American Lung Association

Registration for the 2018 Asthma Educator Institute Preparatory Course is officially open!


Registration for the 2018 Asthma Educator Institute Preparatory Course is officially open! 

The Asthma Educator Institute (AEI) is a two-day preparatory course for individuals who want to implement asthma guidelines-based care and those qualified to take the National Asthma Educator Certification Board (NAECB) examination. The AEI was developed with asthma experts in the field, reflecting the National Institutes of Health, Expert Panel Report 3: Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma. AEI includes hands-on skills, demonstrations, and practice as well as evaluations to measure increases in knowledge and skills.

Dates of Course: The 2018 AEI Preparatory Course will be held on Thursday May 10th and Friday May 11th 

Location: The Trust Conference Center | 501 Wampanoag Trail, Suite 301, East Providence, Rhode Island 02915

Registration Costs: $160 (Includes breakfast, lunch and mentoring sessions following the course) | Discounted fee of $135 for current Certified Asthma Educators (AE-Cs) 

To register online, please visit: 

This course is open to ANYONE who:

  • Is looking to brush up on their asthma knowledge and skills
  • Is looking for a large amount of CEU credits (nurses & respiratory therapists)
  • Is preparing to take the National AE-C Exam (you can still attend if you aren’t interested in taking the exam)
  • It will fill up fast so register early!

***Please note: there are no discount codes available for this course. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me. 

Jennifer L. Wall | Director of Health Education & Public Policy | Rhode Island
American Lung Association
Providence, Rhode Island
401.533.5179 | |

New Hope in the Fight Against Lung Cancer

New Hope in the Fight Against Lung Cancer

An opportunity for healthcare professionals to learn more about lung cancer screening and innovations in lung cancer treatment.

NOVEMBER 17, 2015



5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Online registration will close on November 12, 2015

Dinner Included

This is a free event.

Speakers: Gary Hochheiser MD, Baystate Medical Center

Rose Ganim MD, Baystate Medical Center

John McCann MD, Baystate Medical Center

Continuing Education Credits

This program has been approved for a maximum of 2.0 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving, TX 75063 Course #143924000

This Continuing Nursing Education Activity was Approved by the Northeast MultiState Division, An Accredited Approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation for a maximum of 2.0 contact hours. Program Code#: 10-021-02023

For more information and registration:

Visit or call 413-505-5062.