Conference Calendar

Teaching Conferences—September, 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 —Child Advocacy Summer Series: Bus Tour (Interns Only) —Dr. Blatt


  • 8:00 —Club Med—Drs. Prince and Steele
  • 9:00 —Syndrome Recognition in Clinical Genetics —Dr. Lebel
  • 10:00—Newborn Screening —Dr. Joan Pellegrino
  • 11:00—PL3 Chair Rounds (Room 11405A) — Dr. Welch
  • 11:00—PL1/PL2 Child Psych Lecture


  • Labor Day—No Conferences Scheduled


  • No Conferencess Scheduled


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 Talk: Dr. Ibraheem Al Shareef (Kinney Center)
  • 8:30—Grand Rounds Speaker: Thomas R. Welch, M.D., Professor and Chair, Dept of Pediatrics, Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital. Title: "Childhood Nephrosis 2014: something old, something new, something borrowed, what to do?"


  • 8:00 —Club Med —Drs. Sismondo and Pericozzi
  • 9:00 —Hearing and Vision —Dr. Dosa
  • 10:00—Physical Disabilities and Transitions — Dr. Dosa
  • 11:00—Pediatric Meal Time Insulin—Andrea Saya, RN
  • 11:30—Monthly Housestaff Meeting


  • No Conferences Scheduled


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 M&M Talk —Dr. Joshua McBride


  • 8:00-Noon —IPass for Residents (Kinney Center)


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 Talk —Dr. Vanessa Orrego
  • 8:15—Hans Hartenstein MD Endowed Lecture for Pediatric Grand Rounds: Gary W. Goldstein, MD, President and CEO, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, John’s Hopkins University School of Medicine and Professor of Environmental Health Sciences at Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health. Title: "Autism Update – 2014"


  • 8:00 —T.E.A.M. Patient Experience Conference (Kinney Center)
  • 9:00 —T.E.A.M. Patient Experience, con't
  • 10:00—Developmental Screening and Assessment (Preschool Age) — Dr. Pellegrino (Rm 11405)
  • 11:00—Developmental Screening and Assessment (School Age) — Dr. Pellegrino (Rm 11405)
  • 11:45—Teaching Skills - Dr. Botash


  • 8:00 —Silverman Speaker —Judith Palfrey, MD, Professor in the Deparmten tof Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard University, Professor of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA. Title: Advocacy for Children's Health


  • 8:00 —PL1 Conference Talk —Dr. Dalia Eid
  • 9:00 —Autism, ABA, and Behavioral Interventions —Dr. Roane and Nicole DeRosa
  • 10:00—Autism, ABA, and Behavioral Interventions, Con't —Dr. Roane and Nicole DeRosa
  • 11:00—PL3 Chair Rounds (Room 11405A) — Dr. Welch
  • 11:00—PL1/PL2 Child Psych Lecture

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.

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