A Minnesota family is traveling to Washington, D.C., to advocate for an issue close to their hearts – the importance of funding for medical assistance programs. A few short years ago, the family was in a tough situation, their son was facing a life-threatening condition and skyrocketing medical bills threatened their financial security despite their solid dual-income.
March 14, 2019, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Heather Bergeson, MD
Grand Rounds: Pop Culture Pediatrics: Celebrity Endorsements to Mommy Blogs and Everything in Between
January 10, 2019, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Angela Goepferd, MD, FAAP
March 7, 2019 7:30 a.m. – March 8, 2019 4 p.m., St.Paul
This program provides a comprehensive and up-to-date review of pediatric critical care nursing care based on the Pediatric CCRN Exam content outline. Participants receive information that will not only promote certification exam success, but will also enhance clinical nursing practice.
February 28, 2019 7:30 a.m. – March 1, 2019 4 p.m., St. Paul
Susan Wade will guide the participants through the pediatrics nursing certification exam review and preparation process and will provide practical tips for studying and test taking success. This conference includes test taking strategies for success and a thorough pediatric nursing content review. The course is based on the book, "Pediatric Nursing Certification Review, 3rd Edition" co-authored by Dr. Louise Jakubik (2014) and the exam content outlines for CPN published by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB) and the Pediatric Nurse Exam (RN-BC) published by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).
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 Department of Pediatrics. This two day program offers practical information to help you stay current on relevant topics and recent advances in pediatrics important to your practice
July 26, 2018, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Marc Gorelick, MD
Dr. Gigi Chawla, chief of general pediatrics at Children’s Minnesota, shares tips on keeping kids healthy during spring break travel.
February 8, 2018, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Mike Pitt, MD
April 14, 2018, 8 a.m. – 5:30 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. Click here for more information and to register.