2016 VAM: 1808 - Microbial Regulation of Allergic Airway Inflammation: Lessons from the AADCRC
What is the new information available about the interaction of allergic airway disease and upper respiratory tract infection that relates to asthma pathogenesis? This symposium session will review the impact of viral and bacterial infections in asthma pathogenesis.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™: 1.25
Credit must be claimed by May 31, 2018. Any credit request on or after June 1, 2018 will be subject to an administrative fee.
Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:
1. Discuss and define the factors that regulate severity of illness to rhinovirus infection
2. Identify the mechanisms by which CARDS toxin induces allergic airway inflammation
3. Describe how virus infection regulates airway epithelial cell function
James E. Gern, MD FAAAAI, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
Joel Barry Baseman, PhD, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
- 1.25 AttendanceAttendance credit.
- 1.25 CECE credit.
- 1.25 CMECME credit.