Severe Asthma: Clinical Communication to Improve Control - Denver

Denver, CO US
July 19, 2015

Credit claiming is open for this course through June 30, 2016.

This free live course will cover the management of patients with severe asthma. The half-day event will include a combination of lecture, small and large group discussion, and case studies to provide the latest updates and evidence-based recommendations. The agenda can be viewed below.
Physicians can earn up to 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

This activity is supported in part by an independent educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Registration Instructions: 

  1. Scroll down and click on ‘Yes’ to Enroll in the course.
  2. Login with your AAAAI Username and Password. New users/Forgot your password: Click 'forgot login' or 'never claimed credit', type your email address in the field below and click “continue”. You will receive an email with a link to reset/create your login.
  3. Once logged in, Click the red ‘Take Course’ button
  4. Select your ‘User Type’ (area of practice) from the drop down and click “next”
  5. Click on ‘CME Info Begin’
  6. Review the CME Info Page
  7. Scroll down and click on “Go to next step”.
  8. Review the Pre-Course Preparation information.  
  9. Attend the Live activity and sign-in

Agenda
1:00 - 1:15: Lunch
1:15 - 2:45: Severe Asthma - ERP-3 Guidelines and Diagonsis
2:45 - 3:00: Break
3:00 - 4:15: Severe Asthma - Patient Challenges
4:15 - 4:30: Q&A/Wrap-Up

Denver offers a variety of restaurants and activities to be enjoyed before or after the course. Enhance your visit by exploring the city!

Target Audience

Allergist/immunologists
Allergy/immunology fellows-in-training
Practice managers and other clinical staff involved in billing in a clinical practice setting

Learning Objectives

After this workshop, participants should be able to:

  1. Define the pathophysiology of severe asthma.
  2. In simulated patient encounters, appropriately apply diagnostic and therapeutic options to patients with severe asthma.
  3. In simulated patient encounters, identify evidence of patient non-adherence and factors that contribute to non-adherence.
  4. In simulated patient encounters, apply effective education and patient communication skills to improve asthma control.
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 3.00 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
02/01/2015
Course expires: 
12/31/2015
Event starts: 
07/19/2015 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
07/19/2015 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$0.00
Embassy Suites Denver Downtown
1420 Stout Street
Room: Crystal B/C
Denver, CO 80202
United States

Primary faculty: Andrew W. Murphy, MD FAAAAI

Available Credit

  • 3.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 3.00 CME
    CME credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/01/2015
Course expires: 
12/31/2015

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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