Pediatric Grand Rounds

The Pediatric Grand Rounds Take Place Thursdays from 8:00am – 9:00am

Both UF faculty and visiting professors provide exposure to state-of-the-art basic and clinical research with application to patient care. Included in the agenda are presentations prepared by each third year pediatric resident.

Upcoming Presentations

May 28, 2020

Grand Rounds Hot Topics #2

Presented by Desmond Schatz, MD

June 4, 2020

Pediatric Science Day

William Cefalu, MD, NIH

Previous Presentations

The recording of each presentation is provided for your convenience below. Viewing lectures via the link does not qualify for CME. CME credit is only available when viewing the Grand Rounds live or via webcast in a group setting at one of the approved clinic locations.


Date Speaker(s) Topic
05/21/2020 Multiple speakers Grand Rounds Hot Topics #1
05/07/2020 Brad E. Hoffman, Ph.D. AAV Gene Immunotherapy Reverses Autoimmune Disease Against Multiple Epitopes in Genetically Diverse Mice
04/30/2020 Shawn Larson, M.D., F.A.C.S. The Surgeon’s Role in Non-Accidental Trauma
04/23/2020 Sylvia Delgado, M.D. Pediatric Respiratory Problems with COVID-19
04/16/2020 Stephanie Ryan, M.D., F.A.A.P. Rainbow Youth: Healthcare Needs of LGBTQ Youth
04/09/2020 Jennifer Co-Vu, M.D. Co-Vu’s COVID Corner: Cardiac Manifestations of COVID-19
3/12/2020 Sonja Rasmussen, M.D., M.S. and Lindsay Thompson, M.D. COVID-19: Implications for Mothers, Children, and Families
03/05/2020 Nicolas Chiriboga, M.D. and Jose Irazuzta, M.D., F.C.C.M. Mind-Mood-Movement: The Neuroimmune Disorders
02/27/2020 Lynn T. Singer, Ph.D Sequelae of Very Low Birth Weight Birth, Medical Risk and Social Class on Parenting Stress and Child Neurodevelopmental Outcomes
02/20/2020 James Kirklin, M.D. Congenital Heart Surgery on a Global Stage: Can We Translate Success to Developing Countries
02/06/2020 Mobeen H. Rathore, M.D., F.A.A.P. Diversity and Inclusion
01/30/2020 James W. Lynch, M.D. Is Burnout Writing the Obituary for the Medical Profession?
01/23/2020 Patrick McNamara, M.D. Evolution of Neonatologist Performed Advanced Echocardiography in the NICU: The Hemodynamic Consultation and the Sick Newborn
01/16/2020 Lawrence Shoemaker, M.D. Microscope, Wars, and Cattle: Catalysts in the History of Transplantation
01/09/2020 Desmond Schatz, M.D. Personalizing Therapies for the Prevention of Type 1 Diabetes: Searching for Endotypes
12/19/2019 Jennifer S. Bard, J.D., M.P.H., Ph.D Genetics, Privacy, Pediatrics, and the Law
12/05/2019 Multiple speakers 3-Minute Talks
11/21/2019 Phyllis W. Speiser, M.D. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia: An Update
11/14/2019 John W. Sleasman, M.D. Far From Over, the US HIV Epidemic Among Adolescents and Young Adults
11/07/2019 Janice Taylor, M.D., ME.d, F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P. Intestinal Rehabilitation for Children with Short Gut
10/31/2019 Matthew Gurka, Ph.D and Melissa Rethlefsen, M.S.L.S., A.H.I.P. Rigor and Reproducibility in Research
10/31/2019 Sri Gururangan, F.R.C.P. Pediatric Brain Tumors – Primer and Recent Advances
10/03/2019 Nicole Paradise Black, M.D., M.Ed Feedback Scripts: A Script for What Ails Your Learners
09/26/2019 Michael R. DeBaun, M.D., M.P.H. When Students with Sickle Cell Disease Stop Learning in St. Louis and Nashville
09/19/2019 Lori Jordan, M.D., Ph.D. Pediatric Code Stroke and Stroke Prevention
09/12/2019 James L. Wynn, MD Neonatal Sepsis: A View from the SOFA
09/05/2019 Diane Howell, M.D. and Cameron Rosenthal, M.D., F.A.A.P. Stranger Things: Embarking on a New Season and New Adventures in Pediatrics
06/27/2019 Desmond Schatz, M.D. Pediatrics Welcome Event
06/13/2019 Richard S. Finkel, M.D. Antisense Oligonucleotide Treatment of Spinal Muscular Atrophy
06/6/2019 John Lantos, M.D. Hot Topics in Pediatric Bioethics
05/30/2019 Biljana Horn, M.D. CAR-T Cells for ALL and Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
05/23/2019 Ann-Christine Duhaime, M.D. Brain Mysteries: From Small to Large
05/16/2019 Daniel B. Jernigan, M.D., M.P.H. 100 Years Since 1918: Are We Ready for the Next Pandemic?
