The BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit invites anyone in the field of injury prevention to join our webinar presentations. Speakers from around the world make presentations on relevant topics related to injury prevention, with a focus on evidence-based information and new research.
Each year there are at least six one-hour presentations which include time for questions from participants.
Recreational Boating and Small Craft Safety
Dr. Tessa Clemens, PhD
Research Fellow, Centre for Global Child Health, SickKids Hospital (Toronto)
Thursday, May 17, 2018 | 10:00 to 11:00 AM PST
Bio: Dr. Tessa Clemens is a Research Fellow in the Centre for Global Child Health, SickKids Hospital. Her area of focus is pediatric injury surveillance. Tessa’s PhD research focused on the epidemiology and prevention of drowning in Canada, and the reporting and classification of drowning deaths worldwide. Tessa participated in the creation of the first Canadian Drowning Prevention Plan and is the author of numerous provincial and national drowning reports.