There are multiple conferences throughout the week at Children's National. Didactic conferences for fellows and residents occur daily from 7:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m., Tuesday through Friday, and noon on Monday. Interesting case conferences are held Friday noon, Neuro interesting case conference Wednesday noon, fellows conference Thursday noon and journal club monthly.
In addition, there are weekly fetal conferences, urology conferences and a tumor board that the fellows can attend as well. Monthly conferences with genetics, GI, ENT, neurosurgery, neurology and orthopedics can be attended by fellows depending on their rotation schedule.
Grand rounds, professorial rounds and guest lecturers occur weekly at Children's National and if the topic is relevant to the specialty, the fellows are encouraged to attend.