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Schedule 2019

January 9

"Noonan Spectrum Disorder"

Nadia Falah, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics/Genetics
WVU School of Medicine

January 16

"The Science of Uncertainty and the Art of Probability"

John Magruder, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
WVU School of Medicine

January 23

"Critical Communication in Medicine"

Dave Scoville, CNIM, R.EEG.T
Intraoperative Monitoring Technologist
WVU Medicine


January 30

"Food Allergies and Additives"

Brian Peppers, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics/Allergy & Immumology
WVU School of Medicine

February 6

"Anterior Cranial Vault"

Aaron Mason, MD
Associate Professor,Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Director of Progaramming, Pediatric Craniofacial Center
WVU School of Medicine

February 13

"Lyme Disease: Insights from an Ongoing Epidemic"

Andrew Nowalk, MD
Clinical Director,
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine

February 20

"Non-Accidental Trauma: Presentation, Prevention & Treatment"

Kayla Duvall, MD
Pediatric Resident
WVU School of Medicine

February 27 

"Do You Really Need That?  Cultivating Responsible Habits for Young Providers and Creating an Environment of Inquiry as an Institution to Reduce Unnecessary Medical Testing"

Hassan Saeed, MD
Pediatric Resident
WVU School of Medicine

March 6

"Morbidity, Mortality and Improvement Conference"

Breanna Nolan, MD
Ayesha Ahmed, MD
Pediatric Residents
WVU School of Medicine

March 13

"Perinatal Loss:  Perspectives From Teaching in Nairobi, Kenya"

Peds/OB Combined -- 7:00 am

Joshua Dower, MD
Assistant Professor
Supportive Care Services
WVU School of Medicine

March 20

"The Current Practices and Future Perspectives in Cystic Fibrosis - Related Liver Disease"

Wikrom Kaarnsakul, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Johns Hopkins University, SOM
Baltimore, MD

March 27

"Neonatal Sepsis: Past, Present, and Future"

Isabela Negrin MD
Chief Pediatric Resident
WVU School of Medicine

April 3

"Dealing With Difficult Patients and Families"

Michael J. Schwalm
Clinical Nurse Specialist & Coordinator for Second Victim Program
WVU Medicine, Children's Hospital

April 10

"Teaching and Assessing Medical Knowledge: Opportunities and Challenges"

Camille Sabella, MD
Director, Center for Pediatric Infectious Disease
Vice-Chair, Education Pediatric Institute
Cleveland Clinic Children's, Cleveland, OH

April 17

"Atypical HUS, Typical HUS, MASHA,TMA, All Flavors of HUS that are so Confusing!"

Ouli Grossman, MD
Assistant Professor
Section Chief/Nephrology
WVU School of Medicine

April 24

"Antimicrobial Stewardship at WVU Children's"

Shipra Gupta, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Section of Infectious Diseases
WVU School of Medicine


May 1

"TBA"

Lisa Sun, MD
Pediatric Resident
WVU School of Medicine

May 8

"Morbidity, Mortality and Improvement Conference"

May 15

"Care of the NICU Graduate for Primary Care Pediatricians""

Kelsey Haarbauer, MD
Pediatric Resident
WVU School of Medicine

May 22

"TBA"

Dave Rich, MD

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
WVU School of Medicine

May 29

"TBA"

John Lantos, MD
Director/Pediatric Bioethics
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
University of Missouri-Kansas City
School of Medicine for Bioethics Center
Children's Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, MO

June 5

"TBA"

Lesley Cottrell, PhD
Director/Professor & Vice Chair for Pediatric Research
WVU School of Medicine

June 12

"TBA"

Peds/OB Combined -- 7:00 am

Kathryn Moffett, MD
Professor
Chief, Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Director, Mountain State Cystic Fibrosis Center
Department of Pediatrics
WVU School of Medicine

June 19

"Putting the Value Back into Resident Evaluation"

Timothy Lefeber, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Residency Program Director
WVU School of Medicine

Bryce Harvey, MD
Assistant Professor, Residency Program Associate Program Director
WVU School of Medicine

Hilary Morley, MD
Assistant Professor, Residency Program Associate Program Director
WVU School of Medicine

Crystal Komindo, C-TAGME
Pediatric Residency Program Administrator
WVU School of Medicine

June 26

"The Benefits & Feasibility of Integrated Behavioral Healthcare"

Terry Stancin, PhD, ABPP
Director, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry & Psychology
Vice-Chair for Research, Dept. of Psychiatry
Metro Health System, The Schwartz Center
Cleveland, OH

July 3

 "HOLIDAY"

July 10

"Measles - From Elimination to Return With a Vengence"

Martin Weisse, MD
Associate Chief Medical Officer - WVU Medicine
Chief Medical Officer - Children's Hospital
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Infectious Disease

July 19

"Required Fatigue Management Lecture"

Joint Medicine Grand Rounds
8:00 AM Fukushima 1901

July 24

"Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing (CPET)  Made Ridiculously Simple: For Horse Whisperers ???"

