Paramedics and Pediatrics Educational Evening
4hr Elective RPPEO Approved CME Opportunity
Brigitte Richard, CF, Sexual Assault Program, CHEO: Provide an overview of child, adolescent sexual abuse & assault trauma care in the CHEO ER, Forensic evidence collection and treatment, what first responders should know and expect in these cases.
Lisa O’Kane, Child Life Specialist, CHEO: Will talk about Paramedics and the prehospital interactions they have with Pediatric Patients. Insight will be given into the relationship that Paramedic have with these patients when providing care.
Lauren Smith, Trauma & Injury Prevention coordinator, CHEO: Give an overview of CHEO’s trauma program and review any trauma, or other medical questions that Paramedics may have regarding Ped’s and trauma care.
Contact: Robert Wilson (Robert.Wilson@ottawa.ca) for more information.
Location 2475 Don Reid Drive Room 160C