Emergency Management of Asthma – June 4, 2014

Meeting Summary

Opening Remarks
Stacy Ignoffo, MSW; Chicago Asthma Consortium
Presentation

Emergency Management of Asthma in the Schools
Blair Harvey-Gintoft; Office of Student Health and Wellness, Chicago Public Schools
Nancy Swanson-Legesse, BSN, MS; Northside College Prep High School
Presentation

Asthma Action Plans: Review of the Data
Aaron Donnell, MD; Chicago Family Asthma & Allergy
Presentation

Illinois Emergency Department Asthma Surveillance Project (IEDASP)
Michael McDermott, MD; Illinois Emergency Department Asthma Surveillance Project
Presentation

Discussion: Recommendations for appropriate emergency protocols
All participants

Exhibitors:
AstraZeneca
Boston Scientific
Genentech
Monaghan Medical Corporation

An independent education grant was provided by AstraZeneca