Managing Students with Seizures: Training for School Nurses

Start:
May 12, 2012 8:00 am
End:
May 12, 2012 1:00 pm
Venue:
Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Kennedy Conference Room
Address:
800 Biesterfield Road, Elk Grove, IL, United States, 60007

Session One: Managing Students with Seizures

Participants will learn appropriate first aid for all seizure types, current treatment options and their side effects, the impact of seizures on learning behavior and more.
Presented by Tracy Schultz, Director of Education, Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago 

Session Two: Concussion Safety

Participants will learn signs and symptoms of concussions, managing students with concussions, and supporting a safe return to school, sports, work, and other activities. 
Presented by Jill Dorflinger, PhD, ABPP, Pediatric Neurologist, Alexian Brothers Neurosciences Institute

Free 3.2 CNEs available. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

RSVP to Tracy Schultz at 312-939-8622 ext 224 or tschultz@epilepsychicago.org by May 3rd.