2012 Rainbow of Heroes Walk
May 5, 2012
The Rainbow of Heroes Walk commemorates and celebrates all Duke Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant (PBMT) patients and their families. The walk is also the main fundraiser for the Duke PBMT Family Support Program.
2012 Duke Pediatrics Research Retreat
May 4 and 5, 2012
Henry Petroski, PhD, will present the keynote address focusing on the interrelationship of success and failure in design.
Motherhood: The New Reality Show
December 12, 2011
Bring the baby, pack a lunch and join other new moms to brainstorm tips on child care and surviving motherhood.
December 4, 2011
Class providing positive and practical tips to establish satisfactory breastfeeding. Internet access for review available.
38th Annual Alexander Spock Symposium
November 5 - 6, 2011
Symposium for healthcare providers focusing on outpatient care of at-risk children. Registration available online.
2011 Duke Medical Alumni Weekend
October 20 - 23, 2011
Medical Alumni Weekend will include breakfast for Duke Pediatrics alumni on Saturday, October 22 at 8:00am in the Children's Health Center.
National Hemophilia Foundation Walk 2011
October 15, 2011
The Hemophilia Walk is the National Hemophilia Foundation's (NHF) largest event dedicated to finding better treatments and cures for bleeding and clotting disorders, and to preventing the complications of these disorders through awareness, education, advocacy and research.
Childhood Obesity Research (CORE) Meeting
September 20, 2011
Childhood obesity research presentation followed by a discussion of collaborative funding opportunities.
Cystic Fibrosis Education Day
September 10, 2011
Education Day providing updates on cystic fibrosis research and care, and shared experiences about living with the disease.
New Tools for New Dads
August 24, 2011
Discussion for new dads to assist in beginning their own routines with a new baby in the home.
Duke Down Syndrome Research Symposium Series
July 26, 2011
This discussion series provides a thought-provoking discussion of the the latest trends and studies in Down syndrome research.
Peanut Allergies in Children
July 18, 2011
Discover new treatment approaches to peanut allergies including information on clinical trials.
Parenting Your Stressed Child
July 12, 2011
Learn mind-body skills to help your child or family develop healthy coping strategies and build resiliency.
Motherhood: The New Reality Show
June 27, 2011
Bring the baby, pack a lunch and join other new moms to brainstorm tips on infant care and surviving motherhood.
June 13, 2011
Program designed to support children six to 18 who have a parent or caregiver diagnosed with cancer.
Jim Valvano Kids Klassic
July 8 and 9, 2011
An entertaining weekend to benefit pediatric cancer research, patient support and education at Duke Children's Hospital & Health Center.
Pediatric Neurology and Neuroscience Update Course
June 4, 2011
One day course comprised of three concurrent symposia to update on the advances and treatment guidelines of common and important pediatric neurological disorders for pediatricians and primary care professionals.
2011 Rainbow of Heroes Walk
May 7, 2011
The Rainbow of Heroes Walk commemorates and celebrates all Duke Pediaric Blood and Marrow Transplant (PBMT) patients and their families. Refreshments, music, and activities for everyone are provided.
2011 Duke Pediatrics Alumni Reception
April 30, 2011
Reconnect with former classmates and faculty at the Pediatrics Alumni Reception on Saturday on April 30.
2011 Sidbury Lecture Series
April 29 and May 24, 2011
Leonard I. Zon, MD, and Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., MD, will be featured speakers in this year's Sidbury Lecture Series.
2011 George Brumley, Jr. Memorial Lecture
Jeffrey I. Gordon, MD, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, will be the guest speaker for the 2011 George Brumley, Jr. Memorial Lecture, Thursday, March 24 at 4:30pm.
2010 Duke Medical Alumni Weekend
Medical Alumni Weekend is scheduled for October 14-17 and will include breakfast for Duke Pediatrics alumni on Saturday, October 16 at 8:00a.m. in the McGovern-Davison Children's Health Center. We hope you'll join us!