TAS 2021 10th Annual Toledo Allergy Society Conference

September 8, 2021

It is an exciting time in the field of allergy and immunology. This CME program is designed to allow attendees to continue exploring the Immunology Frontier.  Covered topics include current and emerging treatments in angioedema, immunodeficiency and food allergy.

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 live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Target Audience

Practicing allergists
Allied health professionals

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity the participant should be able to:

  1. Review diagnosis and treatment of different types of angioedema and prioritize steroid sparing treatment options for patients with chronic urticaria
  2. Recommend early food introduction based on current guidelines for prevention of food allergies 
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 (ACAAI) policy, all individuals in a position to control or influence the content of an activity must disclose all financial relationships with any ineligible company that have occurred within the past 24 months. The ACCME defines an “ineligible company” as companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used by or on patients. Examples of such organizations include:

  • Ambulatory procedure centers
  • Blood banks
  • Diagnostic labs that do not sell proprietary products
  • Electronic health records companies
  • Government or military agencies
  • Group medical practices
  • Health law firms
  • Health profession membership organizations
  • Hospitals or healthcare delivery systems
  • Infusion centers
  • Insurance or managed care companies
  • Nursing homes
  • Pharmacies that do not manufacture proprietary compounds
  • Publishing or education companies
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Schools of medicine or health science universities
  • Software or game developers


The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical service directly to patients to be commercial interests. For more information, visit www.accme.org. All identified relevant relationships must be mitigated and the educational content thoroughly vetted for fair balance, scientific objectivity, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations. It is required that disclosure of or absence of relevant financial relationships be provided to the learners prior to the start of the activity.

Learners must also be informed when off-label, experimental/investigational uses of drugs or devices are discussed in an educational activity or included in related materials.

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. Moreover, expressed views do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the ACAAI. All identified conflicts of interest have been mitigated

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/08/2021 - 7:30am CDT
Event ends: 
09/08/2021 - 4:15pm CDT

Michael Blaiss, MD
Consultant: Pfizer, Merck, Hycor, ALK, Greer, Sanofi, JDP, PMD, DBV

Timothy Craig, DO 
Speaker: CSL Behring, Biocryst, Pharming
Consultant: Takeda, Ionis

Alan Baptist, MD, MPH
Researcher: AstraZeneca , Novartis, Takeda

James Baldwin, MD
Healgen Scientific LLC, Researcher, consulting fees
Access Bio, INC, Researcher, consulting fees
Discovery Research FFMI, Researcher. Consulting fees
Regeneron, Researcher, consulting fees

Anna Kovalszki, MD
Speaker: GSK

The following have no relevant financial relationships to disclose:
Jung Yi Sun, MD
Deborah Lee, MD
Marisa Hodges, MD
Ruchi Gupta, MD
M. Razi Rafeeq, MD
Svetlana Kriegel, MD
Julie Hemminger

Available Credit

  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.00 Attendance
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