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Conference Materials

Materials from past events can continue to serve as powerful resources for asthma programs in their efforts to improve asthma management and drive strong outcomes. To view resources and presentations, select an event below. 


U.S. Housing and Urban Development Regional Summits on Pediatric Home Asthma Interventions & Reimbursement Opportunities

Learn how leaders and experts described the value of interventions in the homes of children with poorly controlled asthma, and how a community can accelerate the creation of reimbursement mechanisms through local/regional health insurance providers. Download materials from regional events hosted by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

   
   
   

CHEST Archives

Download materials from the annual ACCP Community Asthma Coalitions Symposium of the American College of Chest Physicians' CHEST conference, where asthma leaders discussed the latest information on asthma care and effective asthma management strategies.

15th Annual ACCP Community Asthma and COPD Coalitions Symposium, CHEST 2013

14th Annual ACCP Community Asthma and COPD Coalitions Symposium, CHEST 2012

13th Annual ACCP Community Asthma and COPD Coalitions Symposium, CHEST 2011

12th Annual ACCP Community Asthma and COPD Coalitions Symposium, CHEST 2010

11th Annual ACCP Community Asthma and COPD Coalitions Symposium, CHEST 2009

MCAN State of Childhood Asthma and Future Directions Conference

In December 2006, the Merck Childhood Asthma Network (MCAN) convened The State of Childhood Asthma and Future Directions Conference to identify, discuss and recommend best practices, and assess implementation of strategies to close the gap between recommended and actual asthma treatment and management. Sixty invited participants, all respected thought leaders and authorities in childhood asthma and other relevant public health, healthcare and health policy disciplines, participated in presentations and roundtable discussions. Speakers presented two or three actionable recommendations, and through the roundtable discussions, priority best practices and recommendations surfaced.

 

Read the conference proceeding of the key findings and recommendations in the March 2009 supplement to Pediatrics.

Asthma Forum Archives

Download materials from the 2007-2011 Asthma Forums, where asthma leaders discussed the most effective strategies for managing asthma and achieving positive health outcomes.

Region 5 Asthma Forum

National Asthma Forum 2011

National Asthma Forum 2010

National Asthma Forum 2009

National Asthma Forum 2008

National Asthma Forum 2007

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