Current Topics Impacting Asthma: Asthma and COPD
December 4, 2013

Co-hosted with Illinois COPD Coalition


Opening Remarks

Stacy Ignoffo,MSW; Chicago Asthma Consortium
Sharon Rosenberg, MD; Illinois COPD Coalition

Asthma and COPD Overlap: Overview and Diagnosis
Richard Lenhardt, MD; Cook County Health and Hospital Systems

Epidemiology of Asthma and COPD in Chicago
Helen Margellos-Anast, MPH; Sinai Urban Health Institute

Airway Remodeling Theory in Asthma and COPD
Ted Naureckas, MD; University of Chicago

Clinical Management of Asthma and COPD Overlap
Sharon Rosenberg, MD; Northwestern University

Closing Remarks and Evaluation

Stacy Ignoffo, MSW; Chicago Asthma Consortium

Exhibitors:
Aerocrine
AstraZeneca
Boehringer Ingelheim
Boston Scientific