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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 is 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 >

FOR THE WEEK OF November 14-18, 2016

Mon
11/14

Anesthesiology

7-8 am

Wolff Auditorium


A Rational Approach to Perioperative Fluid Management

Konstantin Balonov, MD
Anesthesiologist, Tufts Medical Center

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Ethics
noon-1 pm

Wolff Auditorium


Cultural Competency in End of Life Care

Carolyn D'Ambrosio, MD
Director, Harvard-Brigham and Women's Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship
Tues
11/15

No Grand Rounds Scheduled
Wed
11/16

No Grand Rounds Scheduled
Thurs
11/17

Neurosciences

9-10 am

Wolff Auditorium


Using Human Brain Connectivity to Localize Neurological Symptoms

Michael Fox, MD, PhD
Director, Laboratory for Brain Network Imaging and Modulation, Associate Director, Berenson-Allen Center for Noninvasive Brain Stimulation, Associate Director, Deep Brain Stimulation Program, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
                   Fri
11/18

Medicine

noon-1 pm

Wolff Auditorium


Diagnostic Dilemmas and Emerging Therapies in Shock Management

Michael Donnino, MD
Director of the Center for Resuscitation Science, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Attending Physician of Medical Critical Care and Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Associate Professor of Medicine and Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Mon

6/15


No Grand Rounds Scheduled

Tues

6/16


OB/GYN
8-9 am
Stearns Auditorium

“Taking Charge of Healthcare: Going Beyond Primum Non Nocere”

Mark DeFrancesco, MD, MBA, FACOG
President-elect, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Wed

6/17


Otolaryngology
3-6 pm
Stearns Auditorium

3-4 pm - "Vascular Anomalies" 

Andrew Scott, MD
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Floating Hospital for Children; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine

4-5 pm - "Subglottic Stenosis" 

5-6 pm - "Choanal Atresia"

Jan Groblewski, MD
Otolaryngologist, Division of Otolaryngology, Hasbro Children's Hospital; Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology), Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical), The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Thurs

6/18


Neurosciences
9-10 am
Wolff Auditorium

“Making the Most of Mother Nature: Harnessing Developmental Signaling for Neurorepair”

Shenandoah Robinson, MD, FACS, FAAP
Director, Functional Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Boston Children's Hospital; Associate Professor, Neurosurgery and Neurology, Harvard Medical School

                   Fri

6/19


OB/GYN
7:30 am-2 pm
Sackler Auditorium

George W. Mitchell, Jr. Lectureship and Resident Research Day

8-11:45 am - Resident and Fellow Research Presentations

12:45-2 pm - George W. Mitchell, Jr. Lecture: “Looking is not Seeing; Hearing is not Listening”

Kenneth L. Noller, MD
Director of Examinations, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

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New England Eye Center, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine
12:30-5 pm
Behrakis Auditorium

W. Morton Grant Professorship & Moshe Lahav Lectureship

12:30-4 pm - Resident and Fellow Presentations

2-2:50 pm - The Moshe Lahav, MD Lectureship: “The Occurrence and Significance of Lens Tumors in Humans and Other Species”

Daniel M. Albert, MD, MS
Founding Director, McPherson Eye Research Institute; F.A. Davis Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin

4-5 pm - W. Morton Grant, MD Lecture: “Health Care Finance – Its Past, Present and Your Future”

Trexler M. Topping, MD
President and Medical Director, Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston

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Medicine
Noon-1 pm
Wolff Auditorium

Joseph H. Nicholson, MD Lecture: “Prevention - Controversy, Challenges and Consensus in the New ACC/AHA Guidelines”

C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD
Medical Director, Preventive and Rehabilitative Cardiac Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

FOR THE WEEK OF June 15-19, 2015

Mon

6/15


No Grand Rounds Scheduled

Tues

6/16


OB/GYN
8-9 am
Stearns Auditorium

“Taking Charge of Healthcare: Going Beyond Primum Non Nocere”

Mark DeFrancesco, MD, MBA, FACOG
President-elect, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Wed

6/17


Otolaryngology
3-6 pm
Stearns Auditorium

3-4 pm - "Vascular Anomalies" 

Andrew Scott, MD
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Floating Hospital for Children; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine

4-5 pm - "Subglottic Stenosis" 

5-6 pm - "Choanal Atresia"

