Nursing Grand Rounds

  • First Thursday of each month, Wright Auditorium, noon to 1 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
  • Continuing Nursing Education hours pending. Hours issued will vary depending on the length of the presentation.

Watch live via WebEx (for CE credit)

If you can’t join us in person, join from any video-enabled device via WebEx for CE credit. Please see the Nursing Grand Rounds flyer (PDF) for further instructions.

Watch past Grand Rounds online through our Nursing Video Library and earn CE credit

Nursing Grand Rounds Schedule, 2018–2019

September 6

Sepsis in the Pediatric Patient – Risk, Recognition and Intervention
See the presentation (PDF).

Sara Fenstermacher, MSN, RN, CPN
Unit-Based Clinical Nurse Specialist, Emergency Room Administration, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Lori Ellen Rutman, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Washington and Seattle Children’s Hospital

October 4

Developmental Feeding Considerations for Acute and Critical Neonatal Care
See the presentation (PDF).

Keren Eliav, MS, OTR/L
Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapy, Seattle Children’s Hospital

November 1

Gastrostomy Tubes: Everything You Need to Know for Outstanding Nursing Care
See the presentation (PDF).

Jenny Kreiss, ARNP, PNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery and Reconstructive Pelvic Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital

December 6

Sedation Practices
See the presentation (PDF).

Elaine Beardsley, MN, ACCNS-P, CPEN
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Emergency Department; Associate Nursing Director of Simulation, Seattle Children’s Hospital

January 3

Newborn Surgical Management of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
See the presentation (PDF).

Naomi Katz, MSN
Nurse Practitioner – PALS, Heart Center Practice Plan, Seattle Children’s Hospital

February 7

Sustainability in Healthcare
See the presentation (PDF).

Colleen Groll, MSN, LEED AP BD+C
Manager, Sustainability Programs, Seattle Children’s Hospital

March 7

Skin Injuries Prevention
See the presentation (PDF).

Ellie McMahon, MSN, RN, CPN
Medical Unit, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Hector Valdivia, MN, RN, CCRN
Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Seattle Children’s Hospital

April 4*

CONNECTing Through Interpreters
See the presentation (PDF).

Jorge H. Chacon-Gomez
Lead Interpreter, Surgery Center, Seattle Children's

J. Craig Jackson, MD, MHA
Neonatologist, Workshop Leader, CONNECT Program, Seattle Children's; Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington

* This Nursing Grand Rounds session will be 1½ hours long.

May 2

Prenatal Diagnosis and Genetic Counseling
See the presentation (PDF).

Bailey Brinks, RN-NIC
Nurse Coordinator, Prenatal Diagnosis and Treatment Program, Fetal Center, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Kiana Siefkas, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor, Prenatal Diagnosis and Treatment Program, Fetal Center, Seattle Children’s Hospital

June 6

Care of Children With Tracheostomy Tubes and Ventilators
See the presentation  (PDF).

Kristina M. Callen, RRT
Respiratory Therapist, Pulmonary Diagnostics Lab and Respiratory Therapy Home Care, Seattle Children’s Hospital