Resident Conferences

Attendance is monitored for all conferences

Pediatric Morning Report

  • Weekly
  • Presentation of a confounding admission which reviews: presentation, physical examination, differential diagnosis and status of the patient evaluation

Faculty Noon Conference

  • Three to four times per week
  • Faculty presentation of topics identified in the American Board of Pediatrics Content Outline

Pediatric Board Review

  • Weekly
  • Review Board type questions as a form of continual board review

Core Material Review

  • Every other week (twice most months)
  • Faculty led Socratic discussion of a chapter in the core reference text
    • Most sessions are led by the Program Director and participation is noted

Pediatric Tumor Board

  • Every other month
  • Resident presentation led by Heme-Once attending physician
  • Presentation of a recently presenting tumor

Grand Rounds

  • Monthly
  • Currently a presentation and discussion of an important clinical case
  • Presentation by the resident team on the Pediatric Inpatient Service

Pediatric Journal Club

  • Monthly
  • Faculty and resident discussion of current literature

Morbidity and Mortality Review

  • Quarterly
  • Risk Management Forum to discuss recent death or significant morbidity

Evidence Based Medicine Journal Club

  • Monthly
  • Faculty led discussion with the entire intern class at PBCGME of issues that must be addressed when reviewing the medical literature