Allergy Partners 2021 Scientific Meeting: Issues in the Tissues: Allergic Disease of the Skin and Gut

Isle of Palms, SC US
June 26, 2021 to June 27, 2021

Allergy Partners Summer 2021 Scientific Meeting: Issues in the Tissues: Allergic Diseases of the Skin and Gut Topics will include

  • How to recognize, diagnose, and manage FPIES
  • What are the clinical indicators and diagnostic criteria for the diagnosis of eosinophilic esophagitis and what are the current and emerging therapeutic options?
  • What is the role of foods in conditions patients commonly attribute to food allergy?
  • How can the allergist most effectively utilize patch testing in a busy practice?
  • How to recognize the clinical signs and symptoms of systemic diseases with dermatologic manifestations?
  • What are the clinical features of common rashes seen in the allergist’s office?

Target Audience

  • A/I Physicians
  • Fellows in Training
  • Nurse Practioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurses
  • Pharm D.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to:

  • Discuss the appropriate evaluation to diagnose FPIES and discuss the various dietary and other treatment options
  • Discuss the clinical hallmarks of eosinophilic esophagitis, the appropriate laboratory evaluation to diagnose eosinophilic esophagitis and discuss the various current and emerging treatment options
  • Discuss the underlying mechanism by which food contribute to various common ailments and how to best educate patients and families
  • Discuss patient selection, patch test selection, patch test interpretation and patient education while developing a successful patch testing program in a practice
  • Identify systemic illnesses via recognition of common dermatologic manifestations and associated signs and symptoms
  • Identify common dermatologic disorders that are likely to present at the allergist’s office
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 6.00 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
06/23/2021
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
06/26/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
06/27/2021 - 12:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
5

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Allergy Partners Summer 2021 Scientific Meeting: Issues in the Tissues: Allergic Diseases of the Skin and Gut
June 26-27, 2021
Wild Dunes Resort

Saturday, June 26th

08:00am—08:45am         Opening                                                                                             
Dr. David Brown

08:45am—09:45am         FPIES: Review of current guidelines and recent literature                                                                                               
Dr. Sheeba Cherian

09:45am—10:15am         Break

10:15am—11:15am         Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Diagnosis, management and emerging therapies        
Dr. Sean McKnight

11:15am—12:15 pm       Chief Complaint: Food Allergy. Or Is It?
A panel discussion of common ailments that may or may not be related to food allergy                                                                        
Dr. David Fitzhugh, Dr. Ananth Thyagarajan, Dr. Chris Copenhaver      

12:15pm—1:00pm           Lunch - Speaker                                               

Breakout sessions available exactly every half hour:  1:00pm; 1:30pm; 2:00pm; 2:30pm

30 minute intervals        Working with Teams                                                                                               Training Team

30 minute intervals        Patch Testing, Hand’s on Demo                                                                               Wanda Miller, RN & Deanna Lutz                      

30 minute intervals        EMR Tips and Tricks to getting charts completed and meeting MACRA/MIPS              Cody Proctor & Jennifer Boldin

30 minute intervals        Billing and Coding Updates                                                                                      Mary Kendall   

15 minute intervals        Allergy Partners Specialty Pharmacy                                                                        Kelly Short, RPh               

1 on 1 meeting             Biologics                                                                                                                 Kellie Deel    

Please contact Kellie Deel to preschedule your meeting: kdeel@allergypartners.com

 

Sunday, June 27st

08:15am—08:30am        Opening                                                                                             
Dr. David Brown

08:30am—09:30am         Patch Testing: How to Incorporate in Practice and Clinical Pearls                   
Dr. Qurat Kamili

09:30am—10:00am         Break

10:00am—11:00am         Severe Dermatologic Disorders                                                
Dr. Bill McCann                                        

11:00am—12:00pm         2019 Allergy Partners Systemic Data                                     
Dr. Bill McCann                                                                                                                            

For questions related to the topics on this agenda, please contact the following:

Dr. David Brown — President & CEO – dbrown@allergypartners.com
Dr. Bill McCann — Vice President & Chief Medical Officer – bmccann@allergypartners.com

Wild Dunes Resort
5757 Palm Boulevard
GPS Address: 1 Sundial Circle Isle of Palms, SC 29451
Isle of Palms, SC 29451
United States
Planning Committee

Michael Calvin, PA
Allergy Partners of Albuquerque, Albuquerque, NM
Relevant relationships: None

Sheeba Cherian, MD
Allergy Partners of North Texas, Dallas, TX
Relevant relationships: None

Joel Hartman, MD
Allergy Partners of the Piedmont, Winston Salem, NC
Relevant relationships: None

Fred Leickly, MD
Allergy Partners of Columbus, Columbus, IN
Relevant relationships: None

William McCann, MD
Allergy Partners, Asheville, NC
Relevant relationships: None

Mitchell Smith, DO
Central Indiana Allergy
Relevant relationships: None

Faculty

David A. Brown, MD FAAAAI
Allergy Partners, PLLC, Asheville, NC
Relevant relationships: None

Sheeba Cherian, MD
Allergy Partners of North Texas, Dallas, TX
Relevant relationships: None

Chris Copenhaver
Allergy Partners of Western North Carolina, Asheville, NC
Relevant relationships: None

David J. Fitzhugh, MD
Allergy Partners of Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
Relevant relationships: TBD

Qurat Kamili
Allergy Partners of North Texas, Dallas, TX
Relevant relationships: TBD

Fred Leickly, MD
Allergy Partners of Columbus, Columbus, IN
Relevant relationships: None

William McCann, MD
Allergy Partners, Asheville, NC
Relevant relationships: None

Sean McKnight
Allergy Partners, Henderson, NV
Relevant relationships: None

Ananth Thyagarajan
Allergy Partner's Of Springfield, Burke, VA
Relevant relationships: None

Content Reviewers

Anne Russell, MS BSN RN AE-C
Spring Arbor University, Spring Arbor, MI
Relevant relationships: None

The information disclosed by the speakers and planning committee was reviewed in accordance with the AAAAI Disclosure Policy. All potential conflicts of interest were mitigated by the planners, faculty, and reviewers prior to their participation in the development of this activity.
 

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