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Remote Care and Telehealth in Respiratory and Allergic Disease

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Remote Care and Telehealth in Respiratory and Allergic Disease - A SARA Academic Event

Clinicians, allied health professionals, researchers and students are warmly invited to this Scottish Allergy and Respiratory Academy (SARA) academic event.

Keynote speaker Professor Jean Bousquet will present on Change Management led by mHealth in Allergic Rhinitis.

In addition to a teaching position in Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine at the Montpellier University, Professor Bousquet is Chairman of the WHO Global Alliance Against Chronic Respiratory Diseases (GARD), Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre for Asthma and Rhinitis in Montpellier, and Vice-President of the European Union-funded Network of Excellence GA2LEN (Global Allergy and Asthma European Network).

Researchers at the University of Edinburgh - including Professors Hilary Pinnock and Brian McKinstry - will also deliver presentations on telehealth in respiratory disease.



Programme includes:

  • Plenary: Change Management led by mHealth in Allergic Rhinitis (Professor Jean Bousquet)
  • Setting the scene: The opportunities and challenges associated with remote models of care
  • Telehealth to support self-management in asthma and COPD: Lessons from the Telescot trials (Professor Hilary Pinnock
  • 12.30 - 13.15 Lunch and networking
  • Connected Asthma (Asthma UK)
  • Panel discussion: Next-generation telehealth/remote models of care and opportunities for Edinburgh (Chair: Professor Brian McKinstry)
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