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Asthma Auckland Invitation to Health Professionals

Asthma Auckland is hosting a dinner and presentation on ASTHMA and COPD


When: Wednesday 22 November 2017
Where: Ellerslie Event Centre, Pakuranga Hunt Room
Time: 6 pm - 10 pm

Our guest speakers, Dr. Andrew Corin and Prof. Jeroen Douwes, will disseminate key learnings from the recent ERS Congress in Milan, Italy.  Dr Corin will be presenting on "Transformational thinking about obstructive airway diseases". Professor Douwes will be presenting on "Asthma and the environment: have we made any progress?"

For more information click here

RSVP by Monday 6 November (essential).



World COPD Day 2017 - Wednesday 15 November 2017


Auckland COPD Support Groups

• Central - Asthma Auckland, 581 Mt Eden Road, Mt Eden - every fourth Wednesday of each month February - November from 1.30- 3 p.m. with Ann Wheat

• North Shore - Sunnynook Community Centre, 148 Sycamore Drive, Sunnynook - every second Thursday of each month February - November from 10 a.m. till midday with Janet Hutchison

• West - Glen Eden Community and Recreation Hall, 44 Glendale Road, Glen Eden - on the first Thursday of each month February - November from 1 - 3 p.m. with Elaine Murray

1 Day 'Neat' Asthma Course for Registered Nurses

These courses are suitable for nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapists and other qualified health professionals.

The asthma course covers identification of asthma, triggers, medications, peak flow, self-management and emergency plans.

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20 June 2018 at Auckland

11 July 2018 at Auckland - School nurses

19 September 2018 at Auckland


1/2 Day COPD Course for Registered Nurses

The COPD course covers what is COPD, risk factors and diagnosis, management of COPD including medications, nebulisers, spirometry and action plans

15 November 2018 at Auckland

18 April 2018 at Auckland

15 August 2018 at Auckland

17 October 2018 at Auckland