National Cribs for Kids Conference

National Cribs for Kids Conference

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Mark your calendars for the 8th National Cribs for Kids Conference, 25 Years – The Power of the Past and the Force of our Future, May 7th through the 10th, 2024. Centered around Community, Equity, Messaging, and Barriers to Change, our conference will bring together passionate experts, advocates, and professionals committed to creating a safer sleep environment for infants everywhere. The decision to maintain our virtual platform allows us to transcend geographical and financial boundaries, ensuring that individuals from diverse backgrounds can join us. Together, we will explore cutting-edge research, innovative community programming, upcoming awareness campaigns, and more as we forge a path toward a future where every child can sleep safely.

Conference Pricing

Early Registration – $250
(November 3, 2023 – March 15, 2024)

Late Registration – $300
(March 16, 2024 – May 3, 2024)

Exhibitor Registration – $500
(Full Conference Registration & Virtual Exhibitor Booth)

Sponsorship Opportunities Available
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Dates to Remember

Early Bird Registration Opens
Nov. 3, 2023

Early Bird Registration Ends
Mar. 15, 2024

Registration Closes
May 3, 2024

Conference Dates
May 7-10, 2024

May 7 -10, 2024

11 AM – 5 PM ET

Conference Format:


Important Dates to Remember

Conference Pricing

Early Registration – $250
(November 3, 2023 – March 1, 2024)

Late Registration – $300
(March 1, 2024 – May 3, 2024)

Exhibitor Registration – $500
(Full Conference Registration & Virtual Exhibitor Booth)

Sponsorship Opportunities Available
View Here

Submit an Abstract

We cordially invite you to contribute to the 8th National Cribs for Kids Conference by submitting abstracts for presentation. This one-of-a-kind Infant Safe Sleep Conference revolves around Equity, Community, Messaging, and Barriers to Change. We welcome abstracts highlighting research findings, successful initiatives, awareness campaigns, and innovative approaches to infant safe sleep. Whether you are an esteemed academic, a dedicated advocate, or a professional with valuable expertise, your insights are invaluable in shaping a safer future for our little ones. Share your knowledge with an audience of fellow change-makers and help foster collaborative efforts toward creating safer sleep for infants. Abstract submissions will be accepted until January 17, 2024, at 5 PM ET.

Thank you to our 2022 sponsors!

Continuing Education

Cribs for Kids intends to provide continuing education for the following professions:

  • Social Work
  • Nursing
  • Coroner/M.E.

Nursing Continuing Education

Cribs for Kids and the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing are collaborating to provide nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) contact hours for the educational activity entitled 7th National Cribs for Kids Conference. Nurses completing the entire activity and the evaluation tool may be awarded a maximum of 19.50 NCPD contact hours. The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • The conference is 100% virtual and will be hosted through the Cvent platform.

  • Your registration fee includes access to all 4 days of the conference, networking discussion groups, recordings of presentations (with presenter permission) after the conference, and more.

  • Due to evolving expectations for nursing and social work continuing education, combined with increased administrative and financial barriers, Cribs for Kids is unable to provide continuing education credits for this year’s conference.

    At the conclusion of the conference, for those who indicated an interest in earning CEs, Cribs for Kids can suggest other training options specific to infant safe sleep education that provide credit. Alternatively, Cribs for Kids can provide you with an official certificate of attendance and a copy of the final agenda, which you can submit to your licensure to determine if they will grant credit.

    To receive the list of safe sleep trainings and/or to receive your official certificate of attendance, please send an email to after the conclusion of the conference.

    Thank you in advance for your understanding.

  • Cribs for Kids offers multiple payment options for your convenience. While credit card payments can be made directly through the registration platform Cvent, we also welcome payments via check. To register using a non-credit card payment method, simply proceed with your registration as usual and choose your preferred alternative payment option during checkout.

    For those opting to pay via purchase order, please forward it to us at

    Following registration, all non-credit card payment methods will automatically receive an invoice via email. This invoice will be addressed to the individual listed on the registration or to the purchaser of a group registration. Should you have any inquiries or require further assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us at the provided email address.

  • Cancellation Policy for the 8th National Cribs for Kids Conference:

    1. Full Refund: Cancellations made on or before April 7, 2024, one month prior to the conference start date, will be eligible for a 100% refund.
    2. Partial Refund: Cancellations made between April 8, 2024, and April 23, 2024, falling within one month to two weeks before the event, will be eligible for a 50% refund.
    3. No Refund: Cancellations made after April 23, 2024, two weeks before the event, will not be eligible for a refund.
    4. Registration Transfer: Attendees may transfer their registration to another person within the same organization at any time, subject to prior notification and approval, at no charge.


Andrea Wilson at or 412-322-5680 ext. 4