Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds is an ongoing forum to discuss new developments in pediatrics and to provide information that will enhance physicians' clinical skills and ability to diagnose and treat patients. Topics cover all pediatric subspecialties and primary care. Weekly presentations are held Wednesdays at 8 a.m. at Children's Medical Center Dallas in the Moore Auditorium.

Continuing medical education credits are available through The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. For more information regarding education credits, contact the UT Southwestern Continuing Medical Education office at 214-678-3794.

Pediatric Grand Rounds Schedule

Pediatric Grand Rounds Schedule (PDF)

April 2

“Pulmonary Hypertension”

Steven H. Abman, MD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Director, Pediatric Heart Lung Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine and Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO

April 9

“Food Allergy in the New Millennium”

Stacie M. Jones, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Chief, Allergy and Immunology, Dr. and Mrs. Leeman King Chair in Pediatric Allergy, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children's Hospital, Little Rock, AR

April 16


April 23

“Scoliosis Diagnosis and Management in 2014”

Daniel J. Sucato, MD, MS, Chief of Staff, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

April 30

“How to diagnose autism in pediatric offices in DSM-5 easy steps”

Preston Wiles, MD, Drs. Anne and George Race Professorship of Student Psychiatry, Director of Student Wellness and Counseling, Medical Director of the UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Autism Center, Department of Psychiatry, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Grand Rounds Video conference

Pediatric Grand Rounds also is videoconferenced to area hospitals for the convenience of pediatricians throughout the Metroplex. See the Grand Rounds schedule for dates and times.
Video conference Locations
  • Arlington Memorial - Rex C. McRae Health Services Center, Rooms C1 and C2
  • Erath County Hospital, Women's Services Classroom
  • Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, Haggar Hall, Classroom D
  • Presbyterian Hospital of Plano, Maple Room in the Conference Center
  • Presbyterian Hospital of Allen, offered based on availability. Call to confirm dates.
  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children - Neurology/Developmental Disabilities 4th Floor Conference Room 

For more information on videoconferenced Grand Rounds, call 214-345-2330.

Grand Rounds on DVD

To request a DVD copy of Grand Rounds, email Rita Gonzales at or call 214.456.2514

When requesting a DVD, please include the following:

  • Your name
  • Phone number
  • Complete mailing address
  • The number of copies needed
  • Date of presentation and/or speaker
  • If you prefer a VHS tape, please state in your request.

Information on the recordings and content of the presentations are correct only in the time and context in which they were presented. This information should never be used as advice on how to manage or prescribe/dose therapies. Recordings are for educational purposes only and should not be copied or redistributed. Should you have any questions, please call 214-456-2735.


The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas designates this educational activity for a maximum of one AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Off-Label Uses

Because these courses are meant to educate physicians with what is currently in use and what may be available in the future, there may be off-label uses discussed in these presentations. Speakers have been requested to inform the audience when off-label uses are discussed.

Conflict of Interest

It is UT Southwestern's policy that participants in CME activities should be made aware of any affiliation or financial interest that may affect the speaker's presentation. Each speaker has been requested to complete a conflict of interest statement. The names of faculty members declaring potential conflict of interest will be shown in the program handout.

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