Schedule 2014

January 1

Winter Break -- No Grand Rounds

January 8

"Transposition of the Great Arteries: A Tale with Many a Twist and Turn"
Larry A. Rhodes, MD
Professor, Chairman
WVU Department of Pediatrics

January 15

"Nocturnal Hypertension: Sleeping with the Enemy"
Ali Onder, MD
Associate Professor
Section Chief/Nephrology
WVU Department of Pediatrics

January 22

"Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension"
Arpy Balian, MD
Professor
Section of Pediatric Cardiology
WVU Department of Pediatrics

January 29

"Do Parents Matter When It Comes to Adolescent Risk?"
Lesley Cottrell, PhD
Associate Professor/Research
WVU Department of Pediatrics

February 5

"Hematology Potpourri"
Mark Mogul, MD
Associate Professor/ Oncology Services
Director, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Edwards Comprehensive Cancer Center
Marshall University

February 12

"TBA"
Mel Wright, DO
Associate Professor
Section of Critical Care
WVU Department of Pediatrics

February 19

"Clinical Outcomes of Healthcare Disparities: Biology or Access"
Wayne A.I. Frederick, MD, MBA
President, Howard University
Professor of Surgery

Feburary 26

"Make-A-Wish Requirements"
Cheryl Jones, MSN, NEA-BC
Director, WVU Children's Hosital

Dana Antkowiak
Meeting/Communications Manager-'Make-A-Wish' Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia

March 5

"M&M"
Christopher Mercer, MD
Chief Resident/Instructor
WVU Department of Pediatrics

March 12

"Update/Review on PCD"
Carlos Milla, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Stanford University

March 19

"Pediatric Sinusitis"
Hassan Ramadan, MD
Professor/Vice Chairman
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
WVU School of Medicine

March 26

No Grand Rounds

April 2

"The Tenth Cranial Nerve and the Cardiologist"
Larry A. Rhodes, MD
Professor/Chairman
WVU Department of Pediatrics

April 9

"TBA"
Eduardo Pino, MD
Department of Pediatrics
Marshall University

April 16

"Sweet Nothings? Re-evaluating Use of Oral Sucrose in the NICU"
Autumn Kiefer, MD
Assistant Professor
WVU Department of Pediatrics

Sharmilarani Nanda, MD
Fellow
WVU Department of Pediatrics

April 23

"Pave the Way to Firearm Injury Prevention"
Lisa Costello, MD, MPH
WVU Departments of Medicine/Pediatrics

April 30

"Chapter HPV Immunization Rate Improvement Grant"
Raheel Khan, MD
Associate Professor/Interim Chair
WVU Department of Pediatrics/Charleston

May 7

"Respiratory Care of Medically Complex Children"
Patricia Dubin, MD
Associate Professor/Chief-Pulmonary Medicine
WVU Department of Pediatrics

May 14

"Lead Foot and Worn Brakes: Reinforcement Pathology and Obesity"
Leonard H. Epstein PhD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Social and Preventive Medicine
University at Buffalo NY

May 21

"CQI"
Pediatric Residents

May 28

"Common Pulmonary Abnormalities"
Robert Gustafson, MD
Professor/Depts. of Surgery & Pediatrics
WVU School of Medicine

June 4

"Shared Medical Decision Making"
Autumn Kiefer, MD
Assistant Professor
WVU Department of Pediatrics

June 11

"Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis in Children - Rreview of the Guidelines"
Michelle Mitchell, MD
Assistant Professor
Section of Infectious Diseases
WVU Department of Pediatrics

June 18

"Single Ventricle 101: One, ooohhh...one??!??"
Malek El Yaman, MD
Assistant Professor/Pediatric Cardiology
WVU Department of Pediatrics

June 25

"Effect of Substance Abuse on the Mother and the Newborn: Experience of WVU Healthcare Collaboration on Substance Abuse in Pregnancy"
Pete Yossuck, MD
Medical Director/ NICU
WVU Department of Pediatrics

Patrick Marshalek, MD
Addiction Specialist
Dept. of Behavioral Medicine/Chestnut Ridge

Laura Lander, MSW, LICSW
Addiction Specialist
Dept. of Behavioral Medicine/Chestnut Ridge

Courtney Sweet, Pharm D
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
WVU Department of Pediatrics

July 2

No Grand Rounds

July 9

"Health Care Disparities: An Introduction for the Pediatrics Residency Program"
Linda Nield, MD
Professor/Director Pediatric Residency Program
WVU Department of Pediatrics

