Oral Food Challenge: A Primer for the Practitioner Webinar

April 11, 2019

Oral food challenges are a safe, effective, objective and invaluable procedure to definitively diagnose food allergy.  This webinar will provide a deep dive on how to safely perform these procedures in your office, including setting up a safe environment, selecting candidates, choosing foods & vehicles.  Presented by: Jonathon Spergel, David Fleischer and Matthew Greenhawt.

Target Audience
Allergists, allied health and other allergy practitioners.

Accreditation
The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category I Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Acknowledgement
This activity was supported by an independent educational grant from DBV Technologies.

 

Target Audience

Allergists, allied health and other allergy practitioners.

Learning Objectives

To provide the practitioner with the tools to
  • Select appropriate patients for an oral food challenge (OFC)
  • Set up the office to conduct an OFC
  • Counsel and consent patients for an OFC
  • Design a challenge protocol, choose appropriate challenge vehicle and dosing strategy
  • Manage and treat a reaction
  • Counsel the patient post-challenge irrespective of the outcome
Additional information
Disclosure: 
Jonathon Spergel, MD, PhD is Professor of Pediatrics at Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
  • Nothing to disclose
David M Fleischer, MD is Associate Professor Pediatrics-Allergy at University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Advisory Board, Consulting Fees; DBV Technologies, INSYS Therapeutics, Aquestive, DOTS Technology Corp. Investigator, Contracted Research: Aimmune, DBV. Speaker, Honorarium: Abbott, Nutricia
Matthew Greenhawt, MD, MBA, MSc is Associate Professor Pediatrics-Allergy at University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Advisory Board, Honorarium: Aimmune, Genentech, Sanofi Genzyme, Aquestive, Kaleo, Nutrica, Nestle, DBV Technologies, Allergenis, Intrommune Therapeutics, Prota, Allergy Therapeutics. Speaker, Honorarium: Aimmune, Thermo Fisher, DBV, Before Brands.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
04/11/2019
Course expires: 
04/10/2021
Event starts: 
04/11/2019 - 7:00pm
Event ends: 
04/11/2019 - 8:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Accreditation
The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/11/2019
Course expires: 
04/10/2021

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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