March 2024

March 1

”Sickle Cell Disease Improving Outcomes in Transition of Care”
Pulcherie Guissou Ada, MD
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation

March 8

Epigenetics in Sleep Disorders
Rene Cortese, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics – Child Health Research Institute
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health
Core Faculty - MU Institute for Data Science and Informatics
Member- Ellis Fischel Cancer Center
School of Medicine
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation Via Zoom

March 15

”Advocacy”
Alexandra James, MD
Associate Professor
Pediatrics – South Providence
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation Via Zoom

March 22

No Grand Rounds Scheduled

March 29

”TBA”
Carolyn Quinsey, MD
Pediatric Neurosurgery
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation Via Zoom

February 2024

February 2

”Febrile Seizures: Past, Present and Future”
Vidya Raghavan, MD
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Attending
Boston Children’s Hospital
Instructor in Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School

February 9

No Grand Rounds Scheduled

February 16

”Tigers Connect”
Alexandra James, MD
Associate Professor
Pediatrics – South Providence
University of Missouri
Isabella McCartney, BHS
Pediatrics – General Ambulatory
Watch The Presentation

February 23

No Grand Rounds Scheduled

January 2024

January 5

”Reviving Harmony: Targeted Cell Death To Restore Immune Balance of Type 1 Diabetes”
Haval Shirwan, PhD
Director, Division of Pediatric Research
Associate Director, Immunomodulation and Regenerative Medicine Program, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center
Child Health Research Institute Investigator
NextGen Precision Health Investigator
Professor of Pediatrics
Watch The Presentation

January 12

”Updates on Perinatal Infections: Hepatitis C, Congenital Syphilis, and HIV”
Brian Allen, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Infectious Disease
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation

December 2023

December 1

”Top 10 Genetic Referrals: When and When Not”
Richard Sidlow, MD
Department of Pediatrics Genetics
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation Via Zoom

December 15

”Mechanistic Perspectives on Neonatal Immunity”
Habib Zaghouani

Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Pediatrics, & Neurology
J. Lavenia Edwards Endowed Chair In Pediatrics
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation

November 2023

November 3

"Staphylococcus aureus in the NICU: Journey to Understand Colonization Dynamics and Decrease Infection Rates”
Stephanie A Fritz, MD, MSCI

Professor of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Fellowship Director Program
Washington University
Patrick Reich, MD, MSCI
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Medical Director, Infection Prevention
Washington University
Watch The Presentation

October 2023

October 6

”Telehealth and Telemedicine”
Mirna Becevic, PhD

Assistant Professor-Dermatology
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation

October 27

”Clinical Applications Xenon Lung MRI: FDA Approved & Available at MU”
Talissa Altes, MD

Chair and Gwilym S and Maria Antonia Lodwick Distinguished Professor of Radiology
University of Missouri
Robert Thomen, PhD
Assistant Professor Radiology
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation

September 2023

September 1

”Advocating for the Concussed Youth - Understanding the Gaps”
Komal Ashraf, MD

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurology
Epilepsy/Headaches/Concussion
Director, MU Neurology Clerkship
Director, MU Concussion Program
University of Missouri Health Care
Watch The Presentation

September 15

”Knee Pain in the Young Athlete”
Brian Toedebusch, MD

Assistant Professor, PM&R and Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation

September 22

”Group B Streptococcus Vaccine - The Long and Winding Road”
Kara Bickham, MD

Vice President of Vaccine Clinical Research and Development, Pfizer
Watch The Presentation

September 29

”MRSA In Children and Neonates”
Stephanie A. Fritz, MD

Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Washington University
Watch The Presentation Via Zoom

August 2023

August 4

Grand Rounds Cancelled

August 18

”The Behavior Safety Team: Supporting Patients with Autism and Behavioral Health Needs in Healthcare Settings”
Rena J. Sorensen, PhD

Staff Psychologist IV
Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology
Staff Psychologist
Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Psychology
Watch The Presentation

August 25

"Spinal Muscular Atrophy & Gene Therapy at MU"
Jane Emerson, MD

Professor of Clinical PM&R
Physical Medicine & Rehab
University of Missouri – Columbia
Watch The Presentation

June 2023

June 6

No Grand Rounds Scheduled

June 13

”Advocacy in Foster Care”
Alexandra James, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Rachel Couch, Resident Physician Pediatrics
Kathryn Guymon, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Missouri – Columbia
Watch The Presentation

May 2023

May 5

No Grand Rounds Currently Scheduled

May 12

No Grand Rounds Currently Scheduled

May 19

"Pediatric Community Acquired Pneumonia”
Jeffrey Pernica, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
McMaster University
Watch The Presentation

May 26

No Grand Rounds Currently Scheduled

April 2023

April 7

No Grand Rounds Currently Scheduled

April 14

”What Pediatric Providers Need to Know about Non-Fusion Scoliosis Treatment! MIZ-VBT"
Daniel Hoernschemeyer, MD

Associate Professor Clinical Orthopedic Surgery (Peds)
Director of Operations at WCH
Watch The Presentation

April 21

"Congenital Hypothyroidism:  When Screening is Not Enough”
Nana-Hawa Yayah Jones, MD

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Watch The Presentation

April 28

"ECHO Autism STAT: Assessment and Diagnosis of ASD in Pediatrics"
Alexandra James, MD, MPH, FAAP

Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Missouri
Brett Moore, DO, FAAP
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation

March 2023

March 3

No Grand Rounds Currently Scheduled

March 10

No Grand Rounds Currently Scheduled

March 17

"Hemophilia Gene Therapy: It Glitters, but Is It Gold?”
John Puetz, MD

Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital
St. Joseph Hospital – Lake Saint Louis
Watch The Presentation Via Zoom
No Grand Rounds Currently Scheduled

March 31

No Grand Rounds Currently Scheduled

February 2023

February 3

"Movement Disorders ("Seizure Imitators") in Children"
Yu-Tze Ng, MBBS, FRACP, FAAN, FAAP, FAES
Professor of Pediatrics

Pediatric Neurology
University of Missouri
Watch The Presentation

February 10

”Racism and Quality of Neonatal Intensive Care: Voices of Black Mothers”
Rachel Witt, MD

Assistant Professor
Division of Neonatology
University of Minnesota
Watch The Presentation

February 17

"Diabetes in Pregnancy”
Jean Goodman, MD

Griffin Endowed Chair
Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Watch The Presentation

February 24

”Education and Global Health: Improving Cancer Care In Kenya”
ITyler Severance, MD, MeD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatrics Hematology
University of Missouri. – Columbia
Watch The Presentation

January 2023

January 6

No Grand Rounds Planned

January 13

"Steroid Treatment in Infants and Children"
Kyle P. McNerney, MD

Endocrinology, Pediatrics
Washington University Physicians
Watch The Presentation

January 20

No Grand Rounds Planned

January 27

No Grand Rounds Planned