Children In A Disaster: Managing the Pediatric Population in Response and Recovery
The goal of this conference is to Increase awareness of pediatric-specific issues in disaster planning and response. We will review past incidents/experiences and provide methods to address pediatric-specific issues. As well as promote multi-disciplinary, multi-organizational coordination in planning and response efforts.
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 6.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Emergency Medicine attendings, fellows, residents, medical students, nurses, other health care professionals, and researchers
- Recognize the main issues involved with planning for and managing a pediatric population during a disaster
- Discuss techniques used in the psychological first aid of pediatric patients in a disaster
- Outline practices used in the management of radiation injuries in pediatric patients
- List methods for creating disaster response coordination plans for pediatric populations
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Jason Liu, MD, MPH
Andrew Garrett, MD, MPH
Evelyn Lyons, RN, MPH
Matthew Jandrisevits, PhD
Laura Prestidge, RN, BSN
Sarita Chung, MD, FAAP
Paul Myers, PhD, CEM
Steven Krug, MD, FAAP
- 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 6.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.