Thursday, February 2, 2017

President of American Academy of Pediatrics Presents Grand Rounds Lecture

Dr. Fernando Stein, president of the American Academy of Pediatrics and professor of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, presented “The Contribution of the General Pediatrician to the Reduction of Mortality in ICU” for pediatric grand rounds on Jan. 20, 2017.

Dr. Stein discussed how to identify the three signs of potentially fatal illness in children under five years of age.

A native of Guatemala, Dr. Stein earned his medical degree from Univ de San Carlos de Guatemala and completed his specialty and subspecialty training at Baylor College of Medicine affiliated institutions. He is a founding member of the Section of Critical Care, the Council of Sections Management Committee and the Committee on Membership of the AAP. Dr. Stein is a leader in the area of chronically ill children as survivors of intensive care.

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