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

December 3, 2015

Trach Safe Emergency Airway Management Course

The goal of the Trach Safe 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.

  • Location: Rooms SPW 107–109, Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA
  • Time: 3:45 to 8:45 p.m.
  • Register online.
  • See the brochure (PDF).
  • For questions, contact Nancy Wade.

January 29, 2016

Pediatric Nursing Update: Evidence-Based Practice in School and Ambulatory Care Settings

Experts from Seattle Children’s and the community will present evidence-based recommendations on commonly occurring medical and mental health issues. You will gain practical tips and tools, resources and information to better serve children with special healthcare needs and their families in your practice setting. We invite you to bring your questions and concerns to share with the conference faculty and your colleagues.

April 15, 2016

37th Annual Duncan Seminar: The Heart of the Matter – Congenital Cardiac Conditions and Child Development

Please save the date for the 2016 Duncan Seminar, which will focus on important aspects of child development and family outcomes for children with congenital cardiac disease. Speakers include nationally recognized researchers and local clinicians with expertise and interest in the challenges facing these kids and their families. A family panel will provide depth and perspective to the day’s discussion.

  • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA
  • Time: 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • For questions, contact Marianne Gonterman.