Pediatrics - Grand Rounds

Topic: My Path from UF to Global Health


Wednesday, August 5, 2020
7:45 AM - 9:00 AM
ZOOM Meeting


Chatchawin Assanasen, M.D.
Professor and Associate Chair for Outreach, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology & Oncology
CCRI Distinguished Chair in Pediatric Oncology & Medical Director, UT Health Physicians Pediatric Practice
UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine

Target Audience:

Community Physicians, Faculty, Residents/Fellows, Staff/Employees

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the presentation, participants will be able to:

At the conclusion of this session, the participant should be able to:
1. Describe history and current approach to global health.
2. List the challenges and benefits of international collaboration to benefit global health.
3. Summarize implications of subspecialty care in an international environment utilizing pediatric oncology as an example.
4. Define the mutual benefits to both high and low-income countries in exchange of healthcare education and research.
5. Discuss the role of the local practitioner in the larger global environment.


The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Activity.

Additional Information

Please call Tina Smith 904-476-6747 or Miguel Perez 904-248-8490 for any technical assistance.
(UPDATED) To receive CME credit you must watch the Webinar in its entirety and take the evaluation at the end.

Quiz release date: September 15, 2020
Quiz expiration date: November 15, 2021

Additional reading material: Ribeiro RC, et al. Lancet Oncol 2008;9:721-729


: Dr. Assanasen has disclosed that he receives grant/research support from Celgene/Bristol Mayer Squibb, is a consultant at Roche and on the speaker’s bureau of Alexion. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose. Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: https://cme.ufl.edu/disclosure/. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

For additional information, contact Laura Lowry (904) 633-4199 laura.lowry@jax.ufl.edu.