Shaken Baby Syndrome: WORKING TOGETHER. PREVENTING THE TRAGEDY
Join us for an inspiring and meaningful conversation about addressing this major problem.The forum will feature an incredible panel of experts and parents who have lost a child to shaken baby syndrome.
Dr. Mark Dias, the country’s preeminent expert in efforts to prevent shaken baby syndrome, neurosurgeon and professor at Pennsylvania State University
Dr. Ron Barr, highly regarded international scholar and author of the prevention program “Period of Purple Crying”
Debbie Eappen, mother of a son lost to Shaken Baby Syndrome and ophthalmologist
Darryl Gibbs, father of a daughter lost to Shaken Baby Syndrome and national parent advocate Introduction by
Marilyn Barr, founder and executive director, National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome
Moderated by Anita Ford Saunders, principal of AFS Communications and host on CPTV
Thursday, April 16
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Light Supper and Forum
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
600 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103
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For information, call 860.418.8763.
With special thanks to Clear Channel, Inc, The CT Forum, Drs. John Leventhal and Kirsten Bechtel, Yale NH Hospital, Drs. Nina Livingston and Skip Berrien, CT Children's Medical Center and St. Francis Hospitals. Funding for the Forum provided by the Administration on Children and Families, HHS and private donors.