05/09/2019 Robin Petroze, M.D., M.P.H. Global Child Health: Why Surgery is Essential for Sustainable Change
05/02/2019 Sumita Bhaduri-McIntosh, M.D., Ph.D. Learning From a Cancer-Causing Virus
04/25/2019 Mark S. Bleiweis, M.D. and Joseph Philip, M.D. The Evolving Use of Ventricular Assist Devices in Pediatric Heart Failure
04/18/2019 Scott Rivkees, M.D. Pediatric Research Initiatives – Assoc. Prof. and Prof. Three-Minute Talks
04/11/2019 Leif D. Nelin, M.D. Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia: Diagnosis and Outcomes
04/04/2019 Sarah Vinson, M.D. Double Trouble: Adolescent Depression and Anxiety
03/28/2019 Moiz M. Mustafa, M.D. The Need for a Comprehensive Pediatric and Adolescent Metabolic and Bariatric Program
03/21/2019 Erika Augustine, M.D., M.S. Emerging Therapeutics for Pediatric Neurodegenerative Diseases – Perspectives from the Batten Diseases
03/14/2019 Mary Patterson, M.D., ME.d. Resilience and Success: How Human Adaptation Keeps Patients Safe
02/28/2019 James Burns, M.D., M.P.H. Adolescent Case Presentation
02/21/2019 Jeffrey Baron, M.D. New Concepts in Childhood Growth
02/07/2019 Sarah Hudson Scholle, M.P.H., Dr.P.H. Moving to Meaningful Measures
01/31/2019 Lance S. Govemale, M.D., F.A.A.N.S., F.A.A.P. Neurosurgery for Pediatric Providers
01/24/2019 Scott Rivkees, M.D. Pediatric Research Initiatives – Three-Minute Talks
01/17/2019 Judy Aschner, M.D. Seeking New Therapies for Neonatal Lung Disease
01/10/2019 David Korones, M.D. Rehumanizing Medicine
01/3/2019 Scott A. Rivkees, M.D. State of the Department Address
12/20/2018 Michael D. Tsifansky, M.D. Pediatric Lung Transplantation – 2018: A Talk with Something for Everyone
12/13/2018 Multiple speakers Department Faculty Meeting
11/29/2018 Thomas A. Nakagawa, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.C.C.M. Turning the Tears of Tragedy into the Miracle of Life. The Gift of Organ Donation
11/15/2018 Vanessa Rouzier, M.D. Beyond the Mission Trip: The Face of Global Health from a Haitian Perspective – Facing Epidemics and Building Bridges
11/08/2018 Eric Jorge Nelson, M.D., Ph.D. Once Upon a Time a Soldier in Haiti Contaminated a River with Cholera
11/01/2018 Andrew J. Bauer, M.D. Kids and Thyroid Cancer: Opportunities to Improve Care
10/18/2018 Michael P. LaQuaglia, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P., F.R.C.S. Surgical Management of Neuroblastoma
10/11/2018 Sonja A. Rasmussen, M.D., M.S. An Update on Zika Virus as a Cause of Birth Defects
10/04/2018 Marshall L. Summer, M.D. Rare to Common, What We Learn from Rare Diseases
09/27/2018 Michael Light, MD High Above and Down Below
09/13/2018 Scott A. Rivkees, M.D. Unmasking Problems with Anti-Thyroid Medication: FDA to Frogs to Fetus
09/06/2018 Nicole Paradise Black, M.D., M.Ed. and Lynne Meyer, Ph.D., M.P.H. Pediatric Residency Education: From Good to Great
06/21/2018 Moshe Phillip, MD The Emerging Digital World in Diabetes Care
06/07/2018 Brian K. Kaspar, Ph.D. Gene Delivery Translation in Spinal Muscular Atrophy
05/31/2018 James E. Heubi, M.D. Neonatal Cholestasis: Diagnosis, Disease, and Management
05/24/2018 Simon Urschel, M.D. The Science and Fiction of ABO Incompatible Transplatation
05/17/2018 Kate Siebenaler, M.D. Ehrlichiosis in Children – A Hospitalist’s Perspective on this ‘Rare’ Disease
