On Demand 2017 Allied Health Professionals

Price: $99 members, $125 non-members

Includes sessions from the Saturday and Sunday Allied Health Professionals course at the annual meeting:

  • On Their Own: Transitioning Our Allergic Patients to College
  • What’s Eating You: Dealing With Food Allergy-related Anxiety
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis Management
  • Understanding Oral Immunotherapy and Its Application in Clinical Practice
  • Allergic Rhinitis Across the Spectrum: Presentation, Diagnostics and Treatment Options
  • Medication Adherence in COPD and Adult Asthma
  • Asthma Yardstick
  • Adverse Reactions to Vaccines

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.

Designation
The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) designates this enduring material for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Target Audience

Health professionals including, but not limited to, RNs, LPNs, MAs, PAs, NPs, MDs/DOs.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:

  • Identify key components to help students transition to college; and identify dangers and barriers to transitioning patients to independent living.
  • Discuss interviewing techniques that would help identify anxiety in patients and families; and describe techniques that will help patients reduce their anxiety related to food allergy diagnosis.
  • Describe presenting signs and symptoms of EoE; discuss diagnostic testing in EoE; discuss elimination diets and pharmacotherapy for EoE.
  • Recognize how to appropriately diagnose and evaluate patients with food allergies; summarize the various therapies currently available for food immunotherapy; and identify the dangers and limitations associated with food immunotherapy, specifically OIT.
  • Discuss common and unusual presenting signs and symptoms of allergic rhinitis; compare in viro and in vitro diagnostic testing options; plan pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatment approaches to cases of allergic rhinitis.
  • Describe similarities and differences in medication adherence between two common adult populations.
  • Describe how to personalize asthma treatments based on asthma phenotypes; and describe how to use an asthma yardstick to manage patients not responsive to standardized asthma step care.
  • Discuss types of adverse reactions to vaccinations; review vaccine testing procedures and which patients need testing; and discuss excipients in vaccines.
Additional information
Disclosure: 

As required by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and in accordance with the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (College) policy, the College must identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals responsible for the development, management, presentation, or evaluation of content for a CME activity. Financial disclosures are reviewed in advance, to ensure any potential conflicts of interest are resolved. Disclosure in no way implies that the information presented is biased or of lesser quality; it is incumbent upon course participants to be aware of these factors in interpreting the program contents and evaluating recommendations. Specific disclosure information for the 2017 Annual Meeting is conveniently located online at college.acaai.org/disclosures

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
11/20/2017
Course expires: 
11/19/2020
Cost:
$125.00
Rating: 
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  • Jodi Shroba, MSN, APRN, CPNP
  • David R. Stukus, MD, FACAAI
  • Melissa Korenblat-Hanin, ACSW, LCSW
  • Megan Ott Lewis, CPNP
  • Justin Griewe, MD
  • Anne K. Ellis, MD, MSc, FACAAI
  • Maureen George, PhD, RN, AE-C, FAAN
  • Roxana Siles, MD, FACAAI
  • Dana V. Wallace, MD, FACAAI

Available Credit

  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/20/2017
Course expires: 
11/19/2020

Price

Cost:
$125.00
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