Continuing Medical Education

COVID-19 Education Updates

As the COVID-19 outbreak develops, we are continuing to be proactive in protecting the health of our providers, patients and Associates.

According to the guidelines set by the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) for all faculty, including Le Bonheur physicians, all education events with greater than 10 people will no longer be held in person in order to adhere to the appropriate social distancing practices.

  • Weekly Grand Rounds will now be held online.
    • To register to watch Grand Rounds online, visit tiny.cc/pgr.
    • You will receive CME credit for online viewing with a code provided at the end of each session.
    • Archived Grand Rounds will still be available without CME credit.
       
  • Practice Based Pediatrics (combined with Etteldorf Symposium) has been postponed.
    • The conference will be rescheduled for a later date. Announcements will be made once a date is confirmed.
    • All registrants have been refunded. You will need to re-register once a new date is confirmed.

  • Pediatric Neurology Symposium has been moved to July 24-25, 2020.
    • If you are already registered for the conference, your registration is still valid for the new date. If you would like to cancel your registration and be refunded, contact cme@mlh.org.
    • The Symposium will still be held at The Westin Memphis Beale Street.

Archived Pediatric Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds are available online. For access to the password, please email physicians@lebonheur.org or call 1-866-870-5570. 

Upcoming Educational Opportunities

CME is offered for selected sessions.

Wednesday, April 1
8 AM
Grand Rounds: "Le Bonheur ECMO Program - Current Status, Future Direction"
Hitesh Singh Sandhu, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Medical Director, ECMO, CRRT and Apheresis Programs
Le Bonheur Children's Hospital

Monday, April 6
11 AM - 1 PM
"UTHSC Coronavirus Symposium"
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center will offer a 2-hour online symposium for coronavirus information. The event is free and provides CME credit but requires registration. Register at uthsc.edu/coronavirus/symposium.php.

Scott Strome, MD
Executive Dean of the College of Medicine
University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Jon McCullers, MD
Professor and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Pediatrician-in-Chief, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital

Nicholas Hysmith, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Infectious Disease
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Medical Director of Infection Prevention
Le Bonheur Children's Hospital

James Ragain, DDS, MS, PhD
Dean of the College of Dentistry
University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Alisa Haushalter, DNP, RN, PHNA-BC
Associate Professor of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies
Director, Shelby County Health Department

Colleen Jonsson, PhD
Professor and Endowed Van Vleet Chair of Excellence in Virology
Director of the Regional Biocontainment Laboratory
University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Wednesday, April 8
AΩA Lecture Canceled

Wednesday, April 15
8 AM
Grand Rounds: "Update on Novel Pediatric Epilepsy Treatments: From Bench to Bedside"
James W. Wheless, BScPharm, MD, FAAP, FACP, FAAN, FAES
Professor & Chief of Pediatric Neurology
Le Bonheur Chair in Pediatric Neurology
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Director, Le Bonheur Comprehensive Epilepsy Program & Neuroscience Institute
Le Bonheur Children's Hospital

Wednesday, April 22
8 AM
Grand Rounds: "Organizations, Not Just Individual Scientists, Can Commit Research Misconduct: A Lawsuit, a Judgment and Far-Reaching Implications"
Haavi Morreim, JD, PhD
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Wednesday, April 29
8 AM
Grand Rounds: "To Be Announced"

Upcoming Conferences

Click here for more information or to register for a conference.