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Professional courses

Professional CoursesCook Children's fosters continued growth of great physicians, nurses and other health care professionals through continuing education on a variety of health care topics.

Educational events, such as weekly Grand Rounds and annual conferences, offer health care professionals opportunities to learn from experts in pediatric health care and receive continuing medical education or continuing nursing education hours at the same time.

Our professional education programs also offer certification and recertification courses in all American Heart Association courses such as Basic Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. We also offer certification courses for trauma nurses, emergency nurses, and chemotherapy providers.

Video Grand Rounds

Through Video Grand Rounds, Cook Children's provides busy physicians an opportunity to receive continuing medical education on a variety of health care topics when and where it is convenient. These educational offerings are recorded from the Tuesday grand rounds and provide all heath care professionals an opportunity to learn from experts in pediatric health care and receive continuing medical education credit at the same time.

Distance learning

Cook Children's offers distance learning for students and school nurses. These video conferences and webcasts assist educators in providing timely information to students in our community about safety and help children understand what to expect if they come to our emergency or surgery departments. School nurses can also participate in webcasts on topics of special interest to them and receive continuing nursing education credits.

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2014 Radiology Continuing Education SeminarThis activity is approved by the ASRT for 4.0 CATEGORY A DIRECT Credits. Free seminar. Breakfast provided. See brochure for the agenda. Room temperature is variable; please bring a sweater for your comfort. Limited seating.
Certified Pediatric Nurse (CPN) Prep CourseThis course helps prepare qualified nurses for the PNCB's Certified Pediatric Nurse examination. Interactive presentations include growth and development, systems reviews, common disease processes, and test-taking strategies. We
Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Provider CourseThis two-day course includes a comprehensive curriculum designed to provide nurses with the knowledge base needed to safely care for children and adolescents receiving chemotherapy. Participants must bring a copy of their RN license number. Ob
Child Life WorkshopThis two-part interactive workshop includes exciting opportunities.  You may register for a morning or afternoon session only or for the full day that includes lunch. Morning Session: Child Life 101 – an overview of the child l
CPHON Preparation CourseThe course prepares Hematology/Oncology nurses for successful testing of the Certified Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses (CPHON) exam.  The nurse gains understanding of the complex treatment modalities utilized in pediatric hematolo
Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC)This comprehensive course presents core-level knowledge and skills necessary to rapidly and accurately assess the pediatric patient's responses to illness or injury. Utilizing a didactic and "hands on" approach to learning, this course
Emergency Pediatric Course (EPC)The National Association of Emergency Medical Technician’s (NAEMT) Emergency Pediatric Care (EPC) course focuses on the care of sick and injured children and addresses a full spectrum of emergency illnesses, injuries and scenarios that an EMS p
Emergency Pediatric Course (EPC):HybridThe National Association of Emergency Medical Technician’s (NAEMT) Emergency Pediatric Care (EPC) helps EMS providers rapidly and accurately assess pediatric patients to determine which situations may be life threatening and require immediate i
HeartCode ACLS ProviderAdvanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) is higher-level course that emphasizes the significance of basic life support (BLS), highlights team dynamics, communication, systems of care, and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. Additionally, airway ma
HeartCode BLS Healthcare ProviderBasic Life Support (BLS) is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize severe life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Heart
HeartCode PALS (Part 1 and 2)Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is an advanced course using a scenario-based, team approach to teach pediatric emergency respiratory management, recognition and treatment of shock and/or cardiac arrest. HeartCode PALS is a two-part prog
HeartCode PALS Part 2 Skills Session ONLYCompletion of AHA PALS Part 1 (online course) is mandatory before taking Part 2 (skills check-off), and you must take Part 2 within 60 days of completing Part 1.   Keep this in mind as you register for a Part 2 Skills Session.  Please
Infant Feeding: A Medical PerspectiveBy attending this course, the participant will be able to: Identify and analyze feeding readiness and quality of infant feeding. Identify three compensations for oral and/or pharyngeal stage feeding difficulties and discuss when they would be a
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Skills Simulation SessionOverview: Simulation and debriefing is now a required component of the Neonatal Resuscitation Program. It provides team members with a safe setting in which to integrate cognitive and technical skills and focus on team communication and patient sa
School Nurse SymposiumThe purpose of this activity is to enhance the knowledge of the school nurse by addressing autism spectrum disorders, genetic disorders, healthy and gluten free diets, sexually transmitted disaeases, injury prevention, recognizing and reporting child
School Nurse Symposium (Web Cast)The purpose of this activity is to enhance the knowledge of the school nurse by addressing autism spectrum disorders (communication challenges), genetic disorders, healthy and gluten free diets, sexually transmitted diseases, injury prevention, recog
SPORTS Symposium 2014After this educational activity, participants will be able to: Recognize medical emergencies that happen to school-age athletes during sporting practices and events. Identify how to prevent injuries that come with training incorrectly and overt
Stem Cell Transplant WorkshopThis workshop educates nurses on these topics related to stem cell transplants. Objectives: Define stem cell transplant, types of transplants and diseases treated by transplant. Identify and discuss the various treatment preparatory regime
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