Pediatric Grand Rounds

Wilf Auditorium


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 or listen online. 

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 Debbie Dahl, Grand Rounds Coordinator, at


Upcoming Grand Rounds

October 30th, 2019

Julia Berg Memorial Lecture
Failure is not an option....the unintended barrier to learning, problem solving and eliminating diagnostic error

Julianne M Morath
Former President and CEO
Hospital Quality Institute of California

 October 23rd, 2019

"What is pediatric functional nausea?"

Dr. Katja Kovacic
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Invited by the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition


October 16th, 2019

Stories of Integration: Pediatric Ambulatory Quality Improvement

Mari Akre, PhD, RN, NEA-BC
System Director Nursing Clinical Informatics – Continuous Improvement

Erin Deo, MA
Director of Pediatric Clinical Operations
Co-Chair WCSL Pediatric Specialty Care Ambulatory Committee

Danielle Bullock, MD, MPH
Pediatric Rheumatologist
Co-Chair WCSL Pediatric Specialty Care Ambulatory Committee 
Assistant Professor
Division of Rheumatology
Department of Pediatrics
University of Minnesota 

Invited by the Division of Rheumatology

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 Recent Grand Rounds

October 9th, 2019


Yom Kippur - Grand Rounds Cancelled


 October 2nd, 2019

Iron deficiency in childhood

Magnus Domellöf
Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Clinical Sciences
Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden

Senior Consultant Neonatologist
Department of Pediatics
Umeå University Hospital, Umeå, Sweden

Invited by the Division of Neonatology

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Watch Video Recording

 September 25th, 2019

Robert J. Gorlin Lectureship
Medicine 2020 and Beyond: Truly Understanding Disease Pathogenesis

Lorne Clarke, MD
Professor Medical Genetics
Department of Medical Genetics University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Invited by the Division of Genetics and Metabolism

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Watch Video Recording

 September 18th, 2019

4th Generation Health Equity Research

Michele Allen, MD, MS
Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Director, Program in Health Disparities Research
Endowed Chair of Health Equity Research

Invited by The Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health 

Read Full Listing
Watch Video Recording


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 the live broadcast online.



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