2016 Let's Talk Webinar/Teleconference


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

NICHD: https://www.nichd.nih.gov/sts/Pages/default.aspx

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.