Issues in Pediatric Care Conference


October 3 & 4, 2019

Primary Children's Hospital

Eccles Outpatient Building
Conference Center
81 North Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT

Designed for Registered Nurses and Other Health Providers Who Care for Children

Register online to take advantage of the early bird rates!


Conference Description

This two-day conference is designed to provide an update of current or emerging pediatric health care issues.  The program format for the conference is lecture designed to address a nursing and care provider audience ranging from acute in-patient to out-of-hospital care settings. 

The conference will focus on new and changing diagnosis and treatment technologies including the challenges and rewards of providing nursing care to pediatric patients and their families. We will feature premier speakers discussing medical, surgical, and behavioral health related topics, across the broad spectrum of pediatric specialty care. 


Conference Objectives:

This educational offering will enable the pediatric health care provider to:

  1. Discuss current issues in pediatric health care.
  2. Review emerging best pediatric healthcare practice approaches 
  3. Summarize common pediatric nursing and care concerns
  4. Encourage idea and resource sharing between pediatric healthcare providers


Nursing Continuing Education Hours

Primary Children's Hospital is an approved provider of continuing education by the Continuing Nursing Education Group, an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission Accreditation.

This live educational activity offers 13.50 nursing contact hours

Successful completion is claiming credit only for the number of full sessions attended.

No commercial support is being received for this event. Any display or use of any commercial product in this education does not imply ANCC commission on accreditation or the Continuing Nursing Education Group's endorsement of the products. 



Parking for this conference, will be available at no cost at the Eccles Outpatient services parking structure.  Enter from Wasatch Drive on the west side of the building.  You may park on levels P5, P4, and P3.  Additional details will be provided in your conference registration confirmation letter.


Planning Committee Members:

  • Alison Barrington, BSN, RN – Co-Chair 
  • Garrett Barnes 
  • Rebecca Bawden, BSN, RN 
  • Gabriel Chavez, BSN, RN 
  • Angela Clift, BSN, RN 
  • Elizabeth Corless, MSNEd, RN 
  • Jesika England, BSN, RN 
  • Brooke Hall, BSN, RN, CPN – Co-Chair 
  • Kelly Jacobson, BSN, RN
  • Amanda Keoppel, BSN, RN
  • Jonell Murray, MS, MBA-HM
  • Carolyn Reynolds, MS, APRN – Co-Chair 
  • Kylee Shepherd, BSN, RN
  • Rebecca Smith, BSN, RN
  • Ricky Snyder, BS
  • Sharon Soutter, BSN, RN, RN-BC 
  • Tammie Springer
  • Lindsay Tatton, MSNEd, RN, RN-BC, CNE


Agenda for Website



Intermountain Employee On or Before: 9/4/2019   After: 9/4/2019
Thursday and Friday:  $150 $175 
Thursday Only: $100  $125
Friday Only: $100 $125
Non-Intermountain Employee
On or Before: 9/4/2019    After: 9/4/2019 
Thursday and Friday:
$200  $225
Thursday Only $125 $150
Friday Only $125 $150

For on-site hotel accommodations please contact the University Guest House (801)587-1000 toll free (888) 416-4075 or the Convention and Visitor Bureau at (801) 534-4900 toll free: (800) 541-4955.  Information on sightseeing, lodging, current events, and transportation can also be found at  Another convenient place to find out about Salt Lake City and lodging is

Event Contact Information
Contact Name Amber Vien
Contact Phone (801) 442-3934

Primary Children's Hospital