2017 ACAAI Virtual Annual Meeting

October 28, 2017 to October 29, 2017

Join the Boston 
Meeting Virtually!

Two days of outstanding education for only $249 for College members
($349 for non-members)
Claim up to 14.5 CME credits
(including 5.0 MOC credits)

Event starts Saturday, October 28
at 8:30am EST
Event ends Sunday, October 29
at 6:00pm EST 

Even if you can’t travel to Boston this year, you can “attend” the plenary and symposia on Saturday and Sunday using your PC or mobile device.

And you can claim up to 14.5 CME (including 5.0 MOC) credits for your participation!

Click to see a brief clip of what the Virtual Meeting is like.

When the event nears, this page will be updated with instructions on how to join the Virtual Meeting via Adobe Connect. The link and instructions will also be emailed to you at that time.

The virtual meeting will include:

  • Access to all the presentation slides from the virtual annual meeting
  • Live broadcast of the speakers and their slides from the Saturday (10/28) and Sunday (10/29) plenary and symposia sessions (see session listing below)
  • The ability to submit questions to be included during session Q&A
  • The ability to discuss topics with your fellow virtual participants
  • Access to the recordings of the virtual sessions after the Annual Meeting concludes
  • This is a "live" webcast. CME credit will be claimed based on particpation in the live webcast.

Virtual Annual Meeting Sessions:

Test your system to ensure you are able to participate virtually

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 live activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

This activity is supported by independent educational grants from Merck and Teva Respiratory.

Target Audience

  • All practicing allergists/immunologists
  • Fellows in allergy/immunology training programs
  • Primary care physicians who care for allergy patients
  • Allied health professionals in the field of allergy and immunology

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify major advances in key areas of cutting edge research in immunologic mechanisms and allergic responses, including anaphylaxis and pathophysiology of the upper airways, lungs, eyes, skin and gastrointestinal tract
  • Demonstrate knowledge of basic processes linking molecular and cellular biology and genetics with allergic pathophysiology and immunodeficiency
  • Translate emerging clinical science principles to clinical practice in patients with allergic and immunologic diseases
  • Evaluate and implement state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for treating patients with allergic and immunologic diseases
  • Explain the impact of environmental exposures and external influences on patients with allergic disorders
  • Recognize emerging trends in the prevalence of allergic and immunologic disorders and discuss their impact on public health
  • Evaluate the impact of new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies on health care costs and outcomes
  • Discuss processes, tools and technologies for the efficient allergy and immunology practice

Additional information
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 14.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 14.50 Attendance
  • 5.00 MOC
Course opens: 
08/01/2017
Course expires: 
04/20/2018
Event starts: 
10/28/2017 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
10/29/2017 - 6:00pm
Cost:
$349.00
Rating: 
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Virtual Meeting
San Francisco, CA
United States

Available Credit

  • 14.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 14.50 Attendance
  • 5.00 MOC

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/01/2017
Course expires: 
04/20/2018

Price

Cost:
$349.00
Please login or create an account to take this course.

Required Hardware/software

NOTE: You do NOT need a PayPal account to purchase the course. When you check out and review purchase, at the PayPal sign in page, click on Pay with Debit or Credit Card or Sign Up. You will then be able to make your purchase without logging in or creating an account.

System Requirements to Attend:

  • On a Windows or Macintosh PC:
    • Web browser (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, Firefox, etc.)
    • Speakers or headphones for audio
    • Internet connection
  • On an iOS or Android Mobile Device:
    • The Adobe Connect app (available from iTunes App Store or Google Play)
    • Internet connection