Live Courses

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Best Practices in Pediatric Emergency Nursing
Banner Art Thursday, October 19, 2017 7:00 AM - Friday, October 20, 2017 5:00 PM Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This one-day program will provide the emergency nurse with the most up-to-date information on a variety of pediatric emergencies. Refresh your knowledge through didactic and hands-on sessions, integrating evidence-based practice into safe clinical care.
Current Sports Medicine Topics for Care of the Pediatric and Adolescent Athlete
Banner Art Friday, October 20, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Leonard and Madlyn Abramson Pediatric, Philadelphia, PA


This course will outline the use of evidence-based decision making for surgical and physical therapy management of pediatric and adolescent sports injuries in the developing athlete.
Advanced Congenital Cardiac Morphology
Banner Art Sunday, October 22, 2017 7:00 AM - Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:00 PM Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This five-day course is a comprehensive examination of the morphology of congenital heart disease.
34th Annual Innovations in Pediatric Emergency Medicine: Consensus, Controversy and the Cutting Edge
Banner Art Wednesday, November 1, 2017 7:30 AM - Friday, November 3, 2017 5:00 PM Ruth and Tristram Colket, Jr. Translational Research Building, Philadelphia, PA


The increasing number of acutely ill and injured pediatric patients presenting to Emergency Departments and offices requires that emergency medicine teams be prepared to assess, diagnose and expertly treat a wide variety of pediatric emergencies.
The Use of Human Milk and Breastfeeding Education for the NICU Nurse
Banner Art Thursday, November 9, 2017 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This one-day course will provide neonatal nurses with evidence-based nursing knowledge, and application skills regarding research on human milk and breastfeeding for vulnerable infants.
Practical Review for the Clinician: Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Banner Art Friday, November 10, 2017 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Philadelphia , PA


The primary care provider for children frequently faces challenges in the diagnosis and management of allergic, immunologic and infectious disorders.
Seventh Annual Pediatric Endocrinology Clinical Pearls and Review for the Primary Care Practitioner
Banner Art Saturday, November 11, 2017 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Childen's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This course is directed toward primary care practitioners, including pediatricians, family practitioners, residents, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and allied healthcare providers.
15th Annual Topics Explored: Surgical and Trauma Nursing Conference
Banner Art Thursday, November 16, 2017 7:00 AM - Friday, November 17, 2017 5:00 PM Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


The format for this two-day program will be general lecture with an afternoon concurrent session. The content options will be applicable to all levels of nursing expertise. Faculty will share the lessons they have learned from managing children who experience unexpected illness and traumatic injury.
Neonatology, Pediatric Critical Care and Pediatric Anesthesiology Ultrasound Course
Banner Art Saturday, November 18, 2017 8:00 AM - Sunday, November 19, 2017 5:00 PM Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This course is focused on neonatal point-of-care ultrasound. It is designed for neonatology and critical care providers with limited or basic knowledge of bedside ultrasonography.
Nursing Professional Development Certification Preparation Course
Banner Art Thursday, November 30, 2017 7:30 AM - Friday, December 1, 2017 7:30 AM Children's Hopsital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This program is intended to enable the learner to successfully complete the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) generalist examination in nursing professional development (NPD). This course also enables novice NPD practitioners to develop foundational knowledge for the specialty practice.
Cutting Edge Topics in Pediatric Anesthesia
Banner Art Saturday, December 2, 2017 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM The Roberts Center for Pediatric Research, Philadelphia, PA


This one-day conference has been designed to allow anesthesiologists, certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) and other members of the pediatric perioperative care team to learn about new, controversial and unique practices that are being used by pediatric anesthesia specialists.
Innovations in Pediatric Emergency Medicine: Consensus, Controversy and the Cutting Edge
Banner Art Thursday, February 15, 2018 7:00 AM - Sunday, February 18, 2018 12:00 PM Disney's Yacht and Beach Club Resort, Lake Buena Vista, FL