05/10/2018 Ophir Klein, M.D., Ph.D. From Tooth to Guts: Developmental Cues as a Foundation for Therapies
04/26/2018 Patricia M. Flynn, M.D. Growing Up with HIV
04/19/2018 Barry Zuckeman, M.D. Clinician Driven Innovation to Reduce Disparities
04/12/2018 Leonard B. Bacharier, M.D. Management of Preschool Recurrent Wheeze & Asthma – A Phenotype-Based Approach
04/5/2018 Susmita Pati, M.D., M.P.H. Empathy in the Age of Value-Based Care
03/29/2018 Craig Johnson, D.O. Vascular Anomalies Diagnosis and Treatment Update – 2018
03/22/2018 Shelley Miyamoto, M.D. Unique Adaptations of the Pediatric Heart
03/15/2018 Annapurna Poduri, M.D., M.P.H. Genetic Epilepsies (cancelled)
03/8/2018 Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H. Who is Taking Care of America’s Children? Insights into the Pediatric Workforce
03/1/2018 Howard Katzenstein, M.D. Pediatric Liver Cancers: Is Chemotherapy or Surgery the Key to a Cure
02/22/2018 Lauren DePaola, L.C.S.W. Perinatal Depression: The Pediatrician’s Role
02/15/2018 Matthew J. Gurka, Ph.D. and Lindsay Thompson, M.D., M.S. Balancing Research and Clinical Practice: The Case of Implementing a Screening Program for ACEs
02/8/2018 Sridharan Gururangan, F.R.C.P. Recent Advances in Immunotherapy for Pediatric Brain Tumors
02/1/2018 Kate A. Ratliff, Ph.D. Mindbugs: Understanding Implicit Bias
01/25/2018 Ron G. Rosenfeld, M.D. What Determines Our Height: The Regulation of Linear Growth
01/18/2018 Robert D. Christensen, M.D. Diagnosing the Common and Rare Anemias of Neonates
01/11/2018 Scott A. Rivkees, M.D. The State of the Department: The Force Awakens
01/4/2018 Mark A. Atkinson, Ph.D. Type 1 Diabetes – A Disease of the Immune System, Beta Cells, and Pancreas
12/21/2017 Kristin M. Schroeder, M.D., M.P.H. Global Pediatric Cancer Care: Challenges and Opportunities for Collaboration
12/7/2017 Sharon Levy, M.D., M.P.H. Opioid Misuse and Opioid Use Disorder in Adolescents
11/30/2017 Alexandra L. Quittner, Ph.D. Adherence to Prescribed Treatments in Cystic Fibrosis: A Case of Extreme Complexity
11/16/2017 William B. Slayton, M.D. Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in 2017 – Moving Toward Curing Them All
11/9/2017 Tobias Loddenkemper, M.D. Pediatric Status Epilepticus
11/2/2017 David Buxton, M.D. Pediatric Palliative Care
10/26/2017 David Lawrence Jr. Investing in What Would Really Make a Difference in America
10/19/2017 Thomas E. Merchant, D.O., Ph.D. Radiation Therapy for Medulloblastoma: 25 Years of Advancement
10/12/2017 Erik W. Black, Ph.D. Mentorship and Peer Support for Career Advancement and Wellness
10/5/2017 Jennifer Schoch, M.D. Infantile Hemangiomas: Update on Proposed Pathogenesis, Work-Up, and Treatment
09/28/2017 Michael A. Levine, M.D. Rickets in the 21st Century: A ‘D-lightful’ Story
09/21/2017 Benjamin Lok, Ph.D. Virtual Reality Pediatric Patient Simulations for Training
09/14/2017 Harvey Chim, M.D., F.A.C.S. Congenital Hand Anomalies and Brachial Plexus Birth Injury
09/07/2017 Nicole Paradise Black, M.D., M.Ed. Pediatric Residency Education
06/08/2017 Leon S. Dure, M.D. Childhood Movement Disorders
06/01/2017 Michael Lauzardo, M.D., M.Sc. Treatment of Childhood Cancer in Developing Countries: An Emerging Global Health Challenge
05/25/2017 Edward Jimenez, M.B.A. Changing Healthcare Landscape
05/18/2017 Catherine D. DeAngelis, M.D., M.P.H. Conflicts of Interest in Medicine: Facts and Friction
