Other Events

Virtual Grand Rounds

Monthly Lecture Series: 1st Thursday per month, 3-4 pm Pacific Time


March 4, 2021

Goals of care discussion as a fundamental Pediatric Palliative Care intervention
Joanne Wolfe, MD, MPH
Director, Pediatric Palliative Care; Boston Children’s Hospital and Division Chief, Pediatric Palliative Care Service; Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

April 1, 2021

Integrative Medicine in a Children’s Hospital: Challenges and Opportunities
Melanie Brown, MD
Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, Pediatric Palliative Care Program, Baltimore, MD

May 6, 2021

Pain in Children. Nothing but a memory…?
Melanie Noel, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Canada; Full Member, Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute and Hotchkiss Brain Institute

June 3, 2021

Intractable Pain Behavior and Symptoms in Children with Neurological Impairment
Julie Hauer, MD, FAAHPM
Medical Director, Seven Hills Pediatric Center; Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children’s Hospital

July 1, 2021

Using the “Pop Up” Pediatric Palliative Model of Care to support patients from hospital to other care facilities & community settings
Dr. Martha Mherekumombe (SCHN)
Department of Palliative Care, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia

Aug 3, 2021

Kids with chronic pain transitioning to adulthood: what we know about risk and resilience factors
Susmita Kashikar-Zuck, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical Anesthesiology; Endowed Research Director, Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology; Associate Director, Center for Understanding Pediatric Pain (CUPP); Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

Oct 7, 2021

From Evidence to Influence: Making a Difference for Children in Pain
Christine Chambers, PhD
Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Children’s Pain; Killam Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics and Psychology & Neuroscience (with cross-appointments in Anesthesia, Pain Management & Perioperative Medicine, Psychiatry, and the School of Nursing) at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

November 4, 2021

“In case of a cabin pressure emergency, put on your own mask first before assisting others.” From Team-work, Boundaries and Self-care in Pediatric Palliative Medicine
Justin Baker, MD
Chief, Division of Quality of Life and Palliative Care; Attending Physician, Quality of Life Service; Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program; St. Jude Children Research Hospital, Memphis, TN

Dec 2, 2021

“Bin your DIMs and Seek your SIMs”: The Imprecision Hypothesis and other building blocks to our understanding, prevention and treatment of chronic pain
Lorimer Moseley, PT
Professor of Clinical Neurosciences & Foundation Chair in Physiotherapy, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia