These conferences and courses are presented for Seattle Children's Hospital employees and community healthcare professionals.

July 30, 2015

TrachSAFE Emergency Airway Management Course

The goal of the TrachSAFE course is to 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.

This is not a certification course.

September 26–27, 2015

Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury Conference 2015: From Injury to Return to Life

This conference will provide educational opportunities related to traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the pediatric population. Topics discussed will touch on areas that affect children and adolescents through their rehabilitation/recovery process, including their hospital course and transitioning back into school, community-based activities and life. Presentation topics will be directed toward healthcare professionals, educators and community supports who work with children with TBI.

  • Location: Seattle Children’s Wright Auditorium, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA
  • Time: Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.; Sunday, 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Register online.
  • For questions, contact Alanna Coyote.

October 12, 2015

Pediatric Certification Review Course

This 8-hour class is intended to be a resource for nurses preparing to take the pediatric nursing certification exam. The course will provide an overview of content specific to pediatric nursing including growth and development, health promotion and disease prevention, as well as illness management for chronic and acute conditions.