05/11/2017 Michael L. Good, M.D. Current Successes & Future Directions for the UF College of Medicine
05/4/2017 Mary D. Senne, Ph.D. Physician Coaching
04/27/2017 James J. McKenna, Ph.D. Breastsleeping: Humankinds Oldest and Most Successful Sleeping and Feeding Agreement
04/20/2017 Michael K. Davis, M.D., M.B.A. Prevention of Medical Errors
04/13/2017 J. Gene Chen, M.D., M.H.S. Rapid Response Teams in Pediatrics: Theory, Evidence, and Optimization
04/6/2017 Rene Romero, M.D. Pediatric Liver Transplantation: More Than Survival
03/30/2017 Lisa Saiman, M.D., M.P.H. Epidemiology and Management of Pulmonary Infections in Cystic Fibrosis
03/23/2017 Karen Remley, M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H., F.A.A.P. AAP’s Blueprint for the New Political Environment
03/16/2017 Martha E. Brown, M.D. Dealing with Difficult Colleagues
03/9/2017 Arvin Garg, M.D., M.P.H. Addressing Social Determinants of Health: The Past, Present, and Future of Pediatrics
03/2/2017 Maureen Su, M.D. Epigenetic Regulation of T cells in Immune Deficiency and Autoimmunity
02/23/2017 Robert L. Sheridan, M.D. Pediatric Burn Care
02/16/2017 William B. Blanchard, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.A.C.C., F.A.H.A. Pediatric Cardiac Standards: Past, Present, and Future? Quality in a Political Era
02/9/2017 Kathleen B. Schwarz, M.D. Viral Hepatits in Children: The Seen and the Unseen
01/19/2017 John Zupancic, M.D., M.S., Sc.D. Scurvy, Kevin Bacon and the Library of Alexandria: Two Decades of RCTs in Neonatology
01/12/2017 Harry Ostrer, M.D. Adam and Eve Seek NextGen Sequencing to Understand Sex Determination and Its Disorders
01/5/2017 Scott A. Rivkees, M.D. State of the Department: Where were we, where are we, where do we want to go?
12/15/2016 Stephen M. Rosenthal, M.D. Gender Non-conforming/Transgender Youth: Current Concept, Management, & Barriers to Care
12/8/2016 Joseph I. Wolfsdorf, M.B., B.Ch. Pediatric Diabetes: Rhetoric and Reality
12/1/2016 Sonja Rasmussen, M.D., M.S. Zika Virus: Emerging Concerns for Pregnant Women and Infants
11/17/2016 Patricia Snyder, Ph.D. Generating Evidence in Support of Recommended Practices in Early Intervention
11/10/2016 Scott A. Lorch, M.D., M.S.C.E. Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Maternal and Neonatal Care
11/3/2016 Kay Roussos-Ross, M.D. Centering Pregnancy: A Group Prenatal Care Model
10/27/2016 Teresa Drake, J.D. Impact of Intimate Partner Violence on Children
10/20/2016 Richard E. D’Alli, M.D., M.Ed., Sc.M. ADHD: Don’t Tell Me What I Know, Tell Me What I Don’t Know
10/13/2016 Tiffany Christensen, B.F.A. Growing Up Dying: Shifting the Pediatric Paradigm
10/6/2016 Josef Neu, M.D. ‘Omics’ Meets the Fetus and Newborn
09/29/2016 Kendra Krietsch, M.S. Pediatric Sleep: Links to Health and Weight and General Implications for Screening and Treatment
09/22/2016 Robert M. Lawrence, M.D. HIV: Update for Pediatricians
09/15/2016 Gokul Krishnan, Ph.D. Empowering Young Girls in Children’s Hospitals: ‘I Can Do Something, I Can Be Someone, I Can Go Somewhere’
09/08/2016 Nicole Paradise Black, M.D., M.Ed. UF Pediatric Residency: Past, Present, & Future
06/02/2016 Philip R. Johnson, M.D. The Quest For An HIV Vaccine
05/26/2016 Nicholas B. Slamon, M.D. Telemedicine for Pediatrics: Who You Gonna Call?
