Pediatric Chair's Friday For​um

The Pediatric Chair's Friday Forum is a weekly interactive conference held October-June that is facilitated by faculty and residents. It is structured to have rotating themed-forums, with emphasis on various clinical and academic skills.

Time: Noon- 1 p.m.

Location: Vey Auditorium- DCH 11620 (location subject to change and will be noted)

  • Week 1- Clinical Reasoning (10/4, 11/1, 12/6, 1/10, 2/7, 3/6, 4/3, 5/1, 6/5)
  • Week 2- Evidence-Based Medicine (10/11, 11/8, 12/13, 1/17, 2/14, 3/13, 4/10, 5/8, 6/12)
  • Week 3- Morbidity and Mortality (10/18, 11/22,12/20, 1/24, 2/21, 3/20, 4/17, 5/15, 6/19)
  • Week 4- Research in Progress (10/25, 1/31, 5/22, 6/26)
  • Week 5- Ethics (9/27, 11/15, 2/28, 5/29)

Target Audience
Department of Pediatrics and School of Medicine faculty, community pediatricians, fellows, residents, and students are welcome to attend this weekly interactive session to enhance their critical thinking skills in give designated forums.

Course Objectives
Pediatric Chair's Friday Forum is designed to promote learning and participation in an academic setting. Its overall objectives are to instill life-long learning practices for participants and to further develop critical thinking skills essential to the practice of medicine and translational science.

**LOCATION CHANGE TO CDRC 3200 ON JANUARY 24**

January 24, 2020 | Morbidity and Mortality 
Bed Placement and Diabetic Care Across the Hospital
Presented by Will Wurster, M.D., PGY-2, Pediatrics and Jamie Warren, M.D., Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Learning Objectives: 

  • Learn more about how bed placement is determined for ward patients. 
  • Is diagnosis specific or determined primarily on bed availability? 
  • Review technology available on the wards and understand differences on specific units. 
  • Explore communication barriers to effective management of patients with diabetes. 
  • Learn more about nursing specialization and that role in the management of patients with diabetes. 

**LOCATION CHANGE TO CDRC 3200 ON JANUARY 31**

January 31, 2020 | Research in Progress
Not Just Another Missed Appointment: Findings from the Most Vulnerable Project 
Presented by Louise Vaz, M.D., M.P.H., Associate Professor, Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Learning Objectives: 

  • Demonstrate child health outcomes from social risk screening at DCH. 
  • Understand differences between social risk targeted care and social risk informed care. 
  • Explore ways to incorporate social risk informed care into health delivery. 

February 7, 2020 | Clinical Reasoning
TBD
Presented by Kristina Haley

February 14, 2020 | Evidence Based Medicine
TBD
Presented by Amit Mehta, Emily Garavatti, Karen Fryefield and Adrian Banerji

February 21, 2020 | Morbidity and Mortality 
TBD
Presented by Christena McBride and Carl Eriksson

February 28, 2020 | Ethics
TBD
Presented by TBD

March 6, 2020 | Clinical Reasoning
TBD
Presented by Bill Chang, M.D.

March 13, 2020 | Evidence-Based Medicine
TBD
Presented by Kelsie Bond, Andrew Ardnt, and Frances Chiang

March 20, 2020 | Morbidity and Mortality 
TBD
Presented by Nisha Baliga and Sarah Green

March 27, 2020 | No Pediatric Chair's Friday Forum - Spring Break
 

April 3, 2020 | Clinical Reasoning 
TBD
Presented by Ittai Bushlin

April 10, 2020 | Evidence-Based Medicine
TBD
Presented by Callia Elkhal, Savannah Coe, and Mackenzie Deane

April 17, 2020 | Morbidity and Mortality 
TBD
Presented by Terry Kho and Emily Carter 

April 24, 2020 | No Pediatric Chair's Friday Forum
 

May 1, 2020 | Clinical Reasoning 
TBD
Presented by Amy Holley

May 8, 2020 | Evidence-Based Medicine
TBD
Presented by Bridget O'Connell-Long, Alex Burford, and Olivia Charlier 

May 15, 2020 | Morbidity and Mortality 
TBD
Presented by Molly McCoy and Bronwyn Baz

May 22, 2020 | Research in Progress
TBD
Presented by Juan Piantino

**LOCATION CHANGE TO CDRC 3200 ON MAY 29*

May 29, 2020 | Ethics
TBD
Presented by TBD

June 5, 2020 | Clinical Reasoning  
TBD
Presented by Natalie Lanocha, Tina Ramo and Mina Tahai

June 12, 2020 | Evidence-Based Medicine  
TBD
Presented by Kamyron Jordan, Caitlyn Sawyer, and Hannah Yerxa 

June 19, 2020 | Morbidity and Mortality  
TBD
Presented by Rigo Hernandez and Erin Burns

June 26, 2020 | Research in Progress 
TBD
Presented by TBD