May 2022


Out of an abundance of caution, all live Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds in the Bradley Lecture Center will be canceled until further notice. Click on the title of the Grand Rounds presentation listed below to register for Zoom access.

Please note that in order to receive CME credit, you MUST fill out an evaluation after viewing Grand Rounds on our website.

Upcoming Grand Rounds

Thursday, May 5, 2022

“The History of Pediatric Emergency Medicine”

Carden Johnston, MD, FAAP
Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama


Thursday, May 12, 2022

Bradford Dean Dixon Memorial Lectureship “The SCOPE Collaborative: Quality Improvement as an Academic Pathway”

Alicia Neu, MD
Professor, Pediatrics, John Hopkins University School of Medicine


Thursday, May 19, 2022

“The Orthopedic Treatment of Children with Cerebral Palsy: Changing the Paradigm from a Biomechanical to Physiological Model”

Jim McCarthy, MD, MHCM
Professor and Director, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Alvin Crawford Chair in Pediatric Orthopedics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center


Thursday, May 26, 2022

“Neonatology History and How Research is Changing it”

Waldemar A. Carlo, MD
Professor and Co-Division Director, Edwin M. Dixon Endowed Chair in Neonatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham

On-demand Grand Rounds are available for CME. Instructions to access them are below.


Follow the login instructions on the Cloud CME page and then clicking on the Online tab located at the top of the screen. This provides a menu of prior Grand Rounds in reverse chronological order. 

You can also visit the CME Extras page for additional login instructions.


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 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 2022 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

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