On September 10, 2020 at 11am eastern, the International Paediatric Brain Injury Society will have a webinar, entitled Traumatic brain injury in pre-school children in the United States. The speaker for this session will be Dr. Juliet Haarbauer-Krupa of Emory University. This webinar and others webinars organized by the International Paediatric Brain Injury Society will provide participants with a brief overview of the content of a pre-conference and symposium sessions that will form part of the program for the next IPBIS conference in New York City in October 2021 (IPBIS2021).

About the Webinar

Children younger than age 5 have the highest number of emergency department visits and have the most risk for effects across their lifespan. This webinar will offer a overview on insights for causes and consequences of TBI in preschool children including outcomes and current efforts to improve diagnosis and care for this age group. Further information will be presented at the IPBIS 2021 conference in New York City.Please note that IPBIS has applied for 1 hour of Category 1 CME accreditation. This webinar is free; however, participants seeking accreditation will be required to pay $25 USD.

About the Speaker

Dr. Juliet Haarbauer-Krupa has over 30 years of clinical and research experience in the area of acquired brain injury in children. She is Adjunct Faculty in the Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine. Her original work started as a co-author with Dr. Mark Ylvisaker in the book entitled Head Injury Rehabilitation: Children and Adolescents. She was principal investigator of a federal longitudinal study at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta for a NIDRR field-initiated grant to investigate reading and language outcomes of preschool children with TBI, a pilot study to investigate transition to adulthood in adolescents with complex medical conditions, and a grant-funded transition program for teens with acquired brain injury. She has recent publications on TBI in young children that include describing outcomes, service delivery, and a literature review that describes current research for this age group. Currently, she is a Senior Health Scientist on the Traumatic Brain Injury Team, Division of Injury Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


CME Credits

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of CME Outfitters, LLC and the International Brain Injury Association. CME Outfitters, LLC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Outfitters, LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registration

This webinar is free; however, participants seeking accreditation will be required to pay $25 USD.

To register, please click on the "Webinar - TBI in Preschool Children" button below.

Webinar - TBI in Preschool Children

For information on other IPBIS organized webinars, click "Additional Information for the IPBIS Organized Webinars".

Additional information for IPBIS Organized Webinars