Live Courses

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Pediatric Sedation Outside of the Operating Room
Friday, September 15, 2017 7:00 AM - Sunday, September 17, 2017 3:00 PM San Fransisco, CA

Specialties: Anesthesia

This course is designed to fill the practice gaps created by a combination of evolving practice guidelines, differing practice standards among specialty societies, and advances in sedation medicine and technology by updating and reviewing techniques for safe and effective delivery of sedation.
The 2017 Micheli Lecture | Multidisciplinary Sports Medicine: The Synergy of Clinical Care, Rehabilitation and Performance
Sunday, September 24, 2017 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Folkman Auditorium at Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA


This course will present optimal treatments for injured athletes from the perspective of the clinician, rehabilitation professional & performance specialist. Experts from multiple sports medicine disciplines will discuss a three-dimensional approach to caring for common sport-related injuries.
Pediatric Simulation at the Point of Care: Multi-Day Instructor Workshop for Simulation Center (9/26-9/28/17)
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 8:00 AM - Thursday, September 28, 2017 4:00 PM 3 Blackfan Circle, Center for Life Science, Boston, MA


This comprehensive and interactive three-day course provides interdisciplinary instructional training in pediatric simulation and debriefing for novice through expert faculty and covers major aspects of hospital-based and in-situ/point-of-care high-fidelity pediatric simulation.
Milford Pediatric Health Care Summit 2017
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM Milford Regional Medical Center, Milford, MA


Boston Children's Hospital and Milford Regional Medical Center present the Milford Pediatric Health Care Summit 2017.
Pediatric Emergency Medicine: State of the Art
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 7:00 AM - Wednesday, October 11, 2017 5:00 PM
Mass Medical Society at Waltham Woods, Waltham, MA


This course in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, presented by the Boston Children’s Hospital Emergency Medicine faculty, aims to engage clinicians practicing pediatric emergency medicine including emergency physicians, acute care pediatricians, and residents and fellows in emergency medicine.
Pediatric Cardiology Symposium: Updates for Primary Care Providers
Thursday, October 12, 2017 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA


The Symposium is designed to provide general practitioners with the latest in pediatric cardiology as relevant to their daily practice. Attendees will leave this course with the practical knowledge and tools they need to seamlessly incorporate their findings into their practice.
Program to Enhance Relational and Communication Skills in Radiology (PERCS-Radiology)
Thursday, October 12, 2017 8:45 AM - 3:30 PM
Landmark Center, 401 Park Drive, Boston , MA


This course offers radiologists the opportunity to enhance their comfort and skills when having difficult conversations with patients about new, unexpected or difficult diagnoses, radiological errors, and radiation safety.
The Critically Ill Child: Assessment, Stabilization, and Transport
Saturday, October 14, 2017 7:30 AM - 4:15 PM Folkman Auditorium at Boston Children's Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA


The third annual Critical Care Transport Conference will focus on the assessment, stabilization and transport of critically ill infants and pediatric patients. Gain the practical knowledge and skills needed to assess, recognize and manage the critically ill infant or child outside of a tertiary car
Global Pediatric Clinical Skills Week
Monday, October 23, 2017 9:00 AM - Friday, October 27, 2017 6:00 PM Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA


This course aims to improve the knowledge and skills of healthcare professionals engaged or planning engagement in pediatric clinical work in low or middle income countries. High-yield clinical topics and skills will be taught using an interactive curriculum of didactics, technical skill sessions, w
Advances in Pediatric Health Care 2017
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Mass Medical Society at Waltham Woods, Waltham, MA


With the overload of medical information in current pediatric literature, it can be difficult to stay up to date on clinical research, changes in the approach to patient care for specific diseases and medical conditions and quality improvement initiatives.
Pediatric Simulation at the Point of Care: Multi-Day Instructor Workshop for Simulation Center (1/8/2018-1/10/2018)
Monday, January 8, 2018 8:00 AM - Wednesday, January 10, 2018 4:00 PM Boston, MA


This comprehensive and interactive three-day course provides interdisciplinary instructional training in pediatric simulation and debriefing for novice through expert faculty and covers major aspects of hospital-based and in-situ/point-of-care high-fidelity pediatric simulation.

It builds from the ground up beginning with practical aspects of adult learning theory applied to simulation-based education in order to provide a framework for simulation as a robust teaching tool. All material presented on adult learning theory is derived from leaders in the field including David Kolb, Malcolm Knowles and Donald Schon. It provides participants with an introduction to Crisis Resource Management and teamwork among interdisciplinary teams modeled after the aviation industry’s Crew Resource Management.

The Lennox-Lombroso Pediatric Epilepsy Conference
Friday, February 2, 2018 8:00 AM - Saturday, February 3, 2018 5:00 PM Hilton Boston Back Bay, Boston, MA


Boston Children’s Hospital has been at the forefront of pediatric epilepsy research and care since the founding of the first comprehensive pediatric epilepsy. The inaugural Lennox-Lombroso Pediatric Epilepsy Symposium will present the latest advances and innovations in epilepsy research and care.