September 2018 

September 6 | “Maternal and Child Health: Lessons from the World Cities Project”

Michael K. Gusmano, Ph.D.
   Associate Professor, Rutgers University School of Public Health
   Research Scholar, The Hastings Center
   Co-Director, World Cities Project, International Longevity Ctr., USA, Columbia University

September 13 | “Leadership…Lessons Learned from the Battlefield”

General Charles C. Krulak
   (Ret) President, Birmingham-Southern College
   (Ret) Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps

September 20 | “Mission Possible – Compliance 2018”

Brian T. Bates, CPA, CHC, MAc
   Chief Compliance Officer, UAB Medicine/UAB Health System

September 27 | “Overcoming the Belief in a Hierarchy of Human Value: How Pediatricians Can Help”

Gail C. Christopher, DN
   Founder, President, Ntianu Garden: Center for Healing and Nature, Washington, MD

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Grand Rounds are held each Thursday at 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. 

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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 2018 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.

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