Pediatric Grand Rounds


Wilf Family center

Each Wednesday, the Department of Pediatrics offers learning opportunities for pediatric professionals throughout the community - both inside and outside the University.

Pediatric Grand Rounds is designed to improve the broad practice of pediatric medicine, including patient care, healthcare research, medical education, public health, and innovation. Grand Rounds sessions are open to the public, and most presentation materials are posted here for review.  CME credits are available to those who attend in-person.  Below is a list of upcoming Pediatric Grand Rounds sessions.

Event Details

Time: Wednesdays, 7:30 - 8:30 AM (Breakfast served at 7 AM)

Location: Wilf Family Center Auditorium, 2nd Floor/Lobby Level of the Riverside East Building. Please park in the Yellow Ramp.

Contact Information: For questions about Pediatric Grand Rounds, please contact Danielle Hans, Grand Rounds Coordinator, at


Recent & Upcoming Grand Rounds

June 28th, 2017

Rebranding LCH: The Revolution in Histiocytic Disorders (Nesbit Lectureship)

Carl E. Allen, MD, PhD
Associate Professor,
Division of Hematology/Oncology,
Department of Pediatrics,
Baylor College of Medicine,
Co-Director, Histiocytosis Program,
Co-Director, Lymphoma Program,
Texas Children's Hospital

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June 21st, 2017

Pediatric Transport, Safety of the Journey

George A. "Tony" Woodward, MD, MBA
Division Chief of Emergency Medicine,
Medical Director, Emergency Services,
Professor of Pediatrics,
Seattle Children's Hospital,
University of Washington School of Medicine

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CME video not available 

June 14th, 2017

Perspectives on Advance Care Planning for Adolescents and Young Adults with Life-Limiting Illnesses

Jennifer Needle, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics
Assistant Professor, Center for Bioethics
University of Minnesota

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Watch the recording

Take the CME Quiz

June 7th, 2017

4 Corners: Resident Global Health Projects from 4 Continents

Michael Pitt, MD
Assistant Professor, 
Division of Global Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota

Stephanie Lauden
Global Health Chief Resident

Claire McNeil
Medicine-Pediatrics Resident

David Mills
Pediatrics Resident

Ife Ojo
Pediatrics Resident

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Watch the recording
Take the CME Quiz

May 31st, 2017

Assessing Pulmonary Function in Children: Back to the Basics

Carlos Milla, MD
Associate Professor,
Stanford University Medical School

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Watch the recording

Take the CME Quiz

May 24th, 2017

16th Annual William Krivit Lectureship
Novel Therapies for Lysosomal Storage Disorders

Simon Jones, MBChB
Consultant in Paediatric Inherited Metabolic Disease,
Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester,
Manchester, United Kingdom

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Watch the recording
Take the CME Quiz

Watch Online & Earn Credit

Watch live

Where:online meeting room using Google Chrome web browser

When: Wednesdays at 7:30 AM

How: Leave passcode blank, click continue, enter your name


Watch after event

Recordings of most Pediatric Grand Rounds sessions will be added to past event descriptions. 

Earn credit for watching online

Anyone with an email address can earn CME credit for viewing online. Watch live online or the recording afterwards. Then take the linked quiz below within one month of the session.



Each week, an anonymous survey is emailed to all attendees to evaluate that week's session. If you attended the session but did not receive the survey email, you can request the survey be sent to you by emailing the Course Coordinator, Danielle Hans, at