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Back to School Safety Parent Info Session: Resiliency and Kids

Get advice and insight at Aug. 18 virtual event

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When it’s time for school, it’s good to have a partner who cares about your student’s health and wellness as much as you do. Your partners at Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital have tips and advice to help your child start the school year healthy and have a great year learning and thriving.

Join us for a two-part virtual information series. Each session will focus on wellness.

Wednesday, Aug. 18, 5:30 p.m.

Back to School Safety: Resiliency and Kids

Your child is headed back to school. Your health partner, Lehigh Valley Reilly Children's Hospital, is here to help you and your child navigate the new normal. Join us as we discuss:

  • Mental and emotional well-being and what parents can do to foster resilient thinking and reduce anxiety. 
  • Reopening schools – Learn what it means for you and your child this school year, including how to prevent COVID-19 spread in school.


Sanjeev Vasishtha, MD, Pediatrics
Hatim Omar, MD, Adolescent Medicine 

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Tuesday, Aug. 31, 6 p.m.

Back to School: Preventing Kids' Back Pain 

The first day of school is around the corner. Join us for this virtual event as we discuss tips to help prevent back pain. We will talk about everything from which type of backpack to wear, how to pack it and the best desk setup. There will even be time to ask the expert at the end of the event. 


Christopher Rodolico, Physical Therapist 

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