Events

Nicklaus Children's Hospital extends its expertise through its educational offerings to the community providing classes and courses, in addition to family-centered services to parents, families and professionals. Browse our community calendar to discover which upcoming events you would like to attend.

Pediatric Nursing Certification CPN Review Course

Susan is dedicated to preparing pediatric critical care nurses to sit for the Pediatric CPN Exam. She is an expert in pediatric critical care nursing, speaker, and author.

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 to Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Time: 07:30 AM to 05:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Main Auditorium
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Nicklaus Children's Dental Mobile Unit

State-of-the-art mobile health unit offers free oral health screenings, assessments and exams, all supported by telehealth connectivity with care providers at Nicklaus Children’s main campus.

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Time: 08:00 AM to 03:00 PM

Location:
Santa Catalina De Siena Catholic Church
9200 SW 107 Ave
Miami, FL  33176

Nicklaus Children's Dental Mobile Unit

State-of-the-art mobile health unit offers free oral health screenings, assessments and exams, all supported by telehealth connectivity with care providers at Nicklaus Children’s main campus.

Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017

Time: 08:00 AM to 03:00 PM

Location:
Florida City/ Homestead WIC Office   
753 West Palm Drive
Florida City, FL  33034

8th Annual VACC Camp Golf Tournament

Join us for a great day of golf, delicious dinner and exciting auction...all to benefit the children of VACC Camp.

Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM

Location:
Melreese Country Club
1802 NW 37th Avenue
Miami, FL 33125

Upper and Lower Extremity Limb Loss: A guide for Occupational and Physical Therapists

This one day course will focus on rehabilitative management of upper and lower extremity amputations including prosthetics and function for both pediatrics and adults with limb loss. 

Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017

Time: 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Main Auditorium
3100 SW 62 Ave
Miami, FL  33155

Curso de Ortopedia Pre/Post Quirúrgico para el Tratamiento de Labio Fisurado y Paladar Hendido

Aprenda del equipo del Centro Craneofacial y el departamento de Cirugía Plástica de Nicklaus Children's Hospital. El propósito de este curso es presentar nuestra experiencia, técnicas y resultados en el manejo de pacientes con labio fisurado y paladar hendido.

Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 to Friday, April 20, 2018

Time: 08:30 AM to 02:00 PM

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Weekly Events and Classes

​F.O.C.U.S. Program

This group therapy program is designed for children ages 7 to 17 with behaviorial issues, including but not limited to ADHD. This support group meets on Wednesdays.   
 

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Division of Psychology
2nd Floor
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155 

Healthy Chicas

Hispanic/Latina adolescent girls between the ages of 12-18, along with their mothers, are invited to join Nicklaus Children’s Hospital’s Healthy Chicas program, a free 4-Week nutrition & fitness program.

For more information and to register, please call 305-278-5963.

Social Skills Group

Children and teens ages 7 to 17 are invited to join this small discussion group to learn how to make, cultivate and maintain friendships. Participants will learn basic conversational skills, and discuss the use of appropriate humor, how to electronically connect with others, and how to manage disagreements.

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Division of Psychology
2nd Floor
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155

Pediatric Weight Management Group

The Pediatric Weight Management Group, available at the Nicklaus Children’s Aventura Care Center, offers children and families personalized consultation and education. The group meets monthly.

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Aventura Care Center
20295 NE 29th Place
Aventura, FL 33180

Calm Kids

Calm Kids is a weekly group therapy course designed to teach children strategies on how to take control over anxiety symptoms. Children will learn how to cope with fears and worries, identify anxiety triggers, how to relax the mind and body and maximize their self-confidence. This group meets on Tuesdays.

Location:
Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus
Division of Psychology
2nd Floor
3100 S.W. 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155