Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

The Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds are an accredited group learning activity, as defined by the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canadaheld September to June on Wednesday afternoons from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm taking place via ZOOM until further notice.

To be added to the Grand Rounds email list or for more information, please contact pedscoms.med [at] mcgill.ca (John Batt).

September 2020

September 9

21st Annual Alan Ross Lecture

Precision Medicine Strategies for Medulloblastoma

Dr. Scott Pomeroy
Bronson Crothers Professor of Neurology
Director, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center, Harvard Medical School
Chair, Department of Neurology, Neurologist-in-Chief
Boston Children’s Hospital

September 16

22nd Annual Alan Ross Lecture

Pediatric Education Based Scholarship 
Through the Looking Glass…
Past, Present and Future

Dr. Ronald Gottesman
FRCPC (Founder-Critical Care Medicine), FAAP, FCCM
The Wendy MacDonald Chair in Pediatric Medical Education
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Professor of Pediatrics McGill University
Member, McGill Institute for Health Sciences Education

September 23

33rd Annual Saul Usher Lecture

Marfan Syndrome and Related Disorders:
Learning When to Worry

Dr. Shaine Morris
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiologist and Epidemiologist
Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine
Medical Director of Cardiovascular Genetics Program at TCH
Associate Program Director for the Cardiology Fellowship

September 30

Redefining Severe Cutaneous Reactions in Children

Dr. Michele Ramien
FRCPC Dermatology, DABD Pediatric Dermatology
Clinical Associate Professor
Alberta Children’s Hospital

October 2020

October 7

New York City Experience with COVID-19: From Hospital Adaptations to Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children

Dr. Eva Cheung
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Divisions of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Cardiology
Medical Director, Pediatric ECMO, Columbia University Medical Center

October 14

Alice Chan-Yip Lectureship in Integrative and Psychosomatic Medicine

The Canadian Model of Community Social Pediatric: New Paradigm of Care for Children Issued from an Impoverished Milieu

Dr. Gilles Julien
Social Pediatrician
Clinical Director and Founder, Fondation du Dr. Julien
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University

October 21

Women in Leadership Awardees

Leading, Learning & Living as Leaders: Report from the 2019 Women in Leadership Bursary recipients

Dr. Holly Agostino
Associate Professor, Division of General Pediatrics
Dr. Mylene Dandavino
Associate Professor, Division of General Pediatrics
Dr. Meranda Nakhla
Associate Professor, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Dr. Samara Zavalkoff
Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Critical Care
October 28

The Lorraine and Dominique Belcourt Symposium

Biliary Atresia: Best Strategies to “De Liver” Care for Newborns

Dr. Richard Schreiber
Professor of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, BC Children’s Hospital

November 2020

November 4

Gene(omic) Therapies for Hemoglobin Disorders

Mark C. Walters, MD
Jordan Family Director Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Pediatric Hematology Oncology
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

November 11

Robert H. Usher Lectureship

Alchemy 101: Transforming Quality into Dollars into Quality

Dr. John A. F. Zupancic
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Associate Chief of Neonatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

November 18

Department of Pediatrics Town Hall Meeting

November 25

Patient Safety

QI as a Driver in Joy of Work

Dr. Chris Hayes
Chief Medical Information Officer, Trillium Health Partners, ON.
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
CFHI Faculty and Clinical Improvement Advisor

December 2020

December 2

Preston Robb Neuroscience Lecture

Neuroimaging Insights into MS and MOG-related Disorders in Children

Dr. Brenda Banwell
Chief of Child Neurology and Co-Director Age-Span NeuroImmune Program, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

December 9

Jordan, Joyce, and Justice: Decolonizing Healthcare for Indigenous Children and Youth

Dr. Raven Dumont-Maurice
Expert de contenu - Santé des Premières Nations et des Inuits du Québec

Dr. Samir Shaheen-Hussain
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University

Dr. Kent Saylor
Director, Indigenous Health Professions Program

Dr. Saleem Razack
Professor of Pediatrics and Health Sciences Education, Division Director of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 
Director of the Social Accountability and Community Engagement Office, McGill University and Montreal Children’s Hospital

December 16 "Global Health Work at the Montreal Children's Hospital: Experiences from Haiti and Ethiopia"

Dr. Philippe Lamer
Nurse Director Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Program, Ingram School of Nursing, McGill University

Dr. Virginie Clavel
Faculty lecturer, Co-director of the MCH Global Child Health Program, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University
Intérim site chief Pediatrics, Lakeshore Hospital

Elissa Remmer, RN

January 2021

January 13

The First Annual Keith Drummond Memorial Lecture

Acute Tubulointerstitial Nephritis: An Important Cause of Acute Kidney Injury In Pediatrics

Dr. Allison Eddy
Head, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia
Professor, Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, University of British Columbia
Investigator, BC Children's Hospital

January 20

Gene therapy for the treatment of pediatric neuromuscular diseases

Dr. Hugh McMillan
Associate Professor, Université d’Ottawa
Pediatric Neurologist, CHEO

January 27

Family Literacy Day

Boosting Literacy: You can do it, we can help!

