On Demand 2018 Literature Review

Price: $99 College members, $125 non-members

To help you keep abreast of the latest clinical developments in allergy and immunology, ACAAI will continue its highly successful Literature Review program. It's a review of the most important, clinically-focused literature of our specialty published between November 2017 and October 2018, with an emphasis on clinical relevance. Faculty includes allergy-immunology training program directors and specialists in practice.

Copies of the spiral-bound, printed syllabus are available for purchase HERE.

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 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

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

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

  • Discuss recent advances in basic science that are relevant to allergy and immunology. 
  • Describe recent developments in rhinitis and sinusitis. 
  • Recognize the clinical presentation of activated phosphoinositide 3-kinase delta syndrome and distinguish it from common variable immunodeficiency.
  • Better diagnose and manage asthma and COPD.
  • Discuss important scientific and clinical advances in the pathophysiology and treatment of urticaria, angioedema and other skin disorders. 
  • Summarize the role of the microbiome in human atopic diseases. 
  • Identify new concepts in anaphylaxis, drug allergy and stinging insect hypersensitivity, as well as utilize clinically relevant findings in these areas.
  • Describe recent developments in immunotherapy.
  • Discuss recent developments in food allergy.
  • Better counsel patients on environmental factors that may impact respiratory and allergic disease; and better recognize, diagnose and manage occupational allergic diseases.
  • Apply practical lessons learned from recent literature in pediatric allergy, asthma and immunology.
  • Apply practical lessons learned from recent literature in allergy, asthma and immunology.
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 2018 Annual Meeting is now available online.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.50 Attendance
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Chitra Dinakar, MD, FACAAI

Mark S. Dykewicz, MD, FACAAI

Mitchell H. Grayson, MD, FACAAI

Matthew Greenhawt, MD, MSc, MBA, FACAAI

John M. Kelso, MD, FACAAI

David A. Khan, MD, FACAAI

James T. Li, MD, PhD, FACAAI

Anthony Montanaro, MD, FACAAI

Harold S. Nelson, MD, FACAAI

Anju T. Peters, MD

Marc A. Riedl, MD, MS

John M. Routes, MD, FACAAI

Available Credit

  • 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.50 Attendance

Accreditation Period

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