Emily Nease, MD
Assistant Professor
WVU Department of Pediatrics

July 16

"Ultrafine Particles and the Risk of Pediatric Asthma"
Michael Mc Cawley, Ph D
Department of Occupational and Environmental Health
School of Public Health

July 23

"Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma-Establishing and Defending the Diagnosis"
Mel Wright, DO
Associate Professor/Section of Critical Care
WVU Department of Pediatrics

July 30

"The Emerging Role of Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Regulating Humoral and Inflammatory Responses"
Raza Shaikh
Research Speaker

August 6

"Bone Marrow Transplantation: It's Not Just About Blood Anymore"
Edwin M. Horwitz, MD, Ph D
Director, Hematology/Oncology and BMT
Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

August 13

"Non-nutritive Sucking Habits Among Children"
Jennifer Hill, DDS, DMD, Ph. D
Associate Professor/Chair, Pediatric Dentistry
WVU School of Dentistry

August 20

"Anaphylaxis Update"
John Howard, PharmD

August 27

"Enhancing Clinical Research Programs with new Services and Tools: WVCTSI Services Overview and IDR Demonstration"
Charles Mullett, MD, Ph. D
Associate Professor/Section of Critical Care
WVU Department of Pediatrics

Julie Lockman, Ph. D
Education Manager
WV Clinical and Translational Science Institute

C.C. Higgins. Ph. D
Education/Development Manager & Research Pathfinder
WV Clinical and Translational Science Institute

September 3

"The Emergency Information Form and Emergency Preparedness for Children with Significant Heart Disease"
Lee Pyles, MD
Department of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology
University of Minnesota

September 10

"CQI"
Pediatric Residents

September 17

"IgA Nephropathy and Henock Schoenlein Purpura Nephritis"
Robert J. Wyatt, MD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
University of Tennessee

September 24

"TBA"
Pediatric Rheumatology

October 1

"Enterovirus D68: Cause for Concern?"
Kathryn Moffett, MD
Professor/Chief, Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
WVU Department of Pediatrics

October 8

"TBA"
Stephan Paul, MD, JD
Professor/Section Chief-Hematology/Oncology
WVU Department of Pediatrics

October 15

"An Introduction to Morbidity, Mortality, & Improvement Conference"
Greg Barretto, MD
Assistant Professor/Pediatric Neonatology
WVU Department of Pediatrics

Autumn Kiefer, MD
Assistant Professor/Pediatric Neonatology
WVU Department of Pediatrics

October 22

"Discovering and Measuring Harm in Pediatrics"
Jeffrey Lancaster, MD
Assistant Professor
WVU Department of Pediatrics

Kamakshya Patra, MD
Assistant Professor
WVU Department of Pediatrics

October 29

"Developing a Medical Home for NICU Graduates With a Tracheostomy"
Autumn Kiefer, MD
Assistant Professor
WVU Department of Pediatrics

November 5

"Concussion: Assessment and Management"
Trevor Jones, DPT, ATC
Concussion Rehabilitation Specialist
WVUH & Healthworks Rehab and Fitness Concussion Management Team

Mike Casselman, MS, ATC
Director of Athletic Training Services
WVUH & Healthworks Rehab and Fitness Concussion Management Team

November 12

"Pathophysiology and Progressive Treatment Strategies for Patients with CF"
Elliott Dasenrook, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine and Pediatrics
Case Western Reserve University, S.o.M.
Chair, Pulm. Survivorship-Adult CF Program Director
University Hospitals CMC, Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital

November 19

"Achieving World Peace and Counseling Parents to Quit Smoking: All in a Day's Work for the Average Pediatrician"
Shawn Ralston, MD
AAP Julius B. Richmond Center of Excellence Visiting Lecturer
Section Chief, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Children's Hospital Dartmouth

November 26

No Grand Rounds

December 3

"Mistakes That You Don't Want to Make in Pediatric Patients - Lessons from the Pit"
Rosanna Sikora, MD
Assoc. Professor/Emergency Med. and Pediatrics
WVU Department of Emergency Medicine

December 10

"Morbidity, Mortality and Improvement Conference"
Autumn Kiefer, MD - Moderator
Assistant Professor/WVU Dept of Pediatrics

Cristina Pastuch, MD - Presenter
WVU Department of Pediatrics

Daniel Crowder, MD - Presenter
WVU Department of Pediatrics

December 17

"Alphabet Soup: ICD-9, ICD-10, CPT, RVU, DRG....Illuminati Conspiracy or Useful Tools for Medical Practice"
Mark Polak, MD
Professor/Chief-Section of Neonatology
WVU Department of Pediatrics

December 24

No Grand Rounds

December 31

No Grand Rounds