Making a Family Plan for Fire Safety – Robert Cole, PhD, president, Fireproof Children/Prevention First and Assistant Professor of Nursing at the University of Rochester shares with the viewer all the elements of creating an effective plan for escaping a house fire. Our thanks to the City of Rochester and Monroe County for creating the video used in this introduction. This is a must-see for any parent of young children. Time 33 minutes.
Join pediatrician Dr. Elizabeth Murray as she discusses all elements of installing the proper car seat for your baby or young child. With her are Officer Kris Runyon of the Rochester Police Department and Deanna King of “cynicalmother.com.” This in-depth discussion is loaded with information and tips on choosing and installing the proper car seat for your little one.Description
Introduction to Lead Poisoning – Everything you need to know about lead poisoning. Host Joseph Hill, Communication Director for the Coalition to Prevent Lead Poisoning interviews a variety of experts and victims as he explores the many-layered topic of lead, its effects on children and how to prevent it. This one-hour special addresses all aspects of this community danger. His guests include; Ralph Spezio from the University of Rochester’s Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Dr. David Broadbent, retired pediatrician, Julie Simmons, parent of a child with high lead levels, parent Johnny Burkhardt, Jamie Barclay, MS/CAS, Educational Director, Rochester Real Estate Investors Club, Dionne Woodley, RD, CLC and WIC Dietician, Edwin Agron, ABC, Lead Resource Center and George Lyke (In Memoriam) NYS Health Department. Time – 60 minutes.
Join Kate McArdle, Environmental Education Coordinator at the Child Care Council Inc. in Rochester, New York as she interviews Katie Kelly, Project Coordinator for Clean and Healthy New York and Dr. Emily Barrett, Assistant Professor at the University of Rochester Medical Center as they discuss how to reduce toxins in child care settings.
Join Professor Jim Coffey as he explores fire safety for children with pediatrician Dr. Sarah Henry from the Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong in Rochester, New York. 22 Minutes