Healthcare Professionals Events

February 2018

  • Thu 22
    B Cells in Autoimmunity: From Disease Mechanisms to Targeted Therapies

    Shaun Jackson, MB ChB, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Arnold Lee Smith Endowed Professorship for Research Faculty Development, Seattle Children’s; Center for Immunity and Immunotherapies, Seattle Children’s

    Date: Thursday Feb. 22
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information on Grand Rounds, please visit
  • Thu 22
    PEARS Provider Course

    The Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) Provider Course is designed to increase the pediatric healthcare provider’s knowledge and skills necessary to assess early signs of respiratory failure and shock, provide early emergent interventions and alert the appropriate Advanced Life Support (ALS) response team.

    PEARS is for healthcare providers such as medical and surgical nurses, school nurses, homecare nurses, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and any other healthcare provider who infrequently sees critically ill infants and children.

    The one-day PEARS Provider course is for healthcare providers taking the PEARS course for the first time, or for those whose PEARS Provider status has expired.

    Date: Thursday Feb. 22, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information, visit
  • Thu 22
    High-Risk NRP Course

    The Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Course is an education program of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Heart Association (AHA) that teaches an evidence-based approach to newborn care. The course introduces the concepts and basic skills of neonatal resuscitation by utilizing a blended learning approach that includes online testing, online case-based simulations and hands-on case-based simulation/debriefing that focus on critical leadership, communication and teamwork skills.

    The High-Risk NRP Course provides more details and offers the opportunity to practice advanced skills, including intubation, medications and umbilical vein catheterization. In addition, this course also offers simulation of complex situations such as prematurity and congenital anomalies.

    Register for this course.

    Date: Thursday Feb. 22, 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: For more information, visit
    Cost: $175
  • Fri 23
    PALS Renewal Update Course

    For PALS Providers whose current PALS certification will not have expired before the course date.

    Date: Friday Feb. 23, 7:00 a.m. to 2:35 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit

March 2018