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Upcoming conferences and medical education opportunities at Children’s.

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Children’s Mental Health for Primary Care: The Early Years

April 5, 2019, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., St. Paul

Join fellow primary care clinicians to learn from local and national experts in pediatric mental health how to address gaps in practice and incorporate new information to effectively manage mental and behavioral health issues in children. We recognize the increasing number of mental health concerns that are managed in the primary care office and aim to support clinician’s ongoing need for further education, training, and access to available local resources.

2019 Jill Davis Critical Care Nursing Conference: Cultivating Clinical Experience

April 12, 2019, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Minneapolis

This one-day conference, supported by the Jill Davis Intensive Care Nursing Fund, is designed to enhance the knowledge and expertise of nurses caring for critically ill patients, with a focus on patients with alterations in cardiac function.

9th Annual Nursing Professional Development Conference: Reaching to Motivate, Educate and Innovate

May 6, 2019, 7 a.m. – 3 p.m., St. Paul

Join us on May 6th, 2019 for the 9th annual Nursing Professional Development conference to motivate, educate and innovate. Nurses and healthcare professionals will discover practices to enhance accountability, diversity and inspire creativity.

1st Annual Twin Cities Pediatrics Update

September 19, 2019 8 a.m. – September 20, 2019 3:30 p.m., St. Paul

We are excited to bring you the first annual collaborative conference between Children's Minnesota and the University of Minnesota. This two day program offers practical information to help you stay current on relevant topics and recent advances in pediatrics important to your practice

2019 Education in Palliative and End-of-Life Care (EPEC) – Pediatrics

October 2, 2019 7:15 a.m. – October 4, 2019 4:30 p.m., Minneapolis

The EPEC-Pediatrics curriculum features state-of-the-art knowledge in pain and symptom management, as well as training in the skills required to address key domains for pediatric palliative care. The curriculum is designed to give pediatric health care providers, and especially pediatric oncology specialists, the knowledge and skills needed to provide excellent palliative care to their patients and their families. Based on the well-established and proven training methods of EPEC, this curriculum features a high impact, widely disseminated approach that utilizes a train-the-trainer model.  With knowledge gained through the EPEC-Pediatrics curriculum, physicians, APRNs, RNs, social workers, and psychologists will be equipped to become trainers who will educate local interdisciplinary teams that provide care to children with cancer and hematological conditions, thus optimizing pediatric palliative care outreach within the pediatric hematology/oncology context.

2019 EPEC – Pediatrics: The Professional Development Workshop

October 5, 2019, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Minneapolis

The Professional Development Workshop (PDW) is a 1-day hands-on small-group workshop intended to familiarize participants with the theory & practice of adult learning and clinical practice improvement in teaching pediatric pain and palliative care. This is a required course for Trainers who wish to become a Master Facilitator and opens the possibility to join the EPEC-Pediatrics faculty upon completion. Individuals who want to further enhance their teaching and leadership skills are also welcome to attend. Attendees may register for this workshop without registering for the 2019 Education in Palliative and End-of-Life Care (EPEC) - Pediatrics conference.