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LTC Update Webinar: Adult Asthma

This session is aimed at anyone in NCL involved in adult asthma care in primary care.

This session will cover:

  • When to suspect and how to diagnose Asthma

  • NCL asthma pathways

  • The successful Asthma review 

  • Greener prescribing in asthma and how to choose from different inhaler devices

  • When to refer to secondary care 

  • Exacerbation management 

  • Cross over patients ( COPD + Asthma)

  • Support for primary care across NCL for Asthma care

For this session, NCL Training Hub are excited to welcome:

  • Dr Kay Roy, Respiratory Consultant, UCLH

  • Dr Simon Brill, London Asthma Network and Respiratory Consultant, Royal Free Hospital

  • Aarti Bansal, GP, Founder of Greener Practice network, co-chair of the RCGP Climate Emergency Advisory Group,  Centre for Sustainable Healthcare

  • Carol Stronham, Primary Care Respiratory Society

  • Shivani Patel, Pharmacy Lead, Haringey

  • Dr Beth Freedman (chair), GP and Clinical Lead for LTC Training and Support, NCL Training Hub


NCL Training Hub is coordinating with local consultants, primary care leads, specialist nurses and public health to arrange a series of webinars to provide updates on guidance, pathways and resources to support good care for the conditions within the LTC LCS programme. Events are open to anyone across NCL delivering care for patients with long term conditions. All presenters are keen to address learning needs across the patch. Please complete the “Any questions” boxes when you sign up for any of these events so that we can adapt events to address learning needs. All events will also include a Q&A session.

Sessions will be recorded so please check the NCL Training Hub Website for updates if you miss something.