Minnesota Asthma Alliance Meeting 2013
Optimizing Asthma Care in Minnesota: What You Can Do


Morning Session:

9:00 Sign-in and pick up program materials

9:20 Welcome and Opening Remarks Addressing Asthma in Minnesota: Today, Tomorrow, and the Future. Janet Keysser MA, MBA, MDH Asthma Program Manager

9:30 Bronchial Thermoplasty: Translating Research into Practice. Charlene E. McEvoy, MD, MPH, Pulmonary medicine physician at Health Partners

10:15 Break – refreshments and partner networking, visit exhibitor tables

10:30 Concepts of Co-Management: A primary care journey to improve asthma care for its pediatric population. Deborah B. McWilliams, MD, Community Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic

11:30 Medication Management: Partnering with Patients to Optimize Medication Outcomes. Molly Ekstrand, RPh, AE-C, CDE, Park Nicollet Health Services

12:15 LUNCH – time for networking and exhibitor tables

Afternoon Session

12:45 Presentation of Draft of State Asthma Plan – MDH Asthma Program

1:15 Reconvening Remarks - Janet Keysser

1:20 Introduction to the MN Community Measurement/MN Health Scores Jasmine Larson, BS, RDMS, RVT, CPHQ, Manager of Health Care Measurement Development, MNCM

1:40 Panel Discussion: Provider Experience Implementing the Minnesota Optimal Asthma Care Measures. Moderator: Angie Carlson , PhD, RPh Panelists: Sarah Beckmann, MD Steven Inman, MD Deborah B. McWilliams, MD Debra J. Peterson, RN, MS, FNP-BC

3:00 Wrap-up, closing remarks and insights from the day, next steps

3:15-4:00 Adjourn to networking, display tables, asthma resources

Updated Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 02:05PM