February 2017 Bulletin

Registration Now Open for 2017 PALS Provider Courses

The Seattle Children’s PALS Training Center is an American Heart Association (AHA)–designated PALS Training Center. We follow the AHA Curricula for PALS Provider, PALS Renewal, HeartCode PALS Part 2 and PALS Provider for Physicians and Advanced Practitioners (adapted). Upon successful completion, participants are issued a PALS Provider card effective for two years.

Registration is now open for our 2017 courses, including:

  • HeartCode PALS Course Part 1 Online and Part 2 In-Class
  • PALS Provider Course
  • PALS Provider Course for Physicians and Advanced Practitioners
  • PALS Renewal Course

For more information or to register, visit our PALS page.


Upcoming Grand Rounds for February and March (CME Credit Available)

Upcoming Grand Rounds

  • Feb. 2: What’s New in Retinopathy of Prematurity?
  • Feb. 9: Writing Our Way Toward Wholeness and Awareness: Poetry and Guided Journaling for Patients and Providers
  • Feb. 16: QI Scholars Program
  • Feb. 23: Growing Up Digital: Parenting Connected Toddlers Through Teens
  • March 2: Radiation Disaster Event Management
  • March 9: Face Time: The Continuing Utility of Understanding Facial Dysmorphology
  • March 16: Dravet Syndrome: Where Do We Come From? Where Are We Now? Where Are We Going To?
  • March 23: Allergies, Anaphylaxis, Epinephrine and Auto-Injectors
  • March 30: Update on Vascular Anomalies

For Provider Grand Rounds information, visit our Grand Rounds page.

Watch Past Grand Rounds Online

  • Caring for Survivors of Childhood Cancer: Learning from the Past, Predicting the Future
  • The Science of Mindfulness: A Path to Well-Being for Healthcare Providers
  • The Department of Pediatrics: 20 Years Later

View a list of all online videos in our video library.


New Medical Staff and Allied Health Professionals for February 2017

Medical Staff

  • Lindsey Felix, PhD, Seattle Children's, Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Amy Garrett, MD, Pediatric Associates of Whidbey Island, Pediatrics
  • Judith Hagedorn, MD, MHS, Seattle Children's, Urology
  • Eva Taylor, MD, Allegro Pediatrics - Bellevue, Pediatrics
  • Michael Vitulano, PhD, Seattle Children's, Psychiatry and Behavioral Health

Allied Health Professionals

  • Quinn Crosta, DNP, ARNP, Seattle Children's, Neurodevelopmental
  • Pamela Fjellanger, ARNP, Seattle Children's, Neonatology
  • Denice Gardner, ARNP, Seattle Children's, Neonatology
  • Emily Hatfield, PA-C, Seattle Children's, Neonatology
  • Elizabeth Mack, ARNP, Seattle Children's, Emergency Medicine
  • Jessica McElhose, ARNP, Seattle Children's, Neonatology
  • Molly Sumner, ARNP, Seattle Children's, Heart Center
  • Irene Tham, MD, Allegro Pediatrics - Redmond Ridge, Pediatrics