The "School House" section of the AANMA Web site (www.
It is also possible for nurses to work with AANMA and local American Lung Association (ALA) volunteers to implement educational programs for students in the schools.
AANMA along with the National Association of School Nurses; the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology; the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; and others are working with members of Congress to change laws and protect student rights.
You can also follow AANMA
on Twitter and Facebook and on the Take A Weekly Breather blog.
David Esposito, President and General Manager of Phadia US said, "Nancy Sander and the AANMA team are among the hardest-working advocates on behalf of those who are impacted by allergy and asthma.
Esposito continued, "With the launch of the Great American Asthma Challenge, AANMA takes its advocacy to the next level with online tools that will lead to less severe asthma symptoms, fewer hospitalizations and emergency room visits, fewer missed days of school and work and, most importantly, fewer deaths.
Phadia joins AANMA, the leading patient advocacy group for people with allergy, asthma and related conditions, in calling for NAEPP-level care for all asthma patients.
Nancy Sander, president and founder of AANMA, said, "We thank Phadia for their support of Asthma Awareness Day Capitol Hill 2009.