Recorded Webinars

For the latest webinar recordings, visit the Florida Asthma Coalition Youtube.

Our workgroups occasionally engage guest speakers from different backgrounds to share their expertise that can be applied in programs an initiatives throughout Florida to reduce the burden of asthma. We have recorded these webinars and made them publicly available below, with permission from guest speakers. If you have questions about any of the topics discussed, guest speakers, or work being done by the coalition, please e-mail us

Topic: Environmental Public Health Tracking and Outdoor Air Quality
Guest Speaker: Diane Neidhart & Chris DuClos
Date Webinar Held: November 01, 2023


Topic: An Invisible Threat to Lung Health in Florida
Guest Speaker: Ken Peach, MBA, FACHE, KM
Date Webinar Held: October 25, 2023


Topic: Dampness and Indoor Mold Growth – Information & Advice 

Guest Speaker: Tim Wallace, RS, CEHP

Date Webinar Held: September 27, 2023


Topic: FAC Annual All Member Webinar

FAC Annual All Member Webinar Slides

Date Webinar Held: September 27, 2018


Topic: Asthma and the Importance of Implementing the AIRQ in Practice 

Guest Speaker: Nina C. Ramirez, MD, FAAAAI, FCCP

Date Webinar Held: March 22, 2023


Topic: Pediatric Asthma Care in the Post-Pandemic Era

Guest Speaker: Joi Lucas, MD

Date Webinar Held: February 22, 2023


Topic: New Era of Nicotine Dependence - The Impact of Vaping on Tobacco Cessation

Guest Speaker: Eliseo Rangel, MSW CTTS

Date Webinar Held: October 26, 2022


Topic: Stress Management: The Use of Complementary Therapies in Asthma Management

Guest Speaker: Debra N. Weiss, EdD, CHES

Date Webinar Held: August 24th, 2022


Topic: Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality: A Presentation on Workplace Safety

Guest Speakers: Paul Bemis (President) and Chris Aimes (COO)  of Air Cleaners Inc. 

Date Webinar Held: February 16th, 2022


Topic: Outdoor Asthma Triggers

Guest Speaker: Bruce Brown, RRT, AE-C  &  Wanda Donham, DHSC, RRT-NPS  

Date Webinar Held: October 27th, 2021


Topic: Traveling and Avoiding Asthma Triggers

Guest Speaker: Lorene Alba, Director of Education, Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

Date Webinar Held: September 22, 2021


Topic: Indoor Triggers 

Guest Speaker: Wanda Donham , DHSC, RRT-NPS 

Date Webinar Held: August 25th, 2021


Topic: Severe Asthma and New Treatment Guidelines from GINA and EPR-4

Guest Speaker: John Michael Prpich, MD, Pediatric Pulmonary Specialists

Date Webinar Held: August 21, 2020


Topic: E-cigarette Epidemic: Youth and Vaping

Guest Speaker: Ron Davis, Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Tobacco Free Florida (BTFF)

Date Webinar Held: August 20, 2020


Topic: 2018-2019 Asthma-Friendly School Application - Review and Q&A

Date Webinar Held: October 3, 2018

Workgroup(s) hosted or participated: Schools & Childcare Centers workgroup


Topic: Advocacy and Empowerment for the Asthmatic Patient 

Guest Speaker: Angela S. Garcia, PharmD, MPH, CPh

Date Webinar Held: September 18, 2018

Workgroup(s) hosted or participated: Primary Care Provider workgroup


Topic: Asthma in Liberty City, Miami, Florida "I Can't Breathe"

Guest Speaker: Consuelo Beck-Sague, MD, FAAP

Date Webinar Held: December 13, 2017

Workgroup(s) hosted or participated: Home Visiting workgroup


Topic: Physician Asthma Care Education (PACE) Program

Guest Speaker: Minal R. Patel, Ph.D., MPH with University of Michigan 

Date Webinar Held: January 16, 2018

Workgroup(s) hosted or participated: Provider and Hospital workgroups


Topic: Great Indoors: Smoking Cessation in Public Housing in Liberty City

Guest Speaker: Debra Weiss-Randall, Ed.D, CHES

Date Webinar Held: January 17, 2018

Workgroup(s) hosted or participated: Home Visiting workgroup


Topic: Expertise at Your Fingertips: Building Systems to Sustain Home-Based Asthma Services

Guest Speaker: Laura Fudula with National Center for Healthy Housing

Date Webinar Held: April 18, 2018

Workgroup(s) hosted or participated: Home Visiting, Provider, and Hospital workgroups

Supporting documents: Technical Assistance Process Memo and Building Systems One-Page flyer