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    2017 Public Health in Schools Conference

    Tuesday, July 18, 2017
    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.

    Presentations Now Available from the 2015 Public Health in Schools Conference

    Nurse Conference Photo 1Nurse Conference Photo 3Nurse Conference Photo 2

    Thank you to everyone who joined us at the 3rd Annual School Nurse Conference!

    It was an wonderful opportunity to discuss public health issues relevant to school-aged children, network with local school nurses, and learn more about services and support offered by Pima County Health Department. WE hope you will all join us again next year! Be on the look out for information early next year about the 2016 Conference!!

    Please find presentations from the 2015 conference below:



    Allergic Disease in Children Dr. Ashish Mathur, Banner University of Arizona Medical Center
    Rash Decisions Dr. Tien Nguyen, Banner University of Arizona Medical Center
    Where Do I Start? Hazard-Based Preparedness

    School Hazards Assessment and Risk Matrix Index
    Andrew D'Entremont, Pima County Office of Emergency Management
    Resettlement 101: How Refugees Navigate Healthcare in Tucson Christy Danahey, International Rescue Committee
    Medical Service Project: Connecting Children to Care Sherri Warren, Arizona Academy of Pediatrics AZ Chapter 
    Influenza and You Babs Johnson, PCHD
    Bed Bugs Peter Warren, Pima County Cooperative Extension
    Immunization Exemptions: Should we be Concerned? Dr. Beth Jacobs, University of Arizona MEZCOPH
    Concussions in School-age Children: The Essentials Dr. Hirsch Handmaker, The CACTIS Foundation
    For questions, please email Anissa Taylor at anissa.taylor@pima.gov


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