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Child Abuse Summit: Tips from the Team
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Child Abuse Summit: Tips from the Team is designed to provide medical and professionals from all disciplines with the knowledge, tools, and skills needed to properly identify and respond to all types of child and family maltreatment including physical abuse, sexual abuse, and/or neglect. These professionals will have the opportunity to learn about child and family maltreatment within the context of a multidisciplinary team response.

 Export to Your Calendar 4/26/2018 to 4/27/2018
When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - Friday, April 27, 2018
8:00 am - 5:15 pm each day
Where: Millennium Hotel
1313 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, Minnesota  55403
United States

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Child Abuse Summit: Tips from the Team will increase providers’ and professionals’ comfort level in identifying and treating cases of child and family maltreatmentas well as in the multidisciplinary response from investigation through prosecution.

 

We estimate that approximately 300 professionals will attend the Child Abuse Summit 2018 - Tips from the Team.

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from leading national and regional experts in the field of child protection and network with your colleagues!

Child Abuse Summit: Tips from the Team is designed to provide medical and professionals from all disciplines with the knowledge, tools, and skills needed to properly identify and respond to all types of child and family maltreatment including physical abuse, sexual abuse, and/or neglect. These professionals will have the opportunity to learn about child and family maltreatment within the context of a multidisciplinary team response.

  • When: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - Friday, April 27, 2018
  • Where: Millennium Hotel, 1313 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN
  • Who: The anticipated audience for this activity includes physicians, nurses, pathologists, law enforcement, attorneys, social workers, CPS workers, emergency department personnel and first responders, and all other related professionals.

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Credit Information

  • Up to 16.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • Up to 16.5 ANCC contact hours
  • Up to 16.5 continuing education hours; Minnesota Board of Social Work

Applications have been made for additional categories of continuing education credit. The website will be updated upon approval. View website for complete accreditation information.
* Credit amounts listed above reflect attendance at both the Pre-Conference and the General Session.

 

Wednesday Evening Pre-Conference
Pediatric Sexual Assault Case Review
April 25, 2018
5:00 - 7:00 pm
Wilf Family Center, University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital, Minneapolis, MN

In the preceding decade numerous advancements have been made in the arena of evaluating children for concerns of sexual abuse which has placed many more tools in the toolkit for healthcare professionals performing these examinations. Throughout the case studies and image review, the learner will be exposed to: varying presentations that cloak child sexual abuse, appearance of genital structures in children, the appearance of traumatic genital findings as well as non-traumatic findings that may mimic abuse. In addition, the learner will be given tools from the laboratory that can greatly impact the overall impression when evaluating a child for sexual abuse. The interactive case study and image review will assist the learner in what they might do if they were walking in the shoes of the responsible medical provider.

  • Recognize the components of a medical forensic assessment for
  • Recognize the indications for and the multiple methods utilized during the genital assessment
  • Recognize normal and abnormal genital findings related to concerns of sexual abuse/assault
  • Support the multifaceted, multiagency response to cases of assault or neglect

The Child Abuse Summit 2018 is
Presented by the Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota

In Collaboration with:

Conference information available at: z.umn.edu/ChildAbuseSummit


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