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Virtual Nursing Grand Rounds: Holy Cowpox
In honor of National Immunization Month, this grand rounds (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, August 31) will be co-hosted with the Center for Infectious Disease and Nursing Innovation (CIDNI) at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. Dr. Jason Farley will moderate the event, and guest speakers will include postdoctoral fellow Dr. Omeid Heidari and PhD candidates Dominique Guillaume and Keri Geiger. They will discuss roles nurses play in improving vaccine uptake and addressing vaccine hesitancy in their communities. They will also discuss epidemiologic importance of vaccines in efforts to prevent infectious diseases.
The Virtual Nursing Grand Rounds Series will offer attendees one free contact credit upon completion of a post-event quiz after each session.
SOURCE School Supplies Drive Through August 5
Donate new school supplies for Baltimore City Public School students. SOURCE is collecting unused supplies through August 5, including pencils, pens, notebooks, paper, rulers, erasers, pencil sharpeners, highlighters, and other essential items. Co-sponsored by the Student Nurses Association. Supplies will be donated to partnering community-based organizations for distribution to students.
Drop-Off Box: SON Lobby.
Questions? Contact SOURCE@jhu.edu.
Faculty Candidate: JD Murphy
Jessica Dean (JD) Murphy, a pediatric oncology/bone marrow transplant nurse practitioner at the Johns Hopkins Hospital Bloomberg Children’s Center, presents “Optimizing Nutritional Status for the Child with Center: Simple Strategies to Improve Survival Outcomes,” noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, via Zoom (Password: 773942).
Peer-to-Peer Nominees (June)
'State of Mental Health in Children and Adolescents'
Children, adolescents, and their parents are all experiencing the stress, anxiety, and emotional toll of living through COVID-19, community violence, inequity, and more. In Episode 16 of the On the Pulse podcast, Debbie Gross, Leonard and Helen R. Stulman Endowed Professor in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, and PhD student Marcus Henderson discuss the current state of child and adolescent mental health and emerging solutions for improving child and adolescent mental health and supporting families in ways that are equitable, accessible, and tailored to the needs of children and families.