Pediatrics Conference Details

Penn State's 4th International Conference on Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma CME

Date: June 27-28, 2013
Location: Burlington, VT, Vermont 05406, United States
Email: ContinuingEd@hmc.psu.edu
Description: Building on the success of the First International Conference held in 2007 in Hershey, Pennsylvania, the Fourth International Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma Conference provides a unique opportunity to bring together clinicians (physicians and nurses), social workers, researchers, forensic scientists, engineers, and others from a wide range of disciplines to share their research efforts, discuss research challenges and controversies in this field, and develop cross-disciplinary collaborations to further advance our understanding of abusive head injuries.

13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - maximum

Venue: Hilton Burlington Hotel

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Read Article Summaries From Top Medical Journals

1 Annual cost of U.S. hospital visits for pediatric abusive head trauma Child Maltreatment, April 29, 2015
2 Association of traumatic brain injuries with vomiting in children with blunt head trauma Annals of Emergency Medicine, February 24, 2014
3 Targeting the epidemic: interventions and follow-up are necessary in the pediatric traumatic brain injury clinic Journal of Child Neurology, March 23, 2015
4 Physical and psychological long-term outcome after traumatic brain injury in children and adult patients Health and Quality of Life Outcomes , February 27, 2014 Free full text
5 Energy expenditure in children after severe traumatic brain injury Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, March 11, 2014

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