With funding from the Children’s Trust Fund, the Department of Social Services (DSS) – Missouri State Technical Assistance Team (STAT) Child Fatality Review Program is providing their 2008 annual training at 17 locations across the state beginning July 9. These one-day sessions will provide updated and useful information on the following topics of interest:
-Child Fatality Review Program updates and 2007 data
-Converting data into meaningful prevention strategies
-Understanding and investigating SIDS-type infant deaths
-Multidisciplinary investigation of abusive head trauma (Shaken Baby Syndrome).
Training is free to all participants and is open to the entire child protection community. Seating is limited, so early registration is encouraged! Register online or call (573) 751-5980 for further information.