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Pediatric Asthma & Environmental Exposures

posted on Sep 24, 2015

This course qualifies for CME, CNE, CEU, and CECH provided by the Centers for Disease Control. 

This course is part of a series of short courses offered by the American College of Medical Toxicology on contemporary issues in environmental toxicology and environmental health developed by leading authorities in medical toxicology, under the direction of Drs. Michael Kosnett, Charles McKay and Paul Wax.

Developed By:

Cyrus Rangan, MD, FACMT
Medical Toxicologist, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
Los Angeles, CA

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe initiating and exacerbating factors in environmentally-induced pediatric asthma.
  • List 6 key components of modern pediatric asthma management.
  • Identify relevant community and public health resources involved in asthma response.

Funding for this web-based learning module was made possible (in part) by the cooperative agreement award number 1U61TS000117-05 from the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR). The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

Created: October 2013