AAAAI-NAIA/JACI: In Practice Virtual Journal Club: Dec. 5, 2017

December 5, 2017

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5 Dec Credit Claiming Instructions.pdf

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The Virtual Journal Club is a one hour live webinar open to all AAAAI members that will focus on the newest clinically relevant content published in JACI: In Practice. The presenters will review research relevant to your allergy/immunology practice in an interactive format.

The December 5, 2017 webinar will focus on two journals as follows (click the Program tab to download the PDFs):

Recurrent Acute Rhinosinusitis Prevention by Azithromycin in Children with Non- Allergic Rhinitis (JACI: In Practice, Nov-Dec 2017, pp1632-1638)
Whitney Stevens, MD PhD
Instructor of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Daniel L. Hamilos, MD FAAAAI
Associate Professor of Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Depression and Asthma Outcomes in Older Adults: Results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (JACI: In Practice, Nov-Dec 2017, pp1691-1697)
Reena S. Mehta, MD
Attending Physician, Allergy & Asthma Specialists, P.C., Saddle River, NJ
Alan P. Baptist, MD MPH FAAAAI
Associate Program Director, University of Michigan, Division of Allergy, Ann Arbor, MI

Scroll to the bottom of this page for a PDF of instructions for accessing the webinar and claiming CME credit.


Target Audience

Allergist/Immunologists
Fellows-in-training

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss the relationship between asthma and depression and how this affects health outcomes
  • Describe the role of prophylactic antibiotics used to prevent recurrent actue sinusitis in patients with non-allergic rhinitis.

Additional Information

Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.00 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
11/16/2017
Course expires: 
06/30/2018
Event starts: 
12/05/2017 - 6:30pm
Event ends: 
12/05/2017 - 7:45pm
Cost:
$0.00

Planning Committee
Faith Huang, MD
South California Permanente Medical Group, Downey, CA
Relevant relationships: None

Amber Patterson, MD
Blanchard Valley Medical Associates, Findlay, OH
Relevant relationships: None

Michael Schatz, MD MS FAAAAI
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, San Diego, CA
Relevant relationships: None

Jonathan Tam, MD
Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Relevant relationships: None

Faculty
Alan P. Baptist, MD MPH FAAAAI

Associate Program Director, University of Michigan, Division of Allergy, Ann Arbor, MI
Relevant relationships: None

Daniel L. Hamilos, MD FAAAAI
Associate Professor of Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Relevant relationships: OptiNose, Regneron (consultant); Genentech, Sanofi (drug development)

Reena S. Mehta, MD
Attending Physician, Allergy & Asthma Specialists, P.C., Saddle River, NJ
Relevant relationships: None

Whitney Stevens, MD PhD
Instructor of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Relevant relationships: None

Content Reviewers
Stuart Abramson, MD FAAAAI
Shannon Medical Center, San Angelo, TX
Relevant relationships: None

Todd Rambasek, MD FAAAAI
ENT Allergy & Health Services, Westlake, OH
Relevant relationships: None

Accreditation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Medium and Method of Physician Participation for a Live Activity
Follow these steps to complete the activity:

  1. Register for the activity.
  2. Review the Accreditation and Disclosure information.
  3. View pre-meeting information and/or complete the pre-test, where available.
  4. Attend the meeting. Be sure to sign in so your attendance can be recorded.
  5. Complete the activity evaluation.
  6. Claim your credits. Enter only the number of credits earned based on your participation in the activity.
  7. Print or save your certificate.

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Questions
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Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.00 CME
    CME credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/16/2017
Course expires: 
06/30/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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5 Dec Credit Claiming Instructions.pdf

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