Child Life Specialists: From Play Ladies to Professionals
(Conferences / Seminars / Lectures)
Pediatric Grand Rounds presented by: Yakov Sigal, MD
Assoc. Professor and Pediatrician, Division Chief, General Pediatrics
College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University
Jodi Winsett, Certified Child Life Specialist
Kelly Hebert, BA, Certified Life Specialist
At the end of the activity, the participants will be better able to:
1. Describe the role and responsibilities of a Child Life Specialist
2. Recognize the benefits of a Child Life program
3. Understand how meeting psychosocial issues of children may improve patient outcomes
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Michigan State University and Sparrow. Michigan State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Michigan State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)(TM). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The target audience for this presentation includes department faculty, pediatric residents, medical students and community physicians.
No commercial support was obtained for this activity and potential conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to the educational activity to assure independence and balance of content. Conflicts, if any, will be disclosed prior to the start of the educational activity.