CSN Webinars

resourceThis page displays all Children’s Safety Network’s (CSN) archived webinars. You may view the archived recordings or PowerPoint presentations as PDFs. For information or to register for upcoming events and webinars, see our Events.

The Child Safety Learning Collaborative and How to Apply - Aug 2018

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  Stay tuned for more information about Cohort 2 of the CSLC in early 2020!  

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Cross-Cutting Strategies

Resources and Strategies from the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network - May 2018

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The Children’s Safety Network shared resources and strategies developed during two cohorts of the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CoIIN) and provided an overview of the methods used throughout the CoIIN. We discussed the Child Safety CoIIN change packages, which…

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Cross-Cutting Strategies

Reducing the Risks to Child Pedestrians - Apr 2018

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that there was a nine percent increase in pedestrian fatalities from 2015 to 2016. (1) A recent report from the Governors Highway Safety Association states that “Pedestrians now account for a larger proportion of traffic fatalities than…

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Pedestrian Safety

Public Health Approaches to Addressing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome - Mar 2018

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a drug withdrawal syndrome that most commonly occurs in infants after in utero exposure to opioids, although other substances have also been associated with the syndrome.” (1)  An average of…

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Substance Abuse

Keeping Children 8-14 Years Old Safe as Motor Vehicle Occupants - Dec 2017

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In 2015, 146 U. S. children ages 8-14 died as motor vehicle occupants. (1) This webinar will focus on children ages 8-14 and their use (or nonuse) of vehicle restraints. Many educators find this audience hard to reach and, in fact, child passenger safety and teen driver safety programs often miss…

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Child Passenger Safety

Successful Strategies for Preventing Fire and Burn-Related Injuries among Children - Aug 2017

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Due largely to an increase in public fire education and prevention efforts, including the use of smoke alarms and sprinkler systems, fewer children die in fires today compared to 10 years ago. (1,2) Among children and youth ages 0 – 24, those ages 1 – 4 are at highest risk of fire and burn- related…

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Fire Burn Safety

Why Drownings Are a Leading Cause of Death among Children - Jun 2017

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Drowning is the second leading cause of unintentional injury death for children ages 1 to 14 (1), and children account for 1 in 4 drowning deaths. (1) There are significant racial/ethnic disparities in drowning rates. For example, African American children and youth ages 5–19 are 5.5 times more…

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Drowning Prevention

Distracted Driving among Teens: What We Know about It and How to Prevent It - May 2017

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Each day in the United States, more than 9 people are killed and over 1,000 are injured in crashes that are reported to involve a distracted driver. (1) The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that  in 2015 “Teens were the largest age group reported as distracted at the…

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Child Passenger Safety, Teen Driving Safety

Using Quality Improvement to Prevent Childhood Injuries: Strategies from the Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network - May 2017

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The Child Safety Collaborative Innovation and Improvement Network (CS CoIIN) uses continuous quality improvement, shared metrics, and real-time data to enable states and jurisdictions to implement and spread evidence-based child safety practices and programs. This webinar explained the purpose and…

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Cross-Cutting Strategies

Essentials for Childhood: Creating the Context for Healthy Children and Families Through Policies and Partnerships | ASTHO and CDC Webinar Series - Jan 2017

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1st Date: January 17, 2017, 1-2pm ET Meeting Room: http://astho.adobeconnect.com/efc/ Audio: 866-740-1260;  3185412#  Join ASTHO and CDC for the first webinar in a two part series to learn more about CDC's Essentials for Childhood framework and to hear from Boulder County Department of Public…

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Child Maltreatment

Preventing e-Cigarette Poisonings among Children and Youth: Policy and Practice - Dec 2016

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E-cigarette poisonings among children and youth remain a concern for health care providers, parents, poison specialists and others.  In the first 10 months of 2016, the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) received 1,292 reports of e-cigarette device and liquid nicotine exposures…

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Home Safety, Poison Prevention

Defending Childhood: Lessons Learned on Leadership, Social Change and Building Community - Oct 2016

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Please join Futures Without Violence for a dynamic conversation about the experiences of three communities working to address the complex social issue of children’s exposure to violence. Current and former Project Directors from the Defending Childhood Initiative will engage in a conversation about…

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Violence, Child Maltreatment, Teen Dating Violence

Understanding and Using Injury Cost Data in Your Prevention Efforts - Oct 2016

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Cost analyses add another dimension in setting priorities and are useful for comparing injury causes, assessing related health burden, and planning cost-effective prevention strategies. A recent analysis of 2010 cost data found that fatal and medically treated injuries resulted in nearly $30…

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Cross-Cutting Strategies

Bullying Prevention and Intervention - Sep 2016

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Join Catherine Bradshaw, Ph.D., M.Ed. and Daniel Flannery, Ph.D., members of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee on the Biological and Psychosocial Effects of Peer Victimization: Lessons for Bullying Prevention to learn about the findings, conclusions, and…

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Bullying Prevention

Bullying Prevention Law and Policy - Aug 2016

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On Wednesday, August 24th, Professor Jonathan Todres and Dr. Mark Hatzenbuehler, members of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee on the Biological and Psychosocial Effects of Peer Victimization: Lessons for Bullying Prevention, presented about a new report, …

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Bullying Prevention

Preventing Adolescent Dating Abuse: Research and Practice - Aug 2016

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In 2013, one in 10 adolescents reported being hit or physically hurt on purpose by a boyfriend or girlfriend at least once in the previous year. [1] Controlling and demanding behaviors often happen before violence occurs. Over time, these behaviors may become increasingly violent, and that violence…

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Teen Dating Violence

Consequences of Bullying - Jul 2016

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On July 28, 2016, Dr. Tracy Vaillancourt, member of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee on the Biological and Psychosocial Effects of Peer Victimization: Lessons for Bullying Prevention presented about a new report, Preventing Bullying Through Science, Policy,…

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Bullying Prevention

Tribal Injury Prevention: Successes & Challenges from the Tribal Injury Prevention Cooperative Agreement Program (TIPCAP) - Jun 2016

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While injuries were the leading cause of death among Americans ages 1 – 44 years in 2014, the burden was even higher among American Indian/Alaskan Native (AI/AN) people. (1)  The Indian Health Service (IHS) reports that AI/AN death rates for unintentional injuries (from 2007-2009) were 141 percent…

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Cross-Cutting Strategies

Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect to Create a World Where Every Child Can Thrive - May 2016

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Child abuse and neglect is any act or series of acts of commission (child abuse) or omission (child neglect) by a parent or other caregiver (e.g., clergy, coach, and teacher) that results in harm, potential for harm, or threat of harm to a child. According to the Centers for Disease Control and…

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Child Maltreatment

Playground Safety: Having Fun and Staying Safe - Apr 2016

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Play is an important part of childhood. Despite the improvements in playground equipment and surfacing and messages about the importance of supervision on playgrounds, 235,000 children are seen in U.S. hospital emergency rooms with injuries associated with playground equipment each year. Most…

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Playground Safety