grand rounds - fostering wellness for families of children with chronic disorders in pediatric practice
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 | 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Fostering wellness for families of children with chronic disorders in pediatric practice
Thomas F. Boat, MD-Dean Emeritus and Professor of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati; Director, CF WELL, Division of Pulmonary Medicine , Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
- Recognize the prevalence and negative impact of parent and family stress when a child is diagnosed with a disabling or life-threating disorder.
- Identify specific contributors to family stress under these circumstances.
- Explore opportunities and barriers for mitigation of this stress in a pediatric chronic care model.
- Review a small but growing body of evidence concerning the feasibility and outcomes of interventions for family stress.