Asthma Training Workshop for LSN, RN and PHNs

Asthma Training Workshop
for LSN, RN and PHN's

Becoming an Asthma Educator and Care Manager

Participate in a FREE, 6 CEU Workshop hosted by the MDH Asthma Program and Dakota County Public Health

A specialized training workshop for Minnesota licensed school nurses (LSN), registered nurses (RN), and public health nurses (PHN) managing or working in the school health office or serving the community. Information and discussion surrounding asthma in the school health office will be a point of focus throughout the workshop. RN’s serving schools with high asthma rates are encouraged to attend.

The workshop will cover these core asthma topics:

  • Asthma prevalence
  • Goals of therapy Pathophysiology
  • Controlling factors that contribute to severity Monitoring symptoms
  • Medication administration
  • Co-morbidities
  • Optimizing education
  • Asthma in the school health office


Dr. Wendy Brown, PharmD, PA, AE-C
Erika Yoney, BSN, LSN, Minnesota Department of Health’s School Nurse Consultant

Workshop Location and Date:

Apple Valley - March 9, 2018
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Sign in 8:00 a.m. to 8:25 a.m.)
Dakota County Public Health Western Service Center
Room #106
14955 Galaxie Avenue, Apple Valley, MN 55124

Lunch is not provided. Please bring your own lunch. Lunch break limited to 30 minutes.


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More Information:

For more information, please visit the MDH Asthma Resources for Schools.


Contact Susan Ross, Clinical Nurse Advisor at the MDH Asthma Program at 651-201-5629 or


Updated Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 01:44PM