David Thomas, MD, PhD
Associate Professor & Section Chief
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pulmonology
WVU School of Medicine

July 31

"Gene Therapy: A Landmark in Spinal Muscular Atrophy Treatment"

Samiah A. Al-Zaidy, MD
Medical Consultant, Avexis, Inc.
Bannockburn, IL

August 7

"What Does ADHD, Obesity and Michael Jackson Have in Common?   Lack of Sleep is bad...it's bad...you know it...you know."

Heather Clawges, MD
Miedical Sleep Lab Director,
Associate Professor, Department of Peditarics
Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine

August 14

"Navigating the Promotion & Tenure Process"

Promotion and Tenure Committee
Pamela Murray, MD; Renee Saggio, MD; Chickajajur Vijay, MD; John Magruder, MD; Alicia Moise, MD; Oulimata Grossman, MD; Evan Jones, MD
Department of Pediatrics
WVU School of Medicine

August 21

"Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) in Children:  Water Under the Bridge"

Ouli Grossman, MD
Assistant Professor and Division Chief, Pediatric Nephrology

Osama Al-Omar, MD
Director, Pediatric Urology
Associate Professor & Associate Residency Program Director, Pediatric Urology Education

August 28

"Childhood Sleep Apnea.  What do NIPPV and a Seatbelt Have in Common?"

Casandra Arevalo-Marcano, MD
Assistant Professor, Section of Pulmonology,Department of Pediatrics
WVU School of Medicine

September 4

"SHM I-Pass Score Study:  Safer communication on Rounds Every Time"

Sharon Calaman, MD
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
Philadelphia, PA

September 11

"Debriefing & Patient Safety"   Peds/OB Combined Grand Rounds

Michael Hurst, MD
Medical Director, Perioperative Services
Associate Professor, Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery

Holly Garon
Operating Room Director
Perioperative Services

September 18

"Music as Medicine: The Role of Music Therpay in Pediatric Hospitalization"

Hannah Ivey Bush, MM, LPMT, MT-BC
Assistant Professor of Music therapy, WVU

Lauren Starkey, CBMT, BT-BC
Music Therapist, WVU Medicine Human Performance

September 25

"Supporting Patient Behavior Change: The Role of Pediatric Psychologists in Medical Settings"

Kristine Durkin, MD
Doctoral Student

Desiree Williford, MD
Doctoral Student

October 2

"Evolving Insights into the Diagnosis and Management of Vesicoureteral Reflux in Children"

Andrew Kirsch, MD, FAAP, FACS
Pediatric Urologist,
Children's Healthcare Hospital of Atlanta & Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA

October 9

"Make a Wish Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia"

Vanessa Strickland
Regional Coordinator

Jackie Auten
Regional Manager, Northern WV

Dana Antkowiak
Senior Manager of Marketing and Communications

October 16

"Highchair Dental Care"

Winifred J. Booker, DDS
Principal, Valley Dental Peditrics
CEO & Director of Development, The Children's Oral health Institute

October 23

"Bronchiolitis"

Mel Wright, DO
Associate Professor, Division Chief, Pediatrics Critical Care
Medical Director, Pediatric Transport
Course Director, Clinical Performance Exam

October 30

"Elixir of Life (Oxygen/Nation)"

Wail Ali, MD
Associate Professor, Division of Pediatrics Critical Care
WVU School of Medicine

November 6

"The Scientific Foundations and Future Directions of Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation"

Marc Berg, MD
Clinical Professor
Pediatrics Critical Care

November 13

"Professional Development Opportunity to Strengthen Scholarship & Research in Clinical Departments"

Julie Lockman, PhD
Director of Faculty Affairs

November 20

"Morbidity, Mortality and Improvement Conference"

Sabah Sarwari, MD
Pediatric Resident
WVU School of Medicine

Zainab Zaman, MD
Pediatric Resident
WVU School of Medicine

November 27

"NO GRAND ROUNDS"

December 4

"Craniosynostosis & Positional Plagiocephaly"

Hal Steven Meltzer, MD
Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Professor of Neurosurgery
Institutional Coordinator, Hydrocephalus Research Network (HCRNQ)

December 11

Combined PEDS/OB Grand Rounds

"Decision Making in the Peri-Viable Period"

Alicia Moise, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatric Neonatology
WVU Department of Medicine

December 18

"Advocating for Advocacy"

Christen McDaniel, MD
Pediatric Resident
WVU Department of Medicine

December 25

         "HOLIDAY"