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CME Events

(757) 668-8942

The CHKD Continuing Medical Education Program is guided by the mission of Children’s Health System, to deliver excellence in quality and scope of service as we continually measure and improve our outcomes.

Educational Events for Medical Professionals

To help fulfill the educational needs of practicing professionals, CHKD sponsors continuing medical education programs throughout the year, as well as weekly grand rounds open to all and talks tailored to the specific needs of practice groups.

If you have suggestions as to how we can improve upon our educational offerings and experience, please call (757) 668-8942.

See our list of upcoming classes below.



Pediatric Grand Rounds at CHKD

Every Thursday, Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters

Grand Rounds is telecast at the following locations: CHKD's Health Center at Oyster Point, Eastern Shore, Peninsula Institute for Community Health, Inc., Portsmouth Community Health, Main Street Physicians and Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital. For more information, contact the EVMS Office of CME at (757) 446-6140 or visit  www.evms.edu/cme. Sponsored by EVMS Office of CME.
Location:CHKD, Brickhouse Auditorium, 601 Children's Lane, Norfolk, VA 
Time: 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Maternal/Newborn Transport Reviews

Recurring (call for times)
Jamil Khan, MD, neonatologist, CHKD and EVMS perinatologist

The participant will be able to: 

  • State current diagnostic measures and treatment modalities for the high-risk mother, fetus and neonate.
  • Recall outcome data on selected cases of patients referred from regional hospitals and identify opportunities to improve patient outcomes.
  • Describe care and stabilization of the maternal and neonatal transport process to ensure safe and orderly transport of patients.

MNTRs are open to physicians and staff with privileges at each respective hospital. The MNTR schedule is subject to change. Hospitals at which MNTRs are held are listed below for general reference. Please contact Karen G. Horton, neonatal/perinatal outreach at (757) 668-9140 to confirm specific dates.
Location: Albemarle, Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, DePaul, Maryview, Sentara Obici, Outer Banks, Roanoke Chowan, Sentara Virginia Beach General, Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center, Riverside Shore Memorial, Southampton.
Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

 

Schwartz Center Rounds

Mindfulness: Making a Moment - Nurses' Week Session

May 10, 2016

Participants attending this session will be able to: Describe the social, emotional, ethical and personal issues that arise during the care of patients and their impact on caregivers. Demonstrate enhanced communication with patients, family members and colleagues. Value opportunities to explore and understand multiple perspectives across professions and disciplines. Value opportunities to provide and receive professional support.

We are thrilled at the turnout for each Schwartz Center Rounds.  We would like to extend a special thank you to the CHKD Nursing Administration for sponsoring this event.

Registration is open to all employees and professional staff. If you have further questions, please contact Cynthia Mills at 668-7505 or via email at  Cynthia.Mills@chkd.org

Facilitator: Carolyn Williams, MSW 
Panelists:  Michelle Brenner, MD; Colleen Grose, MSN, RN, CPN; April Malpaya, BSN, RN; and Ana Mananquil, BSN, RN, CPN
Location: CHKD, 6th Floor Conference Room  
CME Credits: Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ 
Nursing Credits: Earn up to 1.0 Nursing Contact Hours
Special Time: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Meal: Dinner will be provided with service beginning at 6:30 p.m. 

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Reach Out and Read - Building Bridges Between Pediatric Health and School Readiness

May 20, 2016

Attendees will be able to: Assess early literacy skills as they apply to pediatric development from birth to 5 years using Reach Out and Read strategies and techniques. Discuss the impact of early literacy on brain development and school readiness. Collaborate and find opportunity for innovation in their early literacy and early intervention programs.  This symposium has been designed to inform pediatric primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, residents, program directors, program managers, site coordinators, the early education community and volunteers.

Keynote: Perri Klass, MD
Location: Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens Conference Center
CME Credit: Earn up to 4.5 AMA PRA Category Category 1 Credit(s)™ 

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Schwartz Center Rounds

Wednesday, June 8

Participants attending this session will be able to: Describe the social, emotional, ethical and personal issues that arise during the care of patients and their impact on caregivers. Demonstrate enhanced communication with patients, family members and colleagues. Value opportunities to explore and understand multiple perspectives across professions and disciplines. Value opportunities to provide and receive professional support.

We are thrilled at the turnout for each Schwartz Center Rounds.  We appreciate the financial support provided by the Heidt Family Foundation, the Grainger Foundation, and CHKD to allow us to provide nourishment for each and every session.  In order to be good stewards of these donations, the number of lunches available at upcoming sessions will be limited to 175, on a first-come, first-served basis.  All faculty, staff and employees are still welcome to attend.  Thank you for your ongoing support of Schwartz Center Rounds. 

