Child Maltreatment Conference

12th Annual Pittsburgh Conference on Child Maltreatment

April 27-28, 2017
Child Advocacy Center at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

The Twelfth Annual Conference promises another exciting two days of nationally known presenters, innovative ideas, educational sessions and networking.

At the Child Advocacy Center at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, it is our mission to protect children and promote healthy families. We strive to accomplish this mission by adhering to standards of excellence in assessment of child maltreatment and in medical care of vulnerable children. We also work in collaboration with and in support of the efforts of other child protection professionals, by providing acute and primary medical care, case management, medical consultations, court testimony and SCAN and multidisciplinary team meetings.

Thursday Keynote Speaker

Mary Clyde Pierce, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Northwestern University
Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Friday Keynote Speaker

Benzion Weignot


  • Ethics
  • Medical Evaluations
  • Impact of Trauma on the Brain


Learn more about the conference sessions

Register now for the Twelfth Annual Maltreatment Conference