We are the leading resource for professional asthma education. AAE offers courses designed in accordance with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health Expert Panel Report (EPR3): Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma. Read more
AAE has developed a program to prepare entry-level community health workers (CHW) to effectively provide basic asthma management education. Read more
The E. Ellis Scholarship is available to AAE members in good standing who are seeking to obtain certification as a certified asthma educator (AE-C) through the National Asthma Education Certification Board. Find out more by clicking the button below.
AAE's membership includes nurses, nurse practitioners, respiratory therapists, pharmacists, doctors, physician assistants, community health workers, case managers, and social workers.
AAE holds an annual conference and produces continuing education monographs on culturally competent asthma care as well as on inhalation therapy devices. There are numerous opportunities to grow, both individually, and as a group, with the support we secure from industry leaders. Join today
AAE actively engages in advocacy efforts on behalf of its members in order to reduce asthma disparities and improve asthma outcomes. Read more
Anyone interested in asthma education will find our extensive list of resources, helpful links, asthma educator tools, videos, and consumer information relevant. Read more
2018 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Join us for the 2018 Annual Conference "Assembling the Puzzle of Asthma Education and Treatment" to be held July 20-22, 2018 in Phoenix, AZ with a Pharmacology Pre-conference on July 19. The program will encompass a full spectrum of asthma-related topics; from strategies for motivational interviewing, trigger recognition, and home visitation programs, to biologics, asthma and the elite athlete and genetics, as we continue to knit the web of care and information that delivers better education for patients and families living with asthma. We hope to see you there! We have selected a resort destination to host our conference and we hope you take advantage of the great rates and amenities and bring family and friends! DETAILS AND REGISTRATION Resort registration: HERE (AAE Conference rate includes resort fees not included in other online reservation options, so be sure to use our event name or link!) Preliminary Agenda
The AAE Annual Conference is an outstanding opportunity for information sharing of products and services in all areas of asthma management and treatment and we offer a vast array of participation forums. By engaging in collaborative learning on all aspects; medications, technologies and strategies, we can achieve improved education and compliance for patients and families. Your support and more importantly, your active involvement can make a huge impact. Please join us. Contact us at 215-353-2477 to learn more about how you can deliver your message and resources to the asthma community.