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

Weightlifting Considerations in Rehab: The Squat, Bench, Deadlift, Snatch and Clean and Jerk

When/Where: Monday, September 9 at CHKD's Health Center at Landstown OR Tuesday, October 8 at CHKD's Health and Surgery Center at Oyster Point
Speaker: TJ Slowik, PT, DPT, USAW
Register here for September 9
Register here for October 8

Abstract: This lecture is designed to review common injuries in weightlifting. Lifts that will be reviewed are squat, bench, deadlift, clean and jerk and snatch. This lecture will also discuss technique of common lifts and treatments strategies for patients who participate in weightlifting activity.


  • Be able to identify proper technique with the squat and deadlift
  • Be able to determine how and when to keep an athlete in sport and adjust training vs rest
  • Be able to recognize the importance of recovery in strength sports

Competencies: Medical knowledge and patient care.

Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Eastern Virginia Medical School and Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters. Eastern Virginia Medical School is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

The Donald W. Lewis Update 2019

Difficult Conversations in Pediatrics and School Health

When: November 15-17
Where: Hilton Norfolk The Main, 100 East Main Street, Norfolk, VA
Registration Link Coming Soon

View the Brochure

This conference is designed to provide physicians, healthcare professionals, and school personnel with strategies to deal with difficult topics and conversations in pediatrics. Attendees will implement workable solutions and tools to help manage current issues and concerns facing medical and school personnel.

Who should attend? Pediatricians, PAs, NPs, family and community medicine physicians, educators, school nurses, health professionals, social workers, psychologists, school counselors, and other interested specialists.

Credit Designation: Earn up to 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Nursing Credit: Earn up to 18 Contact Hours for Nurses, Educational Personnel, and Social Workers 

For more information, email or call (757) 446-6140. School personnel can email or call (757) 668-7402. Once registration opens, attendees will be able to register for the full three-day conference or for partial attendance. 


Evelyn G. Keever Bioethics Day

Ethics of Pediatric Pain Management in an Opiod-Free World

When: Thursday, November 21, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Brickhouse Auditorium
Speaker: Anna Lembke, MD, Author of "Drug Dealer, MD"

See the flyer here. Brochure coming soon!

For more information, please call EVMS Continuing Medical Education at (757) 446-6140.

5th Annual Pediatric Trauma Conference

When: Friday, May 15, 2020
Where: The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center, 4535 Commerce Street, Virginia Beach, VA

See the flyer here. Brochure coming soon!

For more information, email or call (757) 446-6140.


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