Online Grand Rounds and Video Library

Protect Kids, Not Guns: The Pediatrician’s Role in Preventing Firearm Fatalities

Objectives and Disclosures

Participants will be able to:

  1. Analyze the epidemiology of firearm violence.
  2. Assess areas for advocacy related to firearm injury prevention.
  3. Outline how doctors can talk to families about firearms.

Planners disclose they have no relevant financial relationships. Speaker discloses: receives royalty from Spring Nature as Co-Editor of Pediatric Firearm Injuries and Fatalities. All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.


Eric Fleegler, MD, MPH, FAAP
Boston Children’s Hospital, Division of Emergency Medicine; Director, Sedation Service; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School



Seattle Children’s is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Seattle Children’s designates this online educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the criteria for up to 1 hour of Category I CME credit to satisfy the relicensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.

Videos are available for only one year after posting.

If you wish to receive Category I CME credit for viewing this Provider Grand Rounds session, please complete the evaluation form. Upon completion of the form you will receive an auto-reply email that will serve as the only confirmation of your CME credit. Please keep the email for your records.