Giving Careers Education
NOT ENDURING: Screening for Heat Stress in Young Athletes and Workers

Dr. Ramphal will discuss the epidemiology, signs, and symptoms of heat stress and share strategies for early detection and prevention.   

Learning Objectives:
  • Review the epidemiology of heat stress in the pediatric population
  • Review the signs and symptoms of heat stress
  • Describe how heat stress susceptible individuals can be detected early
  • Identify how to accommodate individuals who are prone to heat stress
  • Discuss how to prevent heat stress in all populations
Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Registered Nurses, Healthcare Professionals
Duration: 1.00 hour(s)
There are currently no scheduled events. Please contact Education at 682-885-4170.
Accreditation Statement(s):
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Cook Children's Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

This activity provides 1.0 contact hours.  You must attend the activity in its entirety and complete and return the evaluation tool.

ANCC has a toll free number (1-866-262-9730) you can call to report any bias, conflicts of interest, concerns, compliments, or opinions related to this activity, or to share insight on the overall process.