Allergens, Allergy Testing, and Allergy Therapeutics

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2023 AAAAI Annual Meeting - Virtual Content Available

The 2023 AAAAI Annual Meeting is available for virtual participation through December 31, 2023. Visit the Annual Meeting website to register and access the virtual content.
Sessions on Allergens, Allergy Testing, and Allergy Therapeutics include:

1206    Effects of Climate Change on Health: Practical Information and Strategies for Climate Change Communication
1527    Cannabis-Related Allergies: Approaches and Potential Management
1808    Interplay of the Microbiome, Viruses, Allergens and Biologics
2301    World Allergy Forum: New Treatments for Difficult to Treat Inflammatory Diseases – Biologics and Small Molecules
2306    Emerging Diagnostic and Monitoring Approaches in Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Diseases (EGID)
2805    Managing Anaphylaxis to Allergy Injections: “Time is of the Essence”
3309    Advancing the Safety of Allergen Immunotherapy
4307    Climate Change, its Effects on Aeroallergens, and the Clinical Consequences
4713    Updates in Immunotherapy: Dosing, Cross Reactivity and Extract Stability
5403    Use of Sublingual Immunotherapy (SLIT) for Allergic Rhinitis and Conjuntivitis in the United States
5602    Novel Ways of Treating or Preventing Allergies and Asthma: Looking Down the Pipeline
5603    Mold Allergy: Current 'Growth' in Knowledge
5604    Allergy In-Vitro Diagnostics
5607    How Aerobiology Knowledge Could Improve Allergy Practice: From Microscope to Office Practice

Allergens, Allergy Testing, and Allergy Therapeutics Resources for Healthcare Providers

Clinical Resources
Allergy Skin Test and Immunotherapy Forms
Compounding Corner: Resources for USP Chapter 797 Standards for Physician In-Office Compounding of Allergen Extracts
Consultation and Referral Guidelines 

AAAAI Statements and Practice Parameters reflect the most current guidance available from the AAAAI on clinical topics related to allergies, asthma and immunologic disease.

Allergens, Allergy Testing, and Allergy Therapeutics Resources include an overview, explanation of symptoms and diagnosis, treatment and management, an action plan, information for patients, and more.

Collaborate with Allergy Professionals

Interested in collaborating with fellow AAAAI members who share a particular interest in Allergy Education? The IRSO Interest Section is the community for AAAAI members interested in focusing and networking on the pathogenesis, prevalence, diagnosis and management of rhinitis, sinusitis and hypersensitivity ocular disorders. Topics covered include: allergy diagnostics and standardization, immunotherapy, diagnosis and treatment of rhinitis, sinusitis and ophthalmic conditions secondary to allergy.

To learn more about the work of this interest section, contact one of the leaders below:

Chair: Christopher W. Calabria, MD FAAAAI             

Vice Chair: Tolly Epstein, MD MS FAAAAI

Secretary: Punita Ponda, MD FAAAAI         

Staff Liaison: Cate O'Brien        

Interested in aligning with IRSO?

Becoming part of the IRSO community network is as simple as linking to your AAAAI personal member profiles and updating your profile to reflect your primary membership as IRSO under the tab labeled Involvement.

Or, consider the work of the Immunotherapy, Allergen Standardization and Allergy Diagnostics Committee. Its purpose is to promote education concerning the diagnosis, assessment and treatment of allergies. NOTE: Interest Section Committees are open to all members of the AAAAI.

Allergens, Allergy Testing, and Allergy Therapeutics Resources for Patients

AAAAI’s Tools for the Public offers a variety of resources for patients, including videos, interactive quizzes, and downloadable handouts to learn more about allergic and immunologic conditions. These include:

Latex Allergy
Take Our Mold Quiz
The Truth About Pet Allergies