05/19/2016 Adam L. Hartman, M.D. Fighting Fits with Food: Metabolism-based Therapy in Epilepsy
05/12/2016 Laura R. Ment, M.D. Talk to Your Baby: Language in the Prematurely-born
05/5/2016 Jonathan L. Finlay, M.B., Ch.B., F.R.C.P. Marrow-ablative Chemotherapy for Childhood and Adolescent Malignant Brain Tumors – From Autologous to Allogenic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation and Beyond
04/28/2016 Matthew J. Gurka, Ph.D. Measuring the Severity of the Metabolic Syndrome in Children to Better Assess Risk of Future Disease
04/21/2016 Lisa Merlo Greene, Ph.D., M.P.E. and James W. Lynch, M.D. Physician Wellness, Burnout, and Depression
04/14/2016 Frederick S. Southwick, M.D. Effective Interprofessional Teams Improve the Quality and Efficiency of Patient Care
04/07/2016 Krestin Radonovich, Ph.D. Supporting the Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder in a Medical Setting: An Integrated Approach
03/31/2016 Paul M. Darden, MD.. Increasing HPV Vaccination Rates: Suggestions for a way Forward
03/24/2016 Sohail Z. Husain, M.D. The Conundrum of Pancreatitis in Children
03/17/2016 Bahareh Keith, DO, FAAP Global Health: The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and Interprofessional Education
03/10/2016 Daniel R. Neuspiel, M.D., M.P.H. Challenges of Patient Safety in the Pediatric Outpatient Setting
03/03/2016 Ruth A. Lawrence, M.D. The Fourth Trimester: Important but Challenging
02/25/2016 Kim M. Mueller, MSN, ARNP, ACNP-BC, RN De-escalating Behavioral Syndromes
02/18/2016 Keliana O’Mara, Pharm.D., B.C.P.S. Neofax or Neofiction? Using Individualized Pharmacokinetic Dosing to Optimize Clinical Decisions
02/11/2016 Michael R. Pranzatelli, M.D., F.A.A.N. Translational Concepts in Neuroinflammation: Implications for Pediatricians
02/04/2016 Susan Nittrouer, Ph.D. Explaining Variability in Language and Literacy Outcomes for Children with Hearing Loss
01/28/2016 Carol M. Lilly, MD, MPH Trauma Informed Care: Infusing Principles into Individual Practice & Moving Towards a Systems Based Approach
01/21/2016 Jeff Reese, M.D. Novel Mechanisms that Distinguish Aortic and Ductus Arteriosus Function During Development
01/14/2016 Michael J. Whalen, Ph.D. Current Concepts in Pediatric and Adult Trauma Brain Injury
01/07/2016 Scott A. Rivkees, M.D. State of the Department
12/17/2015 Joseph Carcillo, MD Managing Pediatric Septic Shock
12/10/2015 Robert J. Graham, MD Acute and Chronic Respiratory Management of Neuromuscular Disorders
12/03/2015 Valder R. Arruda, MD, PhD Emerging Treatments for Hemophilia
11/19/2015 Mariam Rahmani, MD Stress, Anxiety & Depression in Our Children and Adolescents: Some Helpful Information and Tips
11/12/2015 Robert Lawrence, MD HIV Update: Review for Florida Physicians
11/05/2015 Scott A. Rivkees, M.D. The Recent Evolution of Graves Disease Therapy: Impact on the Child and Fetus
10/29/2015 Lainie Friedman Ross, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.P. Pediatric Organ Transplantation: Children as Donors & Recipients
10/22/2015 Shannon Maude, M.D., Ph.D. CART Therapy for Leukemia
10/15/2015 Virginia Kockler, M.D., F.A.A.P. Not My Grandmother’s Tobacco: Tobacco in 2015
10/08/2015 David J. Burchfield, M.D. Evidence Based Medicine! Beware
10/01/2015 Stephen E. Muething, M.D. Solutions for Patient Safety
09/24/2015 Nicole Paradise Black, M.D., ME.d. and Robert Lawrence, M.D. Pediatric Residency Education Update & Clinical Competency Committee
09/17/2015 R. Peter Iafrate, Pharm. D. Consent2Share and IRB Updates
06/4/2015 Janice A. Sabine, Ph.D., M.S.W. Implicit Bias in Health Care
05/28/2015 Sinai C. Zyblewski, M.D., M.S.C.R. Feeding Neonates With Complex Congenital Heart Disease – Are We Making Progress?
