General Internal Medicine Clinical Series - May 2016

Northbrook, IL US
May 17, 2016

In this activity titled "Wheezes, bells and whistles, a multidisciplinary approach to the complicated asthmatic", participants will learn about the management, treatment, and multidisciplinary approaches to difficult-to-control asthma.




Target Audience

This activity has been designed for physicians in internal medicine and family medicine, residents & fellows, nurses, APN's and other healthcare professionals involved in primary care.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this program attendees will be able to:

  •  Review and discuss the list of components of asthma management and the goals of asthma treatment
  • Identify current treatment options for patients with asthma
  • Understand and review how a multidisciplinary approach can benefit patients with difficult to control asthma


Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Jennifer Wertheimer
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 2.00 Participation
Event starts: 
05/17/2016 - 6:30pm
Event ends: 
05/17/2016 - 8:30pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 
Renaissance Hotel, Northbrook
933 Skokie Blvd
Winnetka A Ballroom
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States
Neil S. Freedman, MD 
Department of Medicine
Head, Division of Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine and Allergy and Immunology 
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Clinical Assistant Professor, 
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Joseph R. Raviv, MD 
Department of Surgery
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Ewa H. Schafer, MD
Department of Medicine
Section Head Allergy and Immunology
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Senior Clinician Educator
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Chicago and NorthShore University Health System. The University of Chicago is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.. 

Credit Designation
The University Of Chicago Pritzker School Of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.

Registration is required, and space is limited. RSVP by telephone at (847) 570-1258 or click on the email link below.


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