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 206-987-5701.

May 31 – June 4, 2015

10th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain (ISPP 2015)

Please join us for the 10th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain, where interdisciplinary experts will present compelling and emerging work in the areas of scientific discovery, knowledge translation and advocacy. It is also an opportunity to honor the influential science and voices of yesterday, network our current global experience and spark ambition to shape the field of tomorrow.

Education Day, Sunday, May 31, is designed specifically to enable primary care providers to learn from, and interact with, international experts on contemporary issues in pediatric pain. The program provides clinically practical content and a broad spectrum of treatment and management strategies for addressing pain in children. See the brochure (PDF).

June 25 and 26, 2015

PLUGS Summit 2015: Ending Patient Harm and Financial Waste Associated with Mis-Ordering of Laboratory Tests

This two-day program 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.

July 24 and 25, 2015

11th Annual Bioethics Conference: The Delicate Triangle – Responsibilities and Challenges in the Provider-Patient-Parent Relationship

Please join us for this one-and-a-half-day program that brings together a distinguished group of leading bioethicists exploring complex questions through presentations and discussions that will be both challenging and illuminating.

September 25 and 26, 2015

4th International Conference on Immunotherapy in Pediatric Oncology (CIPO2015)

Please join us for this two-day program bringing together scientists and healthcare leaders from around the world to discuss the therapeutic potential of immunotherapy in pediatric oncology. Please join us for an opportunity to hear the presentation of new data and emerging concepts, and engage in discussions to share information with mentors and colleagues.

October 10, 2015

Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders in Your Practice: Practical Strategies

Please join us for this program, which is designed for provide primary care practitioners (PCPs) and their staff to discuss practical strategies for the management of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the clinical setting. National and state experts will discuss common medical, behavioral, and mental health issues; practice-based tools; resources; and accessing services.

November 7, 2015

Practical Radiology for Primary Care Providers

Please join us for this practical course, which will provide an understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of the various imaging modalities used in pediatrics and help to guide decisions regarding which imaging studies are most appropriate for particular clinical contexts. Experts will discuss case examples of findings on routine imaging and answer questions relevant to clinical practice.