Conference Calendar

Teaching Conferences—October, 2015

October with the Keil Kids!
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  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 Talk —Dr. Helena Gutierrez
  • 8:15—Grand Rounds Speaker —David Hootnick, MD, Orthopedic Surgery, CNY Spine and Pain Medicine, LLC. Title: "Faulty Embryonic Arterial Transitions in Human Limb Dysmorphology"


  • 8:00 —PL1 Conference Talk — Dr. Kisha Beg
  • 9:00 —HSV —Dr. Suryadevara
  • 10:00—Congenital Infections —Dr. Weiner
  • 11:00—Monthly Housestaff Meeting


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 Talk —Dr. Ishita Kharode
  • 8:15—Hans Hartenstein, MD, Lecturer—Nancy J. Roizen, MD, Director, Division of Developmental/Behavior Pediatrics and Psychology, Professor of Pediatrics, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital. Title: "Update: Down Syndrome"


  • 8:00 —Clulb Med — Drs. Naimi and Smith
  • 9:00 —Health Literacy and Adolescents —Jennifer Manganello PhD School of Public Health, University at Albany
  • 10:00—Modern Medicine: Can we Achieve the 'Triple Aim" —Susmita Pati, MD Department of Pediatrics Stony Brook University
  • 11:00—Chief Board Review


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 Talk —Dr. Marie Jose Moubarak
  • 8:15—Oski Visiting Professor—Murray Passo,MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, College of Medicine. Title: "Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis - Diagnosis, Contemporary Treatments, Outcomes, and More"


  • 8:00 —Potpourri of interesting rheumatology cases —Murray Passo,MD
  • 9:00 —Single Symptom/Single System complaints referred to Rheumatology - Differential Diagnosis and Evaluation—Murray Passo,MD
  • 10:00—Meningitis — Dr. El Chebib
  • 11:00—QI with Dr. Passo —Murray Passo,MD


  • 8:00—Pickett Lecture (Pediatric Surgery)— Erik D. Skarsgard, MD, Co-Director of Centre for Surgical Research, Department of Surgery, UBC, Surgeon in Chief BC Children’s Hospital. Title: TBA


  • 8:00 —OPD Team Meetings
  • 9:00 —Immunodeficiency—Dr. Domachowske
  • 10:00—HIV—Dr. Domachowske and Wendy Holz
  • 11:00—PL3 Chair Rounds (Room 11405A) — Dr. Welch
  • 11:00—PL1/PL2 Child Psych Lecture


  • 8:00—Grand Rounds PL3 M&M Presentation —Dr. Ryan Kwong


  • 8:00 —PL1 Conference Talk — Dr. Avideh Rashed
  • 9:00 —Peds Ortho —Dr. Katz
  • 10:00—Periodic Fever — Dr. Shaw
  • 11:00—Adolescent Board Questions—Dr. Teelin

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