Healthcare Professionals Events

December 2014

  • Mon 1
    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 Dec 1
    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 4
    Acupuncture in Pediatrics: Who? What? When? Where? And Why?

    Elizabeth Artola, LICSW, EAMP, Anesthesia and Pain Medicine; Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday Dec 4, 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 11
    Environmental Influences on Children’s Health

    Lana Staheli Lecture, Susan Luck, RN, BS, MA, Nurse Educator; founder of the Integrative Nursing Institute and The EarthRose Institute; Holistic Health Consultant

    Date: Thursday Dec 11, 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 18
    Reading The Generic Tea Leaves: Understanding Who Gets Cancer And Why

    Chard Lecture, Joshua D. Schiffman, MD, Associate Professor, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Adjunct Associate Professor, Oncological Sciences; Medical Director, High-Risk Pediatric Cancer Clinic; Investigator, Huntsman Cancer Institute; University of Utah

    Date: Thursday Dec 18, 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/

January 2015

  • Sat 10
    L.T. Staheli Pediatric Orthopedic Symposium: Common Orthopedic Trauma: Exam Demo and Case-Based Diagnosis and Management

    Please join us for this one-day, highly practical course designed to provide the most current information on common orthopedic trauma seen in primary care. The format is unique this year with each topic beginning with an exam demonstration, followed by a panel of experts presenting cases with an interactive discussion of best practices for diagnosis and management.

    Date: Saturday Jan 10
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's
    Contact: Visit www.Seattlechildrens.org/CME for more information.

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.
  • 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.

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.
  • Sat 7
    Urgent Pediatric Problems: Bridging Office and Emergency Care

    Please join us for this one-day course designed to provide up-to-date information along with practical evaluation and management strategies for children who present in 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.

    Date: Saturday Mar 7
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's
    Contact: Visit www.seattlechildrens.org/CME for more information.