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Education Committee

​​PENS Education Committee focuses on promoting patient/family education, the education and collaboration of the endocrine nurse. Our committee is composed of a chair, manual editor and as many members who wish to participate. We welcome new members!

The specific responsibilities of the Education Committee are as follows:

  • Provide and maintain valuable nursing resources for the pediatric endocrinology community.
  • Provide quality patient and family education materials regarding pediatric endocrinology disorders. The Education Committee develops these materials and ensures that they remain accurate and up to date.
  • Promote education and collaboration of pediatric endocrine nurses.
  • Annotate reference resources in the PENS Reporter. These references also are archived on the PENS Website.
  • Collaborate with other organizations to promote excellence in pediatric endocrine nursing care.

Ongoing Projects:

  • Sales and promotion of educational materials
  • Revision of educational materials
  • Annotated bibliographies for the PENS Reporter

Click here for the PENS Willing to Serve Form​​

Education Committee Roster

Maureen Dever, MSN, RN, CRNP, CDCES - Chair

Huntingdon Valley, PA

Tammy Nenadovich, RN - Board Liaison

Port Charlotte, FL​​

Isabel Couto, MSN, RN, CPN, NE-BC​

Dunn Loring, VA​

Shelley Nicholls

Sunrise, FL​

Barb Lightner

Hudson, OH​​

Amanda Sue Patterson, BSN, RN
Oklahoma City, OK​