Child Abuse Response and Evaluation (CARE) Network - New Provider Training

May 2, 2021 to May 3, 2021

Presented by The Kempe Center for the Prevention & Treatment of Child Abuse & Neglect

Faculty for this two-day intensive training include child abuse, community pediatric, nursing and behavioral health experts.

Target Audience

This conference combines clinical presentations, as well as reviews of available evidence for current practice strategies related to physical abuse (abusive head trauma, fractures, bruises/burns, neglect, medical child abuse), sexual abuse (exam techniques, physical findings, sexually transmitted infections outcomes/therapy, disclosure process, forensic evidence collection) and behavioral health (screening and the impact of trauma to the brain). The conference will be of interest to physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and nurses. Attendees will be able to apply evidence-based practices in their work setting and diagnose common child maltreatment associated conditions.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this educational program, providers will be able to: 

  • Accurately screen for occult injuries and diagnose physical abuse through case-based learning.
  • Demonstrate appropriate use of forensic evidence collection kit in the assessment of child sexual abuse.
  • Design an appropriate treatment plan for a child with a positive behavioral health screen.
  • Demonstrate trauma-informed best practice standards in behavioral health assessments for maltreated children. 

Learner Outcome 

After attending this educational event, participants will be able to report increased confidence in applying evidence-based practices in their work setting to diagnose common child maltreatment associated conditions.

Criteria for Completion: Participants must register, attend the event and complete the evaluation to receive credit.

Virtual Training Format: Virtual training will be offered via zoom. We are working hard to create a robust interactive learning experience and we will be publishing the agenda, training resources and instructions on how to participate prior to the training. All you will need to participate is internet, a computer and a working webcam.

Additional Information

Course Contact: 
CARE Network Team: or call 502-550-9440
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 13.50 Attendance
  • 13.50 NCPD
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/02/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
05/03/2021 - 4:30pm

Hosted virtually. Detailed program coming soon.

Children's Hospital Colorado

This two-day course will be hosted virtually. Further information regarding links to access the course, will be provided prior to the course start date.


Continuing Education Credit

A certificate of attendance will be available at the end of the conference.  Completion of the online evaluation is required.

Medical: Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this Other activity (Internet Live Course) for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).™ Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing: Children’s Hospital Colorado is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational activity for 13.5 nursing contact hour(s) is provided by Children’s Hospital Colorado. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  

Other: A general certificate of attendance will be provided for all other health care providers.


Available Credit

  • 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 13.50 Attendance
  • 13.50 NCPD
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