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Child Maltreatment and Duty to Report

August 31, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Dr. Weiler’s talk will discuss the prevalence and epidemiology of child maltreatment in the world, Canada, and Saskatchewan. It will also address some red flags and common child maltreatment presentations. He will review the duty to report legislation and practical steps for making a report.

Details

Date:
August 31, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Type:

Organizer

Megan Clark
Phone:
306-651-4304
Email:
mclark@skprevention.ca

Presenter

Dr. William Weiler
About:

Dr. William Weiler is a pediatrician in Saskatchewan and an assistant professor at the University of Saskatchewan, College of Medicine. Dr. Weiler provides child maltreatment assessment services at the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital in Saskatoon. His presentation will focus on child maltreatment in Canada and Saskatchewan. In addition, Dr. Weiler will present information about the Saskatchewan Child Abuse Protocol, focusing on the duty to report suspected abuse.

Details

Date:
August 31, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Type:

Organizer

Megan Clark
Phone:
306-651-4304
Email:
mclark@skprevention.ca

Presenter

Dr. William Weiler
About:

Dr. William Weiler is a pediatrician in Saskatchewan and an assistant professor at the University of Saskatchewan, College of Medicine. Dr. Weiler provides child maltreatment assessment services at the Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital in Saskatoon. His presentation will focus on child maltreatment in Canada and Saskatchewan. In addition, Dr. Weiler will present information about the Saskatchewan Child Abuse Protocol, focusing on the duty to report suspected abuse.

Saskatchewan Prevention Institute