Asthma Conference :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

8th Annual Pediatric Asthma Conference

Date: May 4-5, 2017
Location: Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center, Columbus, OH
Registration: Click here to register for this conference

  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital Education Institute
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital Department of Respiratory Care

Featured Topics

  • Asthma in Athletes
  • Problem Based Learning: Balancing Safety and Efficacy of Asthma Therapy
  • Mold: When to Worry
  • Teens with Asthma: Transition to Independence
  • Role of Traffic Pollution in Asthma

Visiting Faculty (confirmed)

  • Keynote Speaker: Chitra Dinakar, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Allergy & Immunology; University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine (Topic: “Management of Asthma in the Yellow Zone”)

Conference Directors

  • David Stukus, MD, Co-Director, Asthma Center Clinic
  • Gloria Ayres, RRT, AE-C, Asthma Coordinator

The conference is designed for pediatricians, family practitioners, nurses, respiratory therapists, social workers, pharmacists and clinical staff from hospital, urgent care and primary care facilities with pediatric asthma patients.

School Age Focused Day One is also directed at school nurses and health professionals for education and practical management of asthma in school age children and the school setting.

Exhibiting Opportunities

For exhibiting opportunities, please contact Sulema Lewis at

2017 Asthma Conference Registration

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