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Benjamin Francisco, PhD, PPCNP-BC, AE-C

Associate Teaching Professor of Clinical Child Health
Program Director of The Asthma  Ready Program
(573) 882-6921
Pediatric Asthma, Principal author of IMPACT Asthma Kids, an evidence-based multimedia education program for school age children. His research activities include 1.) analysis of administrative claims data to target and evaluate asthma interventions, 2.) work force development to improve asthma car in schools, clinics, hospitals and community agencies, 3.) assessment of airflow obstruction in childhood asthma and, 4.) improvement of children’s inhalation techniques
Board Certification
Certified Asthma Educator
Additional Training
Doctorate in Nursing, University of Missouri; Master's degree, University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Phone: 573-884-8629

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