On Demand 2017 Demystifying MCAS (MOC)

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You can earn up to 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, and up to 1.75 MOC Part II Self-Assessment credits. 

There remains extensive debate regarding the definition of mastocytosis and MCAS. This session will clarify the diagnostic criteria and outline treatment possibilities.

  • History and Associated Diseases
  • Laboratory Evaluation: Develop a Diagnostic Treatment Plan
  • Treatment

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.

The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, the ABAI has designated a maximum of 1.75 credits as meeting the requirements for MOC Part II Self-Assessment.

Target Audience

Medical professionals who treat patients with allergic and/or immunological conditions:

  • Practicing allergist/immunologists
  • Allergy/immunology Fellows-in-Training
  • Physician assistants
  • Nurses and advanced practice nurses
  • Allied health professionals
  • Primary care physicians
  • Other medical professionals

Learning Objectives

  • Illustrate the appropriate historical and physical manifestations of chronic sinusitis and accompanying comorbidities. 
  • Design the appropriate laboratory evaluation to confirm the diagnosis of mastocytosis from mast cell activation syndrome. 
  • Evaluate treatment options for MCAS and mastocytosis. 
Additional information

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 disclosures

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.75 Attendance
  • 1.75 MOC
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

Jay Lieberman, MD, FACAAI

Cem Akin, MD

Lawrence B. Schwartz, MD, FACAAI

Mariana C. Castells, MD, PhD, FACAAI

Available Credit

  • 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.75 Attendance
  • 1.75 MOC


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