Disparities in Allergy & Asthma Care: Leveling the Playing Field (AAN)
Price: FREE for members and non-members
Session recorded on March 22, 2023
Speaker: Vivian Hernandez-Trujillo, MD
This webinar will focus on the healthcare disparities that Latino/Hispanic patients, both children and adults, face in the areas of asthma and food allergy. Dr. Hernandez-Trujillo will discuss why it is important for allergists to be able to identify the disparities that exist for Latino/Hispanic patients with asthma and/ or food allergy. She will also discuss the need to improve the treatment of asthma and food allergy in patients of Latino/Hispanic ethnicity. Also covered will be how allergists can improve asthma and food allergy disparities by improved recognition in Latino/Hispanic patients.
Viewers can earn credit by completing the posttest questions.
This program is a collaboration between the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and the Allergy and Asthma Network.
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 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Primary Care Providers
Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of this activity learners should be able to:
- Discuss the disparities that exist among Latino/ Hispanic patients with asthma.
- Discuss the disparities that exist among Latino/Hispanic patients with food allergy.
- Describe the effects of food insecurity on patients with food allergy.
All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.
The individuals listed below disclose the following financial relationships:
Vivian Hernandez-Trujillo, MD, FAAP, FAAAAI, FACAAI
Advisor: Aimmune, Enzyvant, Sanofi/Regeneron, Takeda
Consultant: Allergy and Asthma Network, Amgen, Kaleo, Pharming
Speaker: CSL Behring, Kaleo, Takeda
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Attendance