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CME Schedule

(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

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


Sports Medicine Pediatric and Adolescent Population Series: Postural Control, Athletes, and the Role of Yoga

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Abstract: The benefits of incorporating yoga in a pre-habilitation/rehabilitation program, especially in those conditions that impact postural control in the athletes. 

Participants will be able to: Identify injury impacting postural control. Identify benefits and disadvantages of some yoga poses. 

*Please bring yoga mat for the lab portion. 

Speaker: Kathy Thomas, PhD, ATC          
Location: CHKD Health Center Oyster Point     
CME Credits: Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™   
BOC Credits: Earn up to 1.0 Category A hours/CEUs    
Register Here


Evelyn G. Keever Bioethics Day 2017: Caring for the Transgender Patient

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The day will include a mix of interdisciplinary presenters, patients and parents who will explore the subject from various perspectives. 

Facilitator: Diana Schofield, PsyD                                  
Location: CHKD, Brickhouse Auditorium    
CME Credits: Earn up to 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™  
Nursing Credits: Earn up to 4.0 Nursing Contact Hours
Register Here


Sports Medicine Pediatric and Adolescent Population Series: ACL Reconstruction in the Young Athlete - Graft Options and Rehab Considerations

Monday, December 4, 2017

Abstract: Evaluate the current options that we use to treat ACL tears and delve into considerations regarding physical therapy specific to each option. 

Participants will be able to: Recall general treatment for ACL tears in young athletes. Describe types of grafts and techniques that are currently in use. Describe therapy consdierations specific to each graft option. 

Speaker: Allison Crepeau, MD
Location: CHKD Health Center at Landstown      
CME Credits: Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™   
BOC Credits: Earn up to 1.0 Category A hours/CEUs    
Register Here


Sports Medicine Pediatric and Adolescent Population Series: Imaging in Pediatric Sports Medicine

Monday, December 11, 2017

Abstract: Purpose of the talk is to help ATCs and PTs understand how physicians use and interpret imaging to diagnose and aid in treatment. 

Participants will be able to: Review the basics of how plain x-rays and MRI work; review advantages and disadvantages of x-ray adn MRI with images and discuss how imaging is used in the outpatient sports medicine clinic. 

Speaker: David Smith, MD         
Location: CHKD Health Center Oyster Point     
CME Credits: Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™   
BOC Credits: Earn up to 1.0 Category A hours/CEUs    
Register Here


Schwartz Center Rounds 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

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.  Please note that 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 Roberta FontanSantiago at (757) 668-7822 or via email at   Roberta.FontanSantiago@chkd.org.

Facilitator: Diana Schofield, PsyD         
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


Sports Medicine Pediatric and Adolescent Population Series: ACL Reconstruction in the Young Athlete - Graft Options and Rehab Considerations

Monday, January 9, 2018

Abstract: Evaluate the current options that we use to treat ACL tears and delve into considerations regarding physical therapy specific to each option. 

Participants will be able to: Recall general treatment for ACL tears in young athletes. Describe types of grafts and techniques that are currently in use. Describe therapy consdierations specific to each graft option. 

Speaker: Allison Crepeau, MD         
Location: CHKD Health Center Oyster Point     
CME Credits: Earn up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™   
BOC Credits: Earn up to 1.0 Category A hours/CEUs    
Register Here

Mark the Date: Insights Into Autism - Exploring Autism, Sex Differences and Neurodiversity in Autism

February 2, 2018 

2018 Mark the Date Notice


Mark the Date or Register Early: Third Annual Safe Zone Training 

March 20, 2018

For any health system staff wishing to develop, enhance and maintain a healthcare environmetn that is culturally competent and supportive of LGBTQ children and their families.

Safe Zone 2018 Mark the Date

Register Here


Mark the Date: 20th Annual Pediatric Emergency Medicine Update 

Apirl 12, 2018


Mark the Date: 3rd Annual Pediatric Trauma Conference

May 18, 2018

Pediatric Trauma 2018 Notice


Mark the Date: 12th Annual Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine Updat for Primary Care 

June 14, 2018

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