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2013 Forging New Frontiers:
Meeting the New Challenges in Childhood Injury Prevention

Injury Free Coalition for Kids®
18th Annual Conference

Forging New Frontiers, the annual conference of Injury Free Coalition for Kids®, has become a valuable meeting to foster collaborative research, develop best practices and address challenges in the field of injury prevention.

The objectives of the 2013 Annual Conference are to provide participants with an opportunity to:

Call for Abstracts

Abstract deadline has been extended to June 15, 2013!

Injury Free Coalition for Kids® is accepting abstracts for the 2013 Forging New Frontiers Conference to be held November 8th-10th at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

All abstracts on the topics of intentional and unintentional injury prevention will be considered for podium presentation. Presented abstracts may be invited by the Program Committee to submit to a supplement edition of the Journal of Trauma, Infection and Critical Care.

Three types of Abstracts will be accepted:

Submitted abstracts should be no more than 500 words total. The abstract body should include the following sections:


Failure to follow abstract instructions may be cause for rejection. Abstracts will be acknowledged electronically within 48 hours. If you do not receive acknowledgement, then your abstract has not been received. For those and other questions, please call 816-651-7777.

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and The Injury Free Coalition for Kids. Cincinnati Children's is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Disclosure Statement

Cincinnati Children's requires all clinical recommendations to be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine and all scientific research referred to, reported or used in support of or justification of patient care recommendations conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis. All faculty will be required to complete a financial disclosure statement prior to the conference and to disclose to the audience any significant financial interest and/or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services discussed in his/her presentation and/or commercial contributor(s) of this activity.

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