Suicide Prevention Course

January 22, March 16, May 23, July 11 or November 12, 2018

This course will provide nurses information about:

  • The complex nature of suicide
  • How to assess and determine risks and the appropriate treatment and management for at-risk patients, both in the healthcare setting and the community

This six-hour class meets the requirements and is on the 2017 Model List for the State of Washington mandatory suicide prevention training for nurses, and will include the special needs of the pediatric population.

Pediatric Nursing Update

January 26, 2018

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. 

  • Time: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
  • See the flyer (PDF).
  • Register online.

TrachSafe Emergency Airway Management Course

February 7, June 20 or October 10, 2018

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. Three TrachSafe courses will be offered in 2018.

  • Time: 3:45 to 9 p.m.
  • Location: Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
  • See the flyer (PDF).
  • Register for:

For questions, please email Outreach Education or call 206-987-3200.

Pediatric End-of-Life Conference – Save the Date

March 20, 2018

This one-day course, sponsored by the Nursing Professional Development Shared Governance Council, is offered to all disciplines that care for children at the end of life. The course describes the philosophies, principles and practices of palliative care that can be integrated across different settings to influence quality pediatric end-of-life. Information will also be provided regarding the role of healthcare providers and families in providing palliative care for children.

  • Time: 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
  • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
  • Flyer available in December.
  • Registration opens in December.

39th Annual Duncan Seminar: Spina Bifida: Promoting Wellness and Preventing Pitfalls – Save the Date

April 20, 2018

At this one-day conference, participants will gain an understanding of the current aspects of child development and family outcomes for children with developmental disabilities, behavioral and mental health challenges. 

  • Time: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
  • Flyer available in December.
  • Registration opens in December.

Fifth Annual Nursing Research Symposium – Save the Date

May 11, 2018

The Departments of Nursing Practice, Professional Development and Innovation and Outreach Education are proud to sponsor this symposium. This program has three main objectives:

  • Learn about cutting-edge research from national experts.
  • Understand basic concepts of nurse-led research and how to get started.
  • Describe the outcomes of research led by nurses at Seattle Children’s.

  • Time: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
  • See the flyer (PDF).
  • Registration opens in January.