Kick Asthma: Knowledge Forums
CAC hosts 2-3 regional educational and networking meetings per year called Kick Asthma: Knowledge Forums. The forums are an opportunity to come together to learn from experts in asthma care, network with colleagues and community members and to share information from asthma related organizations throughout Chicagoland.
Each forum aims to provide:
Meetings are intended toward a diverse audience of physicians, researchers, nurses, respiratory therapists, pharmacists, community asthma educators, program managers and advocates.
2020 Programs Coming Soon!
Join the Professional Development Committee
The Chicago Asthma Consortium plans to host 3 Kick Asthma: Knowledge Forums in 2020.
If you are interested in helping plan the meeting themes and sourcing presenters, please contact Tricia Fusilero at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 888-268-8334.
If you have questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact Tricia.
Seeking Location Hosts
If you are interested in hosting a meeting, please contact Kim Branch or Tricia Fusilero. Location hosts are invited to welcome guests to their facility and speak to the audience for a few minutes at the beginning of the program. Location hosts are asked to meet the following:
We invite members and non-members to come to the event, share their work, network and hear from leaders in the field of asthma.
Members – $35 Non-Members – $45 Full-time Students – $15
8:00 am – 8:30 am – Registration and Continental 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, ask for assistance with projects, announce job openings, etc.
8:45 am – 9:45 am – Session 1
9:45 am – 10:00 am – Networking Break | Visit Exhibitor Booths & Membership Table
10:00 am – 11:00 am – Session 2
11:00 am – 11:15 am – Networking Break | Visit Exhibitor Booths & Membership Table
11:15 am – 12:15 pm – Session 3
12:15 pm – 12:30 pm – Closing & Evaluations