TAM: Importance of Objective Lung Function Testing

Milwaukee, WI US
September 27, 2018

In this meeting, the fourth in a series of four, Juan Ruiz, MD of the Medical College of Wisconsin, will discuss the importance of pulmonary function testing (PFT).

Target Audience

Teach Asthma Management (TAM) is an interactive seminar intended for healthcare providers including but not limited to:

  • physicians
  • advanced practice providers
  • nurses
  • respiratory therapists
  • pharmacists

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss the importance of pulmonary function testing (PFT)
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.00 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.00 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
05/14/2018
Course expires: 
06/30/2019
Event starts: 
09/27/2018 - 6:00pm
Event ends: 
09/27/2018 - 7:00pm
Cost:
$30.00
Rating: 
0

Importance of Objective Lung Function Testing

DateStart TimeEnd TimePresentationSpeaker
June 56:00 pm7:00 pmShared Decision MakingPatricia Marik, PhD
July 176:00 pm7:00 pmChronic Allergic Rhinitis ManagementRobert Fisher, MD
August 226:00 pm7:00 pmPersonalized MedicineGary Steven, MD PhD
September 276:00 pm7:00 pmImportance of Objective Lung Function TestingJuan Ruiz, MD
Italian Community Center
631 E. Chicago St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
United States

Planning Committee
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: Optinose (advisory board, speaker), AstraZeneca, Pearl, Roche, GSK, Merck, Novartis and Teva (ongoing research grants)

Faculty
Juan Ruiz, MD
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Content Reviewers
Samuel Gubernick, DO FAAAAI
Family Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Associates, Largo, FL
Relevant relationships: None

Kim Mudd, RN MSN CCRP
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Relevant relationships: None

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 live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. 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 1.00 Contact Hours.

Credit Claiming Period
Credit claiming for this activity will expire at 11:59 pm on June 30, 2019. Requests to claim credit on or after July 1, 2019 will be subject to an administrative fee.

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

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

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.00 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.00 CME
    CME credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/14/2018
Course expires: 
06/30/2019

Price

Cost:
$30.00
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