April 2017

May 4

“Cholestasis, why should I care?”

Janaina B. Nogueira, MD
Assistant Professor, UAB Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutritional Services


May 11

Chiefs’ Conference: “The Times, They Have Changed”

Carolyn S. Ashworth, MD
   John W. Benton, MD Endowed Chair in General Pediatrics
   Division Director, UAB Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine


May 18

Bradford Dean Dixon Memorial Lectureship:
“Improving Accuracy in the Diagnosis and Management of
Acute Otitis Media in Children”

Alejandro Hoberman, MD
   Chief, Division of General Academic Pediatrics; Vice Chair for Clinical Research,
   Jack L. Paradise Professor of Pediatric Research,
   University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh


May 25

“Schizophrenia and Psychosis Related Disorders”

Adrienne C. Lahti, MD
   Patrick H. Linton Professor
   Director, UAB Division of Behavioral Neurobiology

Clinton Martin, MD
   Assistant Professor, UAB Department of Child Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurobiology
   Co-Director, UAB First Episode Psychosis Clinic


To view Live or On Demand Pediatric Grand Rounds for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ go to: www.childrensal.org/cme

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.


Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds is considered a Regularly Scheduled Series; therefore our educational objectives are global in scope.  

Grand Rounds Regularly Scheduled Series Objectives:
Upon completion of the 2016 Grand Rounds series, participants will be able to:

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

CME Contact

Office of CME - (205) 638-9898    
E-mail:  Amy.Richardson@childrensal.org

CME Office 205-638-9898 Amy.Richardson@childrensal.org
Live webcast technical support 205-638-9533     Curt.Posey@childrensal.org
On Demand Lectures 205-638-6059 Katherine.Busler@childrensal.org
Technical Support for On Demand Lectures 1-866-702-3278 support@peachnewmedia.com

Christopher G. Maloney, MD, PhD

   Chief Medical Officer & Chair of Medicine, Primary Children’s Hospital

   Division Chief, Pediatric Inpatient Medicine & Associate Chair, Inpatient Services

   University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Salt Lake City, UT    

Mohan Doss, PhD, MCCPM

   Associate Professor, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Diagnostic Imaging, Philadelphia, PA