Registration is open to all employees and professional staff. If you have further questions, please contact Cynthia Mills at 668-7505 or via email at  Cynthia.Mills@chkd.org

Facilitator: Carolyn Williams, MSW
Panelists:  TBA
Location: CHKD, Brickhouse Auditorium  
CME Credits: Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
Nursing Credits: Earn up to 1.0 Nursing Contact Hours

17th Chest Wall International Group (CWIG) Meeting 

June 15-17, 2016

The annual CWIG meeting is a platform for medical professionals to share their experiences in the care and management of chest wall disorders. For the first time, this gathering will be hosted by Dr. Donald Nuss and Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters, where the Nuss Procedure was developed. The meeting offers a unique opportunity for all speakers and delegates to exchange ideas and pursue new techniques. The program committee also welcomes the submission of work.

 Highlights of the 3-day meeting include:

 Technical advice from the world's largest volume centers

  • Multiple video instructions
  • Virtual reality simulation of Nuss Procedure
  • Opportunities for case presentations
  • Instructional lectures by authorities in open pectus repairs
  • 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

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10th Annual Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine Update for Primary Care

June 16, 2016 

This conference will review current approaches to evaluating, diagnosing and managing injuries in the pediatric and adolescent athlete. Healthcare professionals who are caring for young athletes will be able to discuss the most current information as well as apply hands-on techniques after attending this conference. This update has been designed to inform primary care physicians (pediatricians, family practitioners, internists), emergency medicine physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners,

Speakers: Multiple
Location: CHKD Brickhouse Auditorium
CME Credit: Earn up to 7 AMA PRA Category Category 1 Credit(s)™ 
BOC Credit: 7.0 CEUs

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Schwartz Center Rounds

Wednesday, August 8

Participants attending this session will be able to: Describe the social, emotional, ethical and personal issues that arise during the care of patients and their impact on caregivers. Demonstrate enhanced communication with patients, family members and colleagues. Value opportunities to explore and understand multiple perspectives across professions and disciplines. Value opportunities to provide and receive professional support.

We are thrilled at the turnout for each Schwartz Center Rounds.  We appreciate the financial support provided by the Heidt Family Foundation, the Grainger Foundation, and CHKD to allow us to provide nourishment for each and every session.  In order to be good stewards of these donations, the number of lunches available at upcoming sessions will be limited to 175, on a first-come, first-served basis.  All faculty, staff and employees are still welcome to attend.  Thank you for your ongoing support of Schwartz Center Rounds. 

Registration is open to all employees and professional staff. If you have further questions, please contact Cynthia Mills at 668-7505 or via email at  Cynthia.Mills@chkd.org

Facilitator: Carolyn Williams, MSW
Panelists:  TBA
Location: CHKD, Brickhouse Auditorium  
CME Credits: Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
Nursing Credits: Earn up to 1.0 Nursing Contact Hours

Mark the Date: Donald Lewis Pediatric Update 

September 16-18, 2016

More information coming soon!

Schwartz Center Rounds

Wednesday, October 12

Participants attending this session will be able to: Describe the social, emotional, ethical and personal issues that arise during the care of patients and their impact on caregivers. Demonstrate enhanced communication with patients, family members and colleagues. Value opportunities to explore and understand multiple perspectives across professions and disciplines. Value opportunities to provide and receive professional support.

We are thrilled at the turnout for each Schwartz Center Rounds.  We appreciate the financial support provided by the Heidt Family Foundation, the Grainger Foundation, and CHKD to allow us to provide nourishment for each and every session.  In order to be good stewards of these donations, the number of lunches available at upcoming sessions will be limited to 175, on a first-come, first-served basis.  All faculty, staff and employees are still welcome to attend.  Thank you for your ongoing support of Schwartz Center Rounds. 

Registration is open to all employees and professional staff. If you have further questions, please contact Cynthia Mills at 668-7505 or via email at  Cynthia.Mills@chkd.org

Facilitator: Carolyn Williams, MSW
Panelists:  TBA
Location: CHKD, Brickhouse Auditorium  
CME Credits: Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
Nursing Credits: Earn up to 1.0 Nursing Contact Hours

Schwartz Center Rounds

Wednesday, December 14

Participants attending this session will be able to: Describe the social, emotional, ethical and personal issues that arise during the care of patients and their impact on caregivers. Demonstrate enhanced communication with patients, family members and colleagues. Value opportunities to explore and understand multiple perspectives across professions and disciplines. Value opportunities to provide and receive professional support.

We are thrilled at the turnout for each Schwartz Center Rounds.  We appreciate the financial support provided by the Heidt Family Foundation, the Grainger Foundation, and CHKD to allow us to provide nourishment for each and every session.  In order to be good stewards of these donations, the number of lunches available at upcoming sessions will be limited to 175, on a first-come, first-served basis.  All faculty, staff and employees are still welcome to attend.  Thank you for your ongoing support of Schwartz Center Rounds. 

Registration is open to all employees and professional staff. If you have further questions, please contact Cynthia Mills at 668-7505 or via email at  Cynthia.Mills@chkd.org

Facilitator: Carolyn Williams, MSW
Panelists:  TBA
Location: CHKD, Brickhouse Auditorium  
CME Credits: Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
Nursing Credits: Earn up to 1.0 Nursing Contact Hours

(757) 668-8942