The Wheezy Truth: the do’s and don’ts to managing acute pediatric asthma in the ED

Published by Pediatric Pharmacy Association and Alliance for Pharmacy Compounding


Dr. Lisa Lubsch and Dr. Morgan Taylor will conduct a 1-hour knowledge-based continuing education webinar program. They will discuss the wheezy truths about asthma management. Asthma treatment will be reviewed within three different hospital settings: the emergency department, pediatric intensive care unit, and general floor. A progressive case will be utilized to apply asthma management in each setting.

Learning Objectives:
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:
1) Discuss the use of asthma ‘pathways’ for the emergency department
2) Evaluate the use of bronchodilators for management of acute pediatric asthma in the emergency department
3) Select the most appropriate corticosteroid for a child with an acute asthma exacerbation in the emergency department
4) Describe adjunctive therapies for acute pediatric asthma in the emergency department

ACPE logo PPAG has accredited this knowledge-based webinar for 1.0 contact hours (0.10 CEUs) of continuing education credit for pharmacists. UAN #: 0180-0000-19-008-L01-P.

The Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. In order to receive credit, participants must register for the program, attend the program, and fill out a post-program survey. Webinar programs are 100% supported through program registration fees and PPAG membership dues, and is not supported by Industry.

BCPPS Recertification Credit is also available for PPAG members if you select that pricing option during registration. Participants will be required to complete an evaluation and pass an exam in order to receive their certificate. Once the exam is passed, participants will receive 1 hour BCPPS credit. Valid through January 7, 2020.

Group Pricing for CE only:
Group pricing is not available through online registration. Groups will need to email Lauren Henretty at their attendance list with each participants name, email, NABP# and DOB in order to receive credit.

Dr. Lisa Lubsch
Clinical Professor - Department of Pharmacy Practice at the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy
Dr. Lisa Lubsch is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital in St. Louis. She...More
Dr. Morgan Taylor
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Specialist - SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital
Dr. Morgan Taylor completed her undergraduate and doctorate of pharmacy coursework at Samford University in 2015. After completion of her pharmacy degree, she pursued a post-graduate year-1 residency in pharmacy practice at Huntsville Hospital and...More

Originally Published

August 7, 2019

Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

  • The Wheezy Truth - Video
  • The Wheezy Truth - Slide Handout

How To Attend

Join the self-paced program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer and high speed internet connection. You may start and stop the program at your convenience, continue where you left off, and review supporting materials as often as you like. Please note: Internet Explorer is no longer a supported browser. We recommend using Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari for best results.

Technical Requirements

You may access this course on a computer or mobile device with high speed internet (iPhones require iOS 10 or higher). Recommended browsers are Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.


If applicable, you may obtain credit in multiple jurisdictions simultaneously for this program (see pending/approved list below). If electing credit for this program, registrants in jurisdictions not listed below will receive a Certificate of Completion that may or may not meet credit requirements in other jurisdictions. Where applicable, credit will be only awarded to a paid registrant completing all the requirements of the program as determined by the selected accreditation authority.

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