Healthcare Professionals Events

January 2015

  • Sat 31
    Neuroplasticity and Neurorecovery: Understanding Through Case Review

    This course will provide brief overview of the neuroanatomy of the central nervous system for medical professionals. Discussion surrounding neuroplasticity and neurorecovery in rehabilitation will be incorporated with clinical case review. The intended audience is allied health professionals with an emphasis on speech, occupational and physical therapists who have previous exposure to pertinent coursework in neuroanatomy. The structure of the course provides an opportunity for clinicians to review current understanding in neurorecovery with updates in neuroplasticity and interventions in both children and adults as well as application of that knowledge towards clinical treatment.

    Date: Saturday Jan 31
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, Seattle, WA
    Contact: For more information, visit www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/outreach/

February 2015

  • Mon 2
    Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Course

    Learn concepts and skills of neonatal resuscitation through guided practice and simulation with expert instructors. All participants register for a Provider course, including those wishing to renew their NRP provider status. All learners take the online NRP examination prior to the course, enabling us to use course time for skills review and team resuscitation scenarios using a state-of-the-art neonatal simulator.

    Date: Monday Feb 2
    Location: Institute for Simulation and Interprofessional Studies, 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.
  • Thu 5
    Improving Pediatric Dental Disease: Options and Advances

    Rebecca Slayton, DDS, PhD; Professor, Pediatric dentistry, Director of The Center for Pediatric Dentistry and Chair of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry; UW; Dental Department Director, Seattle Children’s

    Date: 8 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 6
    Integrated Medical and Mental Health Care for Common Pediatric Psychiatric Disorders: Benefits and Barriers

    John Campo, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

    Date: Friday Feb 6, 8:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, River Entrance, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
    Contact: For more information on Psychiatry Grand Rounds, please visit www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/psychiatry-grand-rounds/
  • Sat 7
    Practical Pediatrics: Improving Pediatric Practice

    Please join us for this one-day course designed to improve your clinical practice by providing diagnostic and management updates to address gaps in practice encountered in primary care of children. The curriculum includes lectures and interactive workshops with an opportunity to discuss specific cases and issues with clinical experts.

    Date: Saturday Feb 7
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's
    Contact: Visit www.seattlechildrens.org/CME for more information.
  • Thu 12
    Revolution in Rheumatology: New Insights, Therapies, Definitions and Outcomes

    Carol Wallace, MD; Professor, Pediatrics UW; Director, Division of Rheumatology, Seattle Children’s

    Date: 8 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 19
    Affecting the Intestinal Microbiome: Using Knowledge on Managing Enteric Bacteria

    David Suskind, MD; Associate Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Director, Quality Improvement, Co-Chair, Nutrition Subcommittee, Seattle Children’s

    Date: 8 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 26
    Caring for Gender Non-Conforming Children and Teens in the New Millennium – A Multidisciplinary Team Approach

    Johanna Olson, MD; Adolescent Medicine, Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles

    Date: 8 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/

March 2015

  • Mon 2
    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 Mar 2
    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.
  • Tue 3
    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: Tuesday Mar 3
    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.