Managing Students with Seizures: Training for School Nurses

Start:
September 8, 2012 8:00 am
End:
September 8, 2012 1:00 pm
Venue:
St. Alexius Medical Center: St. Michael's Conference Center
Address:
1555 Barrington Rd., 4th floor, Hoffman Estates, IL, United States, 60169

Managing Students with Seizures, a program designed to teach school nurses about epilepsy, with take place Saturday, September 8, 2012. The program will include two sessions. The first session will focus on appropriate first aid, current treatment options, side effects, the impact of seizures and behavior, and more. The second session will focus on concussion safety, including the signs and symptoms of a concussion, managing students with a concussion, supporting a safe return to school, sports, work, and other activities. 

This program will be held at the St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates. There is no cost to attend and free parking is available. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Free 3.2 CNEs are also available!

To RSVP, please contact Tracy Schultz at 312-939-8622 ext 224 or tschultz@epilepsychicago.org by September 3rd.