Linda Rogers, MD
Clinical Director of the Severe Asthma Program
Pulmonary and Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Associate Professor of medicine
Mount Sinai – National Jewish Respiratory Institute
Refractory Asthma: Update on Approaches and Novel Therapies
• Describe the approach to evaluation of refractory asthma
• Recognize the role of non-adherence and poor inhaler technique in presumed refractory asthma
• Review current and future advanced therapies in refractory asthma
1. Review the development of the field of Interventional Pulmonology
2. Appraise the procedural areas that comprise Interventional Pulmonology in 2015
3. Analyze the new technologies that will be changing the field of Interventional Pulmonology in 2016 and beyond
Target Audience: Physicians, Nurses, NP/PA’s, Students, and Respiratory Therapists
Accreditation: Winthrop University Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Winthrop University Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.