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Pediatric Grand Rounds

Location: Virtual

Date: Friday, May 14, 2021

Time: 7:30–8:30 a.m.

About the Event

This installment of Pediatric Grand Rounds features Annie Lintzenich Andrews, M.D., MSCR, presenting “Gun Violence: A Public Health Crisis that Demands Physician Advocacy.” Andrews is an associate professor and director of advocacy, Department of Pediatrics; director, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship; Medical University of South Carolina.

For more information, including Zoom link, please email Mary Matus or by phone at 512-324-0165.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:

  • Recognize the impact of gun violence on children in the US.
  • Describe evidence-based strategies to prevent gun violence among children in the US .
  • Identify the steps to becoming a physician advocate.

Target Audience

  • Primary: Pediatricians, pediatric subspecialists, family medicine physicians, pediatric residents
  • Secondary: Nursing staff, hospital staff


This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:

  • ACGME: Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, and Systems-based Practice
  • IOM: Provide patient-centered care, Work in interdisciplinary teams, Employ evidence-based practice, Apply quality improvement, and Utilize informatics
  • IECC: Interprofessional Teamwork & Team-based Practice

Speaker Disclosure

Andrews, speaker for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Planner Disclosure

Nalinda Charnsangavej, MD; Daniel Richards, MD; Alexandra Bicki, MD; Ryan Lowery, MD, Ila Sehgal, DO and Mary Matus, planners of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose

Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.