On Monday November 7th, 2016 we welcomed Dr. Elizabeth Matsui from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Lisa Bell from University of Maryland’s Breathmobile for our first webinar, Breathe Easy: Treating Asthma in the SBHC. Dr. Matsui discussed diagnosis and treatment of students suffering with chronic asthma and Ms. Bell discussed resources available to communities throughout Baltimore for kids with asthma.
On Thursday January 26th, 2017 we welcomed Tawanna Kane, who is a certified yoga teacher and mindfulness-based stress reduction instructor. Ms. Kane discussed the physical changes found in students practicing mindfulness and the benefits of mindfulness in schools.
On Monday May 8th, 2017 we welcomed Dr. Marc Fishman, Medical Director of Maryland Treatment Centers and Assistant Professor at the Johns Hopkins Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Fishman’s webinar discussed substance use and psychiatric disorders in youth.
On Thursday December 21st, 2017 we welcome Dr. Marcee White, Medical Director of Mobile Health Programs at Children’s National Medical Center to discuss the newly released research on adverse childhood experiences. You may remember Dr. White from our 2015 annual conference as she served as our esteemed keynote speaker.