Cribs Are for Sleeping, Car Seats Are for Traveling: Danger in Using Sitting and Carrying Devices for Sleeping Infants
Date: April 19, 2016
Time: 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Join your colleagues by telephone for a presentation by and discussion with:
Erich Batra, MD, FAAP, FACP - Assistant Professor, Pediatrics and Family and Community Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine; Medical Director PA Child Death Review; Chair, AAP Section on Child Death Review and Prevention; Co-Chair, PA Youth Suicide Prevention Initiative
Moderator: Mary Jo Clark, MD, FAAP - Children's Community Pediatrics - Mountain View, Pediatric Advisor to the PA AAP Traffic Injury Prevention Project
Webinar link and dial in number will be emailed prior to the event.
Intended Audience: Pediatricians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Office Managers, Office Staff and certified child passenger safety technicians/instructors
Objectives — At the conclusion of the activity, participants should be able to:
- Understand the AAP guidelines for safe infant sleep.
- Describe the hazards of placing infants in unapproved sleep environments.
- Understand the importance and messages to utilize during discussions with parents on safe infant sleep.
If you would like to order materials for use, please visit our online resource center here or call 1-800-CAR-BELT
Safe Sleep websites:
Cribs for Kids: http://www.cribsforkids.org
CDC SUID: www.cdc.gov/sids/suidabout.htm
AAP Healthy Children Safe Sleep: https://www.healthychildren.org/English/ages-stages/baby/sleep/Pages/A-Parents-Guide-to-Safe-Sleep.aspx
Period of Purple Crying: http://purplecrying.info
LA Safe Sleep Campaign: http://www.safesleepforbaby.com
Baltimore Safe Sleep Campaign: http://healthybabiesbaltimore.com/our-initiatives/safe-sleep
Michigan website to order Safe Sleep Posters: http://www.michigan.gov/mdhhs/0,5885,7-339-71548_57836_58080---,00.html
Webinar recording posted via link below.