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Presented in collaboration with First 5 San Bernardino, Safe Kids Inland Empire, and Loma Linda University Children’s Health.
This is a dual-topic workshop covering best practices for the safety of young babies.
Abusive Head Trauma
Abusive head trauma (which includes shaken baby syndrome) is a severe form of child abuse that results in brain injury. Learn about the effects of abusive trauma and how to prevent it.
Presenter: Dr. Tanya Minasian, D.O.
Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital
Safe Sleep for Babies
Sadly, there are approximately 3,500 sleep-related deaths among babies each year in the US. This workshop will explain the safe sleep practices recommended for babies by the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Presenter: Beatriz Vasquez
Health Education Specialist II, Department of Public Health Family Health Services