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General Pediatrics Rounds

The Division of General Pediatrics Rounds will be held every Monday from 8-9 a.m. at the MUMC site in Room 4E20. These rounds are videoconferenced live to St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton - T2308.

Live Webcasting: The Pediatric Grand Rounds at St. Joseph's Healthcare are webcasted live. Click here to access the Pediatric Grand Rounds webcast. Select "Live events", followed by "Public events" and then choose "Pediatric Grand Rounds". If you have trouble accessing the rounds please call the OTN Service Desk at 1-866-454-6861 and ask for the webcasting department.

Upcoming General Pediatrics Rounds

  October 1            Topic:                    Evaluation of the child with global developmental delay and

intellectual disability

Speaker:              Dr. Caroline Ernst

                                Room:                   HSC – 4E20, MUMC

CanMeds Objectives: CanMeds Scholar:

1.        To review a framework for the clinical investigation of GDD/ID in children

2.        To discuss an updated protocol for Canadian physicians to follow in the etiological investigation of GDD/ID

 

October 8            Rounds are CANCELLED ~ Thanksgiving Day

 

October 15          Topic:                    To Hold or Not To Hold: The Use of Restraints in Pediatric

Healthcare Settings

Speakers:            Dr. Olabode Akintan

                                Laurie Horricks, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

                                Room:                   HSC – 4E20, MUMC

CanMeds Objectives: Medical Expert: 

1.             To review clinical indications and current best practice for the use of restraints in pediatric hospital settings

2.             To explore and consider the different pieces of legislation that apply when using restraints

3.             To improve clinician awareness of the important physical and emotional consequences of restraint for both patients and staff

 

October 22      Topic:                    Malignant pertussis: an underdiagnosed illness

Speaker:              Dr. Hanan Al Mahrouqi

                                Room:                   HSC – 4E20, MUMC

CanMeds Objectives: Medical Expert: To review the current literature regarding a general pediatric topic

 

October 29      Topic:                    Journal Club

Speaker:              Dr. Gita Wahi

                                Room:                   HSC – 4E20, MUMC

CanMeds Objectives: Medical Expert: To review the current literature regarding a general pediatric topic

 

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