CME Schedule

(757) 446-6140

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

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 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™ 

CHKD FREE Lecture Series - Topics in Sports Medicine for Pediatric and Adolescent Populations - See Lecture Topics Below

Bridging the Gap Between Rehab and Return to Sport for the Overhead Athlete

April 9: 7-8 p.m. at CHKD's Health and Surgery Center at Oyster Point, Newport News  
Chris Anninos, PT, DPT, SCS, and Casey Powles, PT, DPT

Abstract: Presentation to explain the transition period from rehab principles to return to sport for the overhead athlete. How to transition the athlete from rehab based principles to ensure that the imposed demands of the sport are addresses. Late phase rehab also to include various objective measurements needed for discharge criteria for the non-surgical and post-op patient. 

Objectives for the Evaluation:

  1. Explain the carry over between rehab and return to sport for the overhead athlete
  2. Review program design for late phase rehab for the overhead athlete
  3. Explain objective measurement for discharge criteria for the overhead athlete

Credit Designation: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

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PT Management of Concussion Clinical Profiles

April 1: 7- 8 p.m. at  CHKD's Health Center and Urgent Care at Landstown, Virginia Beach
May 7: 7-8 p.m. at  CHKD's Health and Surgery Center at Oyster Point, Newport News 
Rose Schirle, PT, DPT

Abstract: Emerging concussion research highlights six different clinical profiles that PTs can address during treatment interventions. Several clinical profiles may overlap or influence each other, often masking symptoms. This lecture will provide updated research and treatment ideas for the emerging concussion clinical profiles, including cognitive, cervical, mood, migraine, vestibular, and ocular subtypes. 

Objectives for the Evaluation:

  1. Identify concussion clinical profiles
  2. Discuss treatment interventions for each clinical profile

Credit Designation: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

>> Register Here for the Conference in Virginia Beach
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21st Annual Pediatric Emergency Medicine Update

April 11, 2019
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Brickhouse Auditorium & 6th Floor Conference Room at CHKD

This professional educational conference is designed to provide emergency physicians, pediatricians, family practitioners and other healthcare providers with state-of-the-art evidence-based information in pediatric emergency medicine. The morning session will begin with the 24th Annual Forrest White Visiting Lectureship presented by Holly Perry, MD. In the morning session, Dr. Perry will discuss the opioid crisis, how it happened and what the health profession can do about it. This theme will be continued in the noon session as she discusses toxicology cases from the pediatric emergency department.

Emergency medicine staff from Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters Emergency Center will present a variety of topics pertinent to pediatric emergency care through lectures and case presentations.

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4th Annual Pediatric Trauma Conference

May 17, 2019
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Westin, Virginia Beach Town Center

Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters Pediatric Trauma Conference is a one-day accredited pediatric course designed to provide knowledge and skills related to pediatric trauma from content experts. In addition, we seek to enhance the ability of our community and pediatric colleagues to manage pediatric trauma cases. The conference will provide various learning methodologies presented by experts in pediatric trauma. These will include forums for informal learning and discussion as well as formal presentations.

Course Objectives:

  • Diagnosis and treat traumatic brain injuries in pediatric patients.
  • Identify communication and clinical challenges for field providers.
  • Evaluate cases from a medical examiner’s point of view.
  • Execute proper wound and burn care in pediatric patients.
  • Discuss the pediatric trauma resuscitation survey.
  • Recognize signs of potential abuse in the pediatric patient.

Credits: Earn up to 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ or 7 Contact Hours for Nurses
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Save the Date: 13th Annual Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine Update

June 13, 2019
Brickhouse Auditorium
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