Grand Rounds

August 7 “Using Quality Improvement to Achieve Health Equity”
  Suzette O. Oyeku, MD, MPH
   Associate Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
   Associate Division Director for Academic Affairs, Division of General Pediatrics
   The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY
August 14 James A. Wright Memorial Lectureship: “Personalizing Care of Children with Cholestatic Liver Disease”
  Jorge A. Bezerra, MD
    Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
    Director of Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
August 21 “Viral Hepatitis”
  John Ward, MD
   Director, Viral Hepatitis Program, Division of Viral Hepatitis,
    National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, CDC, Atlanta, GA
August 28 “Deep Neck Space Infections”

Nicholas Smith, MD
   Clinical Assistant Professor, UAB Division of Otolaryngology
    Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children’s of Alabama

To view live Pediatric Grand Rounds for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ go to:

Grand Rounds are held each Thursday at 12 noon
in the Bradley Lecture Center, 4th Floor of the Children's Center for Research & Innovation

Children's of Alabama designates these live activities for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Children's of Alabama is accredited by the Medical Association of the State of Alabama to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  

The Alabama Board of Nursing will acknowledge programs of continuing medical education designated as category 1 as acceptable activities for the renewal of license to practice nursing.

Children's of Alabama Continuing Medical Education relies upon its faculty to provide information in a manner that is objective and as free from bias as possible.  All activity faculty are asked to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentation.

Grand Rounds Regularly Scheduled Series Objectives:

Upon completion of the live activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Recognize and review current management options for a variety of illnesses related to the field of pediatrics.
  2. Discuss research related to a variety of pediatric illnesses.
  3. Recognize and utilize new advances in technology and physician practice for the care and treatment of the pediatric patient.
  4. Utilize a multidisciplinary approach to provide optimal outcomes for the pediatric patient.
  5. Discuss improvement methodology to provide quality care for the pediatric patient.
CME Contact

Office of CME - (205) 638-9898