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Here are links to my publications:

Guest Editorial, Nursing Economics Journal: NURSING ECONOMIC$/May-June 2019/Vol. 37/No. 3.

Op-ed in the Star-Ledger June 2, 2019: What would MLK say about all the shootings, gun violence? Ask a school nurse.

Betancourt, J., & Cogan, R. (2019). Sesame Street and School Nurses Join in a “Circle of Care”. NASN School Nurse. doi:10.1177/1942602×18822514

Pediatric Adversity and Early Brain Development A toolkit for the integration of social determinants of health into curricula  (Two blog posts are included as recommended reading! Module 4, page 14)

AFFIRM Research – Perspectives: No More Empty Desks

Promoting Health and Learning School Nursing Practice in New Jersey’s Public Schools Practice Guide (Collaborating author and member of the NJSSNA steering committee)

Trauma-Responsive Schools Must Be the New Gold Standard in Education.

Guest Editorial: Why I Became a School Nurse Activist

Redesigning School Nursing Education in New Jersey to Address the Challenges and Opportunities of Population Health

NJ AAP National Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month E-Newsletter

Pediatricians + School Nurses = Powerful Partners