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Care Coordinator Krista Scheffey discusses her work with IMPACT DC (Health Leads Blog, August 6, 2013)
• The IMPACT DC staff participated in the NBC4 Health & Fitness Expo on January 11 and 12. Stephen Teach, MD, was interviewed by NBC4 reporter Doreen Gansler to promote the event (January 11-12, 2014).
• Stephen Teach, MD, spoke at the Congressional Allergy & Asthma Caucus briefing, Tackling Childhood Asthma through Prevention (January 10, 2014).
Associate Chief of Emergency Medicine Receives $2.2M Award for Asthma Studies (Children's National, January 6, 2014)

• Stephen Teach, MD, (left) and Marcee White, MD, (right) receive a generous donation from Kohl’s representatives Ethel Mangum, Katie Boscoe, and Gregg Welter to support the Kohl’s Community Asthma Program (December 18, 2013).

IMPACT Partnership Program Empowers Parents of Children with Asthma (Washington Informer, December 11, 2013)
Doctors at Children’s National see asthma as a controllable disease (Washington Post, December 9, 2013)
At Mayor Gray's press conference on his Sustainable DC Plan, Stephen Teach, MD, Medical Director of IMPACT DC, spoke about asthma rates in the District.
(November 16, 2013)

Washington Informer

Asthma Care in At-risk Kids: Can an Emergency Department Lead the Way? (Medscape Pediatrics, November 12, 2013)
Children's Hospital aims to cut asthma-related ER visits (Washington Post, October 12, 2013)
'A tale of two cities': Confronting DC’s asthma problem (photo gallery) (Washington Post, October 12, 2013)
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Maryland's Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown discussed IMPACT DC's approach to improving asthma care and outcomes with Medical Director Stephen Teach, MD, MPH, and Clinic Director Caitlin Munoz, MPH, MSW during his visit to Children's National (September 16, 2013).

Asthma Awareness Google+ Hangout (Video) (Streamed live May 30, 2013)


DC Hospital Association recognizes IMPACT DC with Haynes Rice Community Service Award (October 19, 2012)
Children’s National Medical Center Programs Recognized for Community Service and Environmental Excellence by DC Hospital Association From left, David Catania, DC Councilmember; Stephen J. Teach, MD, MPH, Medical Director of IMPACT DC; and Robert A. Malson, Chief Executive Officer of the DC Hospital Association • Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley visits IMPACT DC (November 14, 2012)

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