School Nurse Association of North Carolina (SNANC) Conference

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*Registration payment includes Credit Cards and Interfund Transfers ONLY.

Target Audience

School nurses and NPs working in the school setting.


Only live webinar option is available until December 1, 2021. In person option is no longer available.

This conference is jointly provided by Charlotte AHEC and School Nurse Association of North Carolina.

This conference hosted in person and via live webinar, is designed to provide an opportunity for school nurses to come together and learn more about the current trends and topics effecting their role and care of the school-aged children. Topics include childhood nutrition, IEP / 504 Plan documentation, and seizure medications update. A resiliency session will offer practical strategies to promote the balance and wellbeing of an individual during this unprecedented time of adversity. All participants are welcome to join the School Nurse Association North Carolina (SNANC) business meeting during lunch and to network with their peers.

Have you considered becoming a SNANC member?

SNANC members will receive discounted registration fees for this conference.
Click here to visit the SNANC website to learn more about the membership

Topics and Speakers
Childhood Nutrition in Light of the Pandemic
Lisa Watson, MSN, APRN, CPNP

Documenting the Level of Nursing Services Within the Individualized Education Plan / 504 Plan
Julie Doyle, NCSN, RN, and Andrea Lambert, NCSN, RN

Updates on Medications for Seizures/Epilepsy Care
Patricia Gibson, MSSW, DHL, ACSW

Resiliency for School Nurses
Ashley Putnam, BA

Learning Outcome
After attending this symposium, participants will be able to discuss issues influenced by the pandemic and that impact the role of the school nurse and care of school age children.

Via Live Webinar
or In Person at:
The LeGrand Center
1800 East Marion Street
Shelby, NC 28152

**If you need to change your initial venue selection, please notify AHEC staff by 11/19/21**

5.0 Nursing Contact Hours
The Charlotte Area Health Education Center is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
**Participants must attend 90% of the program in order to receive a full credit for this event.**

Registration Fee:
In person for SNANC or non-SNANC Members:
Registration Fee $50.00 for SNANC Members
Registration Fee $75.00 for non-SNANC Members. Registration for in person option will be closed on November 22, 2021
No same day or walk-in registration will be accepted.

Live webinar for Non-SNANC Members
Early Bird Registration $75.00 before 11/22/21, then $90.00. Registration will be closed on 12/01/21.

Live Webinar Information
This Live Webinar will be broadcast with Zoom. Instructions to join the Live Webinar will be emailed prior to the event. You can test your computer by going to the Zoom Test Page

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  • Discuss obesity as a chronic disease with unique pathophysiology requiring ongoing review of treatment effectiveness to improve outcomes.
  • Discuss the Individualized Education Plan (IEP)and 504 Plans and level of Nursing Services on IEP.
  • Discuss how to use the Student Health Assessment in school nurse practice.
  • Define what resilience means in one's own life.
  • Discuss how the survival brain, emotional brain and thinking brain relate to resilience.
  • Discuss updates on the treatment of epilepsy.


Kimberly Schnitzler MSN, RN, 704 512 2321


Julie Doyle RN, BSN, NCSN, Patricia Gibson MSSW, DHL, ACSW, Andrea Lambert RN BSN, Ann DuPre Rogers MSW, LCSW, Lisa Watson CPNP, MSN
Dec 3, 2021
8:00 AM - 3:45 PM
Check-In Time
7:45 AM
0.50 - CEU
5.00 - Contact Hours
5.00 - Nursing Contact Hours
LeGrand Center
Dec 3, 2021
8:00 AM - 3:45 PM
LeGrand Center
Planning Committee Members and Speakers
Gaston County School Nurses
Rowan Salisbury County School Nurses
Forsyth County School Nurses
Beaufort County School Nurses
Durham County School Nurses
Cabarrus County School Nurses
Stanly SNANC
LIVE WEBINAR: For members of School Nurse Association of North Carolina.
LIVE WEBINAR: For non-members of School Nurse Association of North Carolina.
Contact Hours
Nursing Contact Hours