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Fifth Annual Pediatric Asthma Education Conference
 


Celebrating National Asthma Awareness Month, May 2014

Pediatric Asthma Conference 2014
Download the Conference Flipbook


Tuesday May 13, 2014
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Lipscomb University, Swang Business Center

Purpose
The annual pediatric asthma conference provides education to clinicians who care for children with asthma. The use of evidence-based asthma guidelines has been shown to improve care, reduce disparities, and decrease health care expenditures for asthma.

Location
Swang Business Center at Lipscomb University (a smoke-free campus)

Driving directions
Lipscomb campus mapm (pdf)

Cost and Registration
Registration is $65, this will include all handouts, continental breakfast, and box lunch.
Late registration is $75 starting on April 29.

Register online


Plenary speakers

Len Bacharier, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics, Clinical Director of the Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonary Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children’s Hospital.  He is co-principal investigator for the NHBLI’s AsthmaNet, is an investigator in the  Childhood Asthma Research and Education (CARE) Network, and co-investigator in the Childhood Asthma Management Program (CAMP).

Christian Rosas-Salazar, M.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonary Medicine at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Monroe Carell Jr.Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. Dr. Rosas-Salazar’s clinical interest is severe asthma. In addition he has published articles on asthma literacy and asthma numeracy and will present data that will be useful to all who educate patients and families about asthma.


Cumberland PediatricsPresented by
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development in association with Division of Pediatric Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine, and Cumberland Pediatric Foundation.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.


Last Edited: March 12, 2014