This list includes CME and non-CME activities that are not programmed or accredited by the AAAAI, but that may be of interest to AAAAI members or other healthcare providers working in allergy/immunology. Visit the organizations' sites to determine if CME/CE credit will be offered.

For more information about any of these activities, please contact the sponsoring organizations named in the session descriptions.

To request the addition of an event to this listing, please contact the AAAAI Education Staff at

Online or Ongoing

AAMC Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Certificate Program
The Association of American Medical Colleges is accepting applications for a new cohort of participants in the LEAD Certificate Program. Designed for early- to mid-career faculty, the program provides a firm foundation in the best practices and recognized theoretical models of effective educational leadership that are key to advancing medical education at all levels.  Participants (Fellows) gain knowledge, skills, values, and real-life application that faculty and professionals in academic medicine need to be successful educational leaders. For more information and to apply, visit the LEAD Certificate Program webpage.

Clinical Advances in Allergy Management
Clinical Advances in Allergy Management is a Medscape website that offers a unique collection of educational activities delivered by leading experts in the field designed to address the challenges of allergy management: selecting the most effective treatment approach, improving patient adherence to treatment, and utilizing the latest available therapies. Visit Medscape to review the resources currently available.

American Lung Association Asthma Educator Institute
The American Lung Association Asthma Educator Institute is a two-day preparatory course for those qualified to take the National Asthma Educator Certification Board (NAECB) examination. Developed in January 2003, the Asthma Educator Institute was recently updated to reflect the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program Expert Panel Report 3: Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Asthma. Visit the ALA website for more information.

American Lung Association LUNG FORCE Expos
LUNG FORCE Expos are a great opportunity for patients and healthcare professionals to learn more about the latest trends, resources and research surrounding lung cancer, COPD, asthma and other lung diseases. Click HERE for more information and to find an Expo near you.

American Lung Association Implementation and Interpretation of Spirometry in the Primary Care Practice
Implementation and Interpretation of Spirometry in the Primary Care Practice will be held in 13 states across the country in 2018. Visit the ALA website for more information and the 2018 training dates/locations.

May 2018

22nd International Conference on Immunology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases
The 2018 International Conference will be held May 10-12, 2018 in Frankfurt, Germany. The conference theme is "Advanced Therapies for Deadly Diseases" and will include over 20 tracks of content. Abstract submission and registration are currently open and can accessed, along with program details, on the Conference website.

11th International Congress on Autoimmunity
The 11th International Congress on Autoimmunity will be held in Lisbon, Portugal on May 16-20, 2018. The Congress will cover more than 80 autoimmune diseases from a variety of perspectives, both research-based and clinical. The newest therapeutic techniques and diagnostic tools will be discussed as well as the most up-to-date research on genetic, etiology, diagnostic, clinical aspects and novel therapies of autoimmune diseases. The Congress constitutes a network of international leaders on immunology, rheumatology and related fields. Abstract submission will open later this year. For more information visit the Congress website.

The 17th Meeting of the Society for Natural Immunity
The 17th meeting of the Society for Natural Immunity (NK2018) will be held on May 28-June 1, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa in San Antonio, Texas, USA. For more information, visit the NK2018 website.

June 2018

16th Annual New Orleans Aeroallergen Course
The Ochsner Center for Primary Care and Wellness will present their 16th Annual Aeroallergen Course on May 31-June 3, 2018 in New Orleans, LA. Participants will learn how to identify various airborne aeroallergens and practice the hands-on skills needed to do so. The course is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CME CreditTM by the Ochsner Clinic Foundation. Additional course information, including registration fee and housing options, is included in the flyer below. To register visit the Ochsner Center website.
Aeroallergen Course Flyer.pdf

September 2018

12th Annual Arizona Asthma & Allergy Conference
The Arizona Asthma Coalition will present their 12th annual conference on September 29 at the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix, AZ. The program is designed for a range of healthcare providers who treat patients with asthma, and will cover the latest evidence in standards of care and empower providers to improve the care they provide. For more information or to register, visit the Arizona Asthma Coalition website.

October 2018

New!14th Annual Respiratory Disease Young Investigators' Forum
National Jewish Health will host the 14th Young Investiators' Forum October 11-14, 2018 at The Darcy Hotel in Washington, DC. The goals of this program are to facilitate mentoring relationships with expert faculty in respiratory medicine, expand connections to peer investigators, improve the quality of scientific investigation and enhance the communication and presentation of associated research findings. Abstract submission is open until June 18, 2018. For more information on the Forum and abstract submission guidelines, visit the Young Investigators' Forum website.

18th Biennial Meeting of the European Society for Immunodeficiencies

The 18th ESID meeting will be held October 24-27 in Lisbon, Portugal. The program's focus will be "PID - From Fetus to Elderly." Abstract submission is currently open, and submissions will be accepted through May 15. For more information or to submit an abstract, visit the ESID website.