Conference Calendar

Teaching Conferences—August, 2014

  • NOTE: All resident lectures are now in a single half-day block format. Residents will be excused from all clinical rotations on Thursday mornings from 8:00 Am to Noon
  • Teaching Conferences Calendar PDF document
  • Tentative Grand Rounds Schedule for 2014-2015 PDF document Target audience: Health care providers who provide direct patient care to pediatric patients.
  • The Monthly Call and Block Schedules are now available on AMION (Upstate, Pediatric Residency)
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  • 8:00-10:00 —Child Advocacy: Mandated Reporter Course —Drs. Botash and Pekarsky


  • 8:00 —How to Give a Grand Rounds M&M (PL3s only) —Drs. Weiner and Andrake
  • 9:00 —Shock/Sepsis —Dr. Seidberg
  • 10:00—PICU Nursing —Dee Kwaczala
  • 11:00—Chief Board Review


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  • 8:00—Child Advocacy Summer Series: School-Based Health(Interns Only) —Dr. Alvarado- Kinney Center


  • 8:00 —Club Med —Drs. Quigley and Al Shareef
  • 9:00 —Neuro Trauma —Dr. Hannan
  • 10:00—RT Equipment Overview — Dr. Ragosta
  • 11:00—Monthly Housestaff Meeting


  • No Conferences Scheduled


  • 8:00—Child Advocacy Summer Series: Culturally Sensitive Care and Interpreters (Interns Only) —Dr. Olson and Sue Mahar - Kinney Center


  • 8:00 —OPD Team Meetings
  • 9:00 —PICU Cases —Dr. Hannan
  • 10:00—Complicated Kids — Dr. Ragosta
  • 11:00—How to give a Grand Rounds PL3 Talk—Dr. Blatt


  • 8:00—Child Advocacy Summer Series: Inquiry and Application (Interns Only) —Dr. Hicks


  • 8:00-Noon —Peds ED SIM Day — EMSTAT Center (all residents)


  • 8:00 —Child Advocacy Summer Series: Bus Tour (Interns Only) —Dr. Blatt


  • 8:00 —Club Med—Drs. Prince and Steele
  • 9:00 —Child Dev 1—
  • 10:00—Child Dev 2—
  • 11:00—PL3 Chair Rounds (Room 11405A) — Dr. Welch
  • 11:00—PL1/PL2 Child Psych Lecture

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Credit Designation
UPSTATE Medical University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). ™
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Policy
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Americans with Disabilities Act Statement
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