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DC Area Students Join National Challenge to Raise School Awareness of Life-Threatening Allergies

WHAT: As part of the national Get Schooled in Anaphylaxis™ public health initiative, local students are getting together at Children’s National Medical Center to brainstorm ways to make their community more aware of and better prepared to respond to life-threatening allergic reactions (anaphylaxis). Students from across the country, including those at this workshop, may choose to submit their best ideas on how to improve anaphylaxis education in their schools by entering the Get Schooled in Anaphylaxis Challenge™. Fifteen students (five from each grade grouping 1-4, 5-8 and 9-12) will each win a $2,000 college scholarship. Details on how to enter, including requirements and rules, can be found on

REGISTRATION: Students in grades 1-12 may register for the workshop by emailing Parents and guardians are invited to attend.

Event begins at 6:30PM

Presented by: Get Schooled in Anaphylaxis

Categories: Free, Family Oriented

Event Venue

Children's National Medical Center

111 Michigan Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20010
  • Tuesday, October 30, 2012

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