Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Calling All School Nurses!


The Epilepsy Association of Utah is hosting a “Managing Students with Seizures” training program.

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, April 3, 2013 - The National Association of School Nurses and the Colorado chapter of the Epilepsy Foundation have extended an invitation to the Epilepsy Association of Utah and Utah School Nurses to participate in a training for school nurses in managing students with seizures.  


The training will be held on Saturday, April 27th 2013 from 10:30 am until 2:00 pm at the Huntsman Education Auditorium in Salt Lake City's LDS Hospital.  When you attend, you will learn several things; The impact of seizures on learning and behavior; Current treatment options and their side effects; Simple strategies for creating a more positive and supportive environment; Critical issues related to medication administration and delegation; Key components of a seizure action plan; Appropriate first aid for all seizure types; the essential elements of seizure training for school personnel; steps you can take now to help maximize educational and developmental opportunities for students with seizures.  With this training comes lunch, a presentation toolkit, and 3.2 CEUs through NASN.  

Space is limited so please register for the Managing Students with Seizures training with the Epilepsy Association of Utah today!  Click here to fill out the online registration form, or copy and paste the following URL: 

Please submit your registration and payment by Friday, April 19, 2013.   

Contact: Holly E. Ferrin
Phone: (801) 931-9629

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