Healthcare Professionals Events

August 2015

  • Thu 6
    Insatiable: Understanding Prader-Willi Syndrome, a Unique Phenotype of Obesity

    Parisa Salehi, MD; Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Division of Endocrinology, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday Aug. 6, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/
  • Thu 13
    Comparative Effectiveness Research: Attitudes About Risk and Consent for Research on Common Medical Practices

    Benjamin Wilfond, MD; Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Director, Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics, Seattle Children’s Research Institute

    Date: Thursday Aug. 13, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/
  • Thu 20
    Managing Transition of Childhood Disease to Adulthood: CHD and Beyond

    Roberta Williams, MD; Professor, Pediatrics, USC; Pediatric Cardiology, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

    Date: Thursday Aug. 20, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/
  • Thu 27
    Managing Transitioning Adolescents with Chronic Disease to Adult Care: What Works

    Susan Hunt, MD; Acting Instructor, Pediatrics, UW; Pediatric Hospitalist, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday Aug. 27, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/
  • Mon 31
    NRP Hospital-Based Instructor Course

    The NRP instructor's role has changed from "teacher" to "learning facilitator." This Hospital-Based Instructor course prepares new instructors to conduct 6th edition NRP Provider courses which use a simulation-based curriculum. Instructor-trainees will learn to guide NRP students through acquisition of resuscitation skills; learn to create and conduct scenarios using tactile, visual and auditory cues; and conduct effective debriefings. The course also covers the administrative tasks within the NRP instructor's role. Registrants must meet eligibility requirements, and complete course prerequisites, as stipulated by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

    Date: Monday Aug. 31, 8:00 a.m. to Tuesday Sept. 1, 3:30 p.m.
    Location: Institute for Simulation and Interprofessional Studies (ISIS), University of Washington Medical Center Surgery Pavilion, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, WA 98195-6410
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/NRP.

September 2015

  • Thu 3
    Drop Your Assumptions and Pick Up the Evidence: Strategies to Address Vaccine Hesitancy

    Douglas Opel, MD, MPH; Assistant Professor, Division of Bioethics and Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Bioethics and Humanities, UW; Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday Sept. 3, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/
  • Thu 10
    The Crisis of Connection and Its Consequences for Our Health

    Robert Deischer Lecture; Niobe Way, EdD; Professor, Applied Psychology, NYU; Co-Director, Center for Research and Culture, Development, and Education, NYU

    Date: Thursday Sept. 10, 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/
  • Fri 11
    PALS Renewal Update Course

    The PALS Renewal Update course is for AHA PALS Providers with an issue date not exceeding two years through the end of the month in which the card was issued.

    Date: Friday Sept. 11, 8:00 a.m. to 3:35 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/PALS.
  • Sat 12
    One-Day PALS Provider Course for Physicians and Advanced Practitioners

    The one-day PALS Provider course is designed for the experienced healthcare provider who has a firm knowledge base of assessment and management of respiratory failure and shock and cardiac rhythm disturbances with advanced resuscitation of infants and children. Practice skills in advanced airway management, vascular access, performance of basic life support, cardiac rhythm recognition and electrical and medical therapy. Recommended audience: Physicians and advanced-practice health professionals (ARNP, PA, CRNA).

    Date: Saturday Sept. 12, 8:00 a.m. to 5:10 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/PALS.
  • Sat 12
    Two-Day PALS Provider Course

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

    Date: Saturday Sept. 12, 8:00 a.m. to Sunday Sept. 13, 1:30 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/PALS.