Jan Groblewski, MD
Otolaryngologist, Division of Otolaryngology, Hasbro Children's Hospital; Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology), Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical), The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Thurs

6/18


Neurosciences
9-10 am
Wolff Auditorium

“Making the Most of Mother Nature: Harnessing Developmental Signaling for Neurorepair”

Shenandoah Robinson, MD, FACS, FAAP
Director, Functional Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Boston Children's Hospital; Associate Professor, Neurosurgery and Neurology, Harvard Medical School

                   Fri

6/19


OB/GYN
7:30 am-2 pm
Sackler Auditorium

George W. Mitchell, Jr. Lectureship and Resident Research Day

8-11:45 am - Resident and Fellow Research Presentations

12:45-2 pm - George W. Mitchell, Jr. Lecture: “Looking is not Seeing; Hearing is not Listening”

Kenneth L. Noller, MD
Director of Examinations, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

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New England Eye Center, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine
12:30-5 pm
Behrakis Auditorium

W. Morton Grant Professorship & Moshe Lahav Lectureship

12:30-4 pm - Resident and Fellow Presentations

2-2:50 pm - The Moshe Lahav, MD Lectureship: “The Occurrence and Significance of Lens Tumors in Humans and Other Species”

Daniel M. Albert, MD, MS
Founding Director, McPherson Eye Research Institute; F.A. Davis Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin

4-5 pm - W. Morton Grant, MD Lecture: “Health Care Finance – Its Past, Present and Your Future”

Trexler M. Topping, MD
President and Medical Director, Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston

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Medicine
Noon-1 pm
Wolff Auditorium

Joseph H. Nicholson, MD Lecture: “Prevention - Controversy, Challenges and Consensus in the New ACC/AHA Guidelines”

C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD
Medical Director, Preventive and Rehabilitative Cardiac Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

FOR THE WEEK OF June 15-19, 2015

Mon

6/15


No Grand Rounds Scheduled

Tues

6/16


OB/GYN
8-9 am
Stearns Auditorium

“Taking Charge of Healthcare: Going Beyond Primum Non Nocere”

Mark DeFrancesco, MD, MBA, FACOG
President-elect, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Wed

6/17


Otolaryngology
3-6 pm
Stearns Auditorium

3-4 pm - "Vascular Anomalies" 

Andrew Scott, MD
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Floating Hospital for Children; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine

4-5 pm - "Subglottic Stenosis" 

5-6 pm - "Choanal Atresia"

Jan Groblewski, MD
Otolaryngologist, Division of Otolaryngology, Hasbro Children's Hospital; Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology), Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical), The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Thurs

6/18


Neurosciences
9-10 am
Wolff Auditorium

“Making the Most of Mother Nature: Harnessing Developmental Signaling for Neurorepair”

Shenandoah Robinson, MD, FACS, FAAP
Director, Functional Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Boston Children's Hospital; Associate Professor, Neurosurgery and Neurology, Harvard Medical School

                   Fri

6/19


OB/GYN
7:30 am-2 pm
Sackler Auditorium

George W. Mitchell, Jr. Lectureship and Resident Research Day

8-11:45 am - Resident and Fellow Research Presentations

12:45-2 pm - George W. Mitchell, Jr. Lecture: “Looking is not Seeing; Hearing is not Listening”

Kenneth L. Noller, MD
Director of Examinations, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

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New England Eye Center, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine
12:30-5 pm
Behrakis Auditorium

W. Morton Grant Professorship & Moshe Lahav Lectureship

12:30-4 pm - Resident and Fellow Presentations

2-2:50 pm - The Moshe Lahav, MD Lectureship: “The Occurrence and Significance of Lens Tumors in Humans and Other Species”

Daniel M. Albert, MD, MS
Founding Director, McPherson Eye Research Institute; F.A. Davis Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Wisconsin

4-5 pm - W. Morton Grant, MD Lecture: “Health Care Finance – Its Past, Present and Your Future”

Trexler M. Topping, MD
President and Medical Director, Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston

--------------------------------

Medicine
Noon-1 pm
Wolff Auditorium

Joseph H. Nicholson, MD Lecture: “Prevention - Controversy, Challenges and Consensus in the New ACC/AHA Guidelines”

C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD
Medical Director, Preventive and Rehabilitative Cardiac Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center