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Continuing Medical Education, Grand Rounds, and More

July 3, 2024

For a comprehensive list of education opportunities available from Seattle Children’s for healthcare professionals, please visit our education site.

Continuing Education, Conferences, and Symposiums

See our full CME Calendar here.

  • July 18 to 20, 2024: 19th Annual Treuman Katz Pediatric Bioethics Conference: Thinking Big, Responding Ethically: Big Data and AI in Pediatrics (July 19-20) and Nursing Ethics: Today’s Realities and Tomorrow’s Challenges (July 18): Learn more and register.
  • Aug. 6, 2024: Cardiovascular Risk Assessments in Teens: The Relative Value of the Preparticipation Sports Physical and Beyond: Learn more and register.
  • Sept. 28, 2024: Updates on Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases for the General Practitioner: Learn more and register.

Provider Grand Rounds

Year-round on Thursdays from 8 to 9 a.m. in Seattle Children’s Wright Auditorium and streamed via WebEx. Learn more and watch the live webcast or recordings.

Please note that parking and entrance procedures have changed. See current campus maps with parking and screening information. Please review them before coming to the hospital. You will need to RSVP 24 hours in advance to, so that your name can be shared with the hospital entrance staff. You will also need to bring photo ID.

We will continue to livestream our Grand Rounds presentations and record them for posting online.

  • July 11: Brain Health Across the Lifespan: A Journey From Basic Neonatal Neuroscience to Dementia Prevention
    Tommy Wood, BM BCh, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Pediatrics; Faculty, Graduate Program in Neuroscience; Director, Neonatal Neuroscience Lab; Director of Preclinical Research, Division of Neonatology; Director, Institute on Human Development and Disability, UW
  • July 25: Hyperactive Ras Signaling in Developmental Disorders and Childhood Cancer
    Abelson Hematology-Oncology Lecture  
    Kevin Shannon, MD
    Distinguished Professor, Pediatric Molecular Oncology, Professor, Pediatrics, University of California at San Francisco
  • August 1: No Level Is Safe: A Review of Lead Poisoning and Prevention in Washington State
    Virtual Speaker: MaryKate Cardon, DNP, CPNP-PC
    Co-Director of the NW Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit, UW
  • August 8: Chronic Wet Cough in Pediatrics: To Treat or Not to Treat?
    Deborah Liptzin, MD, MS
    Professor, Pediatrics, UW School of Medicine; Pulmonology, Seattle Children’s
  • August 15: Simply Said: Navigating the Complex Relationship Between Speech Structure, Function and Perception
    Sara Kinter, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Division of Craniofacial Medicine, UW Program Lead & Speech-Language Pathologist, Craniofacial Center, Seattle Children’s
  • August 22: The Power of Collaboration: Treating Chronic Pelvic Pain in Adolescents   
    Angela Hernandez, MD
    Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Adjunct Associate Professor, Pediatrics, UW; Attending Physician, Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology, Reconstructive Pelvic Medicine, Seattle Children’s

    Caitlin Murray, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Dept of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, UW; Pediatric Psychologist, Seattle Children’s

    See Wan Tham, MD
    Assistant Professor, Dept of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, UW; Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Seattle Children’s

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

First Friday of every month from 8 to 9:20 a.m. Learn more.

  • August 2, 2024: Capstone Projects: Clinical and Research Projects Presented by the Psychology Postdoctoral Fellows
    Postdoctoral Fellows:
    Tammara Bode, PsyD (CAC)
    China Bolden, PhD (outpatient psychiatry)
    Caitlin Courshon, PhD (outpatient psychiatry)
    Catherine Dick, PhD (CAC)
    Nicole Groves, PhD (outpatient psychiatry)
    Elizabeth Galka, PsyD (outpatient psychiatry)
    Andrew Gepty, PhD (outpatient psychiatry)
    Thanh Nguyenm, PhD (CAC)
    Gabi Sepulveda, PhD (CAC)