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

TBA (Nesbit Lectureship)

Carl E. Allen, MD, PhD
Co-Director, Histiocytosis Program,
Co-Director, Lymphoma Program,
Texas Children's Hospital

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

June 14th, 2017


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

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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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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May 24th, 2017

TBA (Krivit Lectureship)

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

May 17th, 2017

Informed Consent in Pediatric Clinical Research

Amanda Galster, MPH
Clinical Research Program Director,
Children's Health,
University of Minnesota

Courtney Jarboe, MS, MA, CIP
HRPP Education and Outreach Specialist,
University of Minnesota

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May 10th, 2017

Using Clinical Data to Improve Outcomes in Children with Chronic Diseases

Michael Miller, MD
Director, Research Informatics Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute Anne & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago,
Clinical Practice Director, Division of Rheumatology Department of Pediatrics,
Anne & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Professor of Pediatrics,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Watch the recording

Take the CME quiz

May 3rd, 2017

The Academic Half Day: Review of our First 5 years and Mapping the Next Phase of the Curriculum

Emily Borman-Shoap, MD
Residency Program Director,
Assistant Professor,
Department of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health,
University of Minnesota

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Watch the recording

Take the CME Quiz


April 26th, 2017

Pathophysiologic Based Transcatheter Management of the Post-operative Patient with Tetralogy of Fallot

William Hellenbrand, MD
Division of Cardiology, 
Department of Pediatrics,
Yale University School of Medicine

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Watch the recording

Take the CME quiz

 April 19th, 2017

Stem Cells in Lung Injury and Repair

Karen Young, MD
Associate Professor,
Division of Neonatology, 
Department of Pediatrics,
University of Miami

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Recording not available

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