NASN School Nurse Chat
NASN School Nurse Chat
National Association of School Nurses
The NASN School Nurse Chat, a podcast hosted by NASN Executive Director Donna Mazyck, highlights timely student and school health topics of interest to school nurses and other professionals focused on student health and well-being. For more information about the NASN School Nurse Chat podcast, contact Jon Lemich, NASN Grants and External Partners Coordinator,
NASN School Nurse Chat: Supporting Grieving Students
NASN Executive Director Donna Mazyck discusses support for grieving students along with Michaeleen Burns, Chief Clinical Officer of Judi’s House, and Elizabeth McDermott, school nurse at Georgetown Day School in Washington, D.C
Dec 10, 2020
32 min
NASN School Nurse Chat: Mypoia Screening and Referral
Racial Justice NOW! DMV Project Director, Carolyn Lowery, interviews Montgomery County, MD Councilman Will Jawando who supports removal of SROs from the school district. Jawando is a leader of police reform and outspoken on the need for policing changes. Indications and Important Safety Information:
Oct 1, 2020
19 min
NASN School Nurse Chat: Taking Your Seat at the Table!
NASN Executive Director Donna Mazyck & NASN Nursing Education & Practice Specialist Jade Bland-Slaffey speak with Virtual NASN2020 Closing Keynote Speaker Liz Dozier about the power of the school nurse’s voice and how to make your seat at the table count.
Jun 21, 2020
23 min
NASN School Nurse Chat: Tackling the Bullying Culture in Schools and on the Job
NASN Executive Director, Donna Mazyck and NASN Nursing Education and Practice Specialist, Jade Bland- Slaffey speak with NASN2020 General Session Speaker and Bullying Expert, Donna Clark Love about bullying cultures in our schools and on the job.
Jun 14, 2020
27 min
NASN School Nurse Chat: Preparing for the Mental State of Students in the Reopening of Schools
Speaker, author & Upliftologist ™ Adebisi Adebowale discusses student mental health and digital technology usage in the times of COVID-19. She explores the impact it will have when schools reopen & provides nurses with community outreach tips & strategies.
Jun 7, 2020
28 min
NASN School Nurse Chat: Rare Diseases
NASN Executive Director Donna Mazyck, Executive Director of the Oxalosis & Hyperoxaluria Foundation Kim Hollander, and school nurse & adjunct nursing professor Gloria Barrera discuss the school nurse’s role in supporting students with rare diseases.
Feb 27, 2020
17 min
NASN School Nurse Chat:  Students with Chronic Health Conditions – The Importance of Parents and School Nurses Working Together
Donna Mazyck and guests Lisa Kern and Michelle Grove will discuss challenges and strategies for collaboration between parents and school nurses for students with chronic conditions.
May 6, 2019
14 min
NASN School Nurse Chat:  Summer Safety & The Importance of Seeing a Pediatric Orthopaedic Specialist
Donna Mazyck with Dr. Bryan Tompkins, orthopaedic surgeon at Shriners Hospitals for Children, Spokane, WA and Kae Bruch, Director of the VA Association of School Nurses discuss summer safety and the importance of seeing a pediatric orthopaedic specialist.
May 22, 2018
15 min
NASN School Nurse Chat: Cut The Bull
NASN Executive Director Donna Mazyck with Marjorie McEttrick-Maloney, chief nursing officer at Shriners Hospitals for Children® and Elizabeth Light, a Delaware school nurse, discuss #CutTheBull, an anti-bullying program sponsored by Shriners Hospitals for Children that helps students become anti-bullying advocates.
Nov 15, 2017
15 min