Status
Active
Code
2080C0008X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Child Abuse Pediatrics
A Child Abuse Pediatrician serves as a resource to children, families and communities by accurately diagnosing abuse; consulting with community agencies on child safety; providing expertise in courts of law; treating consequences of abuse and neglect; directing child abuse and neglect prevention programs and participating on multidisciplinary teams investigating; and managing child abuse cases. Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2009 [7/1/2009: definition added]