FAC Annual Summit

Register for our Virtual Annual Summit: Diversity in Asthma Management!

We would like to invite you to join us June 24th for the 2022 Virtual Florida Asthma Coalition Summit! The theme of the 2022 Virtual Summit is Diversity in Asthma Management. This is a FREE, full-day conference that will be an excellent opportunity to network with peers across the state who work in the hospital, clinical, community, and school-based settings. This will also be an opportunity to learn about asthma management innovations, best practices & guidelines for improving asthma outcomes. 

CEUs and CMEs are available during our educational tracks, during which our wonderful speakers and subject matter experts will provide cutting edge presentations, including:

  • Don Bukstein, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI on Building an Asthma Lifestyle Plan: The Total Lung Connection to Improve Asthma Outcomes 
  • Timothy Dougherty, MD, FAAEM, DACMT on Vaping: You Come A Long Way Baby?
  • Angela Garcia, PharmD, MPH, CPh on Review of Monoclonal Antibody Treatment in Asthma: Selecting the Right Biologic
  • Ezinne ChinemereMHS, CHES, AE-C on Addressing Health Disparities: Understanding Systemic Racism and its Impact on Health Outcomes
  • Juan Carlos Cardet, MD, MPH on Use of Anti-Inflammatory Drugs to Close Racial Gaps in Asthma Outcomes 
  • Erika A. Waters, PhD, MPH and Sienna Ruiz, BA on The Diversity of Asthma Care Beliefs and Practices: The Findings of the Asthma Caregivers Project
  • John Prpich, MD, FAAP on Overview of New NAEPP/GINA Asthma Guidelines

To register for the 2022 Florida Asthma Coalition Virtual Summit, and to view the Summit agenda, click here

For CHES continuing education credits, please fill out the following form and submit to flasthmacoalition@gmail.com 

Note: After the Summit, another evaluation form will be emailed to attendees for other professional CEUs (i.e. physicians, nurses, social workers, respiratory therapists).

 

Know someone that has gone above and beyond to protecting Floridians from asthma and asthma-related burdens? Nominate an Asthma-Friendly Champion to be awarded at the FAC Virtual Summit. Nominate a person by emailing flasthmacoalition@gmail.com. 

 

AAE'S 2022 Virtual Mini Review Course

(With New Topics, Different Than 2021) AND Digital Review Course 

Don’t forget to also register for the Association of Asthma Educators half-day AE-C course on Thursday, June 23rd from 1-5 pm for $200! 

Please register and pay for the training here.

 

SPECIAL COURSE OFFERING: Asthma Educator Review Course

Half-day Session (1:00-5:00pm, Eastern) followed by complimentary access to AAE's On-Demand Review Course to Prepare for the NAECB Certification Exam (asthma specific CEs that are applicable for re-certification as well). This includes the 2021 FAC bonus material as well as the self-paced course. A maximum of 19 CE credits are offered. 

With presentations from the following Faculty Presenters:

1:00pm-2:00pm Asthma Pathophysiology-

Dr. Karen L. Gregory. DNP, APRN, CNS, RRT, AE-C, FAARC

2:00pm-3:00pm PFTs with Interpretations- 

Kevin Collins, PhD, RRT, RPFT, AE-

 

3:00pm-3:15pm- BREAK

 

3:15-4:15pm Identifying asthma control, risks, classification and management-

Teresa M. Summe, BS, RRT, AE-C 

 

4:15pm-5:00pm. Networking, Questions, Answers

 

We are so pleased to offer an amazing opportunity that will be very useful in preparing for the NAECB certification exam. This unique opportunity is part of the offering of the Florida Asthma Coalition's Annual SummitCLICK HERE for Florida Asthma Summit Details.

During this course, you can expect:

  • Asthma Education from Asthma Educators
  • Summary of Asthma Educator Review Course
  • Access to One-on-one time with your Asthma Educator Mentor
  • Access to self-paced Asthma Educator Review Course 

 

We at AAE wish to provide intensive support beyond this course for all interested individuals and are committed to your success as you become certified and move forward in this vital professional status. Registrants will receive asthma-specific continuing education applicable to their professional licensure, and a  self paced comprehensive course complete with digital reference book, plus all of the mentoring support that AAE can offer. ($250 Value) NOTE: The special price of this course reflects group pricing developed in partnership between AAE and FAC.

 

For continuing education credits for the Half Day Course, please fill out the following form and submit to flasthmacoalition@gmail.com 

Note: After the Summit, another evaluation form will be emailed to attendees for other professional CEUs (i.e. nurses, social workers, respiratory therapists).