• This one-day course is a multidisciplinary examination of youth upper extremity injuries looking at medical evaluation, surgical intervention and rehabilitation. Topics include a review of anatomy and biomechanics related to throwing, return to sports assessment after injury and surgery and rehabilitation guidelines with progression related to age. Sport-specific interactive breakouts will include special tests; sports-specific rehabilitation for gymnastics, swimming and throwing; and the role of the athletic trainer in evaluation and treatment of the upper extremity.

    • Time: 7:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
    • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    • See the brochure (PDF).
    • Register online.
  • Join colleagues for the 2019 Duncan Seminar. At this one-day conference, participants will gain an understanding of important aspects of neurodevelopmental disorders and support for children with hypotonia, gross motor delay and newly diagnosed spinal muscular atrophy. 

    • Time: 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
    • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    • See the brochure (PDF).
    • Register online; limited webinar seats are available.

    For questions, please email Outreach Education or call 206-987-3200.

  • Join nationally recognized neonatal experts and colleagues for this two-day conference, promoting evidence-based compassionate care, professional growth and confidence in caring for our littlest patients. This course is intended for nursing professionals with a passion for neonatal care. 

    • Time: April 25: 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.; April 26: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    • See the brochure (PDF).
    • Register online.

    For questions, please email Outreach Education or call 206-987-3200.

  • Join colleagues and nurses for the 6th Annual Seattle Children’s Nursing Research Symposium. This year’s symposium centers on the theme of advancing health equity through nursing research. At this one-day symposium, participants will be provided with insights into nurse-led research focused around health equity through information and examples related to research methods, data collection, statistical analysis and available resources.

    Topics include:

    • Discoveries and Innovations by Internationally Recognized Nurse Scientists
    • Culture and Fever Management: Results of an EBP Project
    • From EBP to Research – Generating Evidence
    • Health Equity Focused Nursing Research Outcomes
    • Statistical Analysis Using REDCap
    • Clinical Nurses’ Perceptions of Resilience: Findings and Use of Mixed Methods
    • Role of the Research Nurse
    • Challenges of Promoting Parental Engagement in Neonatal Care in China and Proposed Approaches

    Event information:

    • Time: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    • See the symposium flyer (PDF).
    • Community professionals can register online for $25.

    For questions, please email Outreach Education, or call 206-987-3200.

  • This course will provide nurses information about:

    • The complex nature of suicide
    • How to assess and determine risks and the appropriate treatment and management for at-risk patients, both in the healthcare setting and the community

    This six-hour class meets the requirements and is on the 2017 Model List for the State of Washington mandatory suicide prevention training for nurses, and will include the special needs of the pediatric population.

    • Time: 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    • Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    • See the 2019 flyer (PDF).
    • Registration:
      • Seattle Children’s employees, please register through Learning Center.
      • Non–Seattle Children’s employees, please register below for one of the following dates:

    For questions, please email the Department of Nursing Practice, Professional Development and Innovation or Outreach Education, or call 206-987-3200.

  • This five-hour course will educate healthcare professionals to prepare, practice and prevent airway emergencies in a child with a tracheostomy. Participants will be actively engaged in an immersive educational experience in a safe environment for learners to ask questions, refine their skills and practice emergency care through return demonstration and simulation scenario-based learning. 

    For questions, please email Outreach Education or call 206-987-3200.

  • This one-day course, sponsored by the Development of Nurses Shared Governance Council, is offered to all disciplines that care for children at the end of life. The course will describe the philosophies, principles and practices of palliative care that can be integrated across different settings to influence quality pediatric end-of-life. Information will also be provided regarding the role of healthcare providers and families in providing palliative care for children.

    • Time: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    •  Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    • More information coming soon.