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Maine Assoc. of School Nurse logo2012 School Nurse Summer Institute: A Kaleidoscope of School Nurse Practice
July 24-26, 2012

Bates College, Lewiston, Maine

Institute Agenda

The following agenda lists the most up-to-date information available about conference sessions, times and presenters (in italics). Conference descriptions, locations and other details will follow.

  • REGISTRATION IS CLOSED

Tuesday, July 24

  • 7:30 - 11:30 a.m. Registration

Pre-Conference Sessions

  • 8:30-10:00 a.m. SLVC Special Invitation :  SLVC Billing Demonstration Project Facilitated Discussion, Muriel Littlefield, MSM, Lauren Ball, DO, MPH, Deputy State Epidemiologist, Maine CDC
  • 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. Kids and Insulin Pumps in the School Setting, for southern Maine counties ($15 charge, 40-participant limit - 8 Slots Open) Elizabeth Blades, RN, Mary Zamarripa, RN, CDE
  • 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. Diabetes Pumps Go to School, for northern Maine counties ($15 charge, 30-participant limit - 23 Slots Open), Rena Gels-Birch, RN
  • 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. CPR Recertification (15-participant limit), Christine M. Hey, RN
  • 8:45 - 9:45 a.m. Pre-school Vision and Hearing Guidelines, Nancy Dube, RN, MPH
  • 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Pre-school Vision and Hearing Guidelines, Nancy Dube, RN, MPH
  • 10:00-11:30 a.m. SLVC Special Invitation Session:  Target Clinics Facilitated Discussion, Muriel Littlefield, MSM, Lauren Ball, DO,  MPH, Maine CDC

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Networking Lunch in Bates Café

Introductory Sessions

  • 12:15 - 1:15 p.m. Keynote address: Getting in Touch with Breast Health - for life!, Mary Ann Nilan
  • 1:15 - 1:30 p.m. Welcome, Nancy Dube, RN, MPH, Lauren Ball, DO, MPH, Maine CDC

Afternoon Sessions

 

1:35 - 3:00 p.m.

  • SLVC: ImmPact Computer-Based Training (Beginning, participants assigned), Shawn Box
  • Gardens, Mandalas and Graffiti, Barbara Chisholm, RN
  • Motivational Interviewing, Kate Chichester

3:00 - 3:15 p.m. Break

3:15 - 4:45 p.m.

  • SLVC: ImmPact Computer-Based Training (Intermediate/advanced, participants assigned), Shawn Box
  • HeartMath Biofeedback, Barbara Chisholm, RN
  • Motivational Interviewing, Kate Chichester

5:00 p.m. Dinner on your own

Wednesday, July 25

  • 7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast – Pettengill Hall
  • 7:45 a.m. Introduction, Nancy Dube, RN, MPH

8:00 - 9:30 a.m. Morning Breakout Sessions - Phase I

  • Concussions in Maine Youth, Paul Berkner, D.D. FAAP Medical Director/Team Physician at Colby College
  • Bugs, Bugs, Bugs, Megan Saunders, MSPH, Epidemiologist, Maine CDC
  • Promoting Healthy Relationships: An Integrated Response to Intimate Partner Violence and Reproductive Coercion, Kini-Ana Tinkham, Destie Hohman Sprague
  • Celiac Disease, Jean Hammond
  • SLVC: ImmPact Computer-Based Training (Beginning, participants assigned), Shawn Box Assistant Director/ImmPact Program Manager
  • SLVC: Local Implementation Models (Facilitated Discussion) Lauren Ball, DO, MPH, Maine CDC
  • Project Aware from the Maine Youth Action Network, Carl Lakari

9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Break - Exhibitors

Morning Breakout Sessions - Phase II - 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

  • Raising Awareness of the Link Between Animal Cruelty and People Violence, Tonya DiMillo
  • Bugs, Bugs, Bugs, Megan Saunders, MSPH, Epidemiologist, Maine CDC
  • SLVC: Local Implementation Models (Facilitated Discussion) Lauren Ball, DO, MPH, Maine CDC
  • Social Media and Google Site Overviews for the School Nurse, Pat Endsley, MSN, RN
  • New Trends in Drug Abuse, Karen Simone,  PharmD, DABAT, FAACT, Director, Northern New England Poison Center
  • New England Poison Control, Karen Simone, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT, Director, Northern New England Poison Center
  • SLVC: ImmPact Computer-Based Training (Beginning, participants assigned), Shawn Box Assistant Director/ImmPact Program Manager
  • School Nurse's Role in the Healthcare Transition, Carol Orton, RN, BSN
  • Healthy Nutrition, Chanda Turner

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch - Exhibitors

12:30 - 2:00 p.m. General Session

  • Keep Shedding!, Kathy Dempsey

2:00 – 2:30 p.m. General Session

  • DOE and Maine CDC:  2012/2013 Influenza SLVC Program, Nancy Dube, RN, MPH, Lauren Ball, DO, MPH, Maine CDC

2:30 - 3:45 p.m. Afternoon Breakout Sessions

  • New Trends in Drug Abuse, Karen Simone PharmD, DABAT, FAACT, Director, Northern New England Poison Center
  • Social Media and Google Site Overviews for the School Nurse, Pat Endsley, MSN, RN
  • "I have this rash...": A Dermatology Review for the School Nurse, Linda Longbottom, MSN, ANP-BC, FNP-BC
  • Asthma School Survey/Toolkit, Jim Braddick, Health Program Manager
  • SLVC: ImmPact Computer-Based Training (Intermediate/advanced, participants assigned), Shawn Box Assistant Director/ImmPact Program Manager
  • Anaphylaxis in the School Setting, Marguerite A. Pennoyer, M.D., Bridgett Touchette-Emmons
  • Healthy Nutrition, Chanda Turner
  • Basics of Suicide Risk Assessment, Carrie Horne, MSPP
  • I am being evaluated by whom?  An Evaluation Tool for School Nurses designed by school nurses.  Marcia Mullen, RN BSN, NP

4:00 - 5:00 p.m. General Session

  • Networking with Your Public Health District

5:15 p.m.

  • Networking, Barbecue Dinner, Keynote speaker will join conference participants

Thursday, July 26

  • 7:30 – 8:00 a.m.  Registration – Pettengill Hall
  • 8:00 - 8:45 a.m. Maine Association of School Nurses General Membership Meeting

9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. General Sessions

  • 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Transgender Issues:  One Mother's Story, Sandy Lovell
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Project Aware - The Road Back:  The Voice of Youth about Teen Mental Health, Carl Lakari
  • 11:45 a.m. Bag Lunch
  • 12:00 - 1:15 p.m. SLVC – What Goes Around Comes Around, A review of vaccine delivery and VPD’s in Maine  Stephen D. Sears MD MPH, State Epidemiologist Maine CDC
  • 1:15 - 2:30 p.m. 504 Implications in the School Nurse Office, Nancy Dube, RN, MPH
  • 2:30 p.m. Wrap-up Evaluations, Certificates
  • 3:30 p.m. Adjourn

 

Updated 07/19/2012...wl