Pediatric Grand Round Lectures, 2005-06

September 7, 2005

Howard Pearson, MD
Department of Pediatrics
Bernard Forget, MD
Internal Medicine
Yale University


September 14, 2005

Ronald Desrosiers, PhD
Professor of Microbiology
  & Molecular Genetics, Harvard Medical School

"A Vaccine for AIDS. What are the problems? What are the solutions?"

September 21, 2005

Dinesh Pashankar, MD
Department of Pediatrics (GI/Hep)
Yale University

"Pediatric GERD: What's New?"

September 28, 2005

Liza Cariaga-Lo, MD
Asst. Clinical Professor, Child Study Center
Yale University

"Converging Dilemmas: Cultural Competency, Diversity and Health Disparities in Pediatric Health Settings"

October 5, 2005

Celia Christie, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, The University of the
  West Indies

"Academic Pediatrics in Jamaica"

October 12, 2005

Barbara Lippe, MD
Senior Medical Director,
Genentech, Inc.

"Turner Syndrome: Pathology & Management"

October 19, 2005

Brian Forsyth, MD
Department of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)
Yale University

"Perspectives on the Vulnerable Child Syndrome"

October 26, 2005

Robert Baltimore, MD
Department of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases)
Yale University

"Vaccines for the Prevention of Meningococcal Disease"

November 2, 2005

Pierre d'Hemecourt, MD
Department of
Harvard Medical School

"Overuse Injuries in the Adolescent Athlete"

November 9, 2005

Janice M. Gruendel, PhD
Senior Advisor of
 Early Childhood
Governor's Office
State of Connecticut

"All Children Ready for School: From Policy to Action"

November 16, 2005

Michael S. Goodman, DDS
Pediatric Dentistry Center
Yale-New Haven Hosptial

"Pediatric Dental Care: An Update for the Health Care Provider"

November 30, 2005

Kirsten Bechtel, MD
Department of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine)
Yale University

"Lessons Learned from a Child's Death"

December 7, 2005

Joanne Wolfe, MD, MPH
Medical Director
Pediatric Advanced Care
Children's Hospital of
Dana-Farber Cancer

"Caring for Children with Advanced Illness: Can We Do Better?"

December 14, 2005

Anne Lucy, MD
Department of Pediatrics
University of Cincinnati

"Acne, Insulin Resistance & PCOS"

January 4, 2006

John Leventhal, MD
Department of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)
Yale University

"Child Sexual Abuse: Lessons Learned Over 20 Years"

January 11, 2006

Mark Sperling, MD
Department of Pediatrics/Endocrinology
Children's Hospital of

"Neonatal Hypoglycemia: Causes, Cures, & Concerns"

January 18, 2006

Michael Apkon, MD, PhD
Vice President, Performance Mgmt
Yale-New Haven
 Health System

"Handoffs, Fumbles & Interceptions: Communication & Patient Safety"

January 25, 2006

Steve Updegrove, MD
Hill Health Center
Darcy Cobbs, MBA
Program Director
Asthma Initiative
New Haven Health Dept.

"Use of an Asthma Action Plan"

February 1, 2006

George Porter, MD
Department of Pediatrics (Cardiology)
Yale University

"Kawasaki Disease"

February 8, 2006

Haleh Saadat, MD
Medical Director of Sedation (Pediatrics)
Dept. of Anesthesiology
Yale University

"Medical Hypnosis"

February 15, 2006

Mark Mercurio, MD
Department of Pediatrics (Perinatal)
Yale University

"Physician-Parent Conflict at Borderline Gestational Age and Elsewhere"

February 22, 2006

Geoffrey Miller, MD
Department of Pediatrics (Neurology)
Yale University

"Dissonance & Discord: U.S. Law & the Foregoing of Life Sustaining Treatment for the Disabled Child"

March 1, 2006

Jeffery Gruen, MD
Department of Pediatrics (Perinatology)
Yale University

"The DCDC2 Gene: Dyslexia & Neuronal Development"

March 8, 2006

Peter Hotez, MD, PhD
Professor & Chairman
Departments of Microbiology & Tropical Medicine
The George Washington University

"The Neglected Tropical Diseases of Children: New Promise for Their Control"

March 15, 2006

Sumit Bhargava, MD
Department of Pediatrics (Respiratory)
Yale University

"Sleep Disordered Breathing in Children"

March 22, 2006

Joseph Madri, PhD, MD
Department of Pathology
Yale University

"Congenital Abnormalities in Offspring of Diabetic Mothers: A Protein Profiling Approach"

March 29, 2006

Cindy Miller, MD
Diagnostic Radiology
Yale University

"Last Night "They" Said There was an Infiltrate"

April 5, 2006

Cindy Christian, MD
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

"The Truth, the Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth: Challenges in the Field of Child Protection"

April 12, 2006

Jack Elias, MD
Pulmonary and
Critical Care Medicine
Yale University

"Transgenic Modeling of IL-13 in Asthma and Th2 Inflammation"

April 19, 2006

Joseph Shin, MD
Department of Surgery
Yale University

"Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery in Children"

April 26, 2006

Mark Zonfrillo, MD
(Pediatric Resident) Department of Pediatrics
Yale University

"Injury in the Pediatric Emergency Department: Is Body Mass Related?"

May 10, 2006

Keith Cross, MD
(Pediatric Resident), Department of Pediatrics
Yale University

"Dehydration in Gastroenteritis"

May 17, 2006

Laurie Bauman, PhD
Department of Pediatrics
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Yeshiva University

"Behavior Change to Prevent HIV Transmission Among Teens"

May 24, 2006

Aaron Miller, MD
(Pediatric Resident)
Department of Pediatrics
Yale University

"Malaria in Children"

May 31, 2006

Laurie Steiner, MD
(Pediatric Resident)
Ian Gross, MD
Department of Pediatrics (Perinatology)
Yale University

"Trends in Neonatal Exchange Transfusion"