TeamPeds Talks: Conversations on Child Health Equity - Assessing Food Insecurity in Primary Care Environments
- Primary Care
- TeamPeds Talks
- Contact hours
0.5 NAPNAP Contact Hour. This continuing education activity is offered free to NAPNAP Members and for non- members. TeamPeds Talks will spotlight Child Health Equity in our first Conversations on Child Health series. Dr. Peck is joined by Laura Roettger. Laura Roettger, Ph.D., APRN, CPNP-PC is an Assistant Professor and Director of the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program in the College of Nursing at Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She serves as Chair of the Childhood Obesity Special Interest Group for the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. She has provided care for pediatric patients and their families for more than thirteen years in both the pediatric hospital and outpatient settings. Her research interests focus on childhood obesity, developmental pediatrics, adverse childhood experiences, trauma-informed care, and simulation pedagogies in graduate nurse practitioner education. Her education includes a Bachelors of Science in Nursing, and Masters of Science in Advanced Practice Pediatric Nursing from Thomas Jefferson University, and a PhD in Nursing Philosophy from The Catholic University of America.