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Community Education

The Asthma Education Summit is a yearly event.  It brings together health care providers, school representatives, faith-based organizations and other community-based organizations.  The summit provides asthma information and promoting asthma education.

This year’s summit is scheduled for Friday, November 12 from 9:00am – 12:00pm.

Info and Registration


Past summits have included lectures, discussions and workshops around the following topics:

  • Understanding the effect of pollution on asthma
  • Assessing asthma management
  • Asthma control assessments
  • Identifying asthma patients and getting care
  • Community Health Workers
  • Community Based Approach to Asthma Disparities
  • School Health
  • Asthma and Housing
  • Adherence: Finding a Medication Regimen That Sticks
  • Spirometry and Asthma
  • ECHO-Chicago: Helping Children and Providers Breathe Easier
  • Medication Devices
  • Green Cleaning and Triggers

If you have any questions or are interested in participating, please contact us.

South Side Pediatric Asthma Center (SSPAC)
5841 South Maryland Ave.
MC 1075
Chicago, IL 60637

(833) 3ASTHMA (833-327-8462)