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New Mexico School Nurse's Association

NMSNA Annual Conference

Ruidoso Convention Center
111 Sierra Blanca Drive
Ruidoso, NM 88345

Monday, June 18, 2018 at 8:00am MT - Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 3:00pm MT
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111 Sierra Blanca Drive, Ruidoso, NM 88345



Diabetes, Concussions, Bites and Stings, Allergies, Mental Health, 504s, Drugs of Abuse, Active Shooter, RLAS (LGBTQ Suicide Prevention), School Nurse support

CE Credits

This event offers 20.0 CEU credits to attendees.

Additional Information

20+ CEUs!


Day 1 – June 18, 2018

  •  Bites & Stings - Stephen Boron, MD
  • Wrapping Your Head Around Concussions – What role do schools play in return to play? Scott Crawford, MD
  • Meds on the Loose! A review of medication side-effects - Sal Baeza, PharmD
  • Abuse, Neglect and Violence - Stormy Monks, PhD, MPH, CHES
  • Drugs of Abuse - Susan Smolinske, PharmD
  • Environmental Allergens - Michelle Zeager, DO, MPH
  • Mental Health Disorders - Sarah Martin, MD and Laurel Payne, DO

Day 2 – June 19, 2018

Track 1

  • “Counter-Terrorism Liaison” Training - Adam L. Simonson, Bureau Chief – Intelligence and Security & Director – NM All Source Intelligence Center/ State Fusion Center, NM Dept of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
  • Safe Schools Planning in New Mexico - Lisa Hecker, MS, NMCEM, Safe Schools Coordinator, NM PED  Active Shooter Training - Andrew J. Lehocky, Police Officer, Albuquerque Police Dept. & John M. Sharkey, Deputy Sheriff Bernalillo County

Track 2 (RLAS Participants Only)

  • RLAS Project Update - Daniel Shattuck, MA, and Mary Ramos, MD, MPH
  • RLAS Leadership - Amy Green, PhD and Jenn Jevertson, MS
  • Resource Highlights: GLSEN, NMGSAN, TGRC - Havens Levitt, Chris Allers and Adrien Lawyer
  • Lessons Learned: Successes & Challenges - Janie Lee Hall, BSN, RN, Cynthia Greenberg, MSN, RN and Jenn Jevertson, MS
  • Experiential Tools for Your Toolkit - Jenn Jevertson, MS

Day 3 – June 20, 2018 (1/2 day)

  • School Nurses Role in Mental Health - Rebecca Trujillo, MSN, RN & Valerie Lopez, LMSW
  • 101 on 504’s - Lisa Patch, MSN, RN, NCSN Director of Health Services Alamogordo Public Schools

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