Educational/QI Opportunities

Online Courses:

Child Abuse: Abusive Head Trauma and Child Abuse: 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.

Evaluating Child Sexual Abuse
Free course. 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 we recommend 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 December 2014.

Conferences:

Medical Training Academy
November 20-22, 2014
The National Children's Advocacy Center
Huntsville, AL

Inter-CAP: An International Course on Child Abuse Paediatrics
June 1-5, 2015
Uppsala University and Clarion Hotell Gillet
Uppsala, Sweden

AAP National Conference and Exhibition (NCE)
October 24-27, 2015
Pre-conference events Friday, October 23
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC