Bekitemba is an Asthma NZ nurse manager with 20 year's experience in hospital and residential care facilities. Holding a diploma in General Nursing and Applied Mental Health, Bekitemba has educated in excess of 2,000 asthma patients in the last 3 years. With an acute understanding of what drives behavioural change and self-management when it comes to asthma, he keeps 87% of his patients out of hospital and enables them to live well with asthma.
Ann Wheat is an Asthma NZ nurse trainer and a registered general and obstetric nurse. Post-graduation Ann worked as a Practice Nurse for 25 years and recently retired as nurse manager at Asthma NZ. She is a member of the Unitec Nursing Advisory Board, GSK Advisory Board, and Pharmac’s Advisory Board. Ann is a guest lecturer in the nursing and pharmacy programmes with over 20 year's experience in asthma education.
This video is a recording of the live webinar hosted by Mobile Health on 7 September 2022 and is intended for a health professional audience.