Healthcare Professionals Events

February 2017

  • Thu 23
    Growing Up Digital: Parenting Connected Toddlers Through Teens

    Donald Shifrin, MD, Clinical Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Allegro Pediatrics, Bellevue

    Date: Thursday Feb. 23, 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 23
    Cultural Considerations in Managing Asthma

    Join us for this 2 hour course intended for healthcare providers who care for children with asthma in the ambulatory care and school setting. Experts will present the latest in asthma diagnosis and management, as well as parent perspectives in managing asthma in the community. Take home educational material will be available for participants.

    Date: Thursday Feb. 23, 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s South Clinic, Conference Room, 34920 Enchanted Pkwy S., Federal Way, WA 98003
    Contact: For questions, please call or email Outreach Education @ (206) 987-3200 or OutreachEducation@seattlechildrens.org

March 2017

  • Wed 1
    Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR): A Surgical Option for the Treatment of Spasticity

    Caregivers and families are cordially invited to attend an evening presentation and discussion about Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR) on Wednesday, March 1st, at The DoubleTree Hotel Spokane City Center. The event will be hosted by two members of the Tone Management team at Seattle Children’s, Dr. Samuel R. Browd, attending neurosurgeon, and Connie Leibow, MPT, PCS, lead physical therapist. The presenters will explain the patient evaluation process, surgical approach, and the postoperative rehabilitation care plan following an SDR. The event will also include a panel of patients and families who will share their personal experiences and take questions from the audience.

    Date: Wednesday March 1, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
    Location: DoubleTree Hotel, Spokane City Center, 322 N Spokane Falls Court, Spokane, WA 99201
    Contact: Please RSVP by Monday, February 27th by calling (206) 987-5917 or via email: erin.hooper@seattlechildrens.org
  • Thu 2
    Radiation Disaster Event Management

    Pediatric Emergency Medicine Lecture; Loren Yamamoto, MD, MPH, MBA, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Hawaii; Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician

    Date: Thursday March 2, 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 2
    Caring for Transgender Youth

    Julia Crouch, MPH Research Associate, Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, Seattle Children’s Research Institute David Breland, MD, MPH Clinical Director, Gender Clinic, Seattle Children’s Hospital Center for Clinical and Translational Research, Seattle Children’s Research Institute

    Date: Thursday March 2, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA
    Contact: For more information on Nursing Grand Rounds, please visit seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/nursing-grand-rounds/.
  • Thu 2
    HeartCode PALS Course Part 1 Online and Part 2 In-Class

    The AHA 2012 edition online HeartCode PALS Part 1 is perfect for the experienced pediatric healthcare provider with savvy computer simulation skills who has class-time limitations. It is a good option for PALS renewal and experienced providers practicing PALS in their daily work. Learn more at OnlineAHA.org for operating system requirements for computer simulation analysis to successfully pass HeartCode PALS Part 1 online and produce the Certificate of Completion required to attend the Part 2 in-class Skills Test.

    HeartCode PALS provides Part 1 online self-paced learning, interactive case simulation and written exam. Part 2 in-class skills session tests team leader and team member skills using case scenarios. Part 1 online key code is included in fee. If you already purchased a key code directly from OnlineAHA.org, print your certificate and register for Part 2 in-class for a discounted fee. Attend the in-class HeartCode PALS Part 2 Skills Test session facilitated by our PALS Training Center faculty.

    Date: Thursday March 2, 12:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s, NE 70th St. and Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
  • Fri 3
    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 March 3, 7:00 a.m. to 2:35 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
  • Fri 3
    Pediatric Research in Complementary and Integrative Health

    Wendy Weber, ND, PhD, MPH; Chief, Clinical Research in Complementary and Integrative Health Branch, Division of Extramural Research, National Center for Complementary Integrative Health, National Institutes of Health

    Date: Friday March 3, 8:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, River Entrance, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
  • Sat 4
    Urgent Pediatric Problems: Bridging Office and Emergency Care

    Please join us for our annual course designed to provide up-to-date information along with practical evaluation and management strategies for children who present to the primary care setting with urgent problems. The curriculum includes lectures and hands-on interactive workshops with an opportunity to discuss issues with emergency medicine experts. This year’s guest speaker is the renowned Loren Yamamoto, MD, MPH, MBA, who created the well-known website Radiology Cases in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, used by pediatricians, family practice physicians and trainees, and for which he won the AAP Professional Medical Education Award.

    Date: Saturday March 4, 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information and to register, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/cme/calendar/.
  • Sat 4
    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 March 4, 8:00 a.m. to 3:55 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.