By djpotts - April 25, 2019

Loma Linda University Health International Asthma Consortium to host the May 2 live web conference "Global Insights into the Treatment and Barriers of Asthma Care in the United States and Ghana."

Laren Tan, PhD, director, comprehensive program for obstructive airway diseases, will moderate a discussion about:

  • Management of acute and chronic asthma
  • Novel treatments for the most severe asthmatic
  • Strategies to provide successful asthma care

Guest speakers

  • Dr. Gilbert Donkor, emergency physician, Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kusmani, Ghana
  • Dr. Agyenim Boateng, internist, chief medical director, Ghana Adventist Health Service, Kusami, Ghana
  • Dr. Kwame Agyeman, PGY-2 internal medicine, Loma Linda University Health committee member
  • Dr. Brett Schaeffer, PGY-2 internal medicine, Loma Linda University Health committee member

Program and admission

Event will be held from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 2, in the Miracle Room C1108 at the Wong Kerlee Conference Center, 11175 Campus St, Loma Linda, CA 92354.

Admission is free for Loma Linda University Health employees and Loma Linda University students. A light breakfast will be served.

To learn more, email latan@llu.edu, click here to view the event flyer.