2017 Asthma Network Forum, 11/3/17

San Francisco, CA US
November 3, 2017

Target Audience

All physicians are welcome

Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, the learner will be able to:
1. Distinguish between bronchiectasis and asthma and manage them accordingly.
2. Describe San Francisco public housing environmental hazards that impact asthma control.
3. Discuss the relationship between structural racism and health.
4. Incorporate the LEAP study in preventing peanut allergy, using screening guidelines for infants at risk.
5. Appropriately prescribe maintenance and rescue inhalers and describe the currently available biologics that may come available in the near future.
6. Practice the "Ask me 3" model of patient communication and practice key behaviors to build teams.
7. Discuss the impact of psychosocial stress on asthma risk and how to manage these in clinical practice.
8. Explain how asthma risk, asthma mortality, and bronchodilator response in children can vary by racial/ethnic groups and genetic factors.

Survey link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2017SFAsthmaNetwork

Additional Information

San Francisco Medical Center
Conference room: 
2425 Geary Blvd, Mezz 1 & 2
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/03/2017 - 8:00am PDT
Event ends: 
11/03/2017 - 5:00pm PDT
San Francisco Medical Office Building
2238 Geary Blvd.
3rd Floor, Diamond Room
San Francisco, CA 94115
United States


  • Peg Strub, MD
  • Maricel Guinto


  • Sachin Gupta, MD
  • Josh Jacobs, MD
  • Myngoc (Mina) Nguyen, MD
  • Karen Cohn, MS, CIH
  • Paul Preston, MD
  • Zea Malawa, MD, MPH
  • Neeta Thakur, MD, MPH
  • Marquitta White, MS, PhD

Disclosure Statement: Josh Jacobs has disclosed a financial relationship with TEVA, Astra-Zeneca, Genentech, Novartis, Sanofi\Regeneron, and 3M pharmaceuticals. All conflicts of interest have been mitigated prior to the event, through expert slide review. All other faculty, planners, and CME staff do not have any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests or affiliations to disclose.

Accreditation Statement: Kaiser San Francisco (San Francisco, CA 94115) is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
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