School Health

The Virginia Department of Health collaborates with the Virginia Department of Education to promote the health of school age children in Virginia. The two departments:

  • Develop and update school health guidelines for establishing or enhancing a school health program.
  • Develop training and education opportunities for school health personnel.
  • Consult and provide technical assistance to school health professionals.
  • Provide school health needs assessments to health professionals.
Conferences and Training
DOE Summer Institute for School Nurses (SISN) Conference July 10-14, 2016 Farmville, Virginia
National Association of School Nurses (NASN)

Annual Conference

June-July 2016
Annual Virginia Association of School Nurses (VASN)

Annual Conference

November 2016