High-Risk Asthma Clinics: Different Care for Different Outcomes

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Session 1004 from the 2017 AAAAI Annual Meeting reviews the goals, structure, affordances and challenges of high risk asthma outpatient clinics. 

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™: 2.50
CE: 2.50

Target Audience

Nurse Practitioners
Allied Health Professionals

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss and demonstrate to stakeholders the value of an intensive clinic
  • Discuss the efficacy of psychological assessments and interventions in a high risk clinic
  • Describe the role of nurses, social workers, community extenders and case managers towards the success of a high risk clinic
Available credit: 
  • 2.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 2.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 2.50 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

Dr. Mario Castro, MD MPH, Washington University, St Louis, MO
Relevant relationships: None

Dr. Nadia L. Krupp, MD
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Relevant relationships: None

Dr. Patricia Marik, PsyD
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Dr. Christie F. Michael, MD
University of Tennessee Division of Clinical Immunology, Memphis, TN
Relevant relationships: None

Dr. Andrew G. Weinstein, MD FAAAAI,
Sidney Kimmel Medical College Thomas Jefferson University, Rockland, DE
Relevant relationships: None

William Anderson, MD

University of Colorado School of Medicine/Children’s Hospital of Colorado, Aurora, CO
Relevant relationships: None

Robert Corriel, MD FAAAAI
Manhasset Allergy and Asthma Associates, Manhasset, NY
Relevant relationships: None

Brian Kelly, MD
St. Paul Allergy and Asthma, St. Paul, MN
Relevant relationships: None

Lois Nelson, MD FAAAAI
University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
Relevant relationships: None

Accreditation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE Designation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology (AAAAI) is a Provider, approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10704, for up to 2.50 Contact Hours.

Medium and Method of Physician Participation for an Enduring Activity
Follow these steps to complete the activity:

  1. Register for the activity.
  2. Review the CME and Disclosure information.
  3. Complete all required components.
  4. Complete the post-test. You must achieve a score of 70% or higher on post-tests to claim credit.
  5. Complete the activity evaluation.
  6. Claim your credits. Enter only the number of credits earned based on your participation in the activity.
  7. Print or save your certificate.

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Release date
Original release date: June 1, 2017.  Valid for credit through May 31, 2019.

Activity-related questions should be directed to cme@aaaai.org

Available Credit

  • 2.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 2.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 2.50 CME
    CME credit.


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