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Pediatric to Adult Health Transition for Adolescents with Medical Complexity: The Role of Family and Social Determinants of Health

June 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Youth with serious illness are increasingly moving into adolescence and young adulthood. The process of pediatric-to-adult transition and the experiences of youth and their families during this transition has not been fully explored. In this webinar, we will review evidence to date on the pediatric-to-adult health transition for adolescent and young adults with serious illnesses and describe potential impacts of social determinants of health.

1.Describe potential impacts of Social Determinants of Health on pediatric-to-adult health transition

2. Discuss how families are both a determinant of health and affected by social determinants of health during pediatric-to-adult health transition

3. Consider the relevance of Social Determinants of Comfort to the care of youth and their families across the pediatric-to-adult health transition trajectory


June 20
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm