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Please email a copy of your posting, specifying its duration (30, 60, or 90 days), to webmaster@nysasn.org. Once your payment has been received, we will post your event announcement.

 

Confidence at School and in the Classroom

Did you miss our popular webinar, Confidence in the Classroom? Now’s your chance to join us. This free webinar is designed to support you in helping your students or campers with epilepsy manage episodes of frequent seizures anytime, anywhere.1

Register today to learn more about VALTOCO® (diazepam nasal spray) CIV––the only nasal spray seizure rescue for people with epilepsy ages 6 and older who experience episodes of frequent seizures.

Webinar Details

Secure your spot for this exclusive presentation, Confidence in the Classroom, by selecting your preferred date and time:

Tuesday, July 26, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET and Tuesday, August 9, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET:

Beck Reyes, MSN, CPNP, CNRN
Faculty Lecturer, UCLA School of Nursing
Nurse Practitioner, Division of Pediatric Neurology
UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital
Los Angeles, CA

Tuesday, August 2, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM ET and Thursday, August 4, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET:

Julie Socha, RN, PNP
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Pediatric Epilepsy Program
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with important log-in information. This webinar features insights on:

  • Managing episodes of frequent seizures in the school setting and beyond
  • Role of seizure action plans and medication
  • Updated VALTOCO long-term safety clinical data
  • New resources for school nurses

Advocate for THE COMPASSIONATE CHOICE for your students or campers.

CLICK HERE FOR PROGRAM DATES AND DETAILS:
https://valtocowebinars.com/schoolnurse/

Understanding the Spectrum of Childhood Encephalitis Including PANDAS and PANS

February 22, 2022

Presented by PANDAS Network and Northwell Health
www.pandasnetwork.org
https://www.northwell.edu/neurosciences

This course provides 6.5 ANCC contact hours for nurse continuing education. 

This conference will focus on the pathological mechanisms that can cause autoimmune encephalitis, a disease of the central nervous system, and the methods of diagnosis and treatment. The conference will focus on emerging basic science evidence and clinical treatment approaches for, PANDAS, PANS and seronegative encephalitis will be discussed together with best practices surrounding the complex diagnosis and treatment of these diseases. Discussions will include a review of the troubling overlap of mental illness diagnostic challenges of PANS and other autoimmune encephalitides for all medical professionals, especially Neurologists and Psychiatrists, will be discussed and strategies for future directions in improved diagnostic methods will be considered. This activity brings together a multi-disciplinary approach to a new field of medicine and will consider best practices from various specialties.

For additional information visit https://pandasnetwork.org/upcoming-events/.
Contact Belinda Spatola at bspatola@northwell.edu with questions.

Registration Information

Download conference brochure

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

Educational Resource Opportunity

NCMEC CONNECT is the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children’s new online training platform! NCMEC CONNECT is your virtual gateway to on-demand training, resources, and best practices related to missing and exploited children!

Register today to access free training, virtual discussions, and resources about online child safety, prevention, family support services, and how you can better protect the children in your community.

To access NCMEC CONNECT, please click this link to make your connection: https://connect.missingkids.org/?referral=nyro. Remember, our NCMEC resources are free of charge! For questions, please email training@ncmec.org or call 703 838-8385.

 

#Think,Check,Correct

NYS Center for School Health’s #Think,Check,Correct campaign is not limited to only the present pandemic but applies to best practices in finding, evaluating, and using health information as a life skill. It’s more important than ever for every school nurse to be a source for current, reliable information to those they serve. This campaign aligns with and supports the: NASN Framework for 21st Century School Nursing Practice. All school nurses are urged to take this pledge by going to #ThinkCheckCorrect.

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation offers accredited learning for healthcare professionals.

Learn the latest information and newest trends in managing T1D from JDRF. Click here for information.

 

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago is
pleased to offer a new online course:
Comprehensive Concussion Education for School Nurses

This is a free course if taken without the 2 CE credits. Choose the free link as indicated below.

Increasing public awareness and the development of state legislation related to concussions have created a need for school nurses to be competent in recognizing and managing concussions in the school setting. Do you feel comfortable with your knowledge around concussions and how to care for a child that may have experienced this injury? If you would like to learn more about concussions and the most recent recommendations on returning students to learning and sports, this is a great opportunity.

A team of healthcare providers at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago has developed a Nurse Concussion Course that will cover many important aspects of managing a concussion in the school setting.

The course includes eight modules:
1. Concussion Etiology
2. Concussion Epidemiology
3. Long-term Effects
4. General Concussion Treatment
5. Return to Learn Protocol
6. Return to Sports and Return to Play Protocol
7. Healthcare Provider Roles
8. Concussion Policies.

This course can be purchased for education credits (2.0) or taken for free without credit.

Disclosure
This educational activity’s planners, faculty, authors and content reviewers have indicated that they have no conflicts of interest. This event has received no commercial support or sponsorship.

Accreditation & Credit Designation Statements
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91). Activity #21972

Nursing Continuing Education
Nurses can earn 2.00 Contact Hour for completing the entire course.

How to register:
To access the course for educational credit, please follow this link to register online
(Please note there is a $25 fee to receive credit).

To access the course for free without credit, please follow this link to view the materials.

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago also offers a free online training module for school administrators and teachers on return to learn. This free 30-minute presentation provides age-specific academic accommodations that can be helpful during recovery from a concussion and tips for how to implement them.

Contact Us
If you have any questions, contact us at concussion@luriechildrens.org

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