This course includes hands-on, high-fidelity medical simulations in addition to concise lectures and small group instruction in Pediatric Emergency Medicine for the emergency physician, pediatrician, family physician, nurse practitioner and physician’s assistant.
Cardiology 2018: 21st Annual Update on Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Disease
Banner Art Wednesday, February 21, 2018 8:00 AM - Sunday, February 25, 2018 12:00 PM Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort at Gainey Ranch, Scottsdale, AZ


A comprehensive post-graduate course for pediatric cardiologists, intensivists, surgeons, nurses, neonatologists, anesthesiologists, ACHD specialists, sonographers, perfusionists, and all those involved in the care of patients with pediatric and congenital cardiovascular disease.


Feeding and Autism: Diverse Perspectives
Banner Art Friday, February 23, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


Feeding and swallowing problems are common and complex in children with autism spectrum disorders. Without appropriate treatment, these disorders can have lasting effects on a child’s physical and emotional development.
2018 John M. Templeton Jr Pediatric Trauma Symposium
Banner Art Friday, March 2, 2018 7:30 AM - Saturday, March 3, 2018 4:00 PM The Union League of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


Trauma is the leading cause of childhood death and disability. However, pediatric trauma care continues to provide significant and unique challenges. This two-day symposium will provide the healthcare practitioner with up-to-date clinical information for the management of injured children.
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Chronic Lung Disease Conference
Banner Art Wednesday, March 7, 2018 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Union League of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This multidisciplinary course is intended for physicians, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, nurses, respiratory therapists and other members of the healthcare team who provide care for patients with CLD/BPD and their families. This course will explore the pathophysiology, current research and key aspects of the management of severe CLD/BPD including diagnostic and treatment options. This course will also discuss the long-term needs of infants with severe CLD/BPD, highlighting the chronic nature of this illness extending beyond infancy.


Pediatric Audiology: Vestibular Assessment
Banner Art Friday, March 16, 2018 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


Featured Speaker/Judy Gravel Lecture:
Violette H. Lavender, Au.D.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center



Care of the Surgical Neonate: One Stitch at a Time
Banner Art Thursday, March 22, 2018 7:00 AM - Friday, March 23, 2018 3:00 PM Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Sixth Annual Minds Matter: Concussion Care for Kids
Banner Art Thursday, April 12, 2018 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Union League of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This one-day conference is intended for multidisciplinary clinicians and school personnel who are involved in the acute and chronic management, return to school and return to physical activity of students with concussion.
International Nursing Conference on Child and Adolescent Cancer Survivorship
Banner Art Thursday, April 12, 2018 7:30 AM - Friday, April 13, 2018 5:00 PM Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Specialties: Nursing - Advanced Practice, Nursing, Pediatric Oncology

This international conference is designed for nurses and other healthcare professionals working with survivors of childhood and adolescent cancer.
Neonatology Clinical Research Symposium
Banner Art Wednesday, May 9, 2018 8:00 AM - Thursday, May 10, 2018 4:00 PM The Union League, Philadelphia, PA


This course is designed to highlight evidence-based medicine and innovative, randomized clinical trials in Neonatology.
Personalized IBD and VEO-IBD: Genomics, Microbiome, Biologics and Beyond
Banner Art Friday, May 18, 2018 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


This one-day course is designed to present the latest developments in research and clinical care for very early-onset inflammatory bowel disease (VEO-IBD) and pediatric IBD.
Trisomy 21 Symposium
Banner Art Saturday, May 19, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, PA

11th Biennial International 22q11.2 Conference
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 8:00 AM - Friday, July 13, 2018 6:00 PM Four Seasons Resort, Whitster, British Columbia, PA

11th Biennial International 22q11.2 Conference
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 8:00 AM - Friday, July 13, 2018 6:00 PM Four Seasons Resort, Whitster, British Columbia, Canada

The International 22q11.2 Biennal Family Conference
Banner Art Saturday, July 14, 2018 8:00 AM - Sunday, July 15, 2018 6:00 PM The Westin Resport and Spa Whistler, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada