CECATN provides links to multiple educational opportunities for healthcare providers, including emergency medical responders, nurses and physicians who care for children being treated for either injury or acute illness, through the following organizations:
Additional Educational Opportunities
Virtual Learning Lecture Series Opportunity: Free, offered by FEMA. Audience intended for EMS, firefighters, police and hospital personnel. Multiple courses through May and June. Topics include: drug overdoses, CISD, Hazmat & Decontamination, Hospital planning for mass casualty incident surges, Long term protests, psychological preparedness and Social Media in Emergencies.
This video discusses the increasing incidence of disasters, the impact of these disasters on children’s mental health – particularly in underserved and under-resourced communities – and the best practices for treating and preventing mental illness in children.
Pediatric Emergency Playbook: Pediatric Readiness is not just an ideal - it's a tangible plan, and even better, an attitude
Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences - Free Course for Pediatricians
Implementation of Competencies for Nursing Evidence-Based Practice Discussion on Pediatric Emergency Care Readiness Champions and their influence on evidence based practices
UNCPAR's Podcast Podcast covering various pediatric emergency topics