Ariel Siller
CEO Canadian Children’s Literacy Foundation

Zoe Keefer
CCLF Program Manager

Nina Jobanputra Shukla
Registered speech-language pathologist, CCLF Literacy Content Manager

February 2021

February 3

Biological Therapies in Children

Dr. Bruce Mazer
Associate Scientific Director, Federal COVID-19 Immunity Task Force
Professor, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Dermatology, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University

Dr. Christine McCusker
Division Director and Associate Professor, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Montreal Children's Hospital / Department of Pediatrics, McGill University

February 10

2019-2020 MSSA Innovation Fund Recipients

Dr. Holly Agostino
Adolescent Medicine Subspecialist, Montreal Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics McGill University

Dr. Brett Burstein
Pediatric Emergency Physician, Montreal Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics McGill University

Dr. Sara Long-Gagne
Pediatrician, Montreal Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics McGill University

Dr. Jesse Papenburg
Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist, Montreal Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics McGill University

Dr. Francois Olivier
Neonatologist, Montreal Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics McGill University

Dr. Anne Marie Sbrocchi
Pediatrician, Pediatric Endocrinologist, Montreal Children's Hospital
Associate Professor, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics McGill University

February 17

Jeopardy!

Hosted by Dr. Rosie Dion and Dr. David D'Arienzo, Chief Residents
February 24

MCH Medical Service Staff Town Hall 

Open to MSSA members only

March 2021

March 3 Spring Break - No Grand Rounds will be held
March 10

9th Annual Donald and Elizabeth Hillman Global Child Health Lecture

COVID-19 and Immunity: Insights from the COVID-19 Immunity Task Force

Dr. Timothy Evans
Executive Director, COVID-19 Immunity Task Force
Director and Associate Dean, School of Population and Global Health
Associate Vice-Principal (Global Policy and Innovation)

Dr. Bruce Mazer
Executive Director/Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) (Interim)
Head of Child Health Research at the Montreal Children's Hospital (MCH) of the MUHC

March 17

There will be no Grand Rounds on March 17.

There will be no Grand Rounds on March 17.

March 24

Department of Pediatrics Wellness Event

Tips to tame inner turmoil: Mindfulness in action

Dr. Olivia Tse
Assistant Dean, Resident Professional Affairs, Postgraduate Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

March 31

Between the Caribou Stew and the Apple Pie

Dr. Johanne Morel
Pediatrician, Northern and Native Child Health Program, Montreal Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University

April 2021

April 7

Alice Chan-Yip Lectureship in Integrative and Psychosomatic Medicine

When Equal is Not Enough: Opportunities for Advancing Health Equity in Pediatrics

Dr. Rislaine Benkelfat
Pediatrician and Director of Residency Continuity Clinic, Montreal Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics McGill University

April 14

The Mindful Hospital: Mindful Community, Compassionate Care

 

 

Dr. Dzung Vo
Pediatrician in Adolescent Medicine, British Columbia Children’s Hospital
Clinical Associate Professor, University of British Columbia

April 21

18th Annual Steinberg Child Development Lectureship

Gene-Environment Interplay and
the Biology of Misfortune

Dr. Thomas Boyce
Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, Emeritus, University of California, San Francisco
Head, Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco

April 28

Joint Clinical and Basic Science Seminar

Spina Bifida, Then, Now and Tomorrow

Dr. Audrey Lafontaine
Faculty Lecturer, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University

Dr. Sara Long-Gagne
Pediatrician, Montreal Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics McGill University

Dr. Aimee Ryan
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University

Associate Dean, Biomedical BSc, Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University

May 2021

May 5

Canceled

No Grand Rounds on May 5th 2021

May 12

Department of Pediatrics Town Hall Meeting

with Dr. David Eidelman
Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, and Vice-Principal (Health Affairs), McGill University

May 19

"Using technology and social media to improve newborn care."

Dr. Guilherme Sant'Anna
Neonatologist, Division of Neonatology, Montreal Children's Hospital
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University

May 26

School of Physical and Occupational Therapy

Upping our game in research using a patient-oriented research approach: Collaboration that counts

Dr. Annette Majnemer
Professor, School of Physical & Occupational Therapy, McGill University
Senior Scientist, RI-MUHC

June 2021

June 2

Reflections on the Past Year

Dr. Mylene Dandavino
MDCM, MHPE, MSc, FRCP, General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University
Dr. Laurie Plotnick
Division Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Medical Director, Emergency Department
Associate Chair (Education), Department of Pediatrics, McGill University
Dr. Tanya Di Genova
MDCM, FRCPC, MBA, Pediatric Intensivist

June 9

50th Annual Alton Goldbloom Lecture

Family is medicine: Why are some children neglected and what can we do about it 

Dr. Geoffrey Dougherty
Associate Professor, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, McGill University
Pediatrician, Montreal Children's Hospital

June 16

51st Annual Alton Goldbloom Lecture

Leadership 101; What Ten Years of Being Chair/Chief Taught Me

Dr. Michael Shevell
Chairman and Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology/Neurosurgery, McGill University
Pediatrician-in-Chief, Montreal Children's Hospital

Previous Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds

September 2019 - May 2020 | September 2018 - March 2019September 2017 - June 2018
September 2016 - June 2017September 2015 - June 2016September 2014 - May 2015 | 
September 2013 - June 2014 | September 2012 - June 2013September 2011 - June 2012 | 
September 2010 - June 2011 | September 2009 - June 2010September 2008 - June 2009

Previous Pediatric Medical Grand Rounds Posters (including objectives)

September 2019 - March 2020September 2018 - June 2019September 2018 - June 2019
September 2017 - June 2018September 2016 - June 2017September 2015 - June 2016
September 2014 - June 2015September 2013 - June 2014September 2012 - June 2013


Child Health and Human Development Program Research Seminars

The Child Health and Human Development (CHHD) program, of the MUHC Research Institute, offers Pediatrics Research Seminars on Mondays from 12:00 - 1:00p.m in the MUHC Research Institute, room E.S1.1129. 

For upcoming seminars please visit the CHHD Events page.

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