PROVIDE YOUR FEEDBACK IN CHOC’S PHYSICIAN ENGAGEMENT SURVEY, APRIL 25-MAY 23

The 2016 Physician Engagement Survey will be held April 25-May 23, 2016 for CHOC physicians on our medical staff. Don’t miss this opportunity to provide CHOC with your valuable input, which will allow the organization to further strengthen and improve its programs and services, to better serve you and our children.

Please look for a survey invitation via email from Press Ganey, who is conducting the survey on behalf of CHOC. The email contains the survey link and your individually assigned password. Please be assured all individual responses and comments are confidential. Your responses will be consolidated and reported in aggregate.

In appreciation of completing the survey, all participants will be entered in a raffle for a chance to win one of the following prizes: gift card to The Resort at Pelican Hill; gift card to The Ritz-Carlton; gift card to Mastro’s Restaurants; and gift card to Amazon. One winner will be selected each week of the survey.

In addition, all physicians who complete the survey and submit the entry form, will receive two tickets to an Angels game.

We highly encourage your participation in this brief online survey. For questions, please contact Leslie Castelo, director, business development at CHOC, at 714-509-4329 or lcastelo@choc.org.

CHOC DOCTORS’ DAY CELEBRATION

In recognition of Doctors’ Day, we would like to take the opportunity to recognize our physicians for their dedication to the children we serve. Each day they offer hope and healing through their compassionate and world-class care.

A luncheon, themed “CHOC Docs Lift Us Up,” will be held on:

April 8, 2016

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

CHOC Children’s Hospital

1201 W. La Veta Ave., Orange, Ca 92868

Bill Holmes Tower, second floor outdoor patio

Recognition ceremony begins promptly at noon.

Please note: If you need a professional head shot, there will be a photographer available on site to take photos.

Please RSVP by March 25 at http://www.choc.org/drday2016, or call Cristen Frost, in business development at CHOC, at 714-509-4807.

A luncheon at Mission Hospital will be held on:

March 30, 2016

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Mission Hospital

27700 Medical Center Rd., Mission Viejo, Ca  92691

Tent outside tower 2

No RSVP is required.

CHOC Children’s Research Week 2015

Join us for CHOC Children’s Research Week, being held through Nov. 20 on CHOC Children’s main campus in Orange.

CHOC Research

Tuesday, Nov. 17

Research Resources at CHOC Children’s

8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m., Bill Holmes Tower, second floor, conference room A & B

Presenters: Amit Soni, MD, Megan Bailey, BA, Phuong Dao, JD

 

CHOC Research Institute Open House

Noon – 1:30 p.m., CHOC Research Building, third floor, conference room 2

Refreshments will be served.

 

Wednesday, Nov. 18

Research Grand Rounds

“A Closer Look at Genomics in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pediatric Cancers”

8 a.m. – 9 a.m., CHOC West, Wade Education Center, second floor

Leonard S. Sender, MD, medical director, Hyundai Cancer Institute

Keri Zabokrtsky, MS, research programs supervisor, CHOC Children’s Hyundai Cancer Genomics Program

Troy A. McEachron, PhD, senior postdoctoral fellow, Integrated Cancer Genomics Division, Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)

CME credit available.

 

Scientific Poster Presentations

9 a.m. – 10 a.m., CHOC West, Wade Education Center, second floor

Moderated by Philip Schwartz, PhD, supervisor senior scientist, CHOC Children’s and managing director, National Human Neural Stem Cell Resource

 

Thursday, Nov. 19

2015 CHOC – UC Irvine Child Health Research Awardee Presentations

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., CHOC Research Building, third floor, conference room 2

Moderated by Michelle Fortier, PhD, co-director, Center on Stress & Health and assistant professor, UC Irvine School of Medicine

Presenters: Antonio Arrieta, MD, Tami John, MD, Calvin Li, PhD, Joanne Starr, MD, Sharief Taraman, MD, & Ruth McCarty, MS, LAc

Light refreshments will be served.

 

Emerging Research Programs

2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m., CHOC Research Building, third floor, conference room 1

Moderated by Brent A Dethlefs, executive director, CHOC Children’s Research Institute

Presenters: Antonio Arrieta, MD, Randy Berg, PhD, Mariella Simon, PhD Candidate, Raymond Wang, MD

Light refreshments will be served.

 

Friday, Nov. 20

Research Subjects’ Perspectives

11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Bill Holmes Tower, second floor, conference room C

Moderated by Kathleen Adlard, clinical nurse specialist, Hyundai Cancer Institute and industry track IRB co-chair

Lunch will be served.

 

Highlights in Nursing Research

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., Bill Holmes Tower, second floor, conference room B

“Coping with Cancer: The Adolescent and Young Adult Journey”

Nancy Kuntz, MN, RN, CPNP, CPON

“Nursing Evidence-Based Practice: Best Care Based on Well-Designed Studies”

Susan Elliott, PhD, RNC, APRN-BC

Light refreshments will be served.

 

For more information, please call 714-509-4341. Learn more about research services at CHOC.