Attend a Virtual Parent Info Session
Because They’re Kids is a new educational series hosted by Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital. During these free, virtual information sessions, parents and guardians will learn about health topics and have the opportunity to ask questions of our pediatric experts.
Because They’re Kids: COVID-19 and Kids
For many parents, navigating how to keep your kids safe during the COVID-19 pandemic has been an ongoing source of stress. From safety precautions to vaccinations there are many decisions to be made.
Join us on Wednesday, June 16, 5:30-6:15 p.m., for a free information session with experts from Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital. They’ll explain the latest medical information on how COVID-19 affects children, vaccinations and more.
Presenters for this session include:
- J. Nathan Hagstrom, MD, Pediatric Hematology Oncology
- Tibisay Villalobos, MD, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
- Debra Carter, MD, Pediatrics
- Liborio LaRussa, MD, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
During the 45-minute session, you’ll learn first-hand information about how to navigate caring for your kids amid so much new information and changing guidelines. Knowing the facts will help you feel informed when making decisions for your family. There will be time for questions.
Register today at LVHN.org/parentsessions
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