On Demand 2018 Monday General Sessions
This collection covers general sessions from Monday's program. The sessions listed below are included in this package:
- Collaborations and Challenges in Clinical Practice
- How Allergists Can Help Prevent Food Allergy Development: Translating Evidence into Practice
- Evaluation of a Patient with Secondary Immune Deficiency
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 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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
Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:
- Describe the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis
- Recognize the various lay organizations and their missions, and develop an interest in helping them at a local level
- Discuss data from publicly available databases to illustrate the benefits of using large data sets to advance understanding of prevalence and change guidelines regarding food allergy prevention.
- Review evidence supporting interventions during pregnancy, breast feeding and infancy that may impact food allergy development.
- Apply practical approaches to help facilitate discussion with caregivers and supply resources.
- Recognize and evaluate patients for common immune defects associated with underlying conditions and therapy for malignancies and autoimmune disorders.
- Describe the risk factors for developing immune system dysfunction associated with the use of systemic steroids or immunomodulators.
- Discuss therapeutic options to treat secondary immune deficiencies.
Anne K. Ellis, MD, MSc, FACAAI
Kathleen E. Gundling, MD
Ruchi Gupta, MD, MPH
Monica G. Lawrence, MD
Todd A. Mahr, MD, FACAAI
Kenneth Mendez, MBA
Anthony Montanaro, MD, FACAAI
Syed Shahzad Mustafa, MD, FACAAI
Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc, FACAAI
John Routes, MD
Carina Venter, PhD, RD
Harold P. Wimmer
Tonya Winders, MBA
- 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 4.00 Attendance
- 3.00 MOC