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NJPN Webinar – The Role of the School Nurse and School Physician in Addressing Student Substance Use

May 1 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Offered by LEGAL ONE in partnership with the New Jersey State School Nurses

Association and New Jersey Prevention Network

Register Today: www.tinyurl.com/StudentSubstanceUse

Presented by:

  • David Nash, Esq., Director of Legal Education and National Outreach
  • Wayne Yankus, MD, FAAP, School Physician and former NJAAP President
  • Gina Emge, MSN, RN, NCSN, School Nurse, Lenape Regional High School District
This FREE webinar focuses on the role of the school nurse and school physician in addressing student use of marijuana, medical marijuana, other controlled dangerous substances, and student vaping. Participants will learn about tips for how the school nurse can effectively work with other key stakeholders, including school administrators, school physicians, outside medical providers and parents/guardians. The session will include a review of two comprehensive marijuana policy toolkits developed by the New Jersey Prevention Network, in collaboration with LEGAL ONE, that include information on legal requirements, tools for assessing and improving board policy and protocols, and other key resources.


May 1
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm




New Jersey Prevention Network
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