Models for Advancing Asthma Care for Children

IMPACT DC: Dr. Teach

Meeting Families Where They Are

“For many children, especially those in major cities, the emergency department is the primary source of asthma care,” said Dr. Stephen Teach, medical director of IMPACT DC, a pediatric asthma surveillance, research and intervention project located at Children’s National Medical Center. “We are attempting to break this cycle of dependence.” Dr. Teach designed a clinic based on two strongly held convictions... Read more ...