Pre-registration is required for all events. Please see the individual continuing medical education (CME) event listings for more details.

For more information or program updates, please contact Seattle Children’s Continuing Medical Education Office at 206-987-5379.

December 3, 2016

Tackling Hunger in Pediatric Practice: Implementing AAP’s Policy Promoting Food Security for All

Please join us for this program designed to provide professionals who care for children and families in the Northwest with education and practical information about childhood hunger in accordance with the AAP’s 2015 recommendations to promote food security for all children. National and state experts will review the variety of medical, behavioral and mental health impacts of hunger, and offer valuable tools for screening and referring patients with resources to access services and programs around Washington state. Related issues including nutrition, food quality, access and equity will be discussed as well. Timely legislative and advocacy issues will also be introduced with opportunities for participants to promote policies that support the health and nutrition of families in their care.

February 4, 2017

Practical Pediatrics: Improving Pediatric Practice

Please join us for our annual course designed to improve clinical practice by providing diagnostic and management updates to address gaps in practice encountered in primary care of children. The curriculum includes lectures and workshops with an opportunity discuss issues with clinical experts.

March 4, 2017

Urgent Pediatric Problems: Bridging Office and Emergency Care

Please join us for our annual course designed to provide up-to-date information along with practical evaluation and management strategies for children who present to the primary care setting with urgent problems. The curriculum includes lectures and hands-on interactive workshops with an opportunity to discuss issues with emergency medicine experts. This year’s guest speaker is the renowned Loren Yamamoto, MD, MPH, MBA, who created the well-known website Radiology Cases in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, used by pediatricians, family practice physicians and trainees, and for which he won the AAP Professional Medical Education Award.

September 14–15, 2017

22nd Annual SPLIT Meeting (Studies in Pediatric Liver Transplantation)

Studies in Pediatric Liver Transplantation (SPLIT) is a community of pediatric hepatologists, transplant surgeons, research coordinators, nurse coordinators and other health professionals across the United States and Canada working together to advance knowledge in pediatric liver transplantation. SPLIT was started in 1995 and has evolved from a research registry into a multifaceted organization focused on improving outcomes for children receiving liver transplantation.

Program highlights will include biostatistical expertise in the analysis of long-term registry and databases; technology to improve adherence; computer modeling to improve transplant listing decisions; and surgical simulation and 3D modeling to benefit transplantation. 

  • Location: Bell Harbor International Conference Center, 2211 Alaskan Way, Pier 66, Seattle, WA 98121
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Save the Dates: Additional 2017 CME Courses

Program details and links to registration are coming soon. Please note that the January 2017 Staheli Pediatric Orthopedic Seminar has been cancelled.

April 8, 2017

Practical Otolaryngology Update for Primary Care Providers

May 6, 2017

Aerodigestive Conference for Primary Care Providers

July 21–22, 2017

13th Annual Pediatric Bioethics Conference: On the Cutting Edge: Current Ethical Controversies in Pediatric Surgery