December 17, 2009

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Evaluation of an Asthma Medication Training Program for Mexican Community Health Workers  
Molly Martin, MD, MAPP, Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center

Teaching Respiratory Inhaler Techniques to Patients with Acute Asthma: Towards a Performance Measure
Jerry Krishnan, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Health Studies; Director, Asthma and COPD Center; Director, Refractory Obstructive Lung Disorders Clinic, University of Chicago Medical Center

Genetics of Asthma in Latino Americans
Pedro Avila, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Allergy-Immunology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Implementing Successful Community Health Educator Programs
Victoria Persky, MD, Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health
Maureen Damitz, AE-C, Senior Director of Programs, Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago

The Influence of Caregivers’ Psychosocial Status on Childhood Asthma and Obesity
Lisa K. Sharp, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Section of Health Promotion Research, University of Illinois at Chicago

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