Bullying is far too common and has serious health consequences for children who are bullied and children who bully. Health care providers can play a critical role in identifying and preventing bullying. In this session, you will hear about the prevalence and health consequences of bullying, about tools and strategies to respond and how health care providers can become part of the solution.
When: September 27, 2011
Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm PST, 2:00–3:00 EST
Dr. Robert W. Block, MD, FAAP
President-elect American Academy of Pediatrics
Stephanie Bryn, MPH
Director, Injury and Violence Prevention
Health Resources and Services Administration
Stop Bullying Now Campaign
Marci Hertz, PhD
Division of Adolescent and School Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Webinar is hosted by the National Health Collaborative on Violence and Abuse: (NHCVA). NHCVA is an independent organization of over 25 professional health organizations dedicated to advancing the nation's efforts to prevent and to address the health harms of violence and abuse.