Preventing Violent Death – PediaCast CME 032

Show Notes / Continuing Medical Education Information

DESCRIPTION
Dr Eric Sigel, from Children’s Hospital Colorado, visits the PediaCast Studio to talk about violent death in American youth. We describe the scope of the problem and explore risk factors, screening, counseling, referral and advocacy efforts aimed at preventing violent death. We hope you can join us!

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  2. Read this Continuing Medical Education Information Sheet in its entirety.
  3. Listen to the podcast.
  4. Complete the Post Test.
  5. You must achieve a passing score of 75% or higher on the Post Test.
  6. If you achieve a passing score, we will email your Certificate of Participation immediately.
  7. Please print and keep a copy of the certificate for your records.

 

TOPICS
Violent Death
Firearm Safety

PRESENTERS
Dr Mike Patrick
PediaCast and PediaCast CME
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Dr Eric Sigel
Adolescent Medicine
Children’s Hospital Colorado

LINKS
National Violent Death Reporting System (CDC)
Firearm-Related Injuries Affecting the Pediatric Population (AAP)
Youth Violence: Risk and Protective Factors (CDC)
Youth Violence and Gun Access (AAP News)
Youth Violence and Gun Access (Abstract on EurekAlert!)
Role of the Pediatrician in Youth Violence Prevention (AAP)
Connected Kids: Safe, Strong, Secure – Clinical Guide (AAP)
Connected Kids Educational Brochures (AAP)
AM:STARs – Youth Violence Prevention and Intervention (AAP Book)
Court Strikes Down Florida Law Barring Doctors From Discussing Guns (NPR)
Attitude, Harmony, Achievement – Webpage
Attitude, Harmony, Achievement – Method Book
Attitude, Harmony, Achievement – PediaCast 367
Toxic Stress & Resiliency – PediaCast CME 026
Firearm Injuries in Children: Prevention (UpToDate)

PURPOSE
This online activity will identify and explore issues related to the practice of pediatric medicine in primary care and subspecialty settings.

TARGET AUDIENCE
Primary care physicians, pediatric subspecialists, and other health care professionals who provide care for pediatric patients should participate in this activity.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Define violent death and describe its impact on American youth.
  2. Identify youth with a heightened risk of experiencing violent death.
  3. Provide counseling and appropriate referrals for low-risk and high-risk families.
  4. Engage in advocacy efforts aimed at reducing the incidence of violent death in a local community.

 

DISCLOSURES
No one in a position to control content has any relationships with commercial interests.

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT
Nationwide Children’s has not received any commercial support for this activity.

ESTIMATED TIME TO COMPLETE
1 Hour

DATE OF ORIGINAL RELEASE
November 16, 2017

EXPIRATION DATE
November 16, 2020

CME CREDIT AND PROVIDER INFORMATION
Nationwide Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The ACCME requires CME providers to maintain records of attendance for 6 years after participation.
Currently, there is no fee to obtain Category 1 CME Credit from this activity.

Please contact the Nationwide Children's CME Office with any questions:
Email: CMEOffice@nationwidechildrens.org

Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Education Department, CME Office
700 Children’s Drive
Columbus, OH 43205
614-355-0650

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