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:

  • Pediatric Grand Rounds – Wednesdays from 8-9 am in the Children’s Hospital State Street Conference Center
  • 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
  • Infectious Diseases Clinical Case Conference - 2nd and 4th Mondays from 4-5 pm in ACC Room 2031 (CME not available)

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

CME applications

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.

Pediatric grand rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds is held in the Children's Hospital Conference Center every Wednesday morning from 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. To join, please click on unique links below.

CHNOLA Grand Rounds-1/29/2020
Wed, Jan 29, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (CST)
Dr. Albert Hergenroeder National Speaker
“Transition from Pediatric to Adult-Based Care: An Update”

CHNOLA Grand Rounds-2/5/2020
Wed, Feb 5, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (CST)
Dr. Ihor Yosepiv Tulane Peds
“Genetic Nephrotic Syndrome”

CHNOLA Grand Rounds-2/12/19
Wed, Feb 12, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (CST)
Dr. Bill Basco National Speaker
“Opioid Stewardship for Children”

CHNOLA Grand Rounds-2/19/2020
Wed, Feb 19, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (CST)
Dr. Dorothy Shulman National Speaker
“Type 1 diabetes: Advances in treatment and technology”

CHNOLA Grand Rounds-3/4/2020
Wed, Mar 4, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (CST)
Dr. Adrienne Savant Tulane Peds
“Cystic Fibrosis Therapy in the Era of Highly Effective CFTR Modulators”

CHNOLA Grand Rounds-3/11/2020
Wed, Mar 11, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (CDT)
Speaker information not available.

CHNOLA Grand Rounds-3/18/2020
Wed, Mar 18, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (CDT)
Dr. Randy Cron National Speaker
“Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.”

CHNOLA Grand Rounds-3/25/2020
Wed, Mar 25, 2020 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (CDT)
Dr. Giovanni Piedimonte, Tulane Peds
“Leveraging Digital Technology, Artificial Intelligence, and Precision Medicine to Treat Respiratory Diseases Along the Continuum of Care”

CME contact info

Catherine Mooney, MLIS
Medical Staff Coordinator
Children's Hospital
200 Henry Clay Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118
O: 504.896.9264
F: 504.896.9707