2305: Indoor and Outdoor Air Pollution Create Health Disparities for Rural Asthma Patients (MOC)
This course if part of the 2018 Virtual Joint Congress. Want more virtual joint recordings? Save by ordering the full set! This session is related to the 2018 Clinical Theme.
Session 2305 from the 2018 AAAAI/WAO Joint Congress includes some of the following talks and many more:
- Environmental Threats to Asthma on the Navajo Nation
- Environmental Threats to Asthma in Latin America
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™: 1.25
The American Board of Allergy and Immunology (ABAI) has approved this activity for 1.25 MOC Part II Self-Assessment credits. These credits will be awarded once you have completed all components of the course.
Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the role that environmental exposures play in disparities in health care outcomes for individuals with asthma living in different rural communities
- Identify underlying factors that may account for difficult-to-treat asthma in rural regions
- Describe efforts to mitigate severe asthma in rural patients
Andrew H. Liu, MD FAAAAI
Children's Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO
Relevant relationships: none
InAER, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Samuel Gubernick, DO FAAAAI
Family Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Associates. Largo, FL
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- 1.25 AttendanceAttendance credit.
- 1.25 CECE credit.
- 1.25 CMECME credit.