Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA)


House Bill 296 passed unanimously out of  the Ohio House, 88-0.  The process now moves to the Ohio Senate.
Here is the link to the bill:
The current legislative session runs from January 7, 2013 to December 31, 2014.


ACE Team:

Julia Boyajian, RN, BSN
Cincinnati, OH

Diann Casagrande, RN, BSN
Columbus, OH

M. Razi Rafeeq, MD of Toledo Allergy Society
Oregon, OH

Denise Kaufman, RN, BSN, M.Ed., NCSN
Perrysburg, OH

Richard Lavi, MD of Allergy Asthma & Sinus Relief Center
Twinsburg, OH


Sample ACE Team Activity:

Dr. Rafeeq completed an ACE presentation during a Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis in Schools conference for parents of children with food allergies, school and daycare staff, coaches, EMTs, camp staff, and others in Maumee, OH.

Dr. Rafeeq wrote an article in AANMA’s The MA Report newsletter titled, “In An Emergency, It’s Epinephrine”.


Questions about state legislation, ACE activities or getting involved?



About Anaphylaxis Community Experts (ACEs):
Anaphylaxis Community Experts is a national, award-winning education, advocacy and outreach partnership program developed and hosted by AANMA and the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, sponsored by Mylan Specialty, LP.





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