Educational/QI Opportunities

Online Courses:

Stop, Look, Listen: Separating Fact from Fiction in Cases of Physical Child Abuse
SLL is an interactive teaching tool designed to increase clinician confidence in recognizing and reporting cases of physical child abuse and improving collaboration between the medical community and child welfare agencies. Funded by a grant from the NIH's Institute of Child Health and Development, the tool is targeted to primary care physicians.
--- Opportunity to earn 8 hours of Category 1 CME credits. 10 MOC Part 2 credits are available through the AAP. Click Here
Learners can opt for CME only through or register for both activities together at ShopAAP

Child Abuse: Abusive Head Trauma and Cutaneous Injury

The SOCAN has developed two Pedialink modules to assist with training residents and others on identifying child abuse. It takes about an hour to complete both and each qualifies for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  There is no cost for residents.  A fee of $24 for other AAP members.

Child Abuse Medical Provider Program (CHAMP) Child Abuse Courses
Free courses include Child Abuse Reporting: The Basics, Adolescent Sexual Assault: Consent Issues, Fractures and Child Abuse, and Evaluating Child Sexual Abuse. Optional CME and MOC credit have a fee of $35 each. Registration is required.

myQIportal – Quality Improvement Project for Child Sexual Abuse
Qualifies for MOC Part 4 credit for Performance in Practice. Cost is $250 to complete the module.

Webinar Series on Human Trafficking
The Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Stephanie V. Blank Center for Safe and Healthy Children and the Governor’s Office for Children and Families is presenting a Web-based training series on human trafficking. It aims to educate professionals on sex trafficking of children and teens. The series includes six individual modules which will be presented via live webinars. Interested professionals may attend any of the webinars and do not need to complete all six. The modules do not need to be completed in order; however it isrecommended that learners with limited knowledge of this topic complete the Introduction module prior to others in the series. All webinars are free! The series will be offered through June 2015.


AAP National Conference and Exhibition (NCE)
October 22-25, 2016
Pre-conference events Friday, October 21
Moscone Center
San Francisco, California

National Children's Advocacy Center Medical Training Academy & Legal Training Academy:
Concurrent Course

November 3-5, 2016
Huntsville, AL

The AAP and the SOCAN will once again be co-sponsoring another
Inter-CAP: An International Conference on Child Abuse Pediatrics
Scheduled for June 12-15, 2017
in Armsterdam, Neverlands.

To learn more and sign up for updates, click here to visit the conference website.