Past Grand Rounds

Each Wednesday, the Department of Pediatrics offers learning opportunities for pediatric professionals throughout the community - both inside and outside the University.

Pediatric Grand Rounds is designed to improve the broad practice of pediatric medicine, including patient care, healthcare research, medical education, public health, and innovation.

Grand Rounds sessions are open to the public and past presentation materials are posted here for review.

August 2020 Grand Rounds

August 5 

Poverty, Inequity and Calorie Burden: How both social reality and perception drive eating behaviors and obesity

Michelle Cardel, PhD, RD
Associate Professor
College of Medicine
Department of Health Outcomes and Biomedical Informatics and Pediatrics
University of Florida

Invited by the Division of Pediatric Epidemiology & Clinical Research

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No Video Recording


August 12

Building Bones Using Novel Therapies for Pediatric Hypophosphatasia and X-linked Hypophosphatemic Rickets

Jill Simmons, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Ian Burr Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Invited by the Department of Pediatric Endocrinology

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No Video Recording


August 19

Immigration and the price of a cup of coffee

Fernando Stein, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Critical Care
Texas Children's Hospital Baylor College of Medicine

Invited by the Department of Pediatric Hospital Medicine

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August 26

You have been served… how to avoid being sued.

Arif Somani, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 
Department of Peditatics
Pediatric Critical Care Medical Director
University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

Barbara Gold, MD, MS
University of Minnesota

Ruth Flynn, JD
University of Minnesota Physicians

Invited by the Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

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No Video Recording

July 2020 Grand Rounds

July 1 - No Grand Rounds


July 8 

CAKUT: It's not just for nephrologists and urologists

Jane Lewis, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Urology
University of Minnesota

Invited by the Division of Pediatric Nephrology

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No Video Recording Available


July 15

Cell Engineering and Gene Therapy for Pediatric Disease

Mark Osborn, PhD
Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Department of Pediatrics
University of Minnesota 

Invited by the Department of Blood and Marrow Transplantation

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No Video Recording


July 22 

Leadership in Child Health Advocacy: A Vision for the Future

Lee Savio Beers, MD, FAAP
Professor of Pediatrics
Children's National Hospital
President Elect
American Academy of Pediatrics

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July 29 

Illuminating Inequity: How COVID-19 Magnifies Pre-Existing Health Disparities

Aarti Bhatt, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Internal Medicine
University of Minnesota 

Invited by the Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Council

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