CMEs and Other Events

  • Integrated Behavioral Health and Brief “FAST” Interventions in Pediatric Care (Anxiety, Behavior, Depression, Parenting Teens, Safety and Trauma). November 3, 2022, 6 to 7:15 p.m. via Webex. Category 2 CME. Nat Jungbluth, PhD, co-director of FAST Programs, PAL; Sophie King, Program Manager, Seattle Children’s Care Network. Learn more. RSVP to [email protected].
  • 8th Annual Vascular Anomalies Retreat. Wednesday, November 9, 2022, from 4 to 7 p.m. via Webex. Topics will include evaluation and treatment of vascular anomalies (targeted therapies and surgery) and cell-free DNA testing for vascular anomalies in the clinical arena. For more information or to RSVP, contact Vanessa Masco at [email protected].
  • Reflections on Trust in Medicine. November 30, 2022, 7 to 8 a.m. Join WCAAP and Dr. Douglas Diekema for a discussion about the importance of trust in medicine, the recent decline in trust in society and pediatric patient encounters, the role of trust in vaccine acceptance and vaccine hesitancy, three current approaches to vaccine hesitancy (and why two of those undermine trust) and identifying the elements of a way forward. Learn more. Register.

Quality Improvement Project 

  • Quality Improvement Project: Congenital Heart Disease. November 2022 to August 2023. This project aims to increase the integration between primary care and specialty pediatricians to improve cardiac and non-cardiac health outcomes for children (0-18 years) with CHD. Applications from primary care practices are due November 7, 2022. Apply using the online form at  Questions? Contact Nataliya Shtym at [email protected].


Provider Grand Rounds

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

  • November 3, 2022: Making Pain Matter: Prioritizing Prevention and Treatment of Pain in Children and Adolescents. Tarcea Pain Medicine Lecture. Tony Palermo, PhD, Professor, Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, UW; Adjunct Appointments in Pediatrics and Psychiatry; Hughes M. and Katherine Blake Endowed Professorship in Health Psychology; Associate Director, Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, Seattle Children’s Research Institute.
  • November 10, 2022: Pigmented Neurodevelopmental Disorders: Giant Congenital Nevi and Neurocutaneous Melanocytosis. Ron Lemire Embryology Lecture. Miguel Reyes-Mugica, MD, Marjory K. Harmer Chair in Pediatric Pathology; Chief of Pathology and Head of Laboratories, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh; Professor, Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
  • November 17, 2022: Surgical Tone Management for the Treatment of Dystonia and Spasticity in the Pediatric Cerebral Palsy Population. Samuel Browd, MD, PhD, Director, Seattle Children’s Hydrocephalus Program, Medical Director of Seattle Children’s Sports Concussion Program, Director, Sports Institute at UW Medicine.
  • November 24, 2022: No Grand Rounds (Thanksgiving)


Nursing Grand Rounds

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

  • November 3, 2022: Integration of Equity & Anti-Racism Into Pediatric Palliative Care. Arika Patneaude, MSW, LICSW, APHSW-C, and Jennifer Kett, MD. See the flyer.


Psychiatry Grand Rounds

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

  • November 4, 2022: How Neuroscience Education Has Been Enhanced by the National Neuroscience Curriculum Initiative (NNCI), Including How NNCI Has Informed the National Anti-Racism in Medicine Curriculum Coalition (NAMCC). Ashley Walker, MD, Psychiatry Residency Training Director, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oklahoma, Tulsa.