Safeguarding Our Students

  • 09 Apr 2016
  • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • SERESC 29 Commerce Dr. Bedford NH


  • The New Hampshire School Nurses' Association is pleased to provide members with quality continuing education. Your yearly dues help us accomplish that.

Registration is closed

  6.25 Contact Hours

 Breakfast and Lunch    Included

 Many vendors / exhibitors 

Sponsored by NH Division of PHHS - Lead Poisoning Prevention


8:00-8:20 Registration, Vendors & Breakfast

8:20-8:30 Welcome and Announcements

8:30-9:30 Naloxone in the Health Office: Are You Ready? Review of policies and standing order requirements for school nurses, hands on training.

Nancy Wells MS RN NCSN. School Nurse Coordinator, Office of Student Wellness, DOE

9:30 -9:45 Break/Vendors

09:45-10:30 School Violence and Student Safety: Protecting Medically Fragile Students During Active Shooter Situations Overview of changing trends regarding active shooter situations. Officer Rory Bohanan SRO SAU #34

10:30-12:00 Childhood Lead Poisoning in NH : What School Nurses Need to Know

Gail Gettens, MS ECMP

12:00-1:00 Lunch, Vendors, NHSNA Annual meeting, School Nurse of the Year presentation, Election of Officers.

1:00-2:00 When the Nurses Bathroom is not Enough: Promoting Healthy Outcomes for LGBTQ Students  -- Jeff Perrotti, MA

2:00-2:15 Break/Exhibitors

2:15-3:15 When the Nurses Bathroom is not Enough: Promoting Healthy Outcomes for LGBTQ Students (cont.) Jeff Perrotti, MA

3:15-4:15 5 Protective Factors for Building Strong Families

Keryn Bernard- Kriegl, MA New Hampshire Children’s Trust

4:15-4:30 Evaluations, Raffles, Adjourn

Why should you attend?

·        Networking!  Meet other school nurses from across New Hampshire.

·        Raffles!  We'll be giving away door prizes AND a one year paid membership to NHSNA ($45 value)

·        Vendors!  On site will be SNAP, Mom's Clean Air Force, Mylan Inc., Screening for Mental Health, Planned Parenthood of Northern NE, NH Immunizations Program, Well Sense Health Plan, NH Children's Trust

·        Naloxone Kits will be distributed.

·        Meet and Greet NH DOE School Health Coordinator Nancy Wells MS, RN, NCSN

·        School Nurse of the Year will be announced

·        NHSNA will hold their annual meeting and elect new officers for 2016 - 2018

We hope to see you there!  Register online at

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