05/21/2015 Joel S. Tieder, MD, MPH Management of Apparent Life Threatening Events
05/14/2015 Laurel Blakemore, M.D. Update on the Evaluation and Treatment of Scoliosis
05/7/2015 Ilan Ganot Damn, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Now what do we do about it?
04/30/2015 Susan S. Kelly, M.D. Pediatric Cellular and Immunotherapy
04/23/2015 Gary M. Kupfer, M.D. Basic and Clinical Lessons of Genomic Instability
04/16/2015 Henry J. Binder, M.D. Pathophysiology of Infectious and Congenital Diarrhea
04/9/2015 Stephanie D. Davis, M.D. Understanding Rare Lung Disease: Tales from Cystic Fibrosis and Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia
04/2/2015 Krestin Radonovich, Ph.D. Supporting the Child with Autism and Developmental Delays in a Medical Care Setting
03/26/2015 Karen R. Rubin, M.D. Strengthening the Primary Care Provider/Sub-specialist Care Delivery Interface: A Goldmine of Opportunity for Quality Improvement and Cost Savings
03/19/2015 Larissa Cavallari, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCP and Kristin Weitzel Personalized Medicine: Applications in Pediatric Patients
03/12/2015 Janet R. Casey, MD The Microbiology and Immunology of AOM – A Pediatric Practice’s Contribution
03/5/2015 Susan Lee, M.Ed., C.C.L.S. Medical Camps for Children with Serious Illness
02/26/2015 Joseph A. Majzoub, MD Pediatric Obesity: Clinical and Basic Questions, and Some Answers
02/19/2015 Christina Brown & Angela Miney Through a Different Lens: Healthcare through the Eyes of the Family
02/12/2015 William L. Allen, M. Div., J.D. Ethical and Legal Issues in Newborn Screening
02/5/2015 William O. Collins, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P. Minimally Invasive Treatment of the Child with Stridor
01/29/2015 Israel Amirav, MD Delivery of Inhaled Medication to Young Children
01/22/2015 Mark Del Monte, JD Public Policy Approaches to Improving Child Well-being
01/15/2015 Swati Agarwal, MD Clinical update and safety net of pre-term infants for retinopathy of prematurity (ROP)
01/8/2015 Scott A. Rivkees, M.D. State of the Department
12/18/2014 Laurie E. Cohen, MD Endocrine Issues in the Childhood Cancer Survivor: What Pediatricians Should Know
12/11/2014 Elizabeth Shenkman, Ph.D. and Mildred Maldonado-Molina, Ph.D. Pediatric Health Outcomes, Translational Science and Policy Research
12/4/2014 Bruce D. Gelb, M.D. Genetics of Congenital Heart Disease
11/20/2014 Mary Ryngaert, M.S.N., A.R.N.P., I.B.C.L.C. Making Sure the Baby Gets Enough: Clinical Scenarios of Poor Weight Gain in Breastfed Infants
11/13/2014 Arlene Smillov & Sue Keating Self Insurance Program Update
11/6/2014 Mobeen H. Rathore, M.B.B.S., CPE, FACPE, FIDSA, FAAP Ebola Update
10/30/2014 Amy A. Smith, M.D. Childhood Ependymoma: Where are we and where are we headed
10/23/2014 Margaret MacMillan, M.D. Cellular Therapy for Fanconi Anemia
10/16/2014 William V. Tamborlane, M.D. Towards the development of an artificial pancreas
10/9/2014 Jonathan Todres Responding to the sexual exploitation of minors in our communities
10/2/2014 Arlan L. Rosenbloom, M.D. The Eradication of Smallpox: Pox, Politics and Paranoia
