CHILD ABUSE VIRTUAL EVENT


Title: CHILD ABUSE VIRTUAL EVENT

Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 (7:00 - 9:00 pm.)

1/13/21 CHILD ABUSE COURSE WILL BE VIRTUAL DUE TO COVID-19!
YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER OR YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE CREDIT FOR LICENSURE!
Attendance is strictly limited (once maximum is reached no more will be accepted)!

Virtual Act 31 Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting for Dental Professionals

Presented by Angela M. Stout, DMD, MPH, a pediatric dentist in private practice in Erdenheim, PA. and Mary Pugh, Esq., a child advocate attorney.
Neither presenter has any relevant financial relationships to report.

PDA's program, Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting for Dental Professionals, is approved by the Department of Human Services and the PA State Board of Dentistry and will fulfill Act 31 mandatory CE requirements for licensed dental professionals (dentists, hygienists and EFDAs). PDA’s program is custom designed for dental professionals and offers two CE credits that can be applied toward the hours you need to renew your dental license.

Upon completion of the course, the participant will:

  • Understand categories of child abuse as defined by the Child Protective Services Law.
  • Recognize universal child abuse indicators.
  • Recognize clinical and intraoral pathologies of physical and sexual abuse.
  • Understand the legal responsibilities as mandated reporters.
  • Know when, how and where to report suspected abuse, and what happens after a report is made.
  • Understand the protections for reporters and penalties for failure to report.
ATTENTION: Attendees will be asked to provide their full name, license number, date of birth and the last 4 digits of their social security number. PDA will transmit this information to the state to verify that you completed the course.

What to expect for this virtual course offered on GoToWebinar:
Registration is a two-part process. Follow the steps below to register and pay for the course. Beginning on (date to be determined) PDA will send emails to pre-register on the GoToWebinar platform. The link to join the webinar will be emailed once you are registered with GoToWebinar. Please note that the emails with the link to join the webinar will come from Mary Donlin (customercare@gotowebinar.com).

Each attendee must watch the program on their own device. Please enter your full name when you register on the GoToWebinar platform so we can track attendance and award CE credit. If we do not have your name on the attendance report generated after the virtual meeting, you will not receive credit for the course. Those who are logged in for the entire course will receive an electronic survey from PDA to provide their full name, license number, date of birth and the last 4 digits of their social security number. PDA will transmit this information to the state to verify that you completed the course. The survey will be emailed on January 15.



Approved PACE Program Provider FAGD/MAGD Credit 11/1/20-10/31/24
*Note: Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement.