The 19th Annual Regional Allied Health Conference

Current Perspectives in Asthma, Allergy & Pulmonary Practice

Friday, September 12, 2014

National Jewish Health
Molly Blank Conference Center
1400 Jackson St.
Denver, CO 80206

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Continuing Education Credit To Be Applied For

  • Nursing Contact Hours
  • AANP CE Credit
  • AAPA CME Credit
  • CRCE Credit

Featuring!

Full-day workshop to prepare for the Asthma Educator Certification Exam. More information to come.
 

Session Topics -- To Be Determined

 

Conference Objectives

Upon completion of this conference, the participant will be better able to:

  1. Describe the latest treatments and key self-management strategies for a variety of chronic diseases and conditions.
  2. Demonstrate recommended techniques for therapeutic devices for the respiratory patient.
  3. Discuss the four major content areas (The Asthma Condition, Patient and Family Assessment, Asthma Management, Organizational Issues) included in the National Certification Examination for Asthma Educators.

 

Proposed Conference Timetable

Time Topic
7:15 - 7:55.a.m. Registration, Continental Breakfast, & Exhibits
7:55 - 8:05.a.m. Opening Remarks
8:05 - 9:35.a.m. General Session & Workshops
9:35 - 10:00.a.m. Breaks & Exhibits
10:00 a.m. - 12:05.p.m. Workshops
12:05 - 12:50.p.m. Group Luncheon & Exhibits
12:50 - 3:55.p.m. Workshops & General Session
3:55 - 4:00.p.m. Closing Remarks


Who Should Attend

Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Respiratory Therapists and Allied Health Professionals working with people who have chronic diseases and conditions.
 

Registration Information

Registration Fee $135
National Jewish Health Employees $40

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Your $135 registration fee includes admission to all sessions, breakfast, exhibits, lunch, and the conference handouts. Cancellations must be received no less than 10 days before the start of the program to receive a refund minus a $25 processing fee.

National Jewish Health employees can register for $40.


Accreditation and Designation Statement -- To Be Determined

 

Exhibiting

This event is a great venue for communication with members of the healthcare community, as well as great learning opportunity for you. Exhibit space is conveniently located steps away from the meeting space and the agenda is designed to allow time for attendees to visit the exhibit hall.

If you are interested in exhibiting at this event, please fill out and return the application to Mandy Comeau via fax 303.728.6521 or email. You can contact Mandy directly with any questions at 303.728.6585.


About the Sponsor

This conference is sponsored by the Nursing Department at National Jewish Health, which is the only medical and research center in the United States devoted entirely to respiratory, allergic, and immune system diseases, including asthma, tuberculosis, emphysema, severe allergies, AIDS, cancer, and autoimmune diseases such as lupus. Founded in 1899, National Jewish Health is a non-profit, non-sectarian institution dedicated to enhancing prevention, treatment, and cures through research and to developing and providing innovative clinical programs for treating patients regardless of age, religion, race, or ability to pay.


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CME/CE OPPORTUNITIES 


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