Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, all SHIELD live workshops have been suspended.
We are actively working to transition all live mandated courses to an online format. Check back regularly for updates on our home page.

Now Open!

School Health Screening Training

This course is now being delivered fully online. Click here for more information.

Foundations of School Nursing Practice

This course is now being delivered fully online. Optional zoom networking sessions are also being offered. Click here for more information.

Medication Administration in Schools

This course will be delivered as a hybrid online/live zoom training. New sessions are being offered in August. Click here for more information.

SBIRT in Schools – Introductory Course

This course will be delivered as a hybrid online/live zoom training. Several sessions are being offered in August. Click here for more information. Click here for more information.

School and Community Health Equity Needs Assessment (SCHENA)

Lessons for the remainder of this course have been posted. Course participants may access all materials in the Moodle course site. Note learners can continue to post assignments for feedback from Dr. Belanoff.

Announcements on course availability will be made on SHIELD’s home page, check back regularly.

Interested in other online learning opportunities? See the Online Trainings page for recommendations.

Featured Program

Stopping Suicide: A Population Health Approach to Preventing Suicide

This three-part symposium (Understanding Suicide, Stopping Suicide, and Addressing Suicide) addressed the daunting public health challenge of suicide. Experts discussed the causes and potential ways to prevent suicide, to improve the health of populations. Recordings include both brief highlights as well as full length videos. For more information and to participate, please visit this website.

Featured training: Mini-Master of Public Health (MPH)

This free, online Mini-MPH course provides foundational knowledge in public health to all interested learners. It includes six hours of engaging, content that covers key concepts of public health, with expert faculty, accessible to everyone. For more information and to participate, please visit this website.

ANCC Accreditation Certification

Boston University School of Medicine, Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Organizations accredited with distinction have completed a review without any progress report requirement. The ANCC awards the “distinction” designation generally for only the top 10% of performers.
Accreditation with Distinction through November 2024.
Accreditation Provider Number: P0235
For more information, please visit: ANCC Accreditation Program..

SHIELD is a collaboration among the Boston University School of Public Health Activist Lab, the Boston University School of Medicine Continuing Medical Education Office and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.
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