27th Annual Care of the School-Aged Child in the Community Conference

Saturday, April 12, 2014

7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Purpose and Content

The 27th Annual Care of the School-Aged Child in the Community Conference aims to address the education-related needs of school nurses identified on the 2012 Children’s School Health Needs Assessment.

Who Should Attend?

School nurses and other community-based nurses supporting pediatric health should attend.

Accreditation

Children's Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Contact hours will be awarded.

Registration Fees

The conference will include breakfast, lunch and breaks to support networking opportunities for attendees.

$60 – Children's Employee Admission  
$75 – Conference Attendees (non-Children's employee admission) 
$150 – Vendor: Option 1 
$250 – Vendor: Option 2 
$50 – Vendor: Nonprofit

Vendor: Option 1 – Vendor display fee (all-day conference display privileges with setup starting at 7 a.m.)

Vendor: Option 2 – Vendor display fee (all-day conference display privileges with setup starting at 7 a.m.) and includes corporate logo printed in conference booklet

Vendor: Nonprofit – Vendor display fee (all-day conference display privileges with setup starting at 7 a.m.)

For more information, contact Victoria Criscione at  victoria.criscione@childrens.com or call 214-456-0444.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

No refunds.

Conference Location

Region 10 Educational Service Center 
Abrams Location 
904 Abrams Road 
Richardson, Texas 75081 
www.region10.org
Directions

Speakers & Lectures

Too Sweet: Diabetes Technology and School Day Care
Marilyn Cox, RN, MSN, CDE, BC-ADM 

Chronic Pediatric Pulmonary Conditions
Brennan Lewis, RN, CPNP-PC, CPNP-AC 

Concussion in Children – Recognition and Advocacy
Wendy Goodwin, MD 

Social Media and Adolescent Emergencies in the School Setting
Jane LeVieux, PhD, RN 

Staying on The Road to Recovery: Information School Nurses Need to Know About IHP, 504, and OHI
Brooke Soard, M.Ed. and Linda McCowen, BA 

How to Prepare for the Unexpected
Amy Howard, RN, BSN