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On June 8 the Hospiten Group hosted the IV Pediatrics Conference on Childhood Accidents - prevention and initial response.

Posted on 31-10-2012

On Friday, June 8 the 'IV Pediatrics Conference' was held at the Hotel Silken Atlantida in Santa Cruz de Tenerife - the 4-hour  conference was attended by about 170 people. The event was inaugurated by Dr Pedro Luis Cobiella Suarez, president of the Hospiten Group. The aim of the conference, directed by Dr Maria Asuncion Gaspar, was to advise parents on how to act in the case of a child having an accident and on how to prevent accidents in children.

The conference, aimed at parents, those in charge of children and professionals in the field, covered the following topics: burns, knocks and falls, poisoning and road accidents, was informative and practical to help prevent accidents and to know what to do the moment they happen.

Conferences of this kind reinforce the Hospiten Group’s commitment to keeping the general public and professionals informed about subjects of interest in the field of healthcare and endorsing training, teaching and research activities.

The Hospiten Group is an international healthcare network committed to providing top quality service, with over 40 years’ experience and sixteen private medical-hospital centers in Spain, the Dominican Republic, Mexico and Jamaica, and which attends over a million patients a year from all over the world and employs more than 3,200 people.