As part of our ongoing seminar series, the Centre of Excellence in Severe Asthma is pleased to be hosting Profs. Sinthia Bosnic-Anticevich & Tim Usherwood on 15 August 2019.
Titles: Inhaler Use, Technique & Treatment Adherence for Severe Asthma
Time: 1 – 2.30 PM AEST
Location: Webinar Online (and aired in Caves Theatre, HMRI, Newcastle)
1:00PM – Inhaler Use & Technique for Severe Asthma (Prof. Sinthia Bosnic-Anticevich)
1:40PM – Treatment Adherence in Severe Asthma (Prof. Tim Usherwood)
2:00PM – Questions & Discussion
To register for the online webinar, go to: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2749587610408610573
Prof. Bosnic-Anticevich will present on aspects of inhaler use as they relate to severe asthma, including:
Prof. Usherwood will present on treatment adherence and the importance in asthma outcomes.
Prof. Sinthia Bosnic-Anticevich is an internationally recognised respiratory researcher in the area of inhaler use and quality use of respiratory medicines. Trained as a pharmacist and basic scientist, Professor Bosnic-Anticevich spent several years in the pharmaceutical industry before returning to the University of Sydney developing and implementing the first problem-based learning course in a pharmacy curriculum in Australia.
Prof. Tim Usherwood is Professor of General Practice and Head of Westmead Clinical School, The University of Sydney. His research focusses on the development and evaluation of interventions to improve health outcomes in chronic disease.