Pediatric Grand Rounds


The Department of Pediatrics at The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine holds weekly grand rounds lectures for faculty, fellows, and residents. At the conclusion of each presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Discuss novel approaches and clinical trials in pediatric disease
  • Review studies of population health and patient centered outcomes
  • Understand and apply current practice guidelines in the field of pediatric medicine

Lectures take place every Thursday from 12:00 – 1:00 pm in Albert Merritt Billings, Auditorium P117.

Directors: Vincent DiMaggio, MD, Jasmine Taylor Umana, MD, and Daphne Vander Roest, MD - Pediatric Chief Residents

Target Audience

Our target audience includes faculty, fellows, residents, medical students, physician assistants, social workers, nurse practitioners, nurses, and staff. Additionally, Pediatric Grand Rounds is open to the public.


The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Nearest Entrance:
Wyler Pavilion
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Parking A
5840 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637


Weekly Notifications

We send out weekly notifications about upcoming grand rounds lectures. If you would like to receive these emails, please contact Thea Stranger-Najjar, Administrator, Medical Education to be added to the listserv.