Graduate Medical Education

Didactics and Conferences

Pediatric Residency

Weekly Half-Day Didactic Sessions

Tuesday afternoons are for learning!

  • Lectures based on American Board of Pediatrics Content Specifications
  • Weekly Case Conference
  • Monthly Program Director/Associate Program Director Round Table/Wellness
  • Monthly Chair of Pediatrics Rounds
  • Monthly Simulation Sessions
  • Variety of conferences including:
    • Culinary Medicine
    • Diversity
    • Feedback
    • Teaching
    • Leadership

Weekly Noon Conferences

Our weekly noon conferences take place on Mondays at 12pm and rotate to include:

  • Board Review
  • Ethics cases/lectures
  • Drug/ECG/Genetic Disease of the Month
  • Journal Club
  • Radiology Case Conference

Medical Education Grand Rounds

Join all SLUHN residents for a monthly series of topics related to all residency programs including wellness, communication, hospital policies, etc.

Scholarly Activity Lecture Series

Join all SLUHN residents for a monthly series of topics related to scholarly activity.

Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds

Join the entire Department of Pediatrics for a monthly lecture from internal and external speakers.

  • “Pattern Recognition: Pediatric Non-accidental Trauma”
    Thane A. Blinman, MD, MBA, Dept of Surgery, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • “Thyroid Disease in Children and Adolescents”
    Deepa Mathew, DO, Dept of Pediatric Endocrinology, St Luke’s University Health Network
  • “What is Pediatric Palliative Care and Why Does it Matter?”
    Maria Christina Johnson, MD