2023 Western Colorado Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinators Seminar

Historic Redstone District, CO US
March 9, 2023 to March 10, 2023

A seminar for both EMS and Emergency Department Pediatric Care Coordinators and for all caregivers ready to advocate for improved pediatric emergency care. 

Target Audience

This course welcomes physicians, nurses, EMS, and other emergency care providers in Colorado.  

Learning Objectives

  • Describe ways to manage stress reactions in children
  • Review how to address distress in children, caregivers/families, and healthcare professionals
  • Discuss techniques for dealing with different behaviors from children and families
  • Review definitions of human trafficking
  • Identifying risk factors for human trafficking and trauma informed approach to care
  • Discuss resources for identifying and reporting human trafficking​​​

Learner Outcome 

After attending this educational program, participants will report increased knowledge in the concept of trauma-based care and how to screen for victims of child maltreatment. 

Completion Requirements

Registration, attendance, and completion of the evaluation are required to obtain contact hours and a certificate of completion. 

Additional Information

Course Contact: 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 10.00 Attendance
  • 10.00 Colorado State EMS
  • 10.00 NCPD
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/09/2023 - 9:00am MST
Event ends: 
03/10/2023 - 12:00pm MST
Red Stone Inn
82 Redstone Castle Drive
Historic Redstone District, CO 81623
United States

Dr. Denise Abdoo, PhD, CPNP,
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics 
University of Colorado School of Medicine 
Child Protection Team
Children's Hospital Colorado

Kathleen Adelgais, MD
Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics 
Children's Hospital Colorado 
University of Colorado School of Medicine Faculty
Colorado EMS-C Medical Director

Anne Adema, MD
Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics 
Children's Hospital Colorado
Clinical Faculty
University of Colorado School of Medicine

Nicolena Mitchell, Paramedic
Program Manager, EMS for Children Colorado

Jodi Zik, MD
Child Psychiatry, Research, and Psychotherapy
University of Colorado School of Medicine 
Psychiatric Consult Liaison
Children's Hospital Colorado

Financial Disclosure

Planners, faculty, and others in control of content (either individually or as a group) have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies. 


Children’s Hospital Colorado is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational activity for 10 nursing contact hour(s) is provided by Children’s Hospital Colorado. 


Children’s Hospital Colorado is a State of Colorado recognized EMS Training Group (CO-049) and will provide 10 continuing education credit(s) for all pre-hospital providers. 


A certificate of attendance will be provided upon completion of this course. 

Available Credit

  • 10.00 Attendance
  • 10.00 Colorado State EMS
  • 10.00 NCPD


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