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  • 01/15/2014 - 01:34

    OPENPediatrics, an innovative web-based educational platform, is planning to launch new content and curricula in 2014.

    The application will continue to focus on critical care pediatric medicine, but will branch out this year to include new topics and specialties, and to incorporate more educational material from international experts.

    OPENPediatrics is using this web-based material to augment traditional medical education, by allowing clinicians to access relevant information for their training electronically and on their own time. The staff of OPENPediatrics recently learned of a physician in Israel who used knowledge gained from these training videos to help save a child’s life.

  • 12/31/2013 - 23:05

    Thanks in part to the support of our beta users, who provided great interest in and feedback about OPENPediatrics, the program has made considerable progress since its launch in 2012, and particularly over the last year. As 2013 comes to a close, we wanted to share with you the successes we have experienced over the past 12 months.

  • 10/22/2013 - 22:53

    The program directors of OPENPediatrics have been invited to present the project at numerous conferences worldwide. Below is a list of conferences at which OPENPediatrics was presented:

    International Presentations:


    OPENPediatrics: Harnessing the Power of the Internet to Improve the Care of Children Worldwide
    Arab Health 2013 Conference
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    OPENPediatrics: Harnessing the Power of the Internet to Improve the Care of Children Worldwide
    Xiaoxiang International Symposium of Pediatrics
    Hunan Children's Hospital
    Changsha, China


    OPENPediatrics: Harnessing the Power of the Internet to Improve the Care of Children Worldwide
    2012 Saudi Critical Care Society Conference
    Dammam, Saudi Arabia

  • 05/24/2013 - 22:21

    Join us for the next World Shared Practices event on Tuesday, May 28th 2013, entitled Low Cardiac Output State & Airway Management. In this video, Dr. Peter Laussen will discuss recognition, management approaches, and airway management considerations of low cardiac output state in the pediatric patient. This talk addresses the following topics:

  • 09/13/2012 - 04:40

    OPENPediatrics™ only opened in beta several weeks ago, and already we are having an impact on the education of the next generation of clinicians. Clinicians in hospitals that span more than 20 countries across six continents are continuing their medical education with OPENPediatrics, gaining crucial skills that they will use to enhance the quality of care provided to ill children in their home nations, and sharing knowledge with one another on the care of sick kids.

    Learn more about the training available through OPENPediatrics.

  • 09/13/2012 - 04:38

    Our vision with OPENPediatrics™ is to create a comprehensive resource for educating healthcare providers around the world on general principles and optimal practice in the diagnosis and care of critically ill children all over the world.

    While OPENPediatrics already offers over 130 videos ranging from status epilepticus to endotracheal tube suctioning, we're only just beginning. Here is a sneak peak into the content that we plan to develop over the next 12 months: