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Program Information


* Closed * - North Carolina Asthma Summit 2017

Description:  The participant will know more about asthma related laws, rules and regulations in North Carolina while expanding their patient care practices.
CASCE#:  51798
Audience:  Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, Registered Environmental Health Specialists, Health Educators
Disciplines: Allied Health
Format:  conference
Objectives:  1. Describe one epidemiological statistic concerning asthma in North Carolina.
  2. Describe exploratory research method for using personal exposure monitors for children with asthma.
  3. Describe the new landscape of e-cigarettes and other emerging nicotine delivery devices in NC and the nation, including data on the prevalence, known health risks, marketing and current policies.
  4. Discuss the use of delivery devices for inhaled asthma medications.
  5. Describe the role of the National Asthma Educator Certification Board and the asthma educator..
  6. Recognize and report child abuse and neglect in healthcare and community settings.
  7. Explain the components of the law and best practice standards that influence the decision making process for students who self-carry.
  8. Examine the differences between burnout, compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma.

Program Times

5/24/2017 8:00 AM - 5/24/2017 4:15 PM


Organization:  St. Mark's Church
Address:  1230 St. Marks Church Rd.
City:  Burlington
Map:  Show Me!


0.6 CEU

6.25 CHES - CECH

6.25 CNE Contact Hours

6.25 Contact Hours

6.25 NCRCB CE Hours

6.25 Sanitarian Continuing Education Hours

3.75 Contact Hours Left at 1:30

4 Contact Hours Left at 2:00


Theresa Blount, BSN RN AE-C + B488 - Breakout Session 1A: Devices 101

Angela Cole, BSW - Breakout Session 2C: Child Abuse and Neglect: Recognizing and Reporting

Sally Herndon, MPH - Smoke-Free Public Housing: Rules and Regulations

Jessica Holton, BS, MSW - Compassion Fatigue: Proactive Approaches to Counter Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Depletion

Greg Kearney, DrPH MPH REHS - The Importance of Asthma Research

John Manning, CPNP AE-C - Breakout Session 1B: The Certified Asthma Educator & The Nat. Asthma Educator Certification Board

Jim Martin, MS - The New Landscape of Tobacco Products: E-cigarettes and Other Emerging Nicotine Delivery Devices

Madlyn Morreale, JD MPH - Enhancing Outcomes Through Community Collaboration: Is There a Lawyer in the House?

Ann Nichols, RN MSN NCSN - Breakout Session 2D: Laws and Best Practices Regarding Self-Carry

Lauren Thie, MSPH - State of the State: NC Asthma Report

Program Fees

$80.00 Registration fee.

Cancellation Fee

$0.00 Cancellation Fee

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