Conference ScheduleMarch 8, 2014
7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

7:30 a.m.

Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m.

Welcome and Announcements

Patricia Davis, DNP, RN-BC, MS, NEA-BC, CNL
Director, Nursing Education Advancement and Resources, UTMB Nursing Service

Patricia A. Rogers, MD, FAAP
Professor, Division of General Academic Pediatrics, UTMB Department of Pediatrics

Bonnie K. Webster, MSN, RN, BC
Assistant Professor, UTMB SON

8:15 a.m.

The 4 C’s of School Nurse Practice: Commitment, Competence, Credibility And Confidence

Margaret Ryan, RN
President, Texas School Nurse Organization

9:15 a.m.

Health Promotion and Obesity Prevention in School-Aged Children

William Riley, MD
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Director of Diabetes Services, UTMB Department of Pediatrics

10:15 a.m.

Break, Vendors and Displays

10:30 a.m.

Evidence-Based Practice in the School Setting

Dolly Sanares-Carreon, MPA, RN, NE-BC
Program Manager, Evidence-Based Practice, UTMB Nursing Service

11:30 a.m.

Fostering Healthy Relationships: Applications for School Nurses

Jeff Temple, PhD
Director, Behavioral Health and Research, UTMB Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

12:30 p.m.

Buffet Luncheon

1:15 p.m.

Recognizing Aggressive Behaviors: What You Need To Know

Thomas B. Mendez, PhD, RN, CNS
Assistant Professor, UTMB SON

2:15 p.m.

Break, Vendors and Displays

2:30 p.m.

Ask the Experts: Panel Discussion

Dr. Patricia Rogers
Dr. Jeff Temple
Margaret Ryan RN
Bonnie Webster RN
Lisa Kimmey-Walker RN
Dolly Sanares-Carreon RN
Deborah Karam, RN

3:45 p.m.


4:00 p.m.


Special Note: Hard copies of materials will not be provided to participants on the day of the program. Materials will be available for your personal download from March 5 – March 15, 2014.