Health Disparities in Food Allergies and Asthma

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Session 3301 from the 2017 AAAAI Annual Meeting identifies the disparities that exist for food allergies and asthma, examines the impacts of these differences, and discusses strategies to improve the health of vulnerable populations based on results of published and on-going studies.

Target Audience

Physicians
Allergists/Immunologists
Nurses
Nurse Practitioners
Allied Health Professionals

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss the disparities that exist for food allergies and asthma
  • Understand the impact of these disparities on morbidity and mortality
  • Discuss strategies to reduce disparities in order to improve health for vulnerable populations
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.25 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
05/31/2017
Course expires: 
05/31/2019
Cost:
$25.00
Rating: 
0

Faculty
Dr. Matthew J. Greenhawt, MD MBA MSc
Department of Internal Medicine, Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO
Relevant relationships: None

Dr. Sujani Kakumanu, MD FAAAAI
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
Relevant relationships: None

Dr. Andrew H. Liu, MD FAAAAI
Colorado Childrens, Denver, CO
Relevant relationships: None

Reviewers
Karen Gregory, DNP APRN-BC RRT AE-C

Oklahoma Allergy and Asthma Clinic, Edmond, OK
Relevant relationships: Merck, MEDA and Novartis: speakers bureau

Samuel Gubernick, DO FAAAAI
Family Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Associates, Largo, FL
Relevant relationships: None

Kristin Sokol, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brookline, MA
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 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE Designation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology (AAAAI) is a Provider, approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10704, for up to 1.25 Contact Hours.

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

  1. Register for the activity.
  2. Review the CME and Disclosure information.
  3. Complete all required components.
  4. Complete the post-test. You must achieve a score of 70% or higher on post-tests to claim credit.
  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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Release date
Original release date: June 1, 2017.  Valid for credit through May 31, 2019.

Questions
Activity-related questions should be directed to cme@aaaai.org

Available Credit

  • 1.25 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.25 CME
    CME credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/31/2017
Course expires: 
05/31/2019

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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