Share your SBHC Success Stories -- Call for Submissions Now Open 

Submissions a re currently being accepted for the School Health Services Success Stories! This pr
oject is sup
ported by the AAP Council on School Health, the National Association of School Nurses 
(NASN), the American School Health Association (ASHA), and the School Based Health Alliance (SBHA). 
Stories can be submitted by school nurses, school physicians, school based health center providers, and other professionals who have implemented successful school health services. 

We especially encourage stories that include collaboration between schools, local health departments, community health providers and other community partners. Stories should feature services and programs that are innovative and/or implement evidence-based best practice methods. 
There are only two requirements for submissions: 1) the lead person must be an active member of one or more of the four organizations and 2) the success story must have taken place within the last 5 years.  

Stories must be submitted via the online submission form by July 31, 2015. 

For more information and to submit your story click here

addition, if you would like the submit success stories to MASBHC to be included in our newsletter please email Sapna Hencinski at 
Action for Healthy Kids Teacher Wellness Symposium 
The  D.C. Office of the State Superintendent of Education  and  Action for Healthy Kids are pleased to invite you to DC's second annual Teacher Wellness Symposium on school-based wellness programming and obesity prevention. This one-day symposium will showcase current best practices in improving school-based wellness (student, staff and community) and reducing childhood obesity through prevention and control within the school system. All teachers, school staff, administration, and support personnel throughout the DC, Maryland and Virginia regions are invited to attend.


When: Monday, August 10th, 2015; 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Where: The Charles Summer School: 1201 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC

Registration: This event is FREE and includes both continental breakfast and lunch. Registration closes Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Register today by clicking here! 


MASBHC will no longer to be sharing office space with the Community Health Integrated Partnership. Our new mailing address will be at the Maryland Dental Action Coalition.

MASBHC's new mailing address as of July 1st will be:

408 Crain Hwy S.
Suite 5
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

To reach MASBHC program staff the new contact number is 202-669-0031. Our new fax number is 301-965-8617

As always you can reach MASBHC via email at or