Role of mast cells in trauma and neuroinflammation in allergy immunology

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

September 2015 Volume 115, Issue 3, Pages 172-177 CME Review

Overall Purpose
Participants will be able to demonstrate increased knowledge of the clinical treatment of allergy/asthma/immunology and how new information can be applied to their own practices.

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 journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Planning Committee Members
Marianne Frieri, MD, PhD (Author)         
Mitchell H. Grayson, MD (CME Series Editor, Deputy Editor)                                  
Gailen D. Marshall, Jr., MD, PhD (Editor-in-Chief)

Target Audience

Physicians involved in providing patient care in the field of allergy/asthma/immunology

Learning Objectives


At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Describe the role of mast cell mechanisms in trauma and neuro-inflammation
Describe mast cell interleukins, chemokines, mechanisms in the brain and implication for therapies

Additional information
Disclosure: 

M.H. Grayson has received research grants from Children’s Research Institute/Medical College of Wisconsin, Merck, National Institutes of Health (NIH), and Polyphor. G.D. Marshall has received research grants from Amgen, AstraZeneca, HRSA and National Institutes of Health (NIH). M. Frieri, K. Kumar and A. Boutin have nothing to disclose. Reviewers and Education/Editorial staff have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. No unapproved/investigative use of a product/device is discussed.   

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
09/01/2015
Course expires: 
08/31/2017
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/01/2015
Course expires: 
08/31/2017

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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