Continuing Medical Education
Postgraduate medical programs in New Orleans
Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Louisiana State Medical Society (LSMS) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Regularly scheduled series:
- Virtual Pediatric Grand Rounds – Wednesdays from 12-1 pm
- Child Neurology Case Conference – 2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 2-3 pm in ACC Room 3302
- Tumor Board – Wednesdays from 4-5 pm in the Children’s Hospital 2 Center Conference Room
- Neonatology Conference – Thursdays from 12:30-1:30 pm in the NICU Conference Room
- Cardiology Case Management - Thursdays from 4-5 pm in ACC Room 3302
Physician outreach programs/CME
As part of the physician outreach program, Children's Hospital offers several events throughout the state of Louisiana. Each program offers CME credit for physicians. If you are a medical professional and would like to be included on our mailing list for these events, please send an email to Gretchen Dondis at Gretchen.Dondis@lcmchealth.org.
If you are a physician that would like to propose a CME activity for consideration, please submit an application telling us about your topic for review. Proposed CME activities should increase medical knowledge, provide patient care, enhance professionalism, facility quality improvement, coordinate work in interdisciplinary teams, employ evidence-based practices and/or provide evidence of evaluation of performance in practice.
October/ November 2020 - Newborn Screening Lecture Series - Newborn Screening 101: It's Not Just the PKU
The Department of Genetics nurse navigators invite you and your office staff to learn more about the important Louisiana Department of Health program that is aimed to eliminate or reduce mortality, morbidity and disabilities by early detection and treatment of the disorders included in the newborn screening panel. The 30-minute Zoom session will be offered at many dates and time throughout October and November. CME and CEU hours will be issued for attendance and your participation is strongly encouraged. If the dates and times listed do not work with your office schedule, please contact Bonnie at 504.894.8696 or email@example.com to coordinate another time. Click here for more information. Registration is required.
Fall 2020 Pediatric grand rounds schedule
The Pediatric Grand Rounds Series has begun for the 2020-2021 academic year, once again using a virtual platform. The new time for the weekly CME program is Wednesdays from 12-1 pm. Please see the schedule and topics below:
August 5 - Jay Goldsmith, MD - The Normal Newborn: Medical Legal Exposures for Pediatrics
August 12 - Scott McMurray, MD - Aerodigestive Teams: An Approach for Evaluating Children with Breathing and Swallowing Problems
August 19 - Shubho Sarkar, MD - Clinical Informatics: It's Not Just EPIC
August 26 - Dedrick Moulton, MD - Racial Disparities - canceled due to weather, rescheduled for 9/23
September 2 - Ashley Politz and Stephen Wright - Advocacy 101: What, Why and How?
September 9 - Margaret Huntwork, MD - Expanding the Differential Diagnosis: Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome
September 16 - Michele Hendrickson, MD - Pain Medicine
September 23 - Dedrick Moulton, MD - Racial Disparities
September 30 - Patricio Arias, MD - Liver Failure
October 7 - John Carlson, MD - Immune Reactions to Arthropod Bites and Stings
October 14 - Sharon Humiston, MD, MPH- University of Missouri- Kansas City - topic TBD
October 21 - Giovanni Piedimonte, MD - topic TBD
October 28 - Jay Kolls, MD - Pathogenesis of COVID-19
November 4 - Ebony Price-Haywood, MD - Racial Disparities in COVID-19 and Social Determinants of Healthy Equity
November 11 - Mario Sacasa, MD - Lead with Hope: A Theoretical and Practical Examination of Hope
November 18 - Russell Zwiener, MD - topic TBD
November 25 - Canceled for Thanksgiving Holiday
December 2 - Thomas Scagnelli, MD -Interventional Radiology: What an IR Provider Does
December 9 - Speaker and Topic TBD
December 16 - Luke Wall, MD and Elizabeth Wisner, MD - Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID)
If you are interested in joining, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request the Zoom link.
If you participated in any Grand Rounds during the 2019-2020 academic year and would like a record of your attendance and the CME credit granted, please email Catherine Mooney at Catherine.Mooney@lcmchealth.org.
Catherine Mooney, MLIS
Medical Staff Coordinator
200 Henry Clay Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118