Pre-registration is required for all events. Please see the individual continuing medical education (CME) event listings for more details.

For more information or program updates, please contact Seattle Children’s Continuing Medical Education Office at 206-987-5379.

September 17, 2016

Personalized, Precision Medicine for Epilepsy Treatment: A Pacific Northwest View

Please join us for this symposium designed to describe the bench-to-bedside development of personalized and precision treatment of epilepsy by collaborations and interactions with both basic and clinical neurosciences. Included will be clinical presentations of examples of the application of new technologies and knowledge to personalize and improve treatment of patients with epilepsy.

  • Location: Soungarden Room, Jack MacDonald Building, Seattle Children’s Research Institute, 1900 Ninth Ave., Seattle
  • View the brochure (PDF).
  • Register online.

October 1, 2016

Break a Leg! Rheumatology and Orthopedics for Primary Care Providers

Please join us for this highly practical course designed to enable primary care providers to develop skills in differential diagnoses for common orthopedic and rheumatologic issues in children who present in their office setting. Case-based scenarios will identify various presentations and strategies for initial workup and management, along with interactive discussion with the specialists to promote best practices and patient outcomes.

October 15, 2016

Recognizing, Preventing and Reporting: A Guide to Child Abuse for Primary Care Providers

Please join us for this practical course designed to provide tools for identifying and evaluating behaviors and injuries related to child abuse; how to access support from local and regional resources; and how to make referrals to Child Protective Services.

December 3, 2016

Tackling Hunger in Pediatric Practice: Implementing AAP’s Policy Promoting Food Security for All

Please join us for this program designed to provide professionals who care for children and families in the Northwest with education and practical information about childhood hunger in accordance with the AAP’s 2015 recommendations to promote food security for all children. National and state experts will review the variety of medical, behavioral and mental health impacts of hunger, and offer valuable tools for screening and referring patients with resources to access services and programs around Washington state. Related issues including nutrition, food quality, access and equity will be discussed as well. Timely legislative and advocacy issues will also be introduced with opportunities for participants to promote policies that support the health and nutrition of families in their care.

February 4, 2017

Practical Pediatrics: Improving Pediatric Practice

Please join us for our annual course designed to improve clinical practice by providing diagnostic and management updates to address gaps in practice encountered in primary care of children. The curriculum includes lectures and workshops with an opportunity discuss issues with clinical experts.

  • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
  • Register online.

September 14–15, 2017

22nd Annual SPLIT Meeting (Studies in Pediatric Liver Transplantation)

Studies in Pediatric Liver Transplantation (SPLIT) is a community of pediatric hepatologists, transplant surgeons, research coordinators, nurse coordinators and other health professionals across the United States and Canada working together to advance knowledge in pediatric liver transplantation. SPLIT was started in 1995 and has evolved from a research registry into a multifaceted organization focused on improving outcomes for children receiving liver transplantation.

Program highlights will include biostatistical expertise in the analysis of long-term registry and databases; technology to improve adherence; computer modeling to improve transplant listing decisions; and surgical simulation and 3D modeling to benefit transplantation. 

  • Location: Bell Harbor International Conference Center, 2211 Alaskan Way, Pier 66, Seattle, WA 98121
  • Learn more.

Save the Dates: Additional 2017 CME Courses

Program details and links to registration are coming soon. Please note that the January 2017 Staheli Pediatric Orthopedic Seminar has been cancelled.

March 4, 2017

Urgent Pediatric Problems: Bridging Office and Emergency Care

April 8, 2017

Practical Otolaryngology Update for Primary Care Providers

May 6, 2017

Aerodigestive Conference for Primary Care Providers

July 21–22, 2017

13th Annual Pediatric Bioethics Conference: On the Cutting Edge: Current Ethical Controversies in Pediatric Surgery