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.
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
Ron Lemire Embryology Lecture; Roosecelis Martines, MD, PhD, Medical Officer/Staff Pathologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Pathologist, CHAMPS Core Pathology Laboratory
Raj Munshi, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Medical Director, Dialysis, Seattle Children’s
Nina de Lacy, MD, MBA, Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington; Co-Director, Developmental Neuropsychiatry Program, Neurodevelopmental Medicine; Wilson’s Disease Center of Excellence Psychiatrst
Lana Staheli Life Choices Lecture; Cora Collette Breuner, MD, MPH, Professor, UW; Adolescent Medicine, Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, Seattle Children’s; Alex Kula, MD, Resident, Seattle Children’s; Mary O’Connor, MD, Urgent Care, Seattle Children’s; Marv “Milkman” Williams, Volunteer, Seattle Children’s
Kathleen Kieran, MD, MS, Urology, Seattle Children’s Hospital
Glenn Cohen, JD, Professor of Law, Harvard; Faculty Director, Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology and Bioethics
Stephen E. Welty, MD, CHI Franciscan Health, Tacoma, and Neonatology, Seattle Children’s Hospital
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