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The Gulf 7 - Pediatric Disaster Network (G7) is dedicated to developing and implementing educational tools and resources for hospitals, healthcare providers, healthcare coalitions in the Gulf Coast Region.

Pediatric Preparedness for the Healthcare Professional

Multiple Locations

This 2-day, 15-hour course will be a standardized, national-level pediatric disaster training focused on emergency management, public health, clinical preparedness, and resiliency and recovery. At the successful completion of the course, participants will recognize components necessary to developing a comprehensive community and facility plan designed to improve pediatric clinical and post disaster resilience.

This course will be provided free of cost to participants!


  • CME: Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
    This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
  • CNE: Texas Children’s Hospital is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This NCPD activity awards up to 15 contact hours.
  • EMS CE: Educational credits for EMS Providers are being pursued for approval by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) through Provider #01828 TEEX: 200 Technology Way, College Station, TX.
Course Dates Location Venue Registration Link Course Flyer

April 10-11, 2024

Puerto Rico (Guaynabo)

Negociado de Emergencias Médicas

Registration Closed

Registration Closed

May 15-16, 2024

Georgia (Atlanta)

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Ashrae Building
(1575 NE Expressway, Atlanta, GA 30329)

Registration Link-Georgia Course

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June 12-13, 2024

Alabama (Prattville)

Alabama Department of Public Health
(208 Legends Court Prattville, AL 36066)

Registration Link-Alabama Course

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July 23-24, 2024

Louisiana (Shreveport)

Willis-Knighton South
(2510 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport, LA, 71118)

Registration Link- Louisiana Course

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August 13-14, 2024

Florida (Orlando)

Winnie Palmer Hospital
(83 W. Miller St, Orlando, FL, 32806)

Registration Link-Florida Course

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September 4-5, 2024

Texas (Austin)

Texas Children's Hospital, North Austin Campus

Registration Link- Texas Course

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October 1-2, 2024

Mississippi (Jackson)

Children's of Mississippi
(2500 North State St, Jackson, MS, 39216)

Registration Link-Mississippi Course

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