National Asthma Education and Prevention Program
Coordinating Committee Meeting
Hyatt Regency Bethesda
Bethesda, Maryland
September 20, 2004

Monday, September 20, 2004
8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m.

Registration and Coffee


8:30 a.m.

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Ms. Diana Schmidt

8:40 a.m.

Updating the Asthma Guidelines


Developing Guidelines: Review of the Process


Ms. Schmidt


Preparing for Expert Panel Report III


Ms. Virginia Taggart


Enhancing Guidelines Utilization: Feedback From Subcommittees


Dr. William Storms




Full-Group Discussion

9:15 a.m.

Implementing the Guidelines



Patient-Provider Approaches: Creating a Medical Home for Asthma


Dr. David Evans




9:35 a.m.

Community Approaches



Yes We Can: Toolkit for Community-Focused Chronic Care


Ms. Vicki Legion
Dr. Guillermo Mendoza


9:55 a.m.

Targeted Applications

Prehospital Management of Asthma Exacerbation

Dr. Carlos Camargo




10:15 a.m.

Policy Approaches

National Workshop To Address Asthma Health Disparities

Dr. Kevin Weiss




10:35 a.m.



10:50 a.m.

Asthma Data and Surveillance

Healthy People 2010 Respiratory Diseases Data Progress

Dr. Jeanette Guyton-Krishnan

Uses of Asthma Data in the Planning and Evaluation of a State Asthma Program

Ms. Sarah Lyon-Callo

Creating an NAEPP Symptom Severity Scale From the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Adult Asthma Module Data

Ms. Jeanne Moorman

National Survey on Environmental Management of Asthma: Preliminary Results, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Capt. Susan Conrath

11:45 a.m.

Update on CFC Transition

Dr. Robert Myer




Full-Group Discussion

12:00 noon

Subcommittee Reports

School Asthma Education

Dr. Lani Wheeler

Professional Education

Dr. William Storms

Patient-Public Education


Dr. Barbara Yawn

12:15 p.m.

Member Highlights




Full-Group Discussion

1:00 p.m.



Note: The next NAEPP Coordinating Committee meeting is scheduled for June 20, 2005.