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.

February 6, 2016

Practical Pediatrics: Improving Pediatric Practice

Please join us for this program 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.

March 5, 2016

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 to 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.

April 9, 2016

7th Nutrition Symposium: Nutrition in Immune Balance – Using Diet to Treat Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Please join us for this program designed to improve your clinical practice by providing the most current evidence surrounding nutritional therapies for children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The program will highlight the dietary program at Seattle Children’s Hospital and how dietary intervention has been integrated into our standard of care for patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Both the science behind dietary management and practical steps needed to make dietary management of IBD successful will be discussed. The goal of the program is to assist other healthcare practitioners and programs to successful integrate diet into their treatment paradigm of IBD. Pediatric experts from the fields of medicine, nutrition and psychology will focus on clinically practical skills, techniques and strategies for implementing best practices to improve clinical outcomes and nutritional health for patients and families.

May 14, 2016

Pediatric Otolaryngology Update for Primary Care Providers

Please join us for this highly practical course, which will provide the most current information on the most up-to-date best practices for common otolaryngology issues seen in primary care. The format for each topic will include a panel of experts presenting cases with an interactive discussion of best practices for diagnosis and management.

June 13 and 14, 2016

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.

July 22 and 23, 2016

12th Annual Bioethics Conference: Ethical Challenges in Autism – Diagnosis, Treatment, Support and Research

  • Details will be posted as they become available.
  • Location: Bell Harbor International Conference Center, Pier 66, Seattle