October 6 “Neonatal Herpes Simplex Virus Infections: Current Knowledge, Future Opportunities”
David W. Kimberlin, MD
   Sergio Stagno Endowed Chair in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
   Vice Chair for Clinical and Translational Research
   Co-Director, UAB Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

October 13 “Beyond Bathrooms: Science, Medicine and Realities for Transgender Youth in 2016”
Hussein Abdul-Latif, MD
   Professor, UAB Division of Pediatric Endocrinology

Morissa J. Ladinsky, MD, FAAP
   Associate Professor, UAB Division of General Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine

Leucas Miller, BS, Doctoral Student of Biology
   Coordinator of Trans Student Support, UAB Gender and Sexuality Diversity Programs

October 20 Cancer Symposium – “My Patient is Bleeding: What is the Cause?”
Jorge A. Di Paola, MD
   The Postle Family Chair in Pediatric Cancer and Blood Disorders, Children’s Hospital
   Professor of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO

October 27 “Compliance 2016: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly”
Brian T. Bates, CPA, CHC, MAc
   Chief Compliance Officer, UAB Medicine/UAB Health System
Stephen W. Stair, MD, FACP
   Clinical Associate Professor, UAB Division of Internal Medicine
   Medical Compliance Officer, University of Alabama Health Services Foundation

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