Jan. 9: Arcadia Hosts Health Conference on Vaping, TB Screening, Eating Disorders, Pain

By Andrea Walls | December 18, 2019

On Thursday, Jan. 9, Arcadia University’s Department of Student Health Services will host the Southeastern Pennsylvania College Health Nurses Association (SPCHNA) Winter 2020 Conference from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Mirror Room at Grey Towers Castle.  

The purpose of the SPCHNA Conference is to increase participants’ knowledge and improve practices regarding vaping, tuberculosis screening and treatment, eating disorders, knee pain, and sexually transmitted infection screening. 

The Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation, has approved the conference for 5.25 contact hours.

Registration, which closes on Jan. 2, is $45 for members and $70 for non-members. To register, visit spchna.org. For more information contact Director of Student Health Sciences Theresa Smith, MSN, CRP, FNP-BC at smitht@arcadia.edu or 215-572-2966.