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 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

Bridging the Gap from Rehab to Return to Play Following Common Lower Extremity Soccer Injuries - Tuesday, December 11 

This lecture will briefly review the 3 most common LE soccer injuries and mechanism of injury. Then, explain the different phases of rehab including RTS activity and RTS testing criteria. Finally, review injury prevention technique and the necessary tools to develop injury prevention programs tailored to individual soccer players.

Objectives for the Evaluation:

  1. Attendees will be able to identify 3 of the most common LE injuries in soccer
  2. Discuss how to utilize return to sport testing to determine readiness to return to sport
  3. Review basic principles of strength and conditioning programming and periodization to apply to injury prevention techniques

When and Where: December 11/ Health and Surgery Center at Oyster Point 
Time: 7-8 p.m. 
Credits:  CME Credits - Earn up to 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ 
Registration:  Click here to register.


Common Stress Fractures In Runners: What They Treat And How They Treat Them - Monday, December 3 (Virginia Beach) OR Tuesday, January 8 (Newport News)

Abstract:The annual stress fracture incidence rates in runners varies from 24-55%.There are intrinsic and extrinsic risk factors that lead to these overuse injuries in runners. By knowing how to correct the modifiable risk factors we can better serve our patients. The goal is to help restore function and decrease the risk for future injuries.

Objectives for the Evaluation:

  1. Identify the common stress fractures that running sustain
  2. Discuss how to prevent future running related impact injuries

Time: 7-8 p.m.
Grace Murphy, PT, DPT
CHKD Health Center at Landstown (Virginia Beach) OR CHKD Health and Surgery Center at Oyster Point (Newport News)
Credits: CME Credits - Earn up to 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ 
Register: Link to Register in Virginia Beach   
                Link to Register in Newport News

Schwartz Center Rounds - Brought to you by Chartway Federal Credit Union

Wednesday, December 12

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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. Identify opportunities to explore and understand multiple perspectives across professions and disciplines. Identify opportunities to provide and receive professional support. Model behaviors of non-judgmental listening and respect. Lunch will be served beginning at 11:30 a.m. on a first come, first served basis to the first 175 participants. 

Location: CHKD, Brickhouse Auditorium
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Credits: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Register Online: Click here 

9th Annual Insights into Autism

February 1, 2019
Brickhouse Auditorium

Conference Overview: 
Issues within specific autism spectrum disorder (ASD) populations will be discussed with recognized national experts, including sex differences and neurodiversity in patients with ASD. 

Objectives include:

  • Identify three ways someone can show their social interest in an unconventional way.
  • Identify difficulties individuals on the autism spectrum face during different transition times in their lives.
  • Relate the relationship between sensory integration and people on the autism spectrum.
  • Analyze the role of occupational therapy in working with people with autism and sensory integration deficits.
  • Recognize a variety of treatment needs for individuals on the autism spectrum.

View the Brochure for Additional Information and Credit Designation
Register Online Here! 

Save the Date:  4th Annual Safe Zone Training

March 7, 2019
5-8 p.m.
Brickhouse Auditorium

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

View the Brochure/Flyer

Save the Date:  21st Annual Pediatric Emergency Medicine Update

April 11, 2019
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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.

Mark your calendars. Contact Kimberley Kelly at (757) 668-9220 or for more information.

View the Brochure/Flyer

Save the Date:  4th Annual Pediatric Trauma Conference

May 17, 2019
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Save the Date:  12th Annual Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine Update

June 13, 2019
Brickhouse Auditorium
View the Brochure/Flyer

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