Kick Asthma: Knowledge Forum

On Tuesday, April 9, CAC will host our first Kick Asthma Knowledge Forum at Malcolm X College. We invite members and non-members to come to the event, share their work, network and hear from leaders in the field of asthma.

DOWNLOAD – CAC Knowledge Share Program – April 2019


Theme: Population Health

Tuesday, April 9
8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Malcolm X College – 1900 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60612
Accessible by CTA Blue Line, Complimentary Parking  – validate ticket with security upon arrival
Members – $35 | Non-Members – $45 | Full-Time Students – $15


8 am – 8:30 am – Registration/Breakfast

8:30 am – Welcome – Knowledge Share – Attendees are invited to share information about what is happening at their respective organizations. You may announce upcoming events, share research being conducted, ask for assistance with projects, announce job openings, etc.

8:45am – 9:45am – Session 1 – The Future of Population Health in Asthma

Jerry Krishnan UIC Chicago Asthma Consortium Presenter

Presenter: Jerry Krishnan, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine and Public Health, Associate Vice Chancellor for Population Health Sciences
University of Illinois College of Medicine




9:45-10:00 am – Networking Break

10:00 – 11:00 am – Session 2 – Translating Data into Actionable Information to Improve Population Health

Jin Nam, RN, MS Presenter at Chicago Asthma Consortium Knowledge ForumPresenter: Jin Nam, RN, MS
Director of Practice Transformation






11:00 – 11:15 am – Networking Break

11:15 am – 12:15 pm – Session 3 – Population Health from the Ground Up

Stacy Ignoffo Chicago Asthma Consortium Panel Moderator 2019

Moderator: Stacy Ignoffo, MSW
Director of Community Health Innovations
Sinai Urban Health Institute



12:15 pm – Closing Remarks and Evaluation


Please visit our exhibitors’ tables at the event:

South Side Pediatric Asthma Center

Astra Zeneca logo Chicago Asthma Consortium

Join the Professional Development Committee!

In 2019, the Chicago Asthma Consortium plans to host 3 Kick Asthma: Knowledge Forums.

If you are interested in helping plan the meeting themes and sourcing presenters, please contact Tricia Fusilero at [email protected] or call 888-268-8334.

If you have questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact Tricia.