Conference Calendar

Teaching Conferences—January, 2015

  • 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)
Sipping in the New Year!
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  • Happy New Year!


  • No Conferences Scheduled


  • 8:00—Meet-and-greet the applicants—Family Resource Center
  • Noon—Resident lunch with the applicants (Rm 12405A)


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 M&M Conference —Dr. Sara Tarolli


  • 8:00 —PL1 Conference Talk —Dr. Sarah Marsh
  • 9:00 — Peds Board Review —Dr. Cantor
  • 10:00—Classic Teaching Cases from the Peds ED —Dr. Hanley
  • 11:00—Dental Varnish—Dr. Smith
  • 11:00—Monthly Housestaff Meeting


  • 8:00—Meet-and-greet the applicants—Family Resource Center
  • Noon—Resident lunch with the applicants (Rm 12405A)


  • 8:00—Meet-and-greet the applicants—Family Resource Center
  • Noon—Resident lunch with the applicants (Rm 12405A)


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 Talk—Dr. Steve Hicks
  • 8:15—Grand Rounds Speaker—Teresa M. Hargrave, MD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, SUNY Upstate Medical University. Title: "Dismantling Descarte: Preventive Mental Health in the Pediatric Office Setting"


  • 8:00 —Club Med —Drs. Gutierrez and Hicks
  • 9:00 — Peds Neph —Dr. Schurman
  • 10:00—Peds Neph —Dr. Huang
  • 11:00—Chief Board Review


  • 9:00-4:00—PL2 Retreat


  • Dr, Martin Luther King Jr Holiday —No Conferences


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 M&M Conference —Dr. Evelyne Khoritay


  • 8:00 —OPD Team Meetings
  • 9:00 — Peds Neph —Dr. Schurman
  • 10:00—Peds Neph —Dr. Huang
  • 11:00—Teaching Skills —Dr. Botash


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 Talk—Dr. Sara Tarolli
  • 8:15—Grand Rounds Speaker— Steve K. Landas, MD, Professor of Pathology and Urology, Director, Upstate Pathology Patient Service Center, Department of Pathology, SUNY Upstate Medical University.


  • 8:00 —PL1 Conference Talk—Dr. Kuldip Sunny Kainth
  • 9:00 — Peds ED Board Review —Dr. Cantor
  • 10:00— Identifying and managing Pediatric emergencies—Dr. Thabet
  • 11:00—PL3 Chair Rounds —Dr. Welch
  • 11:00—PL1/PL2 Psych Conference

UPSTATE Medical University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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
To ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all certified CME activity UPSTATE Medical University requires that all planners, faculty and individuals in a position to control the content of an educational activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest that might be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest.  Detailed disclosures will be made in writing prior to speaker presentations.

Americans with Disabilities Act Statement
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, UPSTATE Medical University seeks to make this conference accessible to all.  If you have a disability which might require special accommodations, please contact Cherlynn Clarry, 315.464.5451,