30th Annual O'Neil Pediatric Clinical Update

September 29, 2021

This virtual conference focuses on assessment and management of common pediatric conditions in hospital, ambulatory and community settings. Current clinical issues and implications for children's health and practitioner care delivery are presented and discussed. 

Target Audience

Interprofessional participation is encouraged for RNs, advanced practice providers, child life specialists, medical assistants, OTs, PTs, RTs, social workers, students, EMS providers and others interested in improving the care of infants, children and youth.

International Participants

International participants are welcome! Please note the mobile number feature is not enabled for international guests. International guests, please complete the registration process by visiting the "Register" tab.

Learning Objectives

  • Explore new ways of thinking and being that contribute to personal wholeness as you continue to care for others.
  • Describe the roles and associated experiences of pediatric nurses during the pandemic.
  • Discuss the impact of COVID-19 on our respiratory viral season and important considerations for the upcoming season.
  • Examine the core concepts of Dialectic Behavior Therapy and ways they can utilize this in their own lives as well as with patients.
  • Discuss the existing COVID-19 vaccines, their mechanisms of action, and the safety surveillance systems in place to ensure their safety.
  • Conceptualize a hospital-wide facility dog program as it pertains to clinical goal achievement and therapeutic benefits for patients and staff.
  • Identify how the pediatric population is uniquely impacted during a public health emergency.
  • Discuss differential diagnoses, management plans and hospital courses for patients presenting with urgent and emergent complaints to a pediatric emergency department.

Learner Outcome

After attending this educational offering, participants will self-report increased knowledge of current and emerging trends in pediatric healthcare.

Additional Information

Course Contact: 
Kay Troxell (kay.troxell@childrenscolorado.org); Gray Woerly (gray.woerly@childrenscolorado.org)
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.25 Attendance
  • 7.25 NCPD
Course opens: 
07/14/2021
Course expires: 
10/15/2021
Event starts: 
09/29/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
09/29/2021 - 4:20pm
Cost:
$50.00
Rating: 
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O'Neil Agenda

Children's Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO
United States

This conference will be held virtually via Zoom.

Devin Devlin, MS, CCLS
Certified Child Life Specialist
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Lorraine Gdanetz, PhD, RN, PCCN
Associate Director 
Gannon University’s Villa Maria School of Nursing
Caritas Coach
Adjunct Faculty
University of Colorado College of Nursing

Jenna Glover, PhD
Assistant Professor 
University of Colorado School of Medicine 
Director of Psychology Training
Children's Hospital Colorado

Christine Griffin, PhD, RN, NPD-BC, CPN
Caritas Coach, Master HeartMath Trainer 
Professional Development Specialist 
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Figaro Loresto, Jr., PhD, RN
Nurse Scientist
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Marcie Ludwig, MS, RN, CPEN, NPD-BC
Emergency Management Nurse Coordinator
Children’s Hospital Emergency Services
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Katherine ‘Kizzie’ Marco, CCLS
Certified Child Life Specialist
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Sean O’Leary, MD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Infectious Diseases and General Academic Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Suchitra Rao, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Associate Medical Director
Infection Prevention and Control
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Kelley Roswell, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Section of Emergency Medicine
Children’s Hospital Colorado

Lindsey Marie Tarasenko, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor
University of Colorado School of Nursing
Nurse Scientist
Children’s Hospital Colorado

 

 

 

 

Nursing

Children’s Hospital Colorado is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational activity for 7.25 nursing contact hour(s) is provided by Children’s Hospital Colorado. 

Attendance

A certificate of attendance will be provided upon completion of this course. 

Available Credit

  • 7.25 Attendance
  • 7.25 NCPD

Price

Cost:
$50.00
Please login or register to take this course.
  • Register for the conference
  • To capture your attendance at the conference, you must enter the attendance code via text or desktop . The attendance code will be shared at the start of the conference. 

*The mobile number feature is not enabled for international guests. International guests, please complete the registration process.

Required Hardware/software

This conference will be held online. You will need access to the internet and speakers or a headset to participate.