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Saskatchewan Child Abuse Protocol: Your Duty to Report Suspected Abuse

August 31, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Dr. Weiler’s talk discusses the prevalence and epidemiology of child maltreatment in the world, Canada, and Saskatchewan. He describes the role of a medical assessment in the context of a child maltreatment investigation. In addition, Dr. Weiler addresses some red flags and common child maltreatment presentations. Finally, he reviews the duty to report legislation and practical steps for making a report.

Details

Date:
August 31, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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.

Details

Date:
August 31, 2021
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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.

Saskatchewan Prevention Institute