CAPP's 12th Annual Fighting Asthma Disparities Summit

Oct 1, 2020-Oct 1, 2020, 8:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. (ET)

Achieving Health Equity for Children with Asthma

The Virtual 12th Annual Fighting Asthma Disparities Summit will build on existing knowledge and experience with a deeper discussion on health inequities in childhood asthma. Experts will share lessons learned from implementing a patient-centered approach to asthma management in diverse populations. Workshops will address the impact and specific challenges of COVID-19 on families managing childhood asthma and discuss the successful adaptation of a home-based asthma intervention. Workshops will also invite discussion on a school-based asthma medication intervention in West Philadelphia pre-COVID.


Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020

8:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the impact of social determinants of health on patients and families managing childhood asthma
  • Apply a patient-centered approach to guide asthma treatment decisions and to adapt home or school-based asthma interventions
  • Discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on families managing childhood asthma

The Fighting Asthma Disparities Summit is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, with support from the Community Asthma Prevention Program.

New All-Virtual Format

Registration is FREE for all attendees. An optional processing fee is available for those who wish to earn continuing medical education (CME) credits.*

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Contact: Elizabeth K. Robinson at

ACCME Accreditation Statement: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.