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Dr. Benjamin Robbins Pediatric Asthma Symposium

Date and Time:
June 17, 2021
11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Virtually via Zoom


About this event

Please join us for this virtual symposium to learn from experts about asthma symptoms, causes and treatments.
You’ll learn about: 
  • Recognizing asthma vs. asthma mimics.
  • Practical applications and root causes of difficult-to-control asthma.
  • Role of social determinants of health in asthma control.
  • Breathing exercises and correct use of devices.
  • The connection between healthy homes and control of asthma symptoms.
  • Carle community outreach and partnerships with schools.
  • The role of philanthropy in solving community health needs.

Keynote Speaker: Donald Davison Jr., MD
Donald Davison Jr., MD, is a pediatric pulmonologist at Carle Pediatric Specialties. He received his medical degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa. Dr. Davison completed an internship and residency at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, where he also completed a fellowship in pediatric pulmonology. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics (and with an American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Pulmonology certification as well), American Medical Association, American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Chest Physicians and the American Thoracic Society. Dr. Davison’s medical interests include asthma, cystic fibrosis, sleep apnea, bronchopulmonary dysplasia and chronic respiratory failure.
The Robbins Pediatric Asthma Symposium is made possible by generous donations to the Dr. Benjamin Robbins Legacy Fund through Carle Center for Philanthropy.
In support of improving patient care, Carle Health System is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Visit the registration page to see all continuing education approval statements.