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.
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
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
11:00 – 11:15 am – Networking Break
11:15 am – 12:15 pm – Session 3 – Population Health from the Ground Up
Moderator: Stacy Ignoffo, MSW
Director of Community Health Innovations
Sinai Urban Health Institute
12:15 pm – Closing Remarks and Evaluation
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.