Continuing Medical Education

CME Accredited Events

The Department of Pediatrics has two programs accredited by the UTMB Office of Continuing Education for AMA PRA Category 1 credits. For personal reports of credit, visit CMETracker

    Annual Pediatric Review Course in June

    Grand Rounds
    Presented three Fridays a month, 8-9 am via Skype for Business (due to COVID-19.)
    Under Non-COVID conditions, Grand Rounds is presented from Research Building 6 Room 2.312 and transmitted via live telecast into various off-campus UTMB clinics.
    For assistance, please contact the Grand Rounds Coordinator, Irene Dillon-Simmons.

Risk Management Education Credits

Morbidity and Mortality Conferences are presented at least quarterly to satisfy institutional risk management requirements. Friday 8-9 am in Research Building 6, Room 2.312.

External Educational Events

The faculty members of the department are available as speakers for CME and non-CME events at external sites. Pediatric specialists can assist in educational activities for a wide variety of contemporary topics.



Janak Patel, M.D.
Co-Chair, Pediatrics CME Committee & External CME Events;
Course Co-Director: Annual Pediatric CME Conference
Phone: 409-772-2798;
FAX: 409-747-2793

Patricia A. Rogers, M.D.
Pediatrics CME Committee;
Organizer, Grand Rounds;
Course Co-Director: Annual Pediatric CME Conference;
Phone: 409-772-2798;
FAX: 409-747-0785

Irene Dillon-Simmons
Grand Rounds Coordinator
Phone: 409-772-6679 
FAX: 409 772-0744