09/25/2014 Jay G. Berry, M.D., M.P. Optimizing Healthcare for Children with Medical Complexity
09/18/2014 David W. Pincus, M.D., Ph.D. Spinal Column Tumors in Children
09/11/2014 Nicole Paradise Black, M.D., M.Ed Residency Education Update
09/4/2014 Rohit Kohli, M.B.B.S., M.S. Liver Disease as a Complication of Obesity
06/5/2014 Scott A. Rivkees, M.D. The Long Arm of Prenatal Caffeine Exposure
05/29/2014 Frederick S. Southwick, M.D. Overcoming the Loss of My Leg: My Path to Recovery
05/22/2014 Daniel Rauch, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.H.M. Bioethics at the Pediatric Bedside
05/15/2014 Lung-Ji Chang, Ph.D. T Cell Receptor Engineering Targeting Pediatric Cancer
05/8/2014 Martha E. Brown, M.D. Impairment in Physicians and other Healthcare Professionals
05/1/2014 Peter B. Kang, M.D. New Frontiers in Muscular Dystrophy Genetics
04/24/2014 Michael I. Goran, Ph.D. Obesity, Sugar and Metabolic Risk in Children: How Growing Up Sweet Can Turn Sour
04/17/2014 Krestin Radonovich, Ph.D. What does the pediatrician need to know about autism and its treatment
04/10/2014 Michael L. Good, M.D. Current Successes and Future Direction for the UF College of Medicine
04/3/2014 Stewart Mostofsky, M.D. Moving to Improve Behavioral Control in ADHD
03/27/2014 Charles A. Williams, M.D. Clinical Use of the Chromosome Microarray and Next Generation Sequencing Testing
03/20/2014 Denis Daneman, MB, BCh, FRCPC, DSc Type 1 Diabetes in Children and Youth: A Personal Journey
03/13/2014 H. Barrett Fromme, MD, MHPE How to Be a Supermodel: Using Role Modeling to Become an Exemplary Educator
03/6/2014 Melissa Tyrone Ronald McDonald House Charities Impact Study: Supporting Family-Centered Care and Children with Serious Healthcare Needs
02/27/2014 Roland W. Gray, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.A.S.A.M. Physician Health in the 21st Century
02/20/2014 Michael Levine, M.D. Optimizing and Assessing Bone Health in the Pediatric Population
02/13/2014 Ronald J. Kanter, M.D. Cardiac Resynchronization Pacing for Children and Patients with Congenital Heart Disease: A New Paradigm for Pump Failure
02/6/2014 Eric I. Rosenberg, M.D., M.S.P.H., F.A.C.P. Managing Behavior and Eliminating Harm: Moving Towards a Just and Safer Culture
01/30/2014 David J. Burchfield, M.D. Outcomes of Neonates at Borderline Viability
01/23/2014 Donald Plumley, M.D. Pediatrics: Quality and Patient Safety
01/16/2014 Stephen A. Back, M.D., Ph.D. Brain Injury in the Premature Infant: Unexpected mechanisms of dysmaturation, regeneration and repair
01/9/2014 Scott A. Rivkees, M.D. State of the Department: What we done over the past year and our vision for the next!
12/19/2013 Mathew Nguyen, M.D. An Update on Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology and the Treatment of Common Childhood Mental Illnesses
12/12/2013 Carolyn Holland, M.D. A Framework for Patient Safety at Shands Children’s Hospital – Where We Are and Where We Need To Go
12/05/2013 Debra Esernio-Jenssen, M.D. Why ‘orange’ we concerned about child maltreatment?
11/21/2013 Pinaki Panigrahi, M.D., Ph.D. Synbiotics in Neonatal Sepsis: Local applications of global health research
11/14/2013 William R. Treem, M.D. Making New Drugs Available to Children: Unique Challenges in Pediatric Drug Development
11/07/2013 Gregory Storch, M.D. Clinical, Virologic, and Genomic Aspects of Fever Without a Source in Young Children
10/31/2013 Randall M. Bryant, M.D. Spooky Arrhythmias
10/24/2013 Richard L. Bucciarelli, M.D. A Roadmap for Ending Childhood Poverty in the US
10/17/2013 Jonathan L. Williams, M.D. Radiology Milestones for Pediatric Residents
10/10/2013 Nicole Lovine, M.D., Ph.D. Infection Control Isolation Policy Updates
10/3/2013 Michael Apkon, M.D., M.B.A., Ph.D. Critical Thinking and Error: The Human Side of Patient Safety
9/26/2013 Timothy C. Flynn, M.D., F.A.C.S. Past and Future of GME
9/19/2013 Daniel C. West, M.D. Exploring a New Frontier in Training Physicians: The Promises and Challenges of Competency-Based Medical Education
9/12/2013 David W. Pincus, M.D., Ph.D. Spinal Deformity in Children
09/5/2013 Alice Rhoton-Vlasak, M.D. Fertility Preservation Options for Pediatric Patients – Who should consider this?
08/9/2013 Janet R. Serwint, M.D. Humanism in Pediatric End of Life Issues
04/25/2013 John Robbins, M.D. Two New Vaccines for Infants and Children
04/4/2013 Kathleen Ryan, M.D. Influenza and Community Immunity
03/28/2013 Stanton Wesson, M.D. Hemangiomas of Infancy
03/07/2013 Robert H. Anderson, M.D. Normal and abnormal development of the ventricular outflow tracts
02/28/2013 Josef Neu, M.D. The Microbiome in the Fetus and Beyond
02/21/2013 David William Kays, M.D. Congenital Disphragmatic Hernia at UF: The Hole Story
02/18/2013 Sanjeev Tuli, M.D., M.Ed. Coding for Pediatrics
01/31/2013 Mark L. Hudak, M.D. Presentation & Management of Neonates with Drug Withdrawl
01/17/2013 Ryan Moran, M.D. Translating Virtual Experiences into Patient Outcomes: Using Simulation Based Medical Education to Improve Performance in Medicine
06/7/2012 Henry Daniell, Ph.D. Oral Delivery of Therapeutic Proteins Bioencapsulated in Plant Cells: Concepts and Clinical Applications
05/2/2012 Masataka Suzuki, Ph.D. Application of Helper-Dependent Adenoviral Vectors (HDAds) for Gene Therapy
04/25/2012 Sharan Ramaswamy, Ph.D. Towards the Creation of Functional, Living and Autologous Engineered Heart Valves
04/18/2012 Sergei Zolotukhin, Ph.D. Long-Term Control of Ingestive and Social Behaviors by Modulating Saliva Composition
04/11/2012 Jennifer Miller, M.D. Prader-Willi Syndrome: A Model for Childhood Obesity
04/4/2012 Brandi K. Ormerod, Ph.D. Neuroinflammation, Neurogenesis, and Cognition Across Lifespan
03/28/2012 Arun Srivastava, Ph.D. The U.S. Budget Deficit, National Debt, and Gene Therapy with AAV Vectors
03/23/2012 Dai H. Chung, M.D. Molecular Targeted Therapies in Neuroblastoma
02/15/2012 Brian Brown, M.D. Who Regulates Who? Investigating the Dynamic Relationship Between MicroRNA and Target Abundance

2014 Intern Lecture Series

Date Speaker Topic
07/02/2014 Kavisha Shah Jaundice
07/02/2014 Emily Jones Fluids and Dehydration
07/03/2014 Faris Hashim UTI
07/03/2014 Moe LaTour and Dr. Li Pain Management
07/07/2014 Kae Watanabe Shock
07/07/2014 Diana Montoya-Williams Meningitis
07/08/2014 Karen Hussein Basic Radiology
07/08/2014 Karen Martinez Fever
07/15/2014 Dima Ezmigna ALTE
07/15/2014 Daphna Barbeau GERD/Constipation
07/17/2014 Kristin Dayton DKA
07/17/2014 Price Ward NICU/NAS
07/18/2014 A Thambundit Asthma
07/21/2014 Onyeka Osakwe EKG
07/21/2014 Priya Tanna Seizure
07/22/2014 Cecile Besingi Antibiotics
07/22/2014 Frances Gonzalez Bronchiolitis
07/23/2014 Olivia Potter Child Abuse
07/23/2014 Rebekah Soto Pneumonia