March 2

“Chest Wall Disorders in Children”

Gregory J. Redding, MD
   Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine
   Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA


March 9

2nd Annual Pediatric Science Day – “Lessons from Thomas Edison: What I’ve Learned from 20 Years of Trying to Prevent and Cure Type 1 Diabetes”

Michael J. Haller, MD
   Professor and Chief, Silverstein Family Eminent Scholar, Pediatric Endocrinology
   University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


March 16

“Medical Malpractice Litigation”

Joseph B. Philips, III, MD
   Professor, UAB Division of Neonatology

March 23

4th Annual Kennedy Lectureship – “Becoming a Rheuma-enterologist: How I Learned to Love the Liver and the Lumen”

Edward M. Behrens, MD
   Associate Professor, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
   Division of Rheumatology, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


March 30


 “Clinical Genetics in Era of Whole Exome Sequencing”

Nathaniel H. Robin, MD
   Professor, UAB Department of Genetics
Anna E. Hurst, MD
   Assistant Professor, UAB Department of Genetics


To view Live or On Demand 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.


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    

CME Office 205-638-9898
Live webcast technical support 205-638-9533
On Demand Lectures 205-638-6059
Technical Support for On Demand Lectures 1-866-702-3278

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