• 18th Annual Pediatric Bioethics Conference, July 20 to 22, hosted by the Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics. Can criteria such as citizenship, cognitive disabilities, mental health or the absence of social support be used to decide who qualifies for a transplant? Should children be prioritized over adults for transplant? We’ll tackle these subjects and more at the 18th Annual Pediatric Bioethics Conference at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle. Join us a day early on July 20th for our inaugural nursing bioethics conference “Pediatric Bioethics at the Point of Care: A Critical Examination of Ethical Issues in Pediatric Nursing” hosted by Seattle Children’s Center for Pediatric Nursing Research. Learn more and register at



  • Sports Cardiology and Sudden Cardiac Death Prevention. April 17, 2023, 6 to 7 p.m. (virtual). Category 2 CME. Learn more and register.
  • Pediatric Mental Health Event hosted by the Partnership Access Line. April 22, 2023, in Bellingham, WA. Learn more.
  • Is It Just Growing Pains? A Multidisciplinary Approach to Bone and Joint Pain. April 29, 2023 (virtual). This highly practical course will provide a framework to primary care providers and specialists who encounter patients with bone and joint pain. Learn more. Register.
  • Team-Based Approach to Caring for Children With Complex Airway and Esophageal Conditions. May 2, 2023, 6 to 7 p.m. (virtual). Category 2 CME. Learn more and register.
  • Updates on Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases for the General Practitioner. May 6, 2023, 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. (virtual). Learn more. Register.
  • Epilepsy Surgery in Children. May 18, 2023, 6 to 7 p.m. (virtual). Category 2 CME. Learn more and register.
  • Caring for Gender Diverse Youth, Series I – A Project Echo. Monthly virtual sessions from April through September 2023. Each session includes a didactic presentation and a case discussion. Curriculum: affirming clinical environment, supporting families in schools, mental health, social transition, eating disorders and neurodiversity. Category I CME credits and Quality Improvement MOC (Part 4) credits are available. Registration is free. Learn more and register by March 31, 2023.


Nursing Events

  • Spring 2023 Continuing Nursing Education Spring Series. See the flyer. Register online.
    • April 5, 2 to 3 p.m.: Foundations of Orthopedic Surgeries, Pediatric Rheumatologic Conditions
    • April 26, 2 to 3 p.m.: Bowel Management Treatment Program, Pediatric Seizures
    • May 24, 2 to 3 p.m.: Eating Disorders – Management and Care Coordination, second topic TBD
  • Nursing Research Symposium: May 11, 2023. In-person and virtual options available. Flyer.


Grand Rounds

Provider Grand Rounds

Year-round on Thursdays from 8 to 9 a.m. Learn more.

  • April 6, 2023: Tic Talk: Trauma Informed Care That’s Possible, Practical and Productive (Virtual). Holt Webster Child Abuse Lecture. Heather Forkey, MD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School; Attending Physician, Child Protection Program, UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center, Worcester, MA.
  • April 13, 2023: Are Black Girls Undergoing Puberty at Younger Ages? Examining Implications of Race-Based Teaching About Puberty (Virtual). Lisa Swarts Tobor, MD. Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Brown University; Director of Pediatric Endocrinology, Hasbro Children’s Hospital.
  • April 20, 2023: Is That Malaria on Your Breath? Malaria Clinical and Diagnostic Update for a “Post-COVID” World. Resident/Fellow Research Day. Audrey John, MD, PhD. Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia; Stanley Plotkin Endowed Chair, Pediatric Infectious Diseases.
  • April 27, 2023: Fetal Care: An Early Start on the Journey to Best Outcomes in Children. Tapper Surgery Lecture. Oluyinka Olutoye, MD, PhD. Professor & E. Thomas Boles, Jr., Chair of Pediatric Surgery, OSU College of Medicine Surgeon-in-Chief, Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
  • May 4, 2023: Prevention of Preterm Birth and Neurodevelopmental Delay Using Chewing Gum. Greg Valentine, MD, Med, FAAP. Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Adjunct Assist. Professor, Oral Health Sciences & Mechanical Engineering, UW & Seattle Children’s.


Nursing Grand Rounds

First Thursday of every month from 1 to 2 p.m. Learn more.

  • April 6, 2023: Tracheostomy Safety and Education for Caregivers – Safe Care at Home. Leslie Elder, MSN, RN, CCM. See the flyer (PDF).


Psychiatry Grand Rounds

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

  • April 7, 2023: LGBTQ-Affirmative Mental Health Care: From Theory to Trials to Community Implementation and Global Dissemination. John Pachankis, PhD, Susan Dwight Bliss Professor Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Yale School of Public Health.