2018 ACAAI Virtual Annual Meeting

November 17, 2018 to November 18, 2018

Join the Seattle 
Meeting Virtually!

Two days of outstanding education for only $249 for College members
($349 for non-members)
Claim up to 12 CME credits
(including 4.5 MOC credits)

Event starts Saturday, November 17
at 8:00am PST
Event ends Sunday, November 18
at 4:30pm PST 


Even if you can’t travel to Seattle, you can still join the Annual Meeting virtually!  In addition to viewing the presentations and streaming audio and video, you can submit questions to speakers and chat with fellow virtual attendees.

Click here to see a brief clip of what
the Virtual Meeting experience 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 (11/17) and Sunday (11/18) 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


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 12.0 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

  • 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

As required by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and in accordance with the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (College) policy, the College must identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals responsible for the development, management, presentation, or evaluation of content for a CME activity. Financial disclosures are reviewed in advance, to ensure any potential conflicts of interest are resolved. 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. Specific disclosure information for the 2018 Annual Meeting is conveniently located online.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 12.00 Attendance
  • 4.50 MOC
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/17/2018 - 8:00am CST
Event ends: 
11/18/2018 - 4:30pm CST
Virtual Meeting
Seattle, WA
United States

Available Credit

  • 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 12.00 Attendance
  • 4.50 MOC


Please login or create an account to take this course.


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