Healthcare Professionals Events

November 2017

  • Mon 6
    Nursing Professional Development Certification Preparation

    This ​two -day ​course ​is ​intended ​to ​enable ​the ​learner ​to ​successfully ​complete ​the ​American ​Nurses ​Credentialing ​Center ​(ANCC) ​generalist ​examination ​in ​nursing ​professional ​development. ​This ​course ​also ​enables ​novice ​NPD ​practitioners ​to ​develop ​foundational ​knowledge ​for ​the ​specialty ​practice. ​ 

    Course ​provided ​by ​the ​Association ​for ​Nursing ​Professional ​Development ​(ANPD), ​joint ​provided ​by ​Seattle ​Children's ​and ​sponsored ​by ​Western ​Governors ​University. Course ​fee ​includes ​breakfast, ​lunch ​and ​afternoon ​snack ​each ​day. 

    Course Instructor: ​​Greg ​Durkin, ​MEd, ​RN-BC, ​Senior ​Professional ​Development ​Specialist ​and ​Program ​Manager, ​Nursing ​Education, ​Boston ​Children’s ​Hospital. ​He ​is ​on ​the ​editorial ​board ​for ​the ​Journal ​for ​Nurses ​in ​Professional ​Development ​and ​has ​published ​articles ​on ​development ​of ​web-based ​courses ​and ​orientation ​evaluation. ​He ​has ​presented ​at ​the ​Society ​of ​Pediatric ​Nurses ​(SPN), ​ANPD ​and ​countless ​regional ​and ​local ​associations ​and ​organizations. ​Durkin ​was ​the ​recipient ​of ​the ​2011 ​Excellence ​in ​Professional ​Development ​Educator/Facilitator ​Practice ​Award, ​and ​is ​a ​contributing ​author ​to ​the ​Certification ​Preparation ​Study ​Guide ​and ​a ​section ​editor ​for ​the ​Core ​Curriculum ​for ​Nursing ​Professional ​Development, ​5th ​edition.

    Date: Monday Nov. 6, 8:00 a.m. to Tuesday Nov. 7, 5:00 p.m.
    Location: Jack R. MacDonald Building, 1900 Ninth Ave., Seattle, WA 98101
    Contact: Seattle Children's employees, please register through Learning Center. Non-Seattle Children's employees, please register online: https://www.regonline.com/NPD-Cert-Prep11-2017. For questions, please email OutreachEducation@seattlechildrens.org or call 206-987-3200.
  • Thu 9
    Promoting Resilience in Children and Families Facing Serious Pediatric Illness

    Abby Rosenberg, MD, MS, Assistant Professor Division of Hematology-Oncology; Assistant Professor, Division of Bioethics; Department of Pediatrics, UW; Associate Program Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program; Medical Director, Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology, Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday Nov. 9, 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 http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.
  • Thu 16
    Zika Virus and Human Brain Malformations

    Ron Lemire Embryology Lecture; Roosecelis Martines, MD, PhD, Medical Officer/Staff Pathologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Pathologist, CHAMPS Core Pathology Laboratory

    Date: Thursday Nov. 16, 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 http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.
  • Thu 30
    Pediatric Dialysis: A View From Seattle

    Raj Munshi, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Medical Director, Dialysis, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday Nov. 30, 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 http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/provider.

December 2017

January 2018