2017 Teach Asthma Management

Milwaukee, WI US
October 11, 2017

Fight Asthma Milwaukee (FAM) Allies is a community coalition that seeks to improve the lives of people affected by asthma through partnerships, resources, services and education. Teach Asthma Management (TAM) is an interactive seminar intended for healthcare providers of all levels from students through prescribers. Our goal is to address health care provider's knowledge and skills related to teaching patients and their families asthma self management. Sessions offered during TAM include:

  • Asthma 101
  • Asthma Medications
  • Environmental Triggers and Green Cleaning
  • Asthma Care Plans
  • Devices and Tools
  • Health Literacy
  • NAEPP Asthma Guidelines
  • Applied Asthma Guidelines
  • Evolution of Asthma Care
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Shared Decision Making with Patients
  • Personalized Medicine and Problem Based Learning

Target Audience

Healthcare providers of all levels from students through prescribers.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe guidelines-based asthma care
  • Identify appropriate resources for assessing asthma control
  • Improve knowledge about and use of specific tools related to asthma care
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 4.00 CE
    CE credit.
  • 4.00 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
08/21/2017
Course expires: 
06/30/2018
Event starts: 
10/11/2017 - 11:00am
Event ends: 
10/11/2017 - 4:45pm
Cost:
$75.00
Rating: 
0
Alverno College
3400 S. 43 St.
Joel Reed Center
Milwaukee, WI 53215
United States

Planning Committee Disclosures
Robert Fisher, MD MS FAAAAI
Allergy Research & Care, Glendale, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Diane Keyes, DNP RN APN
Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Erin Lee, MS
Fight Asthma Milwaukee Allies, Greenfield, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Sara Lowe, NP
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Gary Steven, MD PhD FAAAAI
Allergy, Asthma and Sinus Center, Greenfield, WI
Relevant relationships: AstraZeneca (PI-clinical trial), Biota (PI-clinical trial), Circassia (PI-clinical trial), Meda (speaker), Merck (PI-clinical trial), Mylan (PI-clinical trial), Novartis (PI-clinical trial) and Teva (PI-clinical trial)

Faculty Disclosures
Karen Bauer

Relevant relationships:

Don Bukstein, MD
Allergy, Asthma and Sinus Center, Greenfield, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Robert Fisher, MD MS FAAAAI
Allergy Research & Care, Glendale, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Elizabeth Flasch

Relevant relationships: 

Dorian James

Relevant relationships:

Diane Keyes, DNP RN APN
Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Erin Lee, MS
Fight Asthma Milwaukee Allies, Greenfield, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Sara Lowe, NP
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Juan Ruiz

Relevant relationships: TBA

Dimmy Sokhal, PharmD
Hyat Pharmacy, Milwaukee, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Gary Steven, MD
Allergy, Asthma and Sinus Center, Greenfield, WI
Relevant relationships: AstraZeneca (PI-clinical trial), Biota (PI-clinical trial), Circassia (PI-clinical trial), Meda (speaker), Merck (PI-clinical trial), Mylan (PI-clinical trial), Novartis (PI-clinical trial) and Teva (PI-clinical trial)

Activity Reviewers

AAAAI Disclosure Policy
Pursuant to the Code of Ethics for the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) and the Standards for Commercial Support of Continuing Medical Education of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, the AAAAI requires disclosure of certain information from faculty members of educational activities designated for CME credit by the AAAAI. Prior to the activity, authors and reviewers are required to disclose all relationships that meet the following parameters:

  • Employment. Name of employer and job title.
  • Financial interests. All organizations, other than the employer, from which the faculty member or a member of his/her immediate family or household receives annual remuneration in any amount (including grants, honoraria and consulting fees).
  • Research interests. All organizations which support research projects for which the faculty member or member of his/her immediate family or household serves as an investigator.
  • Legal Consultation Services/Expert Witness Testimony: All topics on which the faculty member provided legal consultation and/or expert witness testimony during the previous calendar year.
  • Organizational interests: All organizations, other than the AAAAI, for which the faculty member holds volunteer positions.
  • Gifts. All organizations from which the faculty member or a member of his/her immediate family or household have received a gift of any amount in the last year.
  • Other interests. All interests of the faculty member or a member of his/her immediate family or household that would be judged by a majority of his/her peers to be more than casual and/or likely to impact his/her ability to exercise independent judgment. This includes any financial interest in or relationship with any manufacturer of a commercial product, and any financial interest or relationship with any organization that provides commercial support to AAAAI-sponsored educational activities.

The information disclosed by the speakers and planning committee was reviewed in accordance with the AAAAI Disclosure Policy. All potential conflicts of interest were resolved by the planners, faculty, and reviewers prior to their participation in the development of this activity.

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AAAAI and Fight Asthma Milwaukee Allies. The AAAAI is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. 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 4.00 Contact Hours.

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

  1. Register for the activity.
  2. Review the CME Info Page.
  3. View pre-meeting information and/or complete the pre-test.
  4. Attend the meeting. Be sure to sign in so your attendance can be recorded.
  5. Return to the online meeting site after the meeting and complete the post-test, if required. You must achieve a score of 70% or higher on post-tests to claim credit.
  6. Complete the activity evaluation.
  7. Claim your credits. Enter only the number of credits earned based on your participation in the activity.
  8. Print or save your certificate.

Live Activity Date
October 11, 2017. Valid for credit through June 30, 2018.

Questions
Activity-related questions should be directed to fam.allies@gmail.com.

Registration and credit claiming questions should be directed to cme@aaaai.org

Available Credit

  • 4.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 4.00 CE
    CE credit.
  • 4.00 CME
    CME credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/21/2017
Course expires: 
06/30/2018

Price

Cost:
$75.00
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