Regularly Scheduled Seminars

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Vaccine Avoidance Part II: Ethical Issues and Evidence-based Communication Strategies

Doug Opel MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine; Director of Clinical Ethics, Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics
Investigator, Center for Clinical and Translational Research, Seattle Children’s Research Institute


  1. Compare parent characteristics across the immunization acceptance continuum
  2. Specify two evidence-based provider communication strategies that are associated with increased parental vaccine acceptance
  3. Evaluate the pros and cons of dismissing parents from one’s practice for vaccine refusal or delay
Date & Time: 
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Sabin Auditorium, Cincinnati Children's Location D1.23
Contact Person: 
CME Office
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Internal Medicine Academic Research Services (ARS) Training Session

The NIH Peer Review Process:  A Panel of Experts Provide their Expertise

Vladimir Bogdanov, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Hemostasis Research Program
Division of Hematology & Oncology

Melanie T. Cushion, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Senior Associate Dean, COM
Division of Infectious Diseases

Francis X. McCormack, MD
Professor of Medicine and Director
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

UC College of Medicine

Date & Time: 
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
6254 UC Medical Sciences Building (MSB)
Contact Person: 
IM Research
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Chronobiology, Vascular Biology and Visual Systems Group Combined Seminar

Neuropsin (Opn5) and Neonatal Growth

Julie Mocko, PhD
Research Fellow
Laboratory of Richard Lang, PhD
Division of Ophthalmology Research
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Date & Time: 
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Cincinnati Children's Location S 6.125
Contact Person: 
Brittney Sparks