Safety Center For Health Care Professionals

Photo of Dr. Seshadri Balaji in a hallways with a patient's family member

The Tom Sargent Safety Center will work with you to make sure you, your staff and your patients have the resources you need to reduce childhood injuries. We will:

  • Accept formal or informal referrals
  • Train your staff and patients at your office
  • Connect you with professional education opportunities
  • Help you provide patients with advice and products

Refer a patient

Resources for patients

We can help you make sure your patients have the education and products they need to keep their children safe. Our Safety Resources page has brochures you can download, plus links to products at our nonprofit store.

Request a presentation

The Safety Center will tailor child safety presentations to your needs. We offer presentations to your staff and patients in a place convenient for you. Topics include community resources for child safety, and preventing injuries in infants and toddlers.

Schedule a presentation: Use our request form.

Training opportunities

We can connect you to child safety training, including through our community partners such as the Oregon Department of Transportation. Learn about ODOT’s child passenger safety training program.

Contact us with questions about other training opportunities.

Location and hours

The Tom Sargent Safety Resource Center is in Doernbecher's main lobby.

Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
700 S.W. Campus Drive
Portland, OR 97239
Map and directions

Hours: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays or by appointment.

Help us keep children safe