Asthma Educator Institute | American Lung Association

Asthma Educator Institute

Event Date:

June 19, 2018 - June 20, 2018

Location Information

Brentwood Community Center
2505 South Brentwood Blvd Brentwood, MO 63144


Laura Turner

Manager, Tobacco Control & Lung Health 

[email protected]


More Information

The Asthma Educator Institute is a two-day preparatory course for those qualified to take the National Asthma Educator Certification Board (NAECB) examination. The American Lung Association Asthma Educator Institute was developed in January of 2003 and was recently updated to reflect the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program Expert Panel Report 3: Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma. The curriculum covers the content outlined in the NAECB Candidate Handbook and includes case reviews, hands-on skills demonstration and practice. The course is delivered by asthma experts from your community, including Certified Asthma Educators (AE-C). Course Objectives & Agenda The overall course objectives are: To prepare participants to provide NHLBI and NAEPP guideline directed asthma care to patients, families and health care providers across all settings. To identify the various roles of the asthma educator. To help prepare participants to pass the National Asthma Educator Certification Board exam. To Network with healthcare providers/educators and organizations surrounding asthma care and asthma care policies. 

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