Healthcare Professionals Events

May 2016

  • Thu 26
    Craniosynostosis: The Current State of Care and Standardized Assessment of Perioperative Outcomes

    Carrie Heike, MD, MS; Associate Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Craniofacial, Seattle Children’s; Craig Birgfeld, MD; Assistant Professor, Surgery, UW; Plastic Surgery, Craniofacial, Vascular Anomalies, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday May 26, 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/.

June 2016

  • Thu 2
    Down Syndrome: Developmental, Medical and Neuroanatomic Determinants of Behavior

    Lisa D. Herzig, MD; Developmental Pediatrics, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday June 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
    GERD Across the Pediatric Spectrum

    Linda Wallen, MD; Associate Head, Clinical Operations, Department of Neonatology, Seattle Children’s Hospital and University of Washington, Seattle; Nancy Nelson, ARNP; Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Department of Gastroenterology, Seattle Children’s Hospital

    Date: Thursday June 2, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's, Seattle, WA
    Contact: For more information on Nursing Grand Rounds, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/nursing-grand-rounds/.
  • Fri 3
    Looking Back Into the Future of Child Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

    Bryan H. King, MD, MBA, Professor and Vice Chair of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Director, Seattle Children’s Autism Center, Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Washington and Seattle Children’s Hospital

    Date: Friday June 3, 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/.
  • Mon 6
    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 June 6
    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 9
    Dystonia in Childhood: Recent Advances and Ongoing Challenges

    Sarkowsky Neurology Lecture; Jonathan Mink, MD, PhD; Frederick A. Horner, MD, Endowed Professor in Pediatric Neurology; Professor, Child Neurology, University of Rochester

    Date: Thursday June 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 seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/.
  • Mon 13
    PLUGS Summit 2016: Can Hospitals, Labs, IT Experts and the Insurance Industry Work Together to Improve Lab Test Utilization?

    Please join us for this two-day program which brings together Utilization Management (UM) leaders for a lively discussion on the practical application of laboratory UM tools in diverse healthcare settings. We will cover different approaches to tackle test utilization challenges, such as insurance preauthorization, provider culture and other dynamic UM issues.

    Date: Monday June 13, 9:00 a.m. to Tuesday June 14, 8:00 p.m.
    Location: Bell Harbor Conference Center, Seattle
    Contact: For more information, please visit www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/cme/calendar.
  • Mon 13
    Ins and Outs of Feeding Tubes

    Sponsored by Seattle Children’s Pediatric Partners in Care and Outreach Education, this 3-hour course is intended for healthcare providers who care for children with various feeding tubes in the ambulatory care setting. Experts will discuss comprehensive GT and feeding-tube management, patient education and resources for parents.

    Date: Monday June 13, 3:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.
    Location: Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett, WA 98201
    Contact: For more information, please visit www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/outreach.
  • Wed 15
    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: Wednesday June 15, 12:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s, NE 70th St. and Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/PALS.
  • Thu 16
    Susceptibility to HIV-1: Insights at the Convergence of Genetics and Epidemiology

    Jairam Lingappa, MD, PhD; Professor, Global Health and Medicine; Adjunct Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UW; Infectious Disease, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday June 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 seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/grand-rounds/.