Continuing Medical Education

Floating Hospital for Children offers a variety of continuing medical education courses to healthcare professionals.

CME events in the community

Each year, we partner with our affiliates to bring you one of the region's finest educational opportunities for pediatricians and family practitioners. The Update in Pediatrics program is a one, half-day complementary CME course and educational lecture series. The program provides a day of stimulating education, discussion and networking for you and your colleagues. It's a great opportunity to learn more about changes in the practice of pediatrics, as well as the many advancements happening at Floating Hospital for Children.

Learn more about Update in Pediatrics >

Tufts Medical Center offers a variety of continuing medical education courses to healthcare professionals. If you are a healthcare professional, please feel free to attend any of our weekly Grand Rounds. 

FOR THE WEEK OF January 13- January 17, 2020



Wolff Auditorium
Noon- 1 p.m.

Not on my watch: what happens when a person attempts suicide?

Linda R. Potts, MSN, RN-B
Director of Clinical Informatics;

Marybeth Singer, MSN, NP, Cancer Center Nursing Program Manager;

Joan Smith, Director of Social Work Services;

Amy Lund, MSN, RN-BC, Professional Development Director of Medical Surgery.





Stearns Auditorium 
7:45- 8:45 a.m. 

Decision making with cesarean section

Anjali Kaimal, MD, MAS, Chief, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Director, Deborah Kelly Center for Clinical Research in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Director, MFM Fellowship Obstetrical Director, Multidisciplinary Fetal Care Group, Associate Professor, Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology and Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School



No Grand Rounds Scheduled  






Anesthesiology Large Conference Room
7- 8 a.m. 
Joint Commission Preparedness

Saul Weingart, MD, MPP, PhD,
Chief Medical Officer, Tufts Medical Center; Primary Care Physician; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine

Wolff Auditorium 
7- 8 a.m. 

Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM): The gateway to modern endolumenal surgery

Brian J. Dunkin, MD
Vice President of Medical Affairs (global)
Boston Scientific, Endoscopy

New England Eye Center, 10th floor auditorium 
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. 

Case Presentations

Gosia Dymerska, MD
Jarod Santoro, MD



Wolff Auditorium 
Noon - 1 p.m. 

Wound of Racism: Physical Heal Thyself

Renuka Gupta, MD
Assistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medicine 
New York-Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Hospital

Mother Infant Research Institute
Stearns Auditorium 
Noon- 1 p.m. 

Why does my mother's pre-pregnancy body mass index matter?

Carmen Monthe-Dreze, MD, Department of Newborn Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Anesthesiology Large Conference Room (Ziskind 6)
Noon to 1 p.m. 

Transformation of Clinical Immunohistochemistry with Traceable Standards

Steven A. Bogen, MD, PhD, Director, Clinical Chemistry Laboratory;
Tufts Medical Center