Conference Calendar

Teaching Conferences—November, 2017

  • NOTE: All resident lectures are 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 2017-2018 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)
Our Peds Kids
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  • 12:15—Fun-day Monday—The Chiefs (always something new and exciting - every Monday)


  • 12:15—Noon Report (Every Tuesday/Friday -Room 12405B)


  • 8:00 —Grand Rounds PL3 Talk—Dr. Lendall Luyt
  • 8:15—Grand Rounds Hans Hartenstein MD Endowed Lecturer —Janet R. Serwint, M.D., Prof of Peds & Public Health, Johns Hopkins, Vice Chair for Peds Educ, Peds Residency Program Director. Title: "Addressing Burnout and Creating a Work Environment that Fosters Physician Resilience and Engagement"
  • 12:15—Wellness Wednesday: Dr. Serwint (Rm 12405A)


  • 8:00—Club Med —Drs. Roberts and Khettry
  • 9:00—Respiratory Infections —Dr. Weiner
  • 10:00—Respiratory Distress of the Newborn —Dr. Barnett
  • 11:00—Board Review —Dr. Cantor
  • Noon—Monthly Housestaff Meeting —Program Directors


  • Interview Season Begins!
  • Noon—Resident lunch with applicants


  • Noon—Resident lecture/lunch —Dr. Oski (Oski Visiting Professor)


  • Noon—Resident lecture/lunch —Dr. Oski (Oski Visiting Professor)


  • 8:00 —Oski Grand Rounds PL3 Talk —Dr. Iram Ashraf
  • 8:15 —Oski Grand Rounds Visiting Professor —Jane Oski, M.D., MPH. Staff pediatrician, Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation and Sacred Peaks Health Center. Title: 'The Health Status of Native American Children: Public Health Progress but Miles to Go"
  • 12:15 —Wellness Wednesday: Integrative Medicine —Dr. Deluca


  • 8:00—Peds Derm —Dr. Farah
  • 9:00—Adolescent —Dr. Teelin
  • 10:00—NICU 2 —Dr. Barnett
  • 11:00—Teaching Skills —Dr. Botash
  • Noon—Peds Global Health—Dr. Shaw


  • Noon—Resident lunch with applicants


  • 8:00 —Pickett Lecture (Weiskotten Hall) —Dr. Robert Cilley, Chief of Pediatric Surgery, Penn State . Title: TBA
  • 12:15 —Wellness Wednesday


  • 8:00—OPD Team Meetings
  • 9:00—Review of Prenatal Testing for the Primary Care Provider—Dr. Hingre
  • 10:00—Pictorial Review of Birth Trauma: What to Recognize, When to Worry—Dr. Hingre
  • 11:00—Mock Codes


  • Noon—Resident lunch with applicants


  • No Grand Rounds
  • 12:15 —Wellness Wednesday:


  • Have a Happy and Healthy Thanksgiving


  • No Conferences/Interviews scheduled


  • 8:00 —Grand Rounds PL3 M&M Presentation —Dr. Jasmin Moradi
  • 12:15 —Wellness Wednesday: Food and Feelings


  • 8:00 —PL1 Conference —Dr. Audrey VanDeWall
  • 9:00—Peds GI 1
  • 10:00—Peds GI 2
  • 11:00—PL1/PL2 Psych Conf.


  • Noon—Resident lunch with applicants

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,