FSC senior nursing
develop Health & Safety Fair
LAKELAND, Fla. (Nov. 21,
2002) - Three FSC senior nursing students have developed a Health
& Safety Fair for 160 middle school students. For their senior
nursing project, students Lloyda Rose-Baxter, R.N., of Apopka, Fla.;
Jane Tomlinson, R.N., of Montverde, Fla.; and Lisa McGee, R.N.,
of Maitland, Fla. identified a community need for information on
practicing healthy behaviors and then developed and implemented
the project to address that need.
The fair takes place Dec. 3 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Trinity Christian
School, 1022 South Orange Blossom Trail, Apopka, Fla. Events include
presentations in dental hygiene, hand washing techniques, nutrition,
air rescue, fire safety, and bike and helmet safety.
Sponsors for the event include the Orlando Regional Medical Center
(ORMC) Emergency Department/AirCare, Dietary Department and Infection
Control Department; the Apopka Fire Department, the Apopka Police
Department, Julia Reys-Daniels of Colgate, and Gregg Stewart, DDS,
of Winter Garden Family Health Center.
For further information, please contact Dr. Mavra Kear at 863-680-4310
About Florida Southern College
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.