School Health Conference

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

The Palace at Somerset Park

333 Davidson Ave, Somerset, New Jersey

7:00 am - 3:30 pm




Program Agenda

7:00 – 8:00 AM                   Registration & Exhibitor Showcase

8:00 – 8:15 AM                   Welcome

8:15 -8:45 AM                    Epilepsy: Management in School and Sports – Stephen Thompson, MD

8:45 – 9:15 AM                   Vaping – James Sarto, MEd

9:15 -9:30 AM                    Ask the Experts

9:30 – 10:00 AM                 Exhibitor Break

10:10 – 11:25 PM               Workshop 1

11:30 – 12:40 PM               Lunch & Exhibitor Showcase

12:40 – 1:10 PM                 Revisiting Old Foes – Margaret ‘Meg’ Fisher, MD, FAAP

1:10 – 1:40 PM                   Adverse Childhood Experiences and Building Resilience – Amanda Adams

1:40 – 1:55 PM                   Ask the Experts

2:05 – 3:20 PM                   Workshop 2

3:20 – 3:30 PM                   Adjournment / Online Evaluation

Workshop Offerings

Tics & Tremors – Stephen Thompson, MD

Emerging School Health Issues – Wayne Yankus, MD, FAAP & David Nash, Esq.

Caring for Children with Special Healthcare Needs – Yi-Horng Lee, MD, FAAP

School Nurses + Pediatricians = Powerful Partners – Mary Beth Miotta, MD, FAAP & Robin Cogan, MEd, RN, NCSN

Changes In Diabetes Care – Technology: Past, Present, and Future – Mariam Gangat, MD

Hypertension & a Healthy Diet – Leigh Mark Ettinger, MD, FAAP

Lumps, Bumps, & More – Julie Schaffer, MD