Florence Agenda

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SCAA Florence Asthma and COPD Conference

Florence-Darlington Technical College

SIMT Building

Sept. 30th, 2016


7:15-8:00              Registration/Continental Breakfast


8:00-8:45              “Controlling Asthma in Children”  –  Dr. Michael Bowman, Pediatric Pulmonology

                                Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC     


8:45-9:30              “Where We Stand-Asthma and COPD Prevalence in the Pee Dee and SC”

                               Dr. Khosrow Heidari, MS, State Chronic Disease Epidemiologist, Dept. of Health and Environmental Control (DEHC)- Columbia, SC


9:30-10:15            “The Most Important Clinical Partner”

                                Barry Clayton RRT, AE-C

                                Manager Project Breathe Easy- Family Connection of SC

                                Executive Director – SC Asthma Alliance


10:15-10:30          Bio-Break, Refreshments, Exhibits


10:30-11:15          “Allergies and Asthma-Assessment and Control”

                                    Dr. David Stone – Allergy, Asthma, and Sinus Center

                                    Florence, SC


11:15-12:00          “Ventilator Management of a Pediatric Status Asthmaticus”

                                 Dr. Thomas Bannister- Mcleod Hospital Pediatric Intensivist, Florence, SC


12:00-1:00            Lunch, Exhibits


1:00-1:45              “Preventing COPD Readmissions”

                                Laura Cole -SC Hospital Association


1:45-2:30              “Asthma in Sports Participation”

                                  Brooke Owens, Certified Athletic Trainer Mcleod Sports Medicine, Florence, SC       

2:30-3:15             TBD