Sep 30, 14:00 - 15:00 (ET)
Please register ONLY if you can attend the webinar. If you are interested but cannot attend, NASN does plan to offer a recording of this webinar soon after it airs.
There is no cost for this learning activity and no CNE contact hours or certificate of completion will be awarded.
Webinar: Thursday, September 30, 2021: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern Program
One-hour live informational webinar, including 10-15 minutes for Q&A, to outline the American College of Rheumatology’s program & resources for school health professionals to support students with lupus transition from pediatric to adult health care, with an emphasis on resources for the school nurse; and NASN programs and resources to support school nursing practice incorporate health care transition planning for students with lupus. A brief overview of lupus will also be presented.
As a result of participating in this educational activity, learners will be able to:
Review the impact of pediatric onset lupus.
Increase awareness of resources for school nurses to address pediatric to adult transition of lupus care.
Melanie Bales, MSN, RN, CMS School District Nursing Supervisor Cobb County, Georgia
Kate Chiseri, MPH, MCHES Senior Specialist, Project Manager – Collaborative Initiatives American College of Rheumatology
Nichole Bobo, MSN, RN Director of Nursing Education National Association of School Nurses
Webinar facilitator: Elizabeth Sloan, MD Pediatric Rheumatologist, Member American College of Rheumatology
Commercial Support or Grant Funding Funding for this educational offering was made possible (in part) by Grant number 1 NU58DP006908-01-00-Component A; Developing and Disseminating Programs to Build Sustainable Lupus Awareness, Knowledge, Skills and Partnerships to the American college of Rheumatology. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.