or interesting cases (

Pediatric Grand Rounds at Children’s are open to all interested volunteers! Grand Rounds are held each Thursday from 8-9 am at the following locations:

Minneapolis Campus:

2525 Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis:  video conference shown in Medical Education Room B-870

St. Paul Campus:

255 N. Smith Avenue, St. Paul:  live presentation in the John Nasseff Conference Center

September 2012 Sessions:

9/6: “Effective Vaccination Communication: Shared Goals in Safety”

Presented by Patsy Stinchfield, RN, CNP, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Immunology at Children’s Hospital

9/13: Child Abuse, TBA

Presented by Mark Hudson, M.D., Pediatrician, Child Abuse Pediatrics, Midwest Children’s Resource Center

9/20: No Grand Rounds (Registration only event)

9/27: “Current Outcomes for Surgical Palliation of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome”

Presented by David M. Overman, M.D., Pediatric Congenital Cardiovascular Surgeon, Thoracic Surgeon, Children’s Heart Clinic (Presented in Minneapolis)

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