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Upcoming Events

  • Jan.
    Thu
    25

    PD-1 Checkpoint Blockade Immunotherapy: Are...

    PD-1 Checkpoint Blockade Immunotherapy: Are Tumor-Specific T Cells the Only Target?

    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.
    When: Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018
    Where: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    Surojit Sarkar, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Ben Towne Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Seattle Children’s

  • Thu
    25

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
    When: Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 12:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.

  • Thu
    25

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
    When: Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.

  • Fri
    26

    Pediatric Nursing Update

    Pediatric Nursing Update

    Where: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    Outreach Education is proud to sponsor this conference with experts from Seattle Children’s and the community who will present evidence-based recommendations on commonly occurring medical and mental health issues. This year’s topics will provide practical tips and tools, resources and information to better serve children with special healthcare needs and their families in your practice setting.

  • Fri
    26

    PALS Renewal Update Course

    PALS Renewal Update Course

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
    When: Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 8:10 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    For PALS Providers whose current PALS certification will not have expired before the course date.

  • Sat
    27

    Two-Day PALS Provider Course

    Two-Day PALS Provider Course

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
    When: Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 3:55 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    The two-day Provider course is for healthcare providers taking the PALS course for the first time, or for those whose PALS Provider certification has expired. It includes both classroom teaching and hands-on practice with manikins in advanced airway management, vascular access, performance of basic life support, cardiac rhythm recognition and electrical and medical therapy.

  • Sat
    27

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
    When: Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 12:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.

  • Sat
    27

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/.
    When: Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 12:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.

  • Sun
    28

    Two-Day PALS Provider Course

    Two-Day PALS Provider Course

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/.
    When: Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    The two-day Provider course is for healthcare providers taking the PALS course for the first time, or for those whose PALS Provider certification has expired. It includes both classroom teaching and hands-on practice with manikins in advanced airway management, vascular access, performance of basic life support, cardiac rhythm recognition and electrical and medical therapy.

  • Sun
    28

    PALS Renewal Update Course

    PALS Renewal Update Course

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
    When: Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018 8:10 a.m. - 3:35 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    For PALS Providers whose current PALS certification will not have expired before the course date.

  • Feb.
    Thu
    1

    What We Have Here Is a Failure to Communicate:...

    What We Have Here Is a Failure to Communicate: Optimizing Interpersonal Skills in Procedure-Based Subspecialties

    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.
    When: Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
    Where: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    Kathleen Kieran, MD, Associate Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Urology, Prenatal Diagnosis and Treatment, Seattle Children’s

  • Thu
    1

    Pediatric Obesity: Considerations in the Acute Care...

    Pediatric Obesity: Considerations in the Acute Care Setting

    Contact: For more information on Nursing Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/nursing-grand-rounds/.
    When: Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Where: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    Sara Fenstermacher, RN, Unit-Based Clinical Nurse Specialist, Emergency Room Administration, Seattle Children’s Hospital

  • Fri
    2

    Using Implementation Science to Inform...

    Using Implementation Science to Inform Interventions for Child Welfare–Involved Populations

    Contact: For more information on Psychiatry Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/psychiatry/.
    When: Friday, Feb. 2, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
    Where: Wright Auditorium, River Entrance, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    Lisa Saldana, PhD, Senior Scientist, Oregon Social Learning Center

  • Sat
    3

    Practical Pediatrics: Improving Pediatric Practice

    Practical Pediatrics: Improving Pediatric Practice

    Where: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

  • Wed
    7

    TrachSafe Emergency Airway Management Course

    TrachSafe Emergency Airway Management Course

    Contact: For more information, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/continuing-medical-nursing-education/outreach-conferences-courses/.
    When: Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 3:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    This five-hour course will educate healthcare professionals to prepare, practice and prevent airway emergencies in a child with a tracheostomy. Participants will be actively engaged in an immersive educational experience in a safe environment for learners to ask questions, refine their skills and practice emergency care through return demonstration and simulation scenario-based learning.

  • Thu
    8

    Odontogenic Causes of Facial Swelling in the...

    Odontogenic Causes of Facial Swelling in the Pediatric Patient

    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.
    When: Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
    Where: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    Srinivas Susarla, DMD, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, UW; Craniofacial Center, Seattle Children's

  • Fri
    9

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/.
    When: Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 7:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's Simulation Center, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.

  • Fri
    9

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/.
    When: Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 7:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.

  • Fri
    9

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
    When: Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.

  • Fri
    9

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    HeartCode PALS Part 1 and Part 2

    Contact: For more information and to register, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pals/
    When: Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 11:30 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children's Simulation Center, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    For first-time PALS certification or renewal. HeartCode is an appropriate alternative for experienced pediatric healthcare providers who are comfortable with computer simulation, and may have class-time limitations. As a first-time PALS course, it is a good option for experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Part 1 provides online self-paced learning (average 4–8 hours), interactive case simulation and a written exam. In the half-day Part 2, participants practice and test team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Completion of Part 1 is required for participation in Part 2.

  • Sat
    10

    PAL Program Educational Event: Mental Health for...

    PAL Program Educational Event: Mental Health for Primary Care Providers

    Contact: Online registration will be available in December 2017.
    When: Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018
    Where: Edward D. Hansen Conference Center, Xfinity Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave., Ste. 200, Everett, WA 98201

    Free Category I CME credit. Speakers and topics include Dr. Robert Hilt on depression, Dr. Will French on bipolar disorder and Dr. Nick Weiss on substance abuse.

  • Thu
    15

    It’s All in the Family: Psychological Treatment of...

    It’s All in the Family: Psychological Treatment of Pediatric Chronic Pain

    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.
    When: Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
    Where: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    Emily Law, PhD, Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, UW; Outpatient Pain Management Clinic, Seattle Children’s

  • Thu
    22

    B Cells in Autoimmunity: From Disease Mechanisms to...

    B Cells in Autoimmunity: From Disease Mechanisms to Targeted Therapies

    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.
    When: Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018
    Where: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105

    Shaun Jackson, MB ChB, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Arnold Lee Smith Endowed Professorship for Research Faculty Development, Seattle Children’s; Center for Immunity and Immunotherapies, Seattle Children’s

  • Thu
    22

    PEARS Provider Course

    PEARS Provider Course

    Contact: For more information, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/pears/.
    When: Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

    The Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) Provider Course is designed to increase the pediatric healthcare provider’s knowledge and skills necessary to assess early signs of respiratory failure and shock, provide early emergent interventions and alert the appropriate Advanced Life Support (ALS) response team.

    PEARS is for healthcare providers such as medical and surgical nurses, school nurses, homecare nurses, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and any other healthcare provider who infrequently sees critically ill infants and children.

    The one-day PEARS Provider course is for healthcare providers taking the PEARS course for the first time, or for those whose PEARS Provider status has expired.

  • Thu
    22

    High-Risk NRP Course

    High-Risk NRP Course

    Contact: For more information, visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/training-simulation/nrp/.
    When: Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Where: Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Cost: $175

    The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Course is an education program of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association (AHA) that teaches an evidence-based approach to newborn care. The course introduces the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation by utilizing a blended learning approach that includes online testing, online case-based simulations and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication and teamwork skills.

    The High-Risk NRP Course provides more details and offers the opportunity to practice advanced skills, including intubation, medications and umbilical vein catheterization. In addition, this course also offers simulation of complex situations such as prematurity and congenital anomalies.

    Register for this course.