Webinar – Hidden Consequences: How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Impacting Children
September 30 @ 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm EDT
ASPR TRACIE and ASPR’s Pediatric Centers of Excellence are collaborating on a webinar series (“Hidden Consequences: How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Impacting Children”) focused on how the COVID-19 pandemic may affect children. Topics will include impacts on child health and wellness, child emotional and social effects, the impact of COVID-19 on children with special healthcare needs, and how secondary/other disasters may affect children during the pandemic. Registration is now open for the first two webinars:
The first webinar will focus on child health and wellness. Panelists will discuss resumption of routine care, missed immunizations, lead poisoning screening, sleep, and child neglect and abuse. This webinar will take place on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 from 1:30-2:45 PM ET. Register today!
The second webinar will focus on the emotional and social effects of COVID-19 on children. Panelists will discuss food and financial insecurity, racial disparities, the impact of social determinants on children’s health, return to school and daycare, and alternate childcare. This webinar will take place on Friday, October 16, 2020 from 1:00-2:15 PM ET. Register today!
The last two webinars in this series will take place at the end of October. Check